After School Literacy Prep Course

When:  Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:35 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. from Feburary 16, 2017 to March 23, 2017 (Excluding school holidays)

Where: Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School, Room 1013


§ Support that helps students develop skills required for success on the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test

§ Certifed teachers help with assigned work and activities

§ Students develop study habits and learn important literacy skills and how to prepare for tests

§ Gain skills and knowledge that builds confidence at school

§ FREE to all eligible students

How to Register:

§ Must be a student preparing to write the OSSLT in Spring 2017

§ Good attitude and attendance are expected.

§ Go online and complete easy registration form at:

§ Complete the registration prior to attending class

§ Child’s school principal must approve participation. You will only be notified if not eligible.


Information for Students – Motherisk Commission

Friday, March 24, 2017

The Ontario government established the Motherisk Commission to review individual child protection cases and provide support for people who are affected by flawed hair testing done by the Motherisk Drug Testing Laboratory at the Hospital for Sick Children. In her independent review, released in December … Read more about Information for Students – Motherisk Commission

Families invited to attend Fresh Air Kids Celebration

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) invites families to a free, engaging and interactive event to learn more about the link between air quality and children’s health – and what we can all do to reduce air pollution.

HWDSB Women in Trades – Girls and Guardians Dinner

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

HWDSB is holding a woman in trades dinner, at which young women in grades 9 to 12 can have table discussions and mentorship opportunities with women working in the trades. Students are strongly encouraged to bring a parent, guardian or caregiver with them, so they too can learn of what the trades offer.

HWDSB Faith Community Advisory Committee Seeks Members

Monday, March 06, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s Trustees recently approved the creation of a Faith Community Advisory Committee (FCAC). HWDSB is currently welcoming applications for members of this new committee.

Bomb Threat Awareness

Monday, March 06, 2017

At HWDSB, we believe all students and staff have the right to learn and work in a safe environment. To do that, it is important that everyone is aware of our Safe Schools policy and procedures to help reduce the risk of harm to students, staff, visitors and facility users in the event of a violent or serious incident.

Valedictorian Process

Sunday, March 05, 2017

Applications for MacNab’s 2017 graduating class’s valedictorian are due in Student Services by3:00pm on Thursday April20th, 2017. All application packages must be complete. Valedictorian speeches and voting process to be determined at a later date. Please click on the link below or access to the … Read more about Valedictorian Process

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    Ms. Kondo's class at Adelaide Hoodless organized a Soup Fest event to raise funds to help a special needs classmate. The $2300 raised will allow their friend Lawson to attend a summer camp without his parents for the first time.

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