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Elementary Registration


Whether your child is just beginning school or transferring from another school board, we are happy to help you register your child for a school within the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board. The steps outlined on this page will guide you through the HWCDSB Online Registration Process.

How to Register

Please see notice below.


ONLINE REGISTRATION will be unavailable from Friday, December 2, 2022 at 5pm until Monday, December 5, 2022 at 7am due to software upgrades.

Online Registration:

Parents/guardians can register online at

First time users: If you have never enrolled a child with the HWCDSB, you will first need to create an account to access the Online Registration web page. Please see HWCDSB Online Registration Parent Process for instructions on requesting an account.

In-Person Registration:

Elementary schools will also be open for in-person registration starting on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 from 9am to 12pm. Please bring a completed registration form and all required documentation with you when you register.

Secondary students can also register in-person at their home school throughout the summer period. Secondary schools are open Monday to Friday, from 9am to 3pm. Please bring a completed registration form and all required documentation with you when you register.

Registration forms can be downloaded here:

French Immersion

French Immersion

Bienvenue! There are five elementary schools in which the French Immersion program is offered from Kindergarten to Grade 8:

- St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Elementary School
- St. Eugene Catholic Elementary School
- St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School
- St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Elementary School
- Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Elementary School

The French Immersion program begins in Year 2 of Kindergarten. Students usually complete Year 1 of Kindergarten at their local, neighbourhood school. Transportation to and from the French Immersion school is provided at the student’s home school.

Additional Information on French Immersion: ...
Elementary Exit Survey

Elementary Exit Survey