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Health Co-op Helps Define Student Pathways

Friday, December 05, 2014

Students are given the opportunity to learn about Health Care Pathways through a co-op partnership between HWDSB and Hamilton Health Sciences.

What Do You Remember From 1989?

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

HWDSB took a step back in time for the annual Retirement and Quarter Century employee recognition dinner. An evening of fond memories took many of those in attendance back to 1989, the year that they began their service with HWDSB.
This photo montage of the evening includes some pop culture high lights from 1989. See how many you remember and add your favourite memory of 1989 in the YouTube comments section.

One More Game

Sunday, November 23, 2014

“Back in the Game” chronicled the seasons of high school football teams in Hamilton and Edmonton. Both teams will be featured in a full length documentary on TSN prior to the Grey Cup game. In this emotional excerpt from the documentary the Eastglen Blue Devils (Edmonton, AB) and HWDSB’s Sir John A. Macdonald Chiefs (Hamilton, On) find out that they will be going to the Grey Cup game courtesy of Nissan.

Preparing for Secondary School Transition

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Manny Figueiredo, Executive Superintendent of Leadership and Learning comments on HWDSB’s focus on school transitions. Visit www.hwdsb.on.ca for more details on Information Nights for Grade 7 and 8 students preparing to transition to secondary school.

Relive the magic of High School Musical at Westmount.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Relive the Magic of High School Musical at Westmount. Come one and all to Westmount’s very own production of High School Musical! Directed by Cindy Rees, Music Directed by Russ Weil, Produced by Julia Grant, Choreographed by Tina Rath. The show will run from December 4 -13 at 7:30 pm. Watch the video for ticket information.

Virtual class takes Memorial students to the Tower of London.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

On November 10th Discovery Education presented a 30 minute national school assembly to commemorate the centenary of the First World War, live from the Tower of London. HWDSB students from Memorial City participated in a virtual class with Pakeman Elementary students from the UK via Skype. The session culminated with the writing of a collaborative poem and the experience was shared around the world as a part of the televised stream from the Tower of London.

The full stream is available here: