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HCDSB News Release
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Halton's Ready, Set, GO Workshops Prepare Students for Kindergarten!
 



Kindergarten is an exciting milestone for our early learners and families! In partnership with the Region of Halton, the Halton Catholic District School Board is pleased to host a number of Ready, Set, GO! Workshops to prepare children and their families for the start of school in September, 2019.

Ready, Set, GO! Workshops will include:

  • A tour of a Kindergarten classroom, led by Board staff;
  • Information about our before and after school programs;
  • Opportunities to ask questions and speak to staff providers of child care, before and after school, and community partners (Reach Out Centre for Kids​);
  • A presentation by the Halt​on Region public health department and staff from HCDSB.

Topics will also include: how to prepare your child emotionally and physically for school, the importance of play, packing healthy lunches, and a checklist for starting school.

Workshop Locations:

  • February 5, 2019 – St. Brigid Catholic Elementary School in Georgetown
  • February 7, 2019 – St. Andrew Catholic Elementary School in Oakville
  • February 20, 2019 – St. Anne Catholic Elementary School in Burlington
  • February 21, 2019 – Queen of Heaven Catholic Elementary School in Milton

All workshops will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. For more information on Ready, Set, Go! visit the Halton Region​ website.

Kindergarten Registration is Now Open!

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Registration for September, 2019 is now available. Parents are invited to begin the registration process online, and submit the appropriate documentation to their home school to complete part 2 of the registration process. Visit our website for more information on how to complete the Kindergarten Registration process! ​

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The Halton Catholic District School Board is a model learning community, widely recognized as distinctively Catholic. A provincial leader in student achievement, HCDSB provides exceptional educational experiences and services to over 34,000 students of all ages. God’s call to love and to serve is nurtured across our 45 elementary schools, 9 secondary schools, and 3 continuing education facilities, serving the communities of Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville. With a focus on Achieving, Believing, and Belonging, we provide our students and staff with the tools for realizing their fullest potential, while also instilling a life-long commitment to the community.

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Strategic Communications
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