Welcome to Rousseau

Rousseau is an elementary school with students in a Full Day Kindergarten program to grade six in the West Cluster of the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board. We are on a balanced school day with two nutrition breaks.


Thank you for Fun Fair!

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Thank you to everyone who helped make the Rousseau Home and School Fun Fair a great success! Please see Thank You Letter for Silent Auction with details about some remaining items still available for bidding.

Fun Fair this Friday!

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Just a reminder that the Rousseau Home and School Fun Fair is this Friday June 17 from 4:00 – 8:00. Each Fun Fair wrist band includes: unlimited use of many events (e.g., bouncey castles, face painting, cookie decorating) as well as FIVE games & THREE … Read more about Fun Fair this Friday!

Staffing Update

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Thank you to Ms. Hamilton who has been doing a great job teaching the Grade 4/5 Class in Room 126. Welcome back to Mr. Obermeyer who is returning to us on Wednesday June 15!

Parent Voice Survey

Friday, June 10, 2016

Parents, guardians and caregivers play a vital role at HWDSB. We want you to tell us how you feel we can better support you and your children in the areas of Student Achievement, School Climate (safe and caring schools), Parent Communication and Parent Engagement.

Please share your thoughts with us by Friday, July 1, 2015 using the Parent Voice Survey.

2016 Rousseau Talent Show!

talent show
Friday, June 10, 2016

2016Rousseau Talent Show: Information for Students and Families Tuesday, June 28 11:40 pm – 1:10 pm Parents Welcome! Audition Information:Mon. June 13- vocal auditions in the gym, break #2Tue. June 14- dance/movement auditions in the gym, break #2Wed. June 15- instruments audition in Ms Fawcett’s … Read more about 2016 Rousseau Talent Show!

Fun Fair volunteers please

Friday, June 10, 2016

Please see the following message from Rousseau Home and School – Parents! We still need volunteers between 6 and 8 pm. Please consider giving us one hour of your time. We need help supervising bouncy castles, candy tables and the art auction Please take two … Read more about Fun Fair volunteers please

    Our Board

    Watch: Young Mother Gives Valedictorian Speech
    Taylor Pipe is class valedictorian and a young mother. When she speaks of the challenges of completing high school while raising a child, her classmates can fully relate. Ten young mothers working in partnership with Grace Haven and HWDSB received their high school diplomas with their children taking part in the celebration. Grace Haven School run by the Salvation Army is an education program catering to prenatal and postnatal teens in Hamilton. Watch Taylor's inspirational speech about rising to life's challenges.

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