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Grade 8 Option Sheet Information Sessions

Friday, January 12, 2018

Option Sheet Information Nights are welcoming and practical sessions that help Grade 8 students and their parents select courses for the 2018-19 school year.

Take your time to plan, with your parents or guardians, so that you can work toward the pathway that will be best for you. At HWDSB, we believe in you, and in the ability of our staff to support you.

We look forward to seeing you!

For a full list of secondary school dates and times, please visit our Grade 8 Option Sheet Information Night page.


Winter Concert – December 15th, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Please join us for Queen Victoria’s Winter Concert. There will be two performances at 11:00am and 1:30pm. Please check when your child’s class will be presenting.11:00am Concert SK M. Wilson – SK Dykstra – SK Kobus – 1 McMurray – 1 Samuel – 2/3 Berneshawi … Read more about Winter Concert – December 15th, 2017


How HWDSB Handles Inclement Weather

Friday, December 01, 2017

As winter approaches, we want to remind all HWDSB families about how we make the decision to cancel school and board operations. This is often a difficult call to make, and is made with the safety and security of our students and staff in mind.

Holiday Bazaar

Thursday, November 30, 2017

School Council is hosting a holiday bazaar on Friday December 8th, 2017 from 9:00-5:00pm in the gym. There will be close to 30 vendors plus a tea room and bake sale. All proceeds go to subsidizing class trips and transportation. Please stop by to do … Read more about Holiday Bazaar


HWDSB Marks Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week 2017

Sunday, November 19, 2017

To mark Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week, HWDSB is working to make schools safer with its new bullying resource and continuing support for the board-wide use of the innovative anti-bullying TipOff service.


French Immersion Applications Ends Soon

Friday, November 17, 2017

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) French Immersion registration ends on Thursday, November 30, 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 students within Hamilton and offers a guaranteed placement in the program, but not necessarily at their French Immersion in-catchment school.

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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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