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Volleyball: Waterdown, Dundas Valley outlast opponents to claim girls volleyball titles

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Waterdown Warriors and Dundas Valley Gryphons walked away as city champions on Wednesday claiming the senior and junior titles respectively at the 2016-17 Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board girls championship hosted at Waterdown District High School.

Graduation Portrait Retakes

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Hey Gryphon Grads – did you miss you graduation portrait booking or need your pictures retaken? Edge Imaging Studio in Burlington will be open over March Break. Don’t hesitate to book your appointment now.Date: March 13 – 17, 2017Location:Edge Imaging Studio940 Gateway DriveBurlington, OntarioL7L 5K7Graduates … Read more about Graduation Portrait Retakes

Fire Alarm

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

At approximately 12:15 p.m. staff detected smoke in the boys washroom in the circle. As a precaution, the fire alarm was pulled and students evacuated to Sir William Osler elementary. Hamilton Fire Department responded. The hazardous materials team investigated and determined the building was safe … Read more about Fire Alarm

2017-2018 Student Trustee Elections

Monday, February 20, 2017


Random Acts of Kindness Week – February 12th – 18th

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Random Acts of Kindness Week was formally recognized in 1995. This annual seven-day celebration is an opportunity to unite through kindness, and demonstrates that kindness is contagious.Lets Turn the World Kind at HWDSB!It all starts with one act one smile, one coffee for a stranger, … Read more about Random Acts of Kindness Week – February 12th – 18th

International Baccalaureate (IB) Information Night

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Students in Grades 8, 9 and 10 and their parents/guardians are invited to learn more about IB at our upcoming International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Information Night

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    Watch: Elementary Students Experience a Learning Day in the Arts
    Grades 7 and 8 students from Lake Avenue, Sir Wilfrid Laurier and W.H. Ballard visited the Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts to do hands-on arts workshops with professional artists. Their inspiration was the Hamilton Children’s Charter of Rights, and they used four art forms (dance, drama, music and visual arts). The outing connected elementary students interested in the arts with schools offering a Specialist High Skills Majors in Arts and Culture.

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