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:

June 16 – Locker Clean Out
June 17 – 22 – Grade 12 Final Exams
June 22-28 – Grade 9 -11 Final Exams
June 27 – Grad Gown Pickup 11am-1:30pm, Student Services
June 29 – Graduation at Hamilton Place 4pm


**Please note: Grade 12 Grad Portfolio’s and All Grades Final Report Cards will be available for pickup at the school, starting July 11 from 8:30am – 1:30pm

All lockers must be cleaned out by June 28 – Items remaining will be donated and/or discarded

All Library books are now due – Please return any signed out books to the Library


Student schedules

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Timetables are being handed out in period one June 21st. These preliminary timetables reflect the courses you chose. Please note that the teachers and period the course is scheduled in may change. Therefore review this timetable to make sure you have all of the courses … Read more about Student schedules

WDHS Chronicles May/June 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016

WDHS Chronicles is the school newspaper with articles written by WDHS Students. To view the May/June2016Edition, please click on the link WDHSChronicles – MayJune

A Message to Parents on Rabies

Monday, June 13, 2016

Please read the following information from Public Health on how to protect you and your family from Rabies. Rabies-parent factsheet_May2016

Parent Voice Survey

Friday, June 10, 2016

Parents, guardians and caregivers play a vital role at HWDSB. We want you to tell us how you feel we can better support you and your children in the areas of Student Achievement, School Climate (safe and caring schools), Parent Communication and Parent Engagement.

Please share your thoughts with us by Friday, July 1, 2015 using the Parent Voice Survey.

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    Our Board

    Watch: Young Mother Gives Valedictorian Speech
    Taylor Pipe is class valedictorian and a young mother. When she speaks of the challenges of completing high school while raising a child, her classmates can fully relate. Ten young mothers working in partnership with Grace Haven and HWDSB received their high school diplomas with their children taking part in the celebration. Grace Haven School run by the Salvation Army is an education program catering to prenatal and postnatal teens in Hamilton. Watch Taylor's inspirational speech about rising to life's challenges.

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