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Usborne Literacy Fair & Book Sale is coming to Westmount Charter School

Please come out and support Westmount and see Usborne’s award-winning range of entertaining and educational books for children from toddlers to teens. Viewing for students on Wednesday, February 12 Sale - Thursday, February 13 (8:30 am to 7:00 pm- closed from 3:30 to 4:30) Sale - Friday, February 14   (8:30 am to 4:00 pm) During Parent – Teacher Interview days [...]

2020-01-30T10:49:42-07:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

Re-Registration is Coming Soon for K-Grade 11 Families

It is almost time to re-register your child for the 2020-2021 school year. You must re-register so we know if your child will be returning to Westmount in the fall. Please note that the Family Zone is now unavailable while we prepare for re-registration to open on February 5, 2020. Watch your mailbox for information early next week. [...]

2020-01-30T13:22:55-07:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: K-12|

Volunteers Urgently Needed for MH Picture Day on February 6, 2020

4 Volunteers Needed– If you can help out in the morning or afternoon (or both) on February 6, please email brandie.sedore@westmountcharter.com. After Picture Day, the easiest way to order pictures is on mylifetouch.ca using your Portrait ID and Access Code. We will also send home paper order forms. Five Tips for a Great School Picture Day *Spring Photos take place [...]

2020-01-30T13:21:26-07:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|

EC Health Fair: We are Still Looking for Presenters!

Westmount Elementary Health Fair- March 19, 2020 - Calling all community experts! Westmount Elementary will be hosting their 2nd annual Health Fair on March 19, 2020.  Last year’s Fair was a huge success and students learned from community health experts about Sun Safety, Screen Time Affects , Bike Safety, Nutrition and Oral Health. Do you have expertise in these areas [...]

2020-01-30T09:10:55-07:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

MH Spring Picture Day is Thursday, February 6 and We Need Volunteers

After Picture Day, the easiest way to order pictures is on mylifetouch.ca using your Portrait ID and Access Code. We will also send home paper order forms. Five Tips for a Great School Picture Day 4 Volunteers Requested – If you can help out in the morning or afternoon, or both, please email brandie.sedore@westmountcharter.com. *Spring Photos take place on April [...]

2020-01-24T15:09:32-07:00January 24th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |

Re-Registration is Coming Soon for K-Grade 11 Families

It is almost time to re-register your child for the 2020-2021 school year. You must re-register so we know if your child will be returning to Westmount in the fall. Please note that the Family Zone is now unavailable while we prepare for re-registration to open on February 5, 2020. Watch your mailbox for information early next week. [...]

2020-01-24T10:53:34-07:00January 24th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Registration Now Open for Pascal Cayley Fermat (PCF) contest set, and the Canadian Computing Competition (CCC) Math Contests

It has been a frigid and bitter week, but there is something bright on the horizon (many things, actually)! We are opening up registration for two contest sets today, the Pascal Cayley Fermat (PCF) contest set, and the Canadian Computing Competition (CCC). If you are interested in participating in either of these contests, come to room 320 at lunch on [...]

2020-01-17T08:39:20-07:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

The Alberta High School Mathematics Competition (AHSMC) First Round Results

The Alberta High School Mathematics Competition (AHSMC) – First Round, is a very difficult contest taken this year by 597 students in Alberta. It is the stepping stone to the more prestigious Mathematics Olympiad team and opens doors for summer immersion camps for high ranking students. We have had a number of students who have participated in this contest over [...]

2020-01-16T13:04:10-07:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: Grade 9-12|

Judges Urgently Needed for the MH Science Fair in February, 2020

Westmount Charter School is hosting our annual Mid and High School Science Fair on Friday, February 7th, 2020.  We are seeking volunteer judges for the event. Background 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 project submissions for the Calgary Youth Science Fair, therefore, your assistance will be needed for feedback and [...]

2020-01-15T08:48:04-07:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

Cold Weather Advisory

As extreme cold and wind chill values continue in Calgary, please ensure your child is prepared and dressed for the weather. As getting to and from school can be challenging during cold weather, please be aware that it is not uncommon for transit complications to occur when it is this cold. The safety and security of our students is of [...]

2020-01-15T13:21:28-07:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Reminder: Our first bottle drive of 2020 is this Thursday, January 9!

Please bring your bottles, cans and all other refundable for recycling to either Westmount campus during the morning (8:00 to 8:45 am) or the afternoon (3:15 to 3:45 pm). Thank you!

2020-01-06T14:04:58-07:00January 6th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |