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Parent Voice Survey

Friday, June 10, 2016

Parents, guardians and caregivers play a vital role at HWDSB. We want you to tell us how you feel we can better support you and your children in the areas of Student Achievement, School Climate (safe and caring schools), Parent Communication and Parent Engagement.

Please share your thoughts with us by Friday, July 1, 2015 using the Parent Voice Survey.


2016 HWDSB Summer Programs

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Community and Continuing Education (CCE) is pleased to work with our school partners to offer summer programs to support our students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 10.To learn more about a specific program or to register, please click on its name below. CCE 2016 Summer … Read more about 2016 HWDSB Summer Programs

Parent Letter re: Balaclava Principal

Friday, April 22, 2016

Please see the letter for parents and guardians below regarding the position of Principal at Balaclava elementary.


Please Provide Feedback on the Draft Naming of Schools Policy

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) recognizes that naming schools, or sections of the school, provides a unique opportunity to further develop an identity for the Board, its staff, its schools, its students and its school communities.For this reason, we invite you to provide comments and … Read more about Please Provide Feedback on the Draft Naming of Schools Policy

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    Watch: Young Mother Gives Valedictorian Speech
    Taylor Pipe is class valedictorian and a young mother. When she speaks of the challenges of completing high school while raising a child, her classmates can fully relate. Ten young mothers working in partnership with Grace Haven and HWDSB received their high school diplomas with their children taking part in the celebration. Grace Haven School run by the Salvation Army is an education program catering to prenatal and postnatal teens in Hamilton. Watch Taylor's inspirational speech about rising to life's challenges.

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