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  • Innovative math instruction featured in new videos Second of three-part video series examines how elementary and secondary classrooms engage in mathematics NEWS RELEASE – June 20, 2017  The Halton District School is proud to announce the release of the second part of its on-going video series examining math learning in schools. Recognizing the importance of the Ontario Ministry of Education’s Renewed Math Strategy, the Halton District School Board has embarked on the production of a three-part video series designed to show how elementary and secondary students are being taught and engaged in math instruction. The latest video, Beyond The Numbers: Inside Halton elementary and secondary classrooms, is the second video in a series showing math instruction in action in elementary and secondary classrooms and the innovative teaching taking place. The third and final video, to be released at the ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2017, 4:50 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • Autism Walk in Burlington Click here to find out more.  
    Posted May 17, 2017, 6:09 AM by Heather Stoness
  • Important Information regarding Cashless Cashless Schools replaced by School Cash Online in 2017-18 In the 2017-18 school year, Halton District School Board will replace Cashless Schools with a new system called School Cash Online. School Cash Online will allow parents to pay school fees using credit cards, Visa Debit and online funds transfer. The Board will have a parent help desk, staffed 24/7 to assist you when using School Cash Online. Parents who have already been using Cashless Schools will be asked to register to use School Cash Online before September and consent to receive email about school events and fees. More detailed instructions will be provided by the school in May. For the remainder of the current school year, we ...
    Posted May 3, 2017, 6:41 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • YMCA of Oakville is hosting its annual Healthy Kids Day event The YMCA of Oakville is hosting its annual Healthy Kids Day event on Sunday April 30 from 11 am to 3 pm.  They have planned many exciting activities planned such as Master Chef Family where families can compete in front of our guest judge Stephanie Brewster winner of Chopped Canada.  Families can’t miss our opening ceremony to experience a traditional smudge ceremony and Inuit High Kicking, bum hop and more hosted by Stephen Paquette, Traditional Knowledge Keeper and Darryl Day. Check out attached schedule for more details.   
    Posted Apr 26, 2017, 6:07 AM by Heather Stoness
  • NEWS RELEASE – March 27, 2017  Upcoming parent presentation to equip families with strategies to help children develop emotional strengthFree event to be held in Burlington Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from 7-8:30 p.m.    ​​Two child behavourial experts will be providing a free parent presentation titled, Looking Beyond the Behaviour, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in Burlington to teach parents/guardians strategies to help children develop emotional strength. Presented by Community & Parent Partners for Kids (C.A.P.P. for KIDS), the event runs from 7-8:30 p.m. at New St. Education Centre (3250 New St., Burlington). There will be community displays from 6:45-7 p.m. With more than 19 years of experience working with children of all ages ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 12:20 PM by Judith-Lynn Laman
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