Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s Director of Education, Manny Figueiredo, releases the 2016-17 Director’s Annual Report to the Community, a collection of stories, progress reports on key priorities and action plans for the year ahead.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board Trustees acclaimed Ward 5 Trustee Todd White as Chair of the Board for a fourth consecutive year and elected Ward 11 and 12 Trustee Alex Johnstone as Vice-Chair at the Initial Board Meeting on December 4, 2017.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) Trustees celebrate the approval of six capital partners who have joined together in partnership to explore a bold downtown community hub hosted on the Board’s Sir John A. Macdonald Secondary School site.
The City of Hamilton, Hamilton Community Foundation, Hamilton East Kiwanis Non-Profit Home Inc., HWDSB, Hamilton Health Sciences and the YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford have signed memorandums of understanding that will see the parties work together to explore and design a community hub in downtown Hamilton.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is launching innovative programming to help reach its targets set in the Student Learning and Achievement priority within its strategic directions.GraduationAt HWDSB, we are focused on our long-term goal of having our students start with us in Kindergarten and proceed … Read more about Committed to Improving Student Learning and Achievement at HWDSB
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) French Immersion registration opens October 20, 2017, for parents looking to enrol their child in Grade 1.HWDSB has introduced a new system-wide application process for entry into French Immersion, which starts in Grade 1. The application is available to all … Read more about HWDSB Launches French Immersion Application Process
The Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released the 2016-17 assessment results in the areas of Primary and Junior Reading, Writing and Mathematics, as well as the results of the Grade 9 Mathematics assessment and the Grade 10 Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT).
With a submission to the Ministry of Education for a new elementary school at the Sir John A. Macdonald site on September 8, 2017 and a December deadline for planning a community Hub, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is looking for more service or program … Read more about Final Call for Partners in HWDSB’s Bold Renewal of Downtown School into a Community Hub
Ontario is investing in new and renovated schools across the province to provide students with the best possible learning environments, and improve access to high-quality, licensed child care for families.
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.
Jobina D’Aloisio was named this year’s Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) recipient of the Wismer Award for High School Coaching Excellence at Carlisle Golf & Country Club on Tuesday, May 30.
Introducing Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) to middle school students – CODEfest 2017
The Industry-Education Council (IEC) of Hamilton has partnered with the Hamilton Public Library, the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board, and the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board to host our inaugural CODEfest 2017. This exclusive event is being held for Hamilton Code Clubs members, in Grades 4-8, at the Hamilton Public Library, Central Branch, circuit 4.0.
Ancaster High School is hosting the 18th annual Dared-to-Tri duathlon at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 26.
Westdale students Ruby Hye and Morghen Jael were sworn in as Student Trustees for the 2017-18 school year at a Board meeting on Monday, May 15.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board has received approval from the Ministry of Education on its 2017-2018 elementary and secondary school year calendars.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is ensuring that all partnerships provide opportunities and supports for student achievement and well-being.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s (HWDSB) ambitious plan to renew its school facilities is on target.
School renewal is one of five new priorities Trustees adopted during HWDSB Reimagine – the new Strategic Directions. These informed an HWDSB Annual Plan, with more detailed goals, targets and strategies for each priority.
Community feedback was at the forefront when Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) staff presented the final staff reports for the Ancaster and West Hamilton City accommodation reviews, with new schools at Hess Street, C H Bray and Rousseau.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is closing in on some of its ambitious targets set in the wake of its new strategic directions.
After Trustees conducted the HWDSB Reimagined initiative, staff drew on five new priorities to develop goals, set targets and start implementing the strategies found in the new HWDSB Annual Plan.
This week’s Student Learning and Achievement report at Program Committee updated Trustees and the public on progress toward the targets set for this priority.
Dozens of HWDSB students are about to visit Europe for an experience they will likely remember forever – the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is co-presenting a free, engaging and interactive event for families, students and the public to learn more about the link between air quality and childrens health and what we can all do to reduce air pollution.The Fresh Air Kids celebration … Read more about HWDSB Invites Families to Fresh Air Kids Event
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is looking to hear from the community about how it should align its budget priorities for next year.Were inviting student, parent and community input as we shape the priorities in next years budget, said HWDSB Board Chair Todd White. This is … Read more about HWDSB Seeks Feedback on its 2017-2018 Budget Priorities