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The School is Now Closed For Fall Break

The school is now closed for fall break and will reopen at 8:00 am on Monday, November 16, 2020.    

2020-11-08T09:01:33-07:00November 8th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

It’s Time to Review and Sign MH Student IPP’s in PowerSchool

It is hard to believe how quickly we have arrived in November! At this time, we would request all families to log into PowerSchool to review their child's IPP. Teachers have updated student goals and parents need to acknowledge their support of the goals. Please review the IPP and complete the digital acknowledgment for TERM 1 ONLY, on the last [...]

2020-11-06T11:06:43-07:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: |

Westmount Charter Virtual Book Fair on NOW until November 15!

Breaking News! Free Shipping Family Night takes place November 11, 6-8 pm Calgary time - CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Westmount Charter Elementary Book Fair is not just for Elementary! There are Middle Grade & Teen reads, Non-fiction and cool Gadgets too! Also French language books with popular favourites! Great books all shipped directly to your door! Book Fair [...]

2020-11-08T08:59:25-07:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Q & A: Ongoing Supports/Accommodations for Students Planning their Post-Secondary Education

Westmount High School Families: For future post-secondary students, students who require on-going supports and/or accommodations in the post-secondary institutions, please review the following information:   Question: I had accommodations in high school. How do I get accommodations at university? Students must register with Accessibility Services by submitting a request with Student Services and be prepared to share appropriate documentation of disability. [...]

2020-11-06T12:35:48-07:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: |

Scheduled System Maintenance November 6 from 7 pm – 11 pm

On Friday, November 6, 2020, from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM PDT we are doing maintenance and updates to PowerSchool Learning. There may be intermittent connectivity to the application for the duration of the maintenance window. All other Westmount systems including staff and student email will still be operational during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause and [...]

2020-11-06T10:44:23-07:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

School Fees for the 2020/2021 School Year are Now Due and Payable

Dear Westmount Families, School fees for the 2020/2021 school year are now due and payable. Click here to view this year's fees.  2019/2020 fee and/or bus credits have been carried forward to student accounts and are being applied to this year’s fees. If, after fees are totaled, your total is a negative number (there will be a minus sign in front [...]

2020-10-30T14:23:38-06:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Virtual Scholastic Book Fair

It wouldn’t be November without our annual Book Fair! Elementary Book Fair is November 2-15, 2020. No need to leave the comfort of home - this year we are going VIRTUAL with our Scholastic Book Fair. All books are delivered directly to you – no muss, no fuss. Click on this QR code to access the Fair! OR Click the [...]

2020-10-29T16:25:54-06:00October 29th, 2020|Categories: K-4|Tags: |

New COVID-19 Daily Checklist for Children under 18

Based on new evidence, starting November 2, there are updates to the daily COVID-19 symptoms checklist for children under 18.  The checklist for those 18 years of age and older has not changed.  Both checklists are available here. This link is also posted on the home page of the WCS website. What has changed on the checklist for those under 18? [...]

2021-08-16T11:32:41-06:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: K-12|

Important Message for Grade 12 Parents Regarding Post-Secondary Planning

Please be reminded that there are many resources and up to date information in the Career Education pages of Power Learn to support the post-secondary application process.  Instructions are available on how to set-up an Apply Alberta account for Alberta post-secondary institutions, Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC) for institutions in Ontario, MyPass and more.   Additional resources are available regarding scholarships, [...]

2020-10-30T13:51:04-06:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: , |

Fee Payment FAQ’s

What is included in Instructional Resource (IR) Fees at the MH / School Fees at the EC? These fees are assigned to each student (whether attending in-person or at home) for resources related to basic instruction, including but not limited to textbooks, workbooks, photocopying, supplies, copyright etc. Please see Administrative Procedure 521 Do SEAL students at the elementary have to [...]

2020-10-26T15:22:08-06:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Flash Forward Incubator Program

Westmount students have been invited (once again) to be one of only a handful of Canadian schools to participate in the Flash Forward Incubator Program.  They are partnered with Exposure (a province-wide photography exhibition in Alberta) students who participate will have their work shown in a professional gallery during this Exhibition.  Students need to email Mr. Crooks at alan.crooks@westmountcharter.com if they [...]

2020-10-23T14:00:51-06:00October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |
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