Category Archives: Voices from the Middle

#PROGRAMS: What Courses Do You Wish Were Offered at Your Future Secondary School?

All HWDSB schools offer Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 courses. Tiers are levels, think of a pyramid. Tier 1 courses are those that students NEED to graduate (e.g., English, Math etc.), these are offered in every school and so they are in the biggest Tier/level. Tier 2 courses are offered at schools where … Continue reading #PROGRAMS: What Courses Do You Wish Were Offered at Your Future Secondary School?

#BOUNDARIES: Look at the Boundary Map for the School You Will Attend. What Do You Wonder About?

North Cluster Churchill – Proposed Glendale – Proposed New North – Proposed North Cluster – Current North Cluster – Proposed Orchard Park – Proposed South Cluster MacNab – Proposed New South School – Proposed Saltfleet – Proposed Sherwood – Proposed South Cluster – Current South Cluster – Proposed West Cluster Ancaster – Proposed Dundas School … Continue reading #BOUNDARIES: Look at the Boundary Map for the School You Will Attend. What Do You Wonder About?

#TRANSPORTATION: Would you Travel to Take a Specialized (Tier 3) Program at Another School? Which Ones? Why?

To help students take Tier 3 courses that are not offered in their home school HWDSB has a transportation plan. This plan includes providing students with EITHER bus tickets, a taxi or the yellow bus but only if they live more than 3.2 km away from the school offering the Tier 3 course. More information … Continue reading #TRANSPORTATION: Would you Travel to Take a Specialized (Tier 3) Program at Another School? Which Ones? Why?