Important Message(s)

Heat Warning effective Sept. 23, 2017

Friday, September 22 @ 4:00 pm

The Medical Officer of Health for the City of Hamilton has issued a Heat Warning effective September 23, 2017. For more information, visit www.hamilton.ca/heat.

Welcome to Community and Continuing Education!

MOVING FROM THE RED HILL LEARNING CENTRE!  

Community and Continuing Education HAS MOVED!   Community and Continuing Education is now open at the new HILL PARK LEARNING CENTRE.   The Hill Park Learning Centre is located at 465 East 16th Street (formerly Hill Park Secondary School).  We look forward to offering the following programs at the Hill Park Learning Centre: CCE Main Office, Adult Day School, FastTrack, Advantage, ESL/LINC (with LINC Care for Newcomer Children), LBS Academic and Essential Skills programs, Cornerstone training programs and the Strings Program.

Summer School and Summer On-Line Report Cards

Summer School report cards for the Summer School Sir John A. Macdonald, Summer School Nora F. Henderson, Summer School eLearning and Summer Co-op are available at the Hill Park Learning Centre for pick up. 

NEW Documentation required at Registration

All students who have not attended an Elementary or Secondary School with HWDSB (prior registration with HWDSB CCE programs does not apply) must provide identification to be verified and must complete a Pupil Eligibility Attestation Form at the time of registration for all Ministry of Education programs offered through Community and Continuing Education.   Please click here for accepted forms of identification/proof of program eligibility. 

You’ve come to the right place if your objective is to work on:

Ontario Secondary School Diploma Upgrade and Earn Credits
English as a Second Language Literacy and Basic Skills
OSSLT Test Prep Reach Ahead
Night School CCE online learning button

Do you want to earn your High School diploma?  Start by contacting the Assessment Centre at 905-521-2554 and book your “Credit Assessment” today!

We’re here to help, so make the decision… INVEST IN YOURSELF!

CCE Academic Honesty Policy

Please read our policy regarding Academic Honesty.

The CCE Academic Honesty Policy applies to all students in CCE credit or non-credit programs. Registration and attendance in any CCE program indicates acceptance of CCE policies regarding academic expectations of students.

News

Help Shape French Instruction at HWDSB

Friday, September 08, 2017

HWDSB’s French as a Second Language (FASL) Advisory Committee is seeking members to advise Trustees on elementary and secondary French programming as well as Ministry of Education and community learning supports. Applications are due by Monday, September 25, 2017.


Welcome from HWDSB’s Student Trustees

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

HWDSB’s new Student Trustees Ruby Hye and Morghen Jael would love to share the following letter and video with our school communities, encouraging everyone to make student voice a priority in the year ahead.

HWDSB 2017-18 Elementary School Year Calendar Approved

Monday, May 15, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board has received approval from the Ministry of Education on its 2017-2018 elementary school year calendar.


Bomb Threat Awareness

Friday, April 28, 2017

At HWDSB, we believe all students and staff have the right to learn and work in a safe environment. To do that, it is important that everyone is aware of our Safe Schools policy and procedures to help reduce the risk of harm to students, staff, visitors and facility users in the event of a violent or serious incident.

13 Reasons Why – Suggestions for Families

Monday, April 24, 2017

We want to make you aware of a book and Netflix series causing concern in the educational community. Netflix has released a new series, 13 Reasons Why, that may harm students who struggle with mental health challenges.


Helmet safety tips for the Spring!

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Spring time means outdoor time for using tricycles, bicycles, skateboards, scooters and in-line skates

Hamilton Tax Help

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

New programs like the Canada Child Benefit may mean hundreds of dollars a month in additional income for families in Hamilton. But to receive these benefits, families must file taxes every year Hamilton Tax Help is offering free income tax clinics if your income level is below: Single … Read more about Hamilton Tax Help


Prevent mumps: ensure your vaccines are up to date

Friday, March 31, 2017

Due to increased mumps activity in Hamilton and Ontario, City of Hamilton Public Health reminds parents of children attending school to ensure their child’s vaccine records are up to date.

HWDSB and PIC are celebrating school volunteers

Monday, March 27, 2017

HWDSB and its Parent Involvement Committee invite all school volunteers to attend an open house celebration of those who give their time and energy so that students succeed.

Profiling Volunteer Excellence 2017 will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 6 to 8 p.m. Please register before noon on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.

Find complete details in the Profiling Volunteer Excellence 2017 – Invitation.


Director’s Letter to Families and Tip Sheet re: Quebec City

Monday, January 30, 2017

The news of the deadly attack on a mosque in Ste-Foy, Quebec is leaving many of us at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board saddened and disturbed. As a country, we mourn the tragic loss of life and condemn this deplorable terrorist attack that targeted Muslims, our fellow Canadians, in a peaceful place of worship.

      Our Board

      Watch: Just One Wish Kindness Awards
      The third annual Just One Wish Kindness Awards were held on July 1, 2017 in Gage Park during the It's Your Festival celebrations for Canada's 150th birthday. Organizers honoured 151 children (150 for Canada's birthday and one for good luck), age 4 to 18, from across HWDSB for their kindness. These children exemplify what is means to be Canadian and what Canada is all about. Congratulations to all!

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