The HWDSB Together We Create Change Conference gave elementary and secondary students an opportunity to exchange ideas and celebrate initiatives they have worked on to create change locally and globally.
Hamilton students come together to eradicate child poverty and promote healthy lifestyles at Hamilton’s Run4Change event.
Orchard Park’s Sara Salmon earns Stoney Creek Chamber of Commerce’s Junior Citizen of the Year award
Sara Salmon is committed to assisting others, having devoted more than 1,000 hours to the cause. But the 17-year-old Orchard Park Secondary School student, and Stoney Creek Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Junior Citizen of the Year, says helping people is about more than logging hours of service.
Finalists from across the HWDSB district competed for top honours at the HWDSB Final Oral Competition during Education Week. This speech on Education took top honours in the intermediate division. Be sure to check out the junior division winner and other informative speeches in the Oral Competition 2015 playlist on HWDSBtv’s YouTube channel.
Technology and Trades students from across HWDSB contributed project work for a lobby display at the Education Centre during Education Week. If you were not able to see it in person check out this photo montage of their impressive work.
Education Week takes place during the first full week in May. It is an annual event celebrated by school boards and schools across the province. It is a time for students, teachers and parents to celebrate teaching excellence and student achievement. This video demonstrates how HWDSB embraces the spirit of Education Week every week of the school year.