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School Closure

Province extends School and Child Care Centre closures until May


Tuesday, March 31, 2020 3:16 PM

Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak, the Ontario government announced that schools and child care centres remain closed to protect the health and safety of students and staff. This extension was made on the ...


Burton applauds Ontario’s first COVID fiscal response


Thursday, March 26, 2020 3:14 PM

Mayor Rob Burton applauds the Province’s beginning economic and fiscal response to COVID-19 as outlined in Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19, released Wednesday.

24 Hour Virtual Telethon

24-Hour Virtual Telethon to benefit The AFC


Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:03 PM

The AFC and Olivier Award-winning producer Michael Rubinoff are excited to announce Places, Please a 24-hour virtual telethon to benefit members of the entertainment industry impacted by COVID-19. The online fundraiser will begin on Wednesday, March 25 ...

Action Plan

Action Plan for Ontario: Responding to COVID-19


Wednesday, March 25, 2020 6:53 PM

The government’s action plan is major step towards countering COVID-19. This $17 billion response is a critical first step to ensure our health care system, communities and economy are positioned to weather the challenges ahead. ...

Oakville Private Schools COVID-19

Oakville Private Schools COVID-19 Status – Update 1


Friday, March 13, 2020 5:00 PM

Like the public schools – the private schools have also decided to close their schools due to the Coronavirus. The closures aim to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Here is the Oakville Private Schools COVID-19 ...

Sheridan College COVID-19 Update

Sheridan College COVID-19 Update


Friday, March 13, 2020 2:30 PM

Sheridan College has been actively monitoring and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic since early January and has made decisions based on the best guidance available from federal, provincial and municipal health authorities. While the risk ...

Abbey Park High School TEDxYouth

Abbey Park High School hosts second TEDxYouth Conference


Wednesday, March 11, 2020 2:15 PM

Halton’s only TEDx conference featuring youth speakers is returning for its second year to Abbey Park High School. This year’s theme is “Solutions Made for The 21st Century”. All attendees will be immersed in each ...

Educational Assistants

Educational Assistants ratify Halton labour agreement


Saturday, March 7, 2020 9:33 AM

On Friday March 6, 2020, The Halton District School Board announced a local labour agreement was reached and ratified with the Halton District Educational Assistants Association (HDEAA).

Student Senate

Student Senate Elects 2020-2021 HCDSB Student Trustees!


Thursday, March 5, 2020 1:30 PM

On Tuesday, February 25, 2020, the Student Senate of the Halton Catholic District School Board held its annual Student Trustee elections at St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Secondary Schoolin Oakville.

COVID-19 Coronavirus Animation

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) School Closure Update


Friday, February 28, 2020 4:50 PM

The Ontario Government has made the decision to close all publicly-funded schools from March 14 – April 5, 2020 in response to the emergence of COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) in Ontario. More info to follow when ...

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