Students, staff recognized for “Yes I Can” attitude and achievements
Oh “Yes I Can.” Although COVID-19 has cancelled many events over the past three months, the Council of Exceptional Children, Chapter 289 wasn’t go ... Posted on Jul 7
Parish churches reopen for Sunday Mass
On June 8, 2020, the Province announced that churches are permitted to open for prayer and worship, effective June 12, 2020. The initial phase of ... Posted on Jul 6
Physical distancing, keeping at least 2 metres (6 feet) away from people who don’t live with you, helps prevent the spread of COVID-19. Why is it i ... Posted on Jul 6
Share your thoughts on the HWCDSB’s school reopening plan
What are the most important things that the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board should consider in developing plans to reopen schools in ... Posted on Jul 4
Building Connections: Virtual social-emotional sessions for children and youth
The HWCDSB’s Child & Youth Workers are facilitating a number of virtual sessions that explore social-emotional topics experienced by boys and girls. ... Posted on Jun 30
Good Shepherd Family Games
Stay entertained, stay connected, stay home! The Good Shepherd is hosting the “Good Shepherd Family Games,” an event to engage families in a series ... Posted on Jun 29
Focus on Youth summer camps
The HWCDSB is accepting registrations for its summer Focus on Youth program. The program, operated by the Catholic Youth Organization (C.Y.O.) and ... Posted on Jun 26
Passport to Grade 9 Summer Program – Registration is still open!
Passport to Grade 9 is a two-day program which orients new grade 9 students to their secondary school while focusing on improving literacy and numerac ... Posted on Jun 26
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 ...