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:

April 21 – Parent Council Meeting
April 27 – Mid Term Reports go home with students.
May 1st – Final day to drop a course before Full Disclosure for senior students
May 22 – Senior Prom at Liuna Station
June 5 – Grad Breakfast 7:30am
June 12 – Locker Clean Out
June 19 – Grad gown pick up 11 am – 1 pm
June 23 – Grade 12 Graduation, 4pm at Hamilton Place
June 25 – P.A. Day
June 26 – P.A. Day – Last day of school

Grade 12 Exams will run June 15 – June 18

Grade 9 – 11 Exams will run June 18 – June 23

Please see the Exam Schedule posted to this website for Exam dates and times.

**SEM 2 Final Report Cards will NOT be mailed home this year**

Report cards & Gr 12 portfolios can be picked up at the school after July 6 from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm



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Our Board

Watch: Focus On Youth - Summer Jobs
Every summer since 2008, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board has partnered with not-for-profit groups through the Focus on Youth program to support them in delivering free or low cost summer programs and activities that keep young people safe and active. Student Employees: Focus on Youth application will open on Monday April 13, 2015. Application closes at 4:00 pm on Thursday April 30th, 2015. If you have question or concerns regarding the application, please contact us at focusonyouth@hwdsb.on.ca or 905.527.5092 ext 2374 Student Employee Qualifications: * must be 16 to 21 years of age as of June 12th, 2015 * must have been registered in an HWDSB program in 2014-15 * interest or talents in one or more of the following areas: sports, arts/crafts, school community leadership, music/drama/dance, cultural activities, caretaking, technology * must be able to commit to work on June 13th, and July 2nd to August 14th (weekdays) 30 to 40 hours per week (varies by site)