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Celebrating Black History Month and Black Excellence Beyond February

During the month of February, our school is proud to honour and celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Black Canadians, both past and present, as we pay tribute to the diverse backgrounds, experiences, cultures and histories of Black individuals and communities.  Background Black Canadians have played an important role in shaping our nation’s heritage and identity, however Black

School Update – January 31, 2022

“We must open the doors and we must see to it they remain open, so that others can pass through.” ~Rosmary Brown Black History Month February is Black History Month. At St. Marguerite’s school, we will be engaging in classroom activities and presentations to remember and celebrate this important part of our history. Please check

Make Your Vote Count in the Upcoming Municipal & School Board Elections!

HCDSB is inviting parents/guardians and members of the community to check or change their direction of school support in time for the upcoming municipal and school board elections this year! The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is responsible for collecting the information of residents in Ontario to create a list of eligible voters. HCDSB parents and

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COVID-19 Vaccination for 5-11 Year Olds

Walk-in appointments are now available for first doses at all Halton Region paediatric clinics. To find clinic locations, or to book a second dose appointment for your child, please visit

Diocese of Hamilton Speaker Series

Diocese of Hamilton Speaker Series

From January through June, the Diocese of Hamilton is hosting The Year of the Family Speaker Series. Each session will feature a monthly topic related to the family and will be held virtually on Zoom. For more information, and for session dates, please visit the Diocese of Hamilton website.

School Update – Jan 24, 2022

“The groundwork of all Happiness is good Health” ~ Leigh Hunt Daily COVID Screening Make sure to complete your daily covid screening and show it to your teacher. #safetyfirst School Technology Returns Thank you, families and students, for taking special care of devices that went home to support our students during remote learning. Please know that

January 18, 2022: All Schools Closed to Students and Staff

All school bus transportation is CANCELLED to and from school today and all schools are CLOSED to students and staff. Students will be able to access asynchronous learning materials/tasks in their classroom learning platforms by 10:00 a.m. Educators will be available to support students during regular school hours.

Jan 17, 2022: All Schools CLOSED & Classes CANCELLED

Monday, January 17, 2022 All HCDSB schools and workplaces are CLOSED today due to inclement weather. All school bus transportation is CANCELLED. All in-person and virtual (online) classes are CANCELLED. 

School Update – Jan 17, 2021

“The groundwork of all Happiness is good Health” ~ Leigh Hunt COVID Screening Tool Although we cannot eliminate the exposure to COVID-19, HCDSB is taking every precaution reasonable for the protection of staff and students by following the requirements and recommendations of Public Health, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Labour. COVID screening MUST be

Save the Date! Student Census Parent Information Session on January 13th

HCDSB elementary families are invited to a virtual Parent Information Session on Thursday, January 13th, 2022 at 7:00 p.m., which will discuss the Student Census Survey, available from February 28 through April 4, 2022! The Parent Information Session will be live-streamed and available on the Board’s YouTube channel at the scheduled time on January 13th.