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Congrats to staff winners of Profiling Excellence Awards!

Congrats to staff winners of Profiling Excellence Awards!

HWDSB is fortunate to have so many HWDSB staff members who support extra-curricular activities that enhance our students' educational experience.

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Director's Letter to Families and Tip Sheet re: Quebec City

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The news of the deadly attack on a mosque in Ste-Foy, Quebec is leaving many of us at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board saddened and disturbed. As a country, we mourn the tragic loss of life and condemn this deplorable terrorist attack that targeted Muslims, our fellow Canadians, in a peaceful place of worship.

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HWDSB Seeks Feedback on its 2017-2018 Budget Priorities

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is looking to hear from the community about how it should align its budget priorities for next year.

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Faces of Hamilton Health Sciences: Ivan Quach, Elementary School Room Teacher

Faces of Hamilton Health Sciences: Ivan Quach, Elementary School Room Teacher

Ivan Quach is the Elementary School Room teacher at McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH). The Elementary School Program is a partnership between the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) and MCH. Ivan has worked for HWDSB for 4 years, and started working at the Elementary School Room at the beginning of the school year, in September.

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Orchard Park wins first senior boys waterpolo title, Westdale claims junior

Orchard Park wins first senior boys waterpolo title, Westdale claims junior

The Orchard Park Patriots captured their first ever Hamilton-Wentworth public high school senior boys’ water polo championship on Thursday while Westdale Westdale picked up another junior title.

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Tiffany Hills - First Impressions

Tiffany Hills - First Impressions

The new year begins with a new school for the Tiffany Hills community. Three students share their first impressions of the first day at Tiffany Hills.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, March 1 - Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Young Naturalist Award

Wednesday, March 1 - The Canadian Association of Principals Student Leadership Award

Wednesday, March 1 - Allan Simpson Fund Award

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Board Meetings

Visit our meetings page for upcoming Board, Committee of the Whole, and Standing Committee meeting dates.

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YouTube

HWDSB now live-streams its Board meetings on the HWDSBtv YouTube channel. We are also archiving past meetings on our YouTube playlist.

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