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Don’t Push Me Down

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Turkey Rhubarb celebrated Pink Day by singing Woody Guthrie’s song “Don’t You Push Me Down” at Prince Philip School. Prince Philip students joined in the singing reinforcing the important message of the day.

Day of Pink – Stand Up and Speak Out

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

April 9, HWDSB staff and students will join millions of people worldwide by wearing pink to recognize the International Day of Pink.

Science Savvy Students at BASEF

Monday, March 31, 2014

Many HWDSB students participated in the 2014 Bay Area Science & Engineering Fair. Some of our savvy HWDSB students discuss the importance of science and the impact of being involved with BASEF.

Black History Month: Anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison

Fwd: Black History Month: Anniversary of Nelson Mandela's release from prison
Monday, February 10, 2014

On Feb. 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela was set free after 27 years of imprisonment. Mandela led the struggle to oppose the system of apartheid which denied legal and human rights to the majority of the people of South Africa who were categorized as black or colored.

Grammy and Emmy Winners Coach Students

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Grammy award-winning singer Mark Doss and his wife Emmy award winning makeup artist Dawn Rivard are teaming up to coach Buchanan Park students in preparation for a school production of Carmen.

Hill Park – Awarded First and Second Canada Wide

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

After months of voting and waiting, the winners of Allstate Canada’s national anti-distracted driving contest were finally announced. Hill Park’s video entry was selected as the second best video in Canada, and Hill Park’s poster entry was selected as the best in Canada.