School News

Pilgrim Wood - We Miss You!!

posted Apr 3, 2020, 9:36 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Apr 3, 2020, 10:07 AM ]

An Update

posted Apr 3, 2020, 9:11 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Apr 3, 2020, 9:11 AM ]

Please be advised that Pilgrim Wood PS is currently closed as per government orders in response to the emergence of COVID-19 in the province. We are working remotely and staff can be reached by email. 


For information on the Ontario school closure, please visit:


For online learning resources, please visit:


If you are looking to register your child(ren), information is located  please visit:


While schools are closed, we encourage families to continue to check for updates from us and the HDSB through email (SchoolMessenger),, and the Board’s social media pages (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram). 

For deliveries to schools, please send inquiries to  

Thank you for your patience and understanding

World Down Syndrome Day Awareness

posted Mar 23, 2020, 8:30 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Mar 23, 2020, 8:35 AM ]

Pilgrim Wood Public School in Oakville celebrates World Down Syndrome Day with awareness activities all month long.

Early Dismissal today at 1:50 pm

posted Dec 20, 2019, 6:05 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Dec 20, 2019, 6:05 AM ]

A reminder that today Pilgrim Wood will be dismissing at 1:50 pm. 

Next Week is Spirit Week

posted Dec 13, 2019, 10:48 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Dec 13, 2019, 10:49 AM ]

Monday: Pilgrim Wood Spirit Day - wear your Dolphins gear or school colours
Tuesday: Holiday Sweater Day - wear a holiday sweater or red/green
Wednesday: Jersey Day - wear your spirit wear for your favourite sports team
Thursday: Crazy Hair Day and/or Fun Holiday Hat 
Friday: Pyjama Day - wear your jammies or comfy clothes to celebrate the last day before winter break

Educational Assistants Appreciation Day at PW

posted Dec 12, 2019, 5:52 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Dec 12, 2019, 5:53 AM ]

From all of the staff, students, and families in the Pilgrim Wood community we want to thank all our EAs for the amazing work they do each and every day to support our students! The building wouldn't run the way it does without our EA team. So, on this day, we appreciate you, Ms.Barnes, Ms.McMillan, Ms.Boateng, Ms.Alvi, Ms.Saccary, Ms.Heeringa, Ms.Ramsay-Gorny, Ms.Gariepy, and Ms.Thompson!

Pilgrim Wood: Remembrance Day 2019

posted Nov 11, 2019, 11:47 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Nov 11, 2019, 11:52 AM ]

Please see the slide show that was highlighted at this morning's Remembrance Day assembly. 

Pilgrim Wood Remembers...

Spirit Wear Shop is OPEN!

posted Oct 27, 2019, 9:11 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Oct 27, 2019, 9:12 AM ]

Ready to show your school spirit? 

The PW Spirit Wear Shop is OPEN!!

Rescheduled School Council Meeting

posted Oct 7, 2019, 10:38 AM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Oct 7, 2019, 10:38 AM ]

Our School Council meeting that was postponed has been rescheduled for Tuesday October 15th at 7 pm in the library. Meeting agenda is posted under School Council.  

FYI: School Messenger Emails

posted Sep 20, 2019, 12:45 PM by Natasha Crompton-Dunn ‎[Staff]‎

A number of parents have reported that email messages sent through SchoolMessenger are being delivered to junk and spam folders.
The following providers seem most affected;
  • Hotmail
  • Live
The board has confirmed this as an issue with the vendor.

We are advising that parents/guardians mark the email as safe and/or set up the address as a safe/trusted list address.  
This will prevent future messages from landing in spam/junk.
Exact instructions are dependent on the email provider.

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