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Gr. 7 & 8 Information Night – November 22nd 6 – 8 pm

Friday, November 17, 2017

Please see the attached flyers for important information about upcoming events to help you with your transition to Dundas Valley Secondary School. Hope to see you on November 22nd! DVSS School Flyer Dundas Valley Secondary School List of Web Information for Open House2017


IB Information Night

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Please come to an information session on December 6th if you are interested in participating in an IB program for Gr. 11 and 12. The information session is open to all Gr. 8, 9 and 10 students and parents/guardians. IB-InformationSession-Dec6-2017


HWDSB Land Acknowledgement and Significance of Wampum Belt

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board acknowledges our presence on ancestral Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee Confederacy land as determined by the Dish with One Spoon treaty. The intent of this agreement is for all nations sharing this territory to do so responsibly, respectfully and sustainably in perpetuity. We … Read more about HWDSB Land Acknowledgement and Significance of Wampum Belt

Community and Continuing Education Open House November 22

Monday, November 13, 2017

Community and Continuing Education has moved and is now open at the new HILL PARK LEARNING CENTRE, located at 465 East 16th Street (formerly Hill Park Secondary School).

The open house is taking place on 
Wednesday, November 22, 2017,
6 to 8 p.m. 


Water Testing for Lead

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Dear Parents, Guardians and CaregiversRecently, our school underwent water testing for lead, in accordance with the provincial regulations (O.Reg 243/07). As a result of this testing, concerns were identified within the school. Preventative actions have been taken, which includes temporarily removing the drinking water fixture … Read more about Water Testing for Lead


HWDSB Seeks Feedback on its Draft Fraud Prevention and Management Policy

Monday, November 06, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is gathering public feedback on the Draft Fraud Prevention and Management Policy.

The Draft Fraud Prevention and Management Policy shows HWDSB’s commitment to protecting its assets and maintaining public trust through a system of internal controls designed to prevent, detect, investigate, and report instances of fraud.

To view the Draft Fraud Prevention and Management Policy and to provide comments, please visit HWDSB’s website at www.hwdsb.on.ca/feedback. 

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    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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