Dear Westmount Parents and Guardians, Education Minister Adriana LaGrange recently announced that the winter break for Alberta schools will be extended through next week. January 3-7 is now a non-instruction week for students. Students are now scheduled to return to school on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. More information on this announcement is available here. Alberta Education has also announced that [...]
Dear Westmount Families, Please see the letter below, from Alberta Health Services Public Health regarding student immunizations. https://www.westmountcharter.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/2021-December-15-COVID-School-Immunization-Letter.pdf
Canada has updated their requirements to account for partially vaccinated children https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada#determine-fully If you qualify as a fully vaccinated traveller, your unvaccinated or not fully vaccinated children must follow specific requirements when you return to or enter Canada. This applies to unvaccinated or not fully vaccinated children under 12 years of age who are accompanying a parent, step-parent, guardian or [...]
Winter weather has arrived in Calgary and Westmount encourages all families to ensure that children are dressed for the weather. Warm Jackets, snow pants, gloves, hats, boots (and maybe an extra pair of gloves and socks) in case the first pair gets wet. Please make sure everything is properly labeled.