Letter to Parents/Guardians: Move to remote learning
January 3, 2022 Dear Parents and Guardians, The Ontario government today announced that schools will be closed for in-person learning beginning ... Posted on Jan 3
Letter to parents/guardians: Province extends Christmas Break for students by two days
December 30, 2021 Dear Parents and Guardians: At a virtual news conference earlier today, Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kieran Moore annou ... Posted on Dec 30
Public Health notification: Increased case activity and impacts on school communities
December 22, 2021 – Due to increased case and contact activity in Hamilton, Hamilton Public Health Services is currently experiencing a delay in our a ... Posted on Dec 23
Notification of confirmed COVID-19 case at St. Thomas the Apostle CES
December 21, 2021 Dear Parents/Guardians, Hamilton Public Health Services has notified us that a student at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Elem ... Posted on Dec 21
Getting vaccinated is still your best defence against COVID-19
Adults ages 50+ can walk-in to receive their third/booster dose at Centre on Barton beginning January 5, 2022. No appointment required at this one loc ... Posted on Dec 19
2021 Christmas Message
My dear friends, “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light: those who lived in a land of deep darkness – on them light has shone! ... Posted on Dec 18
Holiday resources for families
The holidays can be a joyous and peaceful time for our HWCDSB students and their families, however, there are many who need additional support. It is ... Posted on Dec 17
Public Health recommending enhanced health and safety measures for local schools
Effective December 15, 2021, Hamilton Public Health Services is recommending enhanced health and safety measures for local schools to reduce the sprea ... Posted on Dec 16
Triple P Positive Parenting Discussion Groups – Dealing with Challenging Behaviours
At times, managing challenging behaviour can be harder than we think. This parenting discussion group provides participa ...
COVID-19 vaccine clinics for children 5-11
In an effort to improve access to COVID-19 vaccines, the City of Hamilton has set up community-based clinics in close pr ...
Bell Let’s Talk Day
The HWCDSB is a proud supporter of Bell Let’s Talk, a national awareness campaign dedicated to the promotion and support ...
HWCDSB Anonymous Bullying Reporting Tool
The Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board (HWCDSB) holds sacred the view that each child is created in the image of God. Every person is to be treated with dignity and respect. Every stude ...
COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream: Education Related (CVRIS-EDU) Projects
Recognizing that COVID-19 has created new demands for infrastructure investments, a new, time limited COVID-19 Resilience Infrastructure Stream (CVRIS) introduced under the Investing in Canada Infrast ...