Welcome to the Prince of Wales Elementary School website. This website is a great source of important information for parents/guardians, students and members of our community. Please take some time to explore our website and visit often for updates.
*NEW: The school store is now open for business! The school store is located on the third floor in the grade eight pod. The store is open only during first nutrition break and all items are only $1. The store offers chocolate milk, three flavours of popcorn (dill pickle, butter salt, white cheddar) and giant cookies (chocolate chip and double chocolate).
The store is run by grade eight leadership students. All proceeds go towards supporting school activities such as graduation and field trips.
The Down Syndrome Association of Hamilton invites you to the Art Gallery of Hamilton for a free event. The open house entitled Big Dreams — I Amwill take place on Saturday March 21st, 2015. Come enjoy round table discussions, information booths, snacks and beverages as … Read more
Parents/Guardians are strongly encouraged to review the information surrounding measles and vaccinations. This information is from Public Health Services and can be used to identify, educate and protect your family from the current spread of measles in Ontario.For more information please read this document .
Due to an increasing awareness of the dangers of a concussion, the Ministry of Education has directed every school board in Ontario to develop and maintain a protocol on concussions.As a result, HWDSB has developed a Concussion Directive, which recognizes the importance of recognizing suspected … Read more
HamiltonWentworth District School Boards Strategic Directions focus on Achievement Matters, Engagement Matters and Equity Matters. We have created many strategies to meet these directions. Six of these strategies are our focus for the 2015/2016 Budget. Through our budget we will supply additional resources, if available, … Read more
A reminder to all of our Prince of Wales students and families that Friday January 23rd, 2015 is a PA Day. School will resume on Monday January 26th. Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend!
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) has launched its Parent Voice Survey to gather parent opinions on student achievement, school climate, communications and the overall school experience. With the information gathered in this survey , along with student surveys completed last year, board leaders will have a complete picture of … Read more
A special thank you to Fessenden school for their generous donation. POW has received mittens, gloves, and winter clothes to help students who do not have their own. This donation comes at a special time as thewinter windchill has made it very cold outside. Mr. … Read more
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Watch: JUNO Artist Performs at Orchard Park
JUNO award winning recording artist Lights reflects on her high school days and the magic of music during a surprise performance at Orchard Park. The Orchard Park music program was presented with musical instruments as recipients of the MusiCounts Band Aid program.