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Letter from Director Regarding Earl Kitchener Incident

Friday, October 24, 2014

Dear Parents and Guardians, As you may know, a disturbing incident occurred at Earl Kitchener Elementary School this week that involved an attempt to remove a child from the playground. Understandably, students and parents are experiencing anxiety. Below, please see an update that Hamilton Police encouraged us to share with schools in HWDSB: The Hamilton […]


Message in Response to Ottawa Events

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The tragic events that unfolded in Ottawa yesterday have left many of us at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board shaken and disturbed. As a country, we mourn the loss of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, a reservist from Hamilton and a graduate from Sherwood Secondary School, who died tragically in Ottawa.


United Way – Math 456 Program

Monday, October 20, 2014

The United Way supports programs that impact our community, our friends and our neighbours each day. HWDSB’s United Way Campaign drive helps to generate funds that will impact our wider community as well as our personal friends and family members.
Payroll deduction is a convenient way for you to make a difference. Please ask your Principal or manager what you can do to support the United Way. “Give a little. Help a lot.”


Collegiate Avenue Celebrates DeGroote Donation

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Students at Collegiate Avenue Elementary School in Stoney Creek were extremely excited to receive a donation in the amount of $10,000 from Michael G. DeGroote.


TLE – Taking Flight: Open House

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Celebrate as TLE TAKES OFF! Transforming Learning Everywhere is changing how students are learning at HWDSB.
Join the transformation across HWDSB.
Attend the TLE Taking Flight Open House on October 29, 2014 at the Education Center between 10:00 a.m. and noon.

Featuring keynote speaker Dean Shareski from Discovery Education Canada.
See the impact of TLE through Student demonstrations.


HWDSB Partners with Physical Literacy Summit

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Thursday, September 25, 2014

In fall of 2013, HWDSB got behind a different kind of literacy. And now, it’s time to do another lap. HWDSB co-ordinated a movement to make kids more physical literate in Hamilton. By building relationships and providing some direction with local education, sport, recreation, health and early learning centres the Ontario Physical Literacy Summit was born.