Community and Continuing Education

Leaders in Action & Literacy Program

Last updated on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.

Leaders in Action bannerWe’re sorry but registration is now closed for CCE’s Summer NON-Credit Programs.  Please check back in the Spring of 2018 for registration in next summer’s programs.


  • FREE for eligible students in Grade 6 (entering Grade 7) to Grade 10 who attended school in Ontario in 2017-18.
  • Program participants will receive two hours of Leadership Training every day of the two-week session.
  • Earn community volunteer hours, learn new skills, and make new friends.
  • Knowledge and skills gained through the Leadership Training will be practiced through volunteering at the Summer Literacy Program. Successful Leaders in Training will graduate on the final day of the session and receive a program certificate and Reference Letter.
  • Visa students, visitors and students who did not attend an Ontario School in 2016-17 may attend for a fee of $375 per session. Fees must be paid in advance by cash or debit at the Hill Park Learning Centre, 465 East 16th Street, Hamilton. Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., statutory and board holidays excepted.
  • Registrations will be accepted until May 26, 2017.   REGISTRATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JUNE 9TH FOR THE LEADERS IN ACTION PROGRAM. 

FLYER – Leaders in Action Summer 2017

Program Where When Time
Leaders in Action and Literacy
(Grades 7 to 10)
Cathy Wever Elementary School
160 Wentworth Street N., Hamilton
 July 10-21, 2017 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Leaders in Action and Literacy
(Grades 7 to 10)
Cathy Wever Elementary School
160 Wentworth Street N., Hamilton
 July 24-August 4, 2017 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
ATTENDANCE:  Inform the teacher each day if you will be absent.  Please remember, parents are responsible for the timely arrival and departure of their child(ren) each day.
EHAVIOUR:  Students enrolled in Summer Programs must make every effort to complete both in class and homework assigned to them.  Any lost time and / or assignments must be reconciled with their classroom teacher.  Students must be respectful of their teachers, fellow classmates and all other support staff on site at designated schools.  Parents will be contacted by the teacher and / or Principal should there be any concerns.  Students may be asked to leave the program if there are any concerns.

SUPPORT:  There are no Special Education Resource Teachers available to assist with program modifications / accommodations.  Every effort will be made by the classroom teacher to support and enhance the learning of each student.  Identified students with Individual Education plans are welcome to attend with the above understanding.  HWDSB is committed to protecting your personal information.


Program participants need to bring the following items with them to the Summer Leaders in Action Program everyday:
Pen/Pencil, Eraser, Peanut Free Lunch, Water Bottle, Running Shoes, Summer Hat, Sunscreen

To find out more information about our program call the:

CCE Hill Park Learning Centre at 905-561-2190