School Updates(First Day)

AssalamoAlaikom WRWBR

Hamilton Downtown Islamic School (HDIS) welcomes all new and returning student, here are some updates:


  • KG orientation will be on Wednesday September 6th 2023 from 10 am till 2:pm. It will not be an instructional day for JK/SK. Parents can come with or without the registered child and chat for about 10-15 minutes with home room teachers. KG students may accompany their parents for that period of time but they have to leave with their parents. Younger and non HDIS Siblings are not allowed to avoid distraction for other grades.
  •   Thursday September 7th will be the first day of school for all KG students.
  • September 6th 2023 will be the first day of school for Grades 1-8 on  with two nutrition breaks and a Salah break.
  • HDIS is a nut free school, therefore no nuts at school and litter free healthy lunch is appreciated
  • Students will enter from the community Hall entrance in the morning starting from 8:35 am (8:50 is the bell time)  and will be dismissed from the same community Hall at 3:15 pm except Fridays. Dismissal on Friday is at 2:15pm.
  • Parents are requested to drop their children at the door and leave without blocking the entrance or the parking lot.
  • HDIS calendar is posted on the website for everyone’s convenience as a drop down under About HDIS.

We look forward to seeing everyone!