Welcome to Our School

Knowing a language is an accomplishment – learning a second language is a real gift – mastering a third language is priceless! Academic excellence, exceptional cognitive stimulation, impeccable services, unparalleled student development, and exceptional success rate. These are the hallmarks of École Socrates-Démosthène, of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (HCGM). Our goal is to…


Financial Statements for 2020-2021

Once again the HCGM managed to control its costs and to continue to maintain its operations during this very challenging time and the continuing operational difficulties brought on by COVID. Although we are still in the middle of a pandemic our financial situation improved from the previous year as we had a loss of $120,297…


We Care for Our Social Services

The Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal established in1972 its own social services department, known today as Hellenic Social Services of Quebec (SSHQ), with the initial mission to provide assistance to newly arrived immigrants needing a job, a place to stay, or help to support themselves. Today, five decades later, the Montreal, Laval, and South Shore…


Supplementary Education – We Are Back!

The Supplementary Education school year, 2021-2022 is scheduled to begin on Saturday, September 18, 2021. Registrations will take place on Saturday, September 4th and 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m, in all the following school campuses: Platon-Omiros Preschool – Kindergarten – Elementary • Montreal (5757 Wilderton, Montreal H3S 2V7); • Roxboro (Socrates III school…


An update from the HCGM Fundraising Committee

The Fundraising Committee of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal would like to thank everyone that has supported our efforts by donating during our recent Radiothon. Below is our list of those that have fulfilled their pledges so far. If you have not yet submitted your donation check, please do so as soon as possible….


Les festivals d’été

Il y a quelques jours, avec le message optimiste d’une baisse des cas et d’une tendance à la hausse des vaccinations, le Gouvernement du Québec a décidé d’assouplir les mesures sanitaires et de permettre la tenue d’événements de manière conditionnelle et prudente. Ainsi, le Conseil régional CHGM Rive-Sud organisera la Fête nationale du Québec, au Centre…