Grade 9 at Glendale – Information Brochure

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Coming to Glendale next year? Interested in our programs? Please have a look at our Grade 9 Info pamphlet to start the conversation. Glendale_Grade 9 Handbook.3 Remember Thursday November 19th is our Grade 8 Information Night.

Earn Credits for Prior Learning 

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Did you know that students can earn credits for their prior learning? At HWDSB, this evaluation and credit-granting process is called Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition, or PLAR for short.

Skilled TRADES – A Panel Discussion on December 1, 2015

Monday, November 16, 2015

HWDSB is holding its second skilled trades panel discussion at which students in grades 9 to 12 can hear from a tradesperson about what its like to work in the skilled trades.We hope that every attending student can bring a parent or guardian with them, … Read more about Skilled TRADES – A Panel Discussion on December 1, 2015

Glendale Performing Arts in International Competition

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Saturday, November 14, 2015

This Thursday, November 19, 2015, the GPA will represent HWDSB and Hamilton in the Stratford Festival’s International Student Players Festival. We are presenting a 18 minute version of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” to the judges. Our production takes place in 1920’s Hamilton and our … Read more about Glendale Performing Arts in International Competition

Labour Update for Families (Nov. 13, 2015)

Friday, November 13, 2015

Thank you again for your understanding during the provincial job actions affecting our schools. We appreciate your continued support as we begin to slowly return to our regular school routines.


Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) is the formal evaluation and credit-granting process whereby students may obtain credit for prior learning. Prior learning includes the knowledge and skills that students have acquired, in both formal and informal ways, outside secondary school. Students may have their … Read more about PRIOR LEARNING ASSESSMENT AND RECOGNITION (PLAR)

Art Smart Call for Auditions

Friday, November 06, 2015

The Art Smart program is based at Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School. Students from secondary schools across the district will attend Sir Allan MacNab for their second semester. These young actors will be able to sing, dance, play and act while earning 4 credits towards … Read more about Art Smart Call for Auditions

Volunteer Opportunity for Students

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Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Labour Update for Families

Monday, November 02, 2015

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is pleased to have learned that a tentative agreement was reached today with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE). At HWDSB, CUPE represents caretakers in schools and facilities. Details are confidential until ratified.

Important Dates at Glendale in November

Friday, October 30, 2015

Important dates and events in November; Wednesday November 4th – Take Your Kid to Work Day (Grade 9s – All Day) Tuesday November 17th – School Council @ 6pm in the library Thursday November 19th – Mid-Term Reports are walked home by students Thursday November … Read more about Important Dates at Glendale in November

Grade 9 Movie Night – October 29

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Friday, October 30, 2015

Glendale’s student leader team, Bear Traxx hosted our Grade 9 students in the cafeteria team completing building activities and watching a scary movie! Great turnout and enthusiasm from our Grade 9s and leadership from Bear Traxx members.Thank you to Bear Traxx and the staff for … Read more about Grade 9 Movie Night – October 29


Monday, October 26, 2015

Coming 2016!

Glendale’s Awards Assembly

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Sunday, October 25, 2015

Each year Glendale celebrates our undergraduates who have earned Academic Excellence and Subject Awards with an Awards Assembly. This year we had scheduled it for Wednesday, November 4th. Unfortunately due to auditorium renovations, we will not be able to hold our assembly in it’s usual … Read more about Glendale’s Awards Assembly

Labour Update for Families

Friday, October 16, 2015

We would like to update families on the latest developments concerning labour negotiations and sanctions for employee groups at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB).

Federal Election Polling Stations

Friday, October 16, 2015

Schools across HWDSB will act as polling stations on Monday, October 19.These schools are centrally located in ridings/wards that are easy to access for the voting public.Our school will be a polling station on Monday. Please be assured the doors will remain locked during the … Read more about Federal Election Polling Stations

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