A Welcome to WDHS

Welcome to Waterdown D.H.S. – a school with more than 150 years of history, tradition and excellence! We encourage everyone to get involved. Below are some important dates:

Feb 4 – Semester 2 Begins
Feb 8-12 – Option Sheet Presentations
Feb 15 – Family Day – No School
Feb 16 – Parent Council Meeting 6:30pm
Feb 16 – March 1 – Online option or course selection
March 1Signed Option Sheets due to student services
March 10 – Parent Teacher Interviews 5-7pm
March 14-18 – March Break
March 22  -Parent Council Meeting 6:30pm
March 31 – Gr 10 Literacy Test
April 15 – P.A. Day
April 18 – Term 1 Ends
April 19 – Parent Council Meeting 6:30pm
May 17 – Parent Council Meeting 6:30pm
May 20 – Senior Prom at Liuna Station
June 3 – Grad Breakfast 7:30am
June 22-28 – Sem 2 Final Exams
June 29 – Graduation at Hamilton Place 4pm

News

New Secondary Out-of-Catchment process

Friday, February 12, 2016

Our Out-of-Catchment process in secondary is changing. While most students choose to attend their home schools, we know some students want the choice of attending a school outside their neighbourhood.


Athlete of the Week – Lindsay Wilcox

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

WDHS would like to congratulate Lindsay Wilcox on becoming the HWDSB Featured Athlete of the Week!! Great job Lindsay!Please read the article featuring Lindsay, written by WDHS students Selah Bishop and Jenny Fu.http://www.hwdsb.on.ca/athletics/2016/02/03/featured-athlete-of-the-week-lindsay-wilcox-waterdown/

What’s Your Path: Feb 9 Workshop

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Monday, February 08, 2016

Have Your Say About Community Involvement Hours

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) is seeking your feedback on the Draft Community Involvement Activities Policy.HWDSB is committed to a healthy and meaningful service experience for students as they complete their community involvement hours (40 Hours for graduation). HWDSB encourages students to develop an awareness … Read more about Have Your Say About Community Involvement Hours

Please Provide Feedback on the Draft 2016/17 School Year Calendar

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Every year, school boards across Ontario must submit school year calendars to the Ministry of Education. According to Regulation 304, school boards must develop a school year calendar for elementary and secondary schools that includes 194 school days (including seven Professional Activity Days) between September … Read more about Please Provide Feedback on the Draft 2016/17 School Year Calendar


Wear Yellow Days

Monday, January 25, 2016

On Wear Yellow Day students, parents, and staff are encouraged to wear yellow clothing and use active transportation (walking, cycling, rolling, bus) to and from school. Let’s show the world that Hamilton cares about the environment and our health!

School Cash Online Survey

Monday, January 25, 2016

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is pleased to offer School Cash Online, an online service that allows you, as parents/guardians, to pay for your child’s school fees and purchase items related to their school experience in a secure and convenient way. Our school is enrolled with … Read more about School Cash Online Survey


School Cash Online FAQ’s

Monday, January 25, 2016

Did you know that a prepaid Mastercard or Visa, can be used to make payments in School Cash Online? Using a prepaid credit card with a set dollar limit is a great option for parents/guardians who aren’t comfortable entering their personal bank account numbers or … Read more about School Cash Online FAQ’s

International Baccalaureate Information Night is January 28

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Parents and guardians who wish their child to receive enriched high school programming are invited to an information night about the International Baccalaureate diploma.


Feedback Needed About School Cash Online

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is pleased to offer School Cash Online, anonline service that allows you, as parents/guardians, to pay for your child’s school fees and purchase items related to their school experience in a secure and convenient way.Your child’s school is enrolled with School … Read more about Feedback Needed About School Cash Online

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