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Day of Pink – Stand Up and Speak Out

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

April 9, HWDSB staff and students will join millions of people worldwide by wearing pink to recognize the International Day of Pink.

Let’s Recognize Our Volunteers!

Friday, March 28, 2014

Schools across HWDSB are committed to celebrating the excellence of one of their greatest assets –volunteers.

Each year, we welcome nominations and celebrate winners at the Profiling Volunteer Excellence Awards Banquet. This year’s banquet will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.

Students Make and Vote on Posters with Anti-racism Message

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Cathy Wever was transformed into a socially conscious art gallery this month as about 80 students displayed posters aimed at combatting racism with action.

Unpaid Day Friday, March 7 – No School for Students

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Permanent teaching staff will have an unpaid day off work on Friday, March 7, 2014 — a day that will also mean no school for students.

Black History Month: Anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison

Fwd: Black History Month: Anniversary of Nelson Mandela's release from prison
Monday, February 10, 2014

On Feb. 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela was set free after 27 years of imprisonment. Mandela led the struggle to oppose the system of apartheid which denied legal and human rights to the majority of the people of South Africa who were categorized as black or colored.

Letter from the Director: Weather Cancellation

Photo: Hamilton Spectator
Monday, January 27, 2014

Many of you likely woke up this morning surprised that HWDSB schools and board administrative buildings were closed due to winter storm conditions.