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ETFO Jan. 28 strike: All UGDSB elementary schools to close - UGDSB secondary schools will remain open

On Tuesday Jan. 28, all UGDSB ELEMENTARY schools will be closed to students due to the one-day ETFO strike, unless the strike is averted. Elementary schools will re-open to students on Jan. 29. All UGDSB SECONDARY schools will remain open to students on Jan. 28 and will operate as usual. Jan. 28 is an exam day in secondary schools; exams will continue as scheduled.

TRANSPORTATION: On Jan. 28, buses/student transportation for all UGDSB elementary students will be cancelled; transportation for UGDSB secondary students will run as normal.

COMMUNITY USE OF SCHOOLS AND CHILD CARE: Community Use of Schools and third-party operated child care centres remain open during this labour action. Some Before and/or After School Programs may be operating and each operator will communicate directly with families.​

UPDATES: Please continue to check the board website for updates at

Massed Primary Drumming Performance

Posted May 12, 2017 drumming small


Posted May 12, 2017

Brochure for Website Please click on the link above to access the information booklet that was handed out previously this year.  It is meant to be printed and folded into a small booklet, so it may be a little hard to read, but all the information about what happens at camp ...


Lost and Found

Posted May 11, 2017 Check out this video of lost items to see if something looks familiar!  Many thanks to Le Fuong Dip and Nikki Stradeski for their help in setting out all of the clothing.  Thanks also to families who labelled their child's clothing.  Those things were returned to their owners today. ...

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STEM Projects with Mme Mui’s class

Posted May 1, 2017

Mme Mui's class is taking their Science and Social Studies learning deeper through STEM projects!94A72CF8-1A96-42C5-9E2F-9B9A00E0C9E6-COLLAGE

May Newsletter

Posted April 30, 2017

Have a look at our May Newsletter!   NL2017-05cherry trees

PD Day

Posted April 30, 2017

imageTeachers worked hard on Friday exploring ideas for cross-curricular math activities (that's doing math in other subjects), reflecting on their collaborative learning groups and the progress they made in their personal professional development this year, and some other things.  EAs, ECEs, ...

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Earth Month Assembly

Posted April 27, 2017

We have been focusing on caring for our Earth this month. Today's assembly, led by Mme Hartmans' and Mme Tipler's classes and the EcoSchools Club was a great way to wrap up the month and inspire us to make every day an Earth Day! ...

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Coming Soon! FAH Cookbook!

Posted April 17, 2017

cookbookHelp us create the F.A. Hamilton Cookbook!  Click on the "School Council" tab above for more information! Thanks! Amy and Laura

What a great place to be!

Posted April 12, 2017

(Click below to see some photos!) As I was walking around the school today, I saw a class doing Zumba for Phys. Ed., another drumming outside for Music, a student getting some extra one-to-one time, and a class completely engaged in their Super Hero project.  And that's just a little ...

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April Newsletter

Posted April 1, 2017

robinPlease read our April newsletter to see what's going on at FAH this month!  NL2017-04

This week at FAH…

Posted March 25, 2017

See what's coming up this week and have a look at pictures from around school and the Spaghetti Supper! PW2017-03-27

Thank you to our sponsors!

Posted March 24, 2017

thank you Samsonite, The Chickery, Dairy Queen (Stone Road), Staples (Stone Road), Costco, Victoria Nails (Stone Road), U of G Bookstore, Mastermind Toys, Long and McQuade, Guelph Storm, Zehrs Hartsland, Fat Duck, Metro, Williams Coffee Pub, Fionn MacCool’s, and K. Beswick Financial Services.  Thank you to these businesses for making donations to our Spaghetti Supper, either food ...

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Spaghetti Supper Highlights!

Posted March 23, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came out to share a meal and help support some outdoor education and arts initiatives here at FAH! Spaghetti Supper 1Spaghetti Supper 2

This week at FAH…

Posted March 5, 2017

Many thanks to School Council for organizing a fun Games Night last Thursday.  Have a look at the Weekly Update to find out what's going on this week! PW2017-03-06

Fun at Family Games Night!

Posted March 2, 2017

We had a great turn-out and a really fun evening!  Thank you to School Council for a fantastic family-friendly evening!
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