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HWDSB Schools


Recording “Together”

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

A behind the scenes look at HWDSB students recording a song penned by singer and song writer Jim Witter. The recording of the song titled Together included students from across the HWDSB system.

MacNab Student Wins $70,000 TD Scholarship

Emily Sinclair
Monday, June 23, 2014

Emily Sinclair of Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School is among the 20 exemplary high school students recognized this year with TD Scholarships for Community Leadership, a value of up to $70,000.

“Not Simply Pounding Nails”

Monday, June 23, 2014

Habitat for Humanity Hamilton CEO Bob McConkey and HWDSB Board Chair Jessica Brennan celebrated student success at the Burton Street Habitat for Humanity House Build. Students on the build gain credits and learn skilled trades. McConkey told them “you are not simply pounding nails… you have fundamentally changed the lives of the families that will live in these homes.”

I Can Do Anything

Friday, May 23, 2014

The 2014 elementary Special Olympics put smiles on hundreds of young faces. One hundred volunteers from Saltfleet Secondary helped to make this special day possible. I Can Do Anything was the theme and the students competed in a variety of events where everyone was a winner.

Girl Power @ HWDSB

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

600 elementary girls gathered at Dofasco Park to collectively celebrate a year of growth with their Girls Only clubs. Girls Only builds self esteem in young girls with the aim of helping them become confident young women.

Malala Was My Daughter

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Ziauddin Yousafzai speaks about his daughter Malala’s resilience and conviction. His story of hope turns the tragic assassination attempt on Malala’s life into a story of purpose. Hear what this proud father says he didn’t do to help his daughter become a courageous outspoken advocate on the equity of education for all.