Welcome to Hess Street School – Home of the Huskies!

On behalf of the staff at HessStreet School, welcome to our website!  The purpose of this website is to provide a way for students and parents to access information about the many great things happening at Hess Street School.

Hess Street School has a very diverse ethnic and cultural student population.  It is a place of caring, acceptance, understanding and great potential.  Our students benefit greatly from our highly dedicated and dynamic staff who help them accomplish great things!

We strongly encourage students and their families, our family, to get involved.  If there are things you would like to see added to our website, please stop by the office or e-mail us your suggestions.

Thank you for visiting our website. We encourage you to come back often for the latest information and upcoming events!

News

School Offices Closed for the Summer

Friday, June 30, 2017

Just to remind parents and students, our school office is closed for the summer, between Tuesday, July 4 and Friday, August 25. We will be unable to respond to any messages during this time. Our offices will reopen on Monday, August 28.

If you have any questions or need assistance over the summer, please call 905-527-5092 or email info@hwdsb.on.ca.


Trustees Chart Bold Future with Revitalized Downtown Development

Monday, June 05, 2017

HWDSB Trustees transformed a final decision on downtown schools into a bold push for a community hub anchored by a new elementary school on the soon-to-be-vacant Sir John A. Macdonald school site.

The Board of Trustees met Monday, June 5 to conclude the West Hamilton Accommodation Review looking at Bennetto, Cathy Wever, Central, Dr. Davey, Earl Kitchener, Hess Street, Queen Victoria, Ryerson and Strathcona elementary schools.

Changes to Non-Credit Summer Programs for Students in Grades 7 to 10

Monday, May 29, 2017

Community and Continuing Education is pleased to offer a variety of Non-Credit Summer Programs for students in Grades 7 to 10.
Some of the programs have been cancelled, but for those that are still running, the deadline to register has been extended to midnight on Friday, June 9.
Visit the Non-Credit Summer Programs page to see what programs are being offered.


Hess Town Local Community

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The community “Hesstown” that Mrs. Moase’s Grade 1s built for the “Local Community” unit in Social Studies.

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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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