Monday, May 25, 2015
Grade 8 Students: Dont Wait Get Started on your Hours in July!In addition to 30 credits and the literacy test, all HWDSB students must complete at least 40 Community Involvement Hours (CIH) to earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Students can start earning these … Read more
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Community and Continuing Education is pleased to work with our school partners to offer summer programs to support our students as they transition from Elementary to Secondary School. All programs are offered at no charge to families.One week Literacy, Math and Fractions & Decimals programs are offered at a number of schools … Read more
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
With the warmer weather now approaching, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) would like to make you aware of our procedures during a heat event.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Please see the letter below updating elementary parents and guardians regarding the EQAO assessments at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board during the current labour disruptions.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) Trustees are starting a sweeping review of the Board’s vision and focus to better serve students, parents and the greater community. Reimagine HWDSB will start a community conversation this spring with community forums, focus groups and surveys, so the public can tell HWDSB what it thinks.
Thursday, May 07, 2015
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has notified public school boards across Ontario that elementary teachers and elementary occasional teachers will take job action as of May 11, 2015.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has notified public school boards across Ontario that elementary teachers and elementary occasional teachers will take job action as of May 11, 2015. We have been informed that, in HWDSB elementary schools, potential work-to-rule will begin May 11.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
The purpose of this letter is to update Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) families on the status of labour negotiations with elementary teachers. Its important for you to be aware of how this situation may affect your child(ren). Letter to parents
Monday, April 27, 2015
This spring, students in Grade 3 will be writing the EQAO primary assessment and students in Grade 6 will write the EQAO junior assessment. These tests cover math, reading and writing. Below is a newsletter to help parents support their child when it comes to writing.
Monday, April 20, 2015
OPEN HOUSE – Thursday, May 14thBring your family to Open House on May 14th. The School will be open from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Teachers will be available to visit in the Classrooms. Scholastic Book Fair will be set up in the Library.Harvey’s will … Read more
Friday, April 17, 2015
Please see the following flyer for an evening for families of children with special needs to learn about how their child’s needs will be met in the Kindergarten Program. There will also be an opportunity to visit Kindergarten classrooms.
Friday, April 17, 2015
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is currently welcoming applications for the 2015-2016 school year.
Monday, April 13, 2015
Let us help your school receive funds for parent engagement!HWDSB and its Parent Involvement Committee are providing free workshops to help School Councils write successful Parents Reaching Out (PRO) grant applications. Parents Reaching Out (PRO) Grant Writing Workshops Flyer
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board has launched a public survey to see what the wider community wants in the next Director of Education.
Thursday, April 02, 2015
This spring, students in Grade 3 will be writing the EQAO primary assessment and students in Grade 6 will write the EQAO junior assessment. These tests, which cover math, reading and writing, will occur from May 25-June 4, 2015. June 5 is a PA Day. EQAO Tips and Resources … Read more
Monday, March 30, 2015
Prom Project Hamilton is a one-day event at two locations, created by the HWDSB Foundation to support students by offering formal wear for their proms, graduations, formals or other special events. All new and used items are free of charge and have been donated by private and business communities.
Friday, March 06, 2015
Parents as Partners invites you to an evening with Shelley Woon, Superintendent of Leadership and Learning (Student Services/Special Education). This is an opportunity to discuss and learn about how your childs Individual Education Plan (IEP) can communicate your childs needs, set high expectations, capture your … Read more
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
World Down Syndrome Day flyer