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Focus On Youth – Summer Jobs

Friday, April 24, 2015

Every summer since 2008, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board has partnered with not-for-profit groups through the Focus on Youth program to support them in delivering free or low cost summer programs and activities that keep young people safe and active.

Student Employees:

Focus on Youth application will open on Monday April 13, 2015. Application closes at 4:00 pm on Thursday April 30th, 2015. If you have question or concerns regarding the application, please contact us at focusonyouth@hwdsb.on.ca or 905.527.5092 ext 2374

Student Employee Qualifications:

* must be 16 to 21 years of age as of June 12th, 2015
* must have been registered in an HWDSB program in 2014-15
* interest or talents in one or more of the following areas: sports, arts/crafts, school community leadership,
music/drama/dance, cultural activities, caretaking, technology
* must be able to commit to work on June 13th, and July 2nd to August 14th (weekdays)
30 to 40 hours per week (varies by site)


HWDSB Parent Involvement Committee Seeks 2015-16 Members

Friday, April 17, 2015

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is currently welcoming applications for the 2015-2016 school year.


JUNO Artist Performs at Orchard Park

Friday, March 13, 2015

JUNO award winning recording artist Lights reflects on her high school days and the magic of music during a surprise performance at Orchard Park. The Orchard Park music program was presented with musical instruments as recipients of the MusiCounts Band Aid program.


HWDSB’s Education Centre, Dundas Valley Secondary Win United Way Awards

United Way awards
Friday, March 06, 2015

Last night’s United Way Celebration and Community Spirit Awards recognized the HWDSB Education Centre and Dundas Valley Secondary School for their impressive 2014 United Way campaigns.


HOCKEY: Sir Allan MacNab captures division-II boy’s hockey title

2014-15 Division-II Boys Hockey Champions – Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The Sir Allan MacNab Lions claimed the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board Division-II Boys Hockey Championship on Monday edging Sir Winston Churchill 3-1.


BASKETBALL: Saltfleet storms to overtime victory for Division-I Senior Boys Championship

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The Saltfleet Storm captured the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board Division-I Senior Boys Championship with a thrilling 74-66 come-from-behind overtime victory over Sir Allan MacNab at McMaster University on Monday.