Last updated on July 18th, 2021 at 08:46 pm
Willmont, also known as Wilmot or Willmott. The Wilmot neighborhood is named after the Wilmot family who emigrated here from England in 1821. Descendants of the family held prominent roles in the community over the years and operated the family farm right up until the 1970s. The present day Wilmot neighborhood was created by Milton Town planners in 2004 as part of the Sherwood Survey Secondary Plan which was Milton’s first wave of urban expansion beyond the downtown core.
Willmont, also known as Willmott, is in southwest Milton. Residential development in this area began in 2010. Housing is a mix of townhouses, semi-detached, and single-detached homes. The neighborhood includes a district hospital, a retirement home, a sports complex, and multi-use playing fields, and plenty of green space. A small shopping plaza is located on Louis St Laurent Ave. Other neighborhood landmarks include Willmont Neighbourhood Park which offers vistas of the Niagara Escarpment, Milton Sports Centre offering a myriad of recreational facilities, and Milton Community Park which is one of the largest parks in Milton.
This neighborhood has also the distinction of being the site of the Milton District Hospital also known as Halton Healthcare Services.
Willmont has some of the largest detached homes in Milton. These homes include many architectural embellishments and feature various exteriors comprised of brick, stone, and stucco. There are also many semi-detached homes and townhomes that are mostly situated around Willmont Park.
This neighborhood has many shops, services, and amenities to make your daily errands easy. Some notable places are; 1 John’s No Frills and 2 other grocery stores, 3 Tim Hortons and 2 other coffee shops, 1 Shoppers Drug Mart and 4 other pharmacies, 1 gym.
Willmont, has 5 Public schools, and 4 Catholic schools, in this neighborhood, your kids can get a great education.
Address: 1110 Farmstead Dr, Milton, ON L9E 0B5, Canada | Telephone: 905-864-9641
“Our School – We opened our doors in 2015 with approximately 600 students in Grades K-7, and a staff of 80. Boyne Public School is located in the ‘Boyne Survey’. Within the ‘Boyne Survey,’ there is also a hamlet named Boyne. According to the Oxford Dictionary, a ‘hamlet’ is a noun meaning, “A small settlement, generally one smaller than a village, and strictly (in Britain) without a church.” As originally published by Boyne PS
Address: 820 Farmstead Dr, Milton, ON L9T 7P5, Canada | Telephone: 905-878-2076 | Fax: 905905-878-8223
“Home of the Mustangs!” As originally published by Anne J. MacArthur PS
Address: 396 Williams Ave, Milton, ON L9T 2G4, Canada | Telephone: 905-878-2839 | Fax: 905-878-0617
From 1960 to the present day, MD students have excelled in the arts, athletics, academics and applied technologies. The many awards, pictures, trophies, banners, and plaques on display throughout our school record our deep tradition of excellence and honor the achievements of all the Mustangs who have worn the M with pride, including MD’s most famous graduate, Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield, Class of 1977, the first Canadian to walk in space. Building on our strong foundation of success on the performance stage, in the classroom, on the playing field, and in the gym, our most recent class of MD students proudly carry on the Mustang tradition of reaching for the stars in their pursuit of Nothing but the Best. For information: Contact the Milton District at 905-878-2839 or @miltonmustangs.
“Vision: At Milton District, our vision is to ensure that every student will explore their passions, skills, and strengths to thrive as contributing global citizens.
Goal: In our school, and in our classrooms; through an environment, instruction, assessment, and evaluation; WE, the MD staff, are working intentionally to create a teaching and learning environment that is inclusive, promotes the intellectual engagement and well-being of all students, and reflects individual student strengths, needs, learning preferences and cultural perspectives.
Mission: Always an exemplary learning experience for everyone.” As originally published by Milton DHS
Address:1257 Sedgewick Crescent, Oakville, ON L6L 1X5, Canada | Telephone: 905 465-0512
“École élémentaire de langue française du CSViamonde à Oakville.” As originally published by ÉÉ Patricia-Picknell
Address:1055 McCraney St E, Oakville, ON L6H 1H9, Canada | Telephone: 289 529-0065
“École secondaire de langue française du Conseil scolaire Viamonde à Oakville.” As originally published by ÉS Gaétan Gervais
CATHOLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOL:
Address: 720 Woodward Ave, Milton, ON L9T 4A3, Canada | Telephone: 800 274-3764
“L’École élémentaire catholique Saint-Nicolas de Milton a ouvert ses portes le mardi 4 septembre 2007. Cette école était située dans un édifice temporaire jusqu’à ce que la recherche d’un site permanent soit complétée. L’école est maintenant située dans un lieu permanent depuis septembre 2010.” As originally published by ÉÉC Saint-Nicolas
Address: 80 McLaughlin Ave, Milton, ON L9T 8N2, Canada | Telephone: 289-851-9353 | Fax: 289-851-9877
St. Benedict Catholic Elementary School, in collaboration with home and parish, is committed to establishing a solid learning foundation rooted in faith; empowering our students to reach their unique and full potential by becoming reflective and creative thinkers, compassionate members of society, and stewards of God’s creation. For information: Contact the St. Benedict Catholic ES at 289-851-9353 or @StBeneHCDSB.
“Catholic Learning Environment: At St. Benedict Catholic Elementary School we use language and conversation that reflects the gospel values of mutual respect, care and value for the dignity of each person. We are dedicated to reading the Scripture, celebrating the Sacraments, praying and engaging in symbols and rituals of the Catholic Church.
Catholic Community: We are a community committed to loving and serving as a people of faith in our community, and our society, and to living out the Gospel message through justice and charity. Love of God and our neighbor is the first and greatest commandment basic to our Christian faith.
Catholic Curriculum: Our Catholic School teaches the Ontario Ministry of Education curriculum with a difference – grounded in the Religion and Family Life Education programs. Our goal at St. Benedict is to help our students look at their world through a Catholic lens as they become critical Catholic learners.
Catholic School Staff: Staff at St. Benedict Catholic Elementary School shares a common focus on faith and considers and treats each child as a unique gift from God with individual talents and abilities. We teach our students to respect the rights and dignity of all people in a caring community. As originally published by St. Benedict Elementary CS
Address:1145 Bronte Street South, Milton, ON, Canada | Telephone: 905-636-F8799 Fax: 905-636-7213
Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School is dedicated to academic excellence, the development of each individual’s interests and talents, and the nurturing of the Catholic Faith. Students are taught to think critically, work independently, communicate effectively, and show respect for themselves, for others, and for the environment. By accepting the challenge of education now, our students will be prepared to meet the future with faith, confidence, and a strong sense of their own self-worth. The staff of Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School, in partnership with home and church, is dedicated to helping our students respond to this challenge by helping them discover the strengths and talents inherent in each and every one of them. For information: Contact the Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School at 905-636-F8799 or @StFXSOS.
“Mission Statement: The Halton Catholic District School Board, in partnership with home and Church, is dedicated to providing excellence in Catholic education by developing Christ-centred individuals enabled to transform society.” As originally published by Jean Vanier Catholic SS
Address: 2600 Grand Oak Trail, Oakville, ON L6M 0R4, Canada
“Mission de l’ÉSC Sainte-Trinité -Dans une communauté francophone aux valeurs catholiques, la mission de l’école secondaire catholique Sainte-Trinité est de développer avec les élèves les compétences du XXIe siècle qui leur permettront d’être des citoyens et des citoyennes responsables, sachant travailler en collaboration et ayant développé un sens de l’éthique. L’école s’engage à offrir un milieu de vie où l’excellence, le respect et la motivation se côtoient dans tous les aspects de la vie scolaire.” As originally published by ÉSC Sainte-Trinité