Westmount School Council Presents:  Gifted Boys’ Experience of Schooling: How We Can Help Them Flourish

Presented by Dr. Laurie Alisat Join us for an engaging discussion on gifted boys of all ages – from elementary through to high school.  After the education session, we invite you to join us for a social wine & cheese hosted by Westmount School Council. When? Thursday, January 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm (with social wine & cheese to follow) Education [...]

2019-01-09T14:49:53-07:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: School Council|Tags: , , , , , |

Learning Commons Resources Due Friday, Jan. 11, 2019

Friday, January 11 is the  last day of regular classes for grade 9-12 students. All resources used for courses with non-scheduled final exams are now due. Thank you, From the MH Learning Commons

2018-12-19T14:07:27-07:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: , , , |

WCS Clothing Was Sent Home Wed/Thursday Dec 19 &20

Westmount clothing orders were handed out on Wednesday and Thursday, December 19 & 20 at each campus. Please check your child's backpack. If you have not received what you ordered or what you have received is incorrect, please contact: julie.jansen@westmountcharter.com for the mid/high or ashley.landu@westmountcharter.com for the elementary. Reminder: The following items are on back-order and will be distributed once they [...]

2018-12-19T11:38:20-07:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

Dr. Wendy Freeman Talks Conducting and Building Trust with the Ensemble

Please click the link below to read an inspirational interview about conducting and ensemble trust, that Dr. Wendy Freeman recently had with Rodrigo Flores from Fredericton, New Brunswick. https://joyfulmagpies.com/2018/11/26/dr-wendy-freeman-talks-conducting-and-building-trust-with-the-ensemble/

2018-12-13T14:30:45-07:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , , |

Science Fair Judges Needed!

Westmount Charter School is hosting our annual Science Fair on Friday, February 8th, 2019 and is seeking volunteer judges for the event, as well as, mentors leading up to the fair. No science background required! Students are required to participate in our school science fair before they are considered for the Calgary Youth Science Fair.  We have a limited number of [...]

2020-01-29T08:53:32-07:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

WCS Clothing Orders Arrive Dec 19 and/or 20 – Some Items Back-Ordered

To all families who completed WCS clothing orders in November, all items that are not on back order (see list of back-ordered items below), will be available on Dec 19 and/or 20 and will be distributed to students by the PE department at each campus. Please be sure to check your child's backpack for the clothing. Back-Ordered Items We apologize that [...]

2018-12-13T15:01:33-07:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

Special Thank You Message: Adopt a Family Program

Westmount, we don’t even know where to begin. What an amazing community you are. We want to take this time to express to all of you, that through your donations this year, you have truly made a difference in the lives of many people. We knew it would be an undertaking to help 3 families with 18 people.  Our goal was [...]

2018-12-07T11:27:13-07:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , , |

2019/2020 Approved School Calendar Now Available

Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians, The approved 2019/2020 school calendar is now posted on the Westmount website.   Please note that in this version, we are not naming professional development and organizational days; instead we are naming these as non-instruction days. The second page of the document lists all holiday and non-instruction days including parent-teacher days, for your information.     Thank you,

2018-12-04T14:33:06-07:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Eco Warriors Club at the EC is Looking for Parent Volunteers

The Eco Warriors Club at our Elementary campus is looking for parent volunteers who could help support our efforts to 'take action' for our environment. This is our 4th year where we are looking for some generous parents to take on a 'one month' volunteer duty (or more), from December onward, which includes: picking up beverage containers once a week (only [...]

2020-01-29T08:49:02-07:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |

HEROES Keep the Conversation Going: Youth Forum

We held the inaugural Westmount Heroes Youth Forum on Tuesday, November 27th. The theme of the forum was “keeping the conversation going”. Eager to enact change within their communities, ~ 60 students from grades 5-11 participated in our forum. As a school, we discussed ideas that students were passionate about: pressing issues and avenues of change. Topics discussed included mental health, [...]

2018-11-29T13:51:25-07:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , , |
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