Dear Westmount Community, We are encouraging everyone to wear orange on Monday as a sign of commitment to truth and reconciliation and to honour the 215 children who were found in the mass grave at the site of a former residential school in Kamloops. Thank you for your support of this important day of observation.
Westmount Charter School is Celebration its 25th Anniversary! Click here to watch our video ** Please note that the grade one student in the video was identified incorrectly. Our deepest apologies. The correct student's name is Vaishno S. Thank you to Vaishno for the wonderful contribution to our 25th-anniversary video!
Dear Westmount Community, Please see the message from the Minister of Education, below. The health and safety of students and staff continues to be our top priority. Thank you for your continued diligence in implementing the health measures outlined in the Guidance For School Re-Entry - Scenario 1 and for your resilience as we adapt to the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic. Alberta’s [...]
Dear Westmount Families and Staff: All school authorities across the province received their 2021/22 budget allocations from Alberta Education. The government committed to a principle of “holding harmless” which means that school authority budgets will be maintained at the same level as the previous year. Due to the changes established in the allocation formula effective September 2021, Westmount would have experienced [...]
From Sunday, May 9, 2021, 11:00 pm to Monday, May 10, 4:00 am we are doing maintenance and updates to PowerSchool Learning. There may be intermittent connectivity to the aforementioned application for the duration of the maintenance window. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience as we make these important updates to our system. [...]
It's Mental Health Week! #GetReal about how you feel. Today, May 5, 2021, is also Hats On! for Mental Health Day. Wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of good mental health. We encourage you to take some time to get real about how you're really feeling. #TalkHatsOn #wcsmh Mental Health Supports and Services
To: Westmount Families and Staff Please review the message below sent to school authorities earlier this evening. The health and safety of students and staff continues to be our top priority. Thank you for your continued diligence in implementing the health measures outlined in Guidance For School Re-Entry - Scenario 1 and for your resilience as we adapt to the [...]
Alberta Education is renewing school curriculum. On March 29, 2021, Minister of Education, the Honourable Adriana LaGrange released the draft Kindergarten to Grade 6 curriculum, which is available for review on www.alberta.ca/curriculum. Alberta Education is holding online sessions so Albertans can hear information about the curriculum and ask questions. Please visit www.alberta.ca/curriculum-have-your-say for a list of sessions and to register. [...]