A fun packed day of learning at Dalewood school focused on the upcoming 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games. Students were engaged in a variety of Pan Am themed workshops that explored science, physical and health education, visual arts, dramatic arts, music and dance.
Five HWDSB students were recognized at the CIBC Pan Am Hamilton Soccer Stadium torch ceremony. These students were honoured for exemplifying the values of true sport and kindness toward others. Prince of Wales student Kadin Aucoin speaks about the power of kindness on behalf of all of the students that were awarded a Just One Wish Kindness Award.
Visit the HWDSBtv YouTube channel to see more coverage of the Pan Am torch ceremony.
With HWDSB’s Aboriginal Heritage Week underway and National Aboriginal Day on June 21, HWDSB’s Education Centre foyer is home to displays of Aboriginal-inspired art, literature and artifacts that encourage learning.
2015 marks the tenth anniversary of Special Olympics at HWDSB. This photo essay captures the spirit and the excitement of the Elementary School event. The kids smiles say it all!
no.9 Contemporary Art & the Environment partnered with nine HWDSB schools to create ideas for a more sustainable Hamilton. See some of their work in this video or check out all of the models on exhibit at Limeridge Mall until June 26, 2015.
This month, HWDSB held its first skilled trades dinner at which young women in grades 9 to 12 heard from a tradesperson about what it’s like to work in the skilled trades.