HWCDSB 2020-2021 Return to School Survey
August 10, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians, As we prepare for the reopening of schools on September 8, 2020 the Ministry of Education has indicated ... Posted on Aug 10
Letter to Parents: Preparations for safe reopening of schools well underway
August 5, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians, On Thursday, July 30, 2020 the Ministry of Education unveiled school reopening plans for September which ... Posted on Aug 5
A Message from the Minister of Education to Ontario’s Parents
July 30, 2020 Dear Parents – I hope you and your families are continuing to stay healthy and strong as the province continues to fight against ... Posted on Jul 30
Ontario Releases Plan for Safe Reopening of Schools in September
Province Providing Critical Investments and Resources to Keep Students and Staff Safe July 30, 220 — The Ontario government is announcing the safe ... Posted on Jul 30
Sick Kids releases “COVID-19: Guidance for School Reopening”
Sick Kids, in partnership with McMaster Children’s Hospital and other regional healthcare systems, has released a COVID-19 Guidance for School Reopeni ... Posted on Jul 29
HWCDSB is accepting online school registrations for 2020-2021
“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ~ St. Catherine of Siena The Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board is ... Posted on Jul 16
Province invites feedback into Early Years and Childcare System
The Ministry of Education is consulting with families and childcare partners to gather input on ways to enhance Ontario’s early years and childcare sy ... Posted on Jul 15
Summer Social Work Support for Student Mental Health & Wellness
The 2019-2020 school year presented numerous changes and challenges for students, parents and caregivers. In recognition of the significant impact of ... Posted on Jul 15
Welcome to Kindergarten
Attached you will find our "Welcome to Kindergarten" presentation for you to view at your convenience. In such uncertain times, we had to adjust our normal meeting night and resort ...
Happy Educational Assistant Day
Thank you for your countless hours spent in making our students' day wonderful. Your hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed. We are blessed to have you as part of our Education team at St. Jo ...
Welcome to the “Daily 20”
The “Daily 20” provides 20 minutes of daily physical activity that students can engage in during the school closure. This pilot project was introduced in six HWCDSB schools over the past year and is n ...
Let's all practice "physical" distancing
Together, we can slow the spread of COVID-19 by making a conscious effort to keep a physical distance between each other. Physical distancing is proven to be one of the most effective ways to reduce t ...
Reports Go Home - February 11th
Please be advised that elementary report cards will be going home on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, as scheduled.
Due to administrative job action initiated by the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ As ...
Inclement Weather Information
RE: INCLEMENT WEATHER - SCHOOL CLOSURE
When schools are closed or buses cancelled due to extreme weather conditions, details will be announced on the H ...
Stay tuned for schedules and updates.
Volunteering and Police Declaration
St. John the Baptist School, in its effort to provide the students with the best possible learning environment, extends a welcome to volunteers who are interested in assisting in various activities. ...
School Bus Driver Shortage Increases Delays to Our School Runs
A shortage of school bus drivers continues to impact school transportation service delivery at the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board.
Transportation services are managed by the Hami ...