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Message regarding Toronto tragic event

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is deeply saddened by the tragic incident in Toronto involving a van and pedestrians on April 23. Our thoughts go out to everyone affected.


City Letter Regarding Lyme Disease

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Hamilton Medical Officer of Health has identified an estimated Lyme disease risk area in the City of Hamilton. Lyme disease is an illness caused by the bacteria, Borrelia burgdorferi.
This bacteria is passed onto to people and pets through the bite of a blacklegged tick (also called a deer tick) that can also carry the bacteria. Please see the letter below with more details about Lyme disease.


Summer Programs and Camps – Non-Credit

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Community and Continuing Education (CCE) is pleased to offer a variety of summer programs for students in grades 6 to 10.

Please open this message to see the summer programs and learn more.


Summer Reach Ahead for Grade 8 Students

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

If your child will be starting Grade 9 in September 2018 and is interested in taking a credit course this summer, our Reach Ahead summer programs are an excellent option to keep your child learning this summer. Reach Ahead courses are the only credit courses available through HWDSB to students transitioning from Grade 8 into Grade 9.

Classes start on July 5th and finish on July 27th, 2018 and run Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:07 p.m.

Reach Ahead courses are available at convenient locations both downtown and on the Hamilton Mountain.

Please visit our Reach Ahead page for more information and to register.

Jump Rope for Heart – Thursday, April 5

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Our school believes in kids helping other kids. Thats why were participating in Jump Rope For Heart and fundraising to support Heart & Stroke. Your donation will go towards research and education that gives our kids the best start to a healthy, happy life.Physical activity … Read more about Jump Rope for Heart – Thursday, April 5


Late Morning Drop-Offs & Parking Concerns

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Once again we feel it is important to remind families that the Instructional School Day begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. Students are expected to be in their lines ready to go inside at 8:30 a.m. After that time, they are considered late for school. The … Read more about Late Morning Drop-Offs & Parking Concerns


Reminder about Movie Night Tomorrow Night

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Tomorrow Night, Thursday, March 29th is Movie Night at Winona. School Council is showing the movie, “Hop” for Easter. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and movie starts at 6:30 p.m. Remember to bring money for Concessions as pizza, pop, chips and candy will be available … Read more about Reminder about Movie Night Tomorrow Night


Arts Night is TONIGHT!

Thursday, March 22, 2018

See you tonight at Winona’s first Arts Night. Doors open at 5 pm and close at 8. Tickets are $3. Cartoon Bob has a limited number of spaces available for caricatures @$20. Snacks will be sold for $1 each. Fantastic performances! Great Art! Tons of … Read more about Arts Night is TONIGHT!

    Our Board

    Watch: Just One Wish Kindness Awards
    The third annual Just One Wish Kindness Awards were held on July 1, 2017 in Gage Park during the It's Your Festival celebrations for Canada's 150th birthday. Organizers honoured 151 children (150 for Canada's birthday and one for good luck), age 4 to 18, from across HWDSB for their kindness. These children exemplify what is means to be Canadian and what Canada is all about. Congratulations to all!

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