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What's Happening This Week @ WH Dayhttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/288What's Happening This Week @ WH Day<p><strong></strong><strong>Mon.  Apr. 19 - Switch to remote  learning - Teachers will be                                contacting families</strong><br></p><p><strong>Tues. Apr. 20 - <strong><strong>Switch to remote  learning - Teachers will be                                contacting families</strong></strong></strong><br></p><p><strong>Wed. Apr. 21 - </strong><br></p><p><strong></strong></p><div><p><strong>Thurs. Apr. 22 - </strong><br></p><p><strong>Fri. Apr. 23 - </strong><br></p><p><strong>Enjoy the weekend</strong><br></p><p><br></p></div>
Students to participate in remote learning http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/134Students to participate in remote learning <p>​On April 12, the Ontario government announced that all schools in Ontario will move to remote learning following the Spring Break in order to suppress the spread of COVID-19. </p><p>As a result, all Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) students currently participating in in-person learning will now participate in remote learning until further notice. Students will receive and complete assigned coursework through the virtual learning platform established by their teacher (either Google Classroom or Desire2Learn [D2L]). Your child’s teacher will contact you beginning on Monday, April 19 to discuss next steps, including information on how to access technology, if required, for the purpose of remote learning. School programming is expected to be in full operation through remote learning by Wednesday, April 21. Please note that transportation services will not be available during the remote learning period.</p><p>Parents/guardians of students in special education classes will be contacted by their child’s teacher beginning on Monday, April 19 regarding programming and transportation arrangements. School programming is expected to be in full operation by Wednesday, April 21.</p><p>Students currently enrolled in the Learn@Home program will continue to attend class virtually. Learn@Home classes will resume on Monday, April 19.</p>For more information, visit <a href="https://www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19">www.scdsb.on.ca/covid-19</a>.<br><div><br></div>
Learning Journey Serieshttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/354Learning Journey Series<p><span style="color:black;font-family:calibri;font-size:11pt;background-color:#ffffff;">You do not have to walk in someone’s shoes to share their experiences, but learning first-hand about the countless obstacles that they have to overcome helps us to try to understand just how worn out those shoes are.</span><br></p><div class="CatalogContent" style="margin-top:20px;color:#595959;font-family:arial, sans-serif;background-color:#ffffff;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"></span><p style="margin:12pt 0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span style="color:black;">Join us for an hour each month, in the months of March, April and M<span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-5">ay, to gain community perspectives on Black Lives, Anti Racism and how we can all support one another in our action for </span><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-5">equity, inclusion and diversity.  </span><br class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-5"></span></span></p><p style="margin:12pt 0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2 ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-5" style="text-decoration-line:underline;"><strong>Part 1</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>UNLEARNING & LEARNING</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>Recognize and Confront Anti-Black Racism In The Community</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><a href="https://camilledundas.com/" style="color:#0072b9;">Keynote Speaker: Camille Dundas</a>, with D. Opoku-Mulder, & M. Horne</span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>When: Tuesday, March 9th 2021</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>Time: 7 pm to 8 pm<br><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe9eIIbgrrmvPySeo-zJsYRp1LkhCzfltqjs7qBiH2GpyVEtw/viewform" style="color:#0072b9;">RSVP - click this link<br></a></strong></span></span></p><p style="margin:12pt 0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong></strong></span><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-decoration-line:underline;"><strong>Part 2</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>MOVING FORWARD</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>Becoming a champion of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion</strong><br>Tuesday, April 20 - More information to come<br></span></span></p><p style="margin:12pt 0in;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-decoration-line:underline;"><strong>Part 3</strong></span><br><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5 ms-rteFontSize-2"><strong>CELEBRATE BLACK</strong></span><br><strong>Story about perseverance, leadership and activism</strong><br>Tuesday, May 11 - More information to come</span></p></div><p>​</p>
Covid-19 Information from the Health Unit.http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/346Covid-19 Information from the Health Unit.<p>​For some current information regarding Covid-19 screening, please see the documents below.<br></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/covid1.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />covid1.pdf</a><br></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/covid-19-student-screening-tool.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />covid-19-student-screening-tool.pdf</a><br></p>
2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Infohttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/3512021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Info<p>​<span class="ms-rteFontFace-3" style="background-color:#ffffff;color:#343534;font-size:18px;"><strong>Is your child turning FOUR in 2021? If so, it is time to register for Kindergarten!</strong></span></p><p class="sizeable" style="margin-bottom:0px;font-family:gotham_htfbook;padding:0.15em 0px;line-height:1.5em;letter-spacing:0.3px;font-size:0.938em;color:#343534;background-color:#ffffff;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">Simcoe County’s public schools are now registering children for Kindergarten for the 2021-22 school year. Visit our </span><a href="https://scdsb.on.ca/elementary/planning_for_school/registration" title="Link opens SCDSB registration page" class="sizeable" style="color:#003f5a;text-decoration-line:underline;background-color:transparent;display:inline;margin:0px;transition:all 0.3s ease 0s;border-color:transparent;font-size:inherit !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">registration page</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3"> for information on how to register using the online registration application. Upon completion of the online form, the school will contact you to finalize the registration. </span><br class="ms-rteFontFace-3"><br class="ms-rteFontFace-3"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">To find your local public school, use the </span><a href="https://scstc.ca/Eligibility.aspx?Page=School" title="Open Home School Locator tool in the same window" class="sizeable" style="color:#003f5a;text-decoration-line:underline;background-color:transparent;display:inline;margin:0px;transition:all 0.3s ease 0s;border-color:transparent;font-size:inherit !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">Home School Locator tool</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">. If you are not sure which school serves your area, please call our Planning and Enrolment Department at 705-734-6363, ext. 11218, or 905-729-3600, ext. 11218. For more information about your home school, including contact information, use our </span><a href="https://scdsb.on.ca/cms/one.aspx?pageId=739105" title="Open School Search page in the same window" class="sizeable" style="color:#003f5a;text-decoration-line:underline;background-color:transparent;display:inline;margin:0px;transition:all 0.3s ease 0s;border-color:transparent;font-size:inherit !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">School Search</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">.</span><br class="ms-rteFontFace-3"><br class="ms-rteFontFace-3"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-3">We look forward to learning and growing with you and your child! Further informtion can be found on the SCDSB website.</span><br><br></p><p><br></p>
Kindergarten Registration for Sept. 2021 is Open!http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/352Kindergarten Registration for Sept. 2021 is Open!<p><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3">​<span style="background-color:#ffffff;color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;font-weight:inherit;text-align:justify;">F</span><span style="background-color:#ffffff;color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;font-weight:inherit;text-align:justify;">or those families with children born in 2017:                                  </span></span></p><p><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3"><span style="background-color:#ffffff;color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;font-weight:inherit;text-align:justify;"></span><span style="color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;font-weight:inherit;background-color:#ffffff;">Kindergarten Registration for September 2021 is </span><strong style="color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;background-color:#ffffff;">Open</strong><span style="color:black;font-family:arial, sans-serif;font-style:inherit;font-weight:inherit;background-color:#ffffff;">! </span></span></p><p style="color:#201f1e;background-color:#ffffff;font-family:"times new roman", serif;margin-bottom:12pt;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:black;">Kindergarten is the beginning of a wonderful journey of learning and we want your child to begin their journey in a SCDSB school! Do you have a child who is turning four in 2021? If so, we invite you to register your child for kindergarten.  </span></p><p style="color:#201f1e;background-color:#ffffff;font-family:"times new roman", serif;margin-bottom:12pt;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:black;">To register online or for more information visit:</span><a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/elementary/planning_for_school/kindergarten" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="NotApplicable" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:black;"> </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:#1155cc;">www.scdsb.on.ca/elementary/planning_for_school/kindergarten.</span></span></a><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:black;"> </span></p><p style="color:#201f1e;background-color:#ffffff;font-family:"times new roman", serif;margin-bottom:12pt;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;font-family:arial, sans-serif;vertical-align:baseline;color:black;">We will be holding a Virtual Orientation for Kindergarten in the spring – more information will be sent out at a later date.</span></p><p><br></p>
SCDSB Informationhttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/332SCDSB Information<p>Please access <a href="https://scdsb.on.ca/">https://scdsb.on.ca</a> to keep up to date with information from the board.<br></p>
Pink Shirt Day - Wed. Feb. 24http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/353Pink Shirt Day - Wed. Feb. 24<p>​Wednesday, February 24 is Pink Shirt Day, to fight bullying.  Let's paint the school pink tomorrow!<br></p>
BDHS Gr. 8 Virtual Visithttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/350BDHS Gr. 8 Virtual Visit<p>​Please click the link below for information on the BDHS Virtual Gr. 8 Info Night, to be held on January 14, 2021.<br></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Virtual%20Grade%208%20Night%20Program%20(1).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Virtual Grade 8 Night Program (1).pdf</a><br></p>
Buses & Vans Cancelled - Dec. 1http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/349Buses & Vans Cancelled - Dec. 1<p>​All school buses and vans are cancelled today in Simcoe County.  Schools remain open for learning as are the  Learn at Home learning programs. <br></p>