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Website Specialist Westmount Charter School

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

We know that our school community is growing increasingly concerned with the announcement of local cases of COVID-19. Alberta Health Services (AHS) is actively monitoring the situation and leading the response in Alberta. We take our direction from AHS and will continue to respond and act in accordance with their recommendations. Westmount is working directly with the College of Alberta [...]

2020-03-17T10:39:36-06:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

International Travel Update for WCS Mid-High Families

Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians, The Westmount Charter Board believes in the educational value of international travel and that the safety of our students and staff is of highest importance. Recent health events across the globe surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) including the message from the World Health Organization today to declare COVID-19 a pandemic, caused us to take time to reflect on [...]

2020-03-17T10:40:19-06:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |

March 19 & 20 MH Parent/Teacher Interviews Cancelled

Due to the changing landscape as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mid-High is cancelling the parent teacher interviews on March 19th and 20th. We encourage parents and guardians to email course-related concerns and/or questions to your children’s teachers. Teachers will be allocated time on Friday March 20th to respond to your emails. At this time, the Mid High [...]

2020-03-17T10:53:29-06:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |

Mid-High School Track & Field Begins After Spring Break

Mid-High School Track & Field will be starting after Spring Break. Track is open to all mid-high students. Practices will be Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 pm beginning April 7. Students will meet on the west field. If you have any questions please talk to Mr. Frede or email him @ james.frede@westmountcharter.com.

2020-03-12T13:12:55-06:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

EC Health Fair Postponed

The EC Health Fair has been postponed at this time. We will contact families in the weeks to come in the event we are able to reschedule. Please connect with Ms. Roy if you have questions stephanie.roy@westmountcharter.com.

2020-03-12T12:30:12-06:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: K-12|

Gently Used Set of 21″ Binders Needed

Is your office doing some Spring Cleaning???? Mrs. Dodd's class is looking for a set of gently used set of 21" binders for after Spring Break.   Donations may be dropped  the elementary office. If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Dodd @ annie.dodd@westmountcharter.com. Thank you!

2020-03-12T14:38:07-06:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: K-4|Tags: |

MH Badminton Practice

Badminton Practice at the mid-high will begin on the following dates: Grade 6-7 Tuesday and Thursday 3:30-5:00 pm beginning March 10 Grade 8-9 Monday and Wednesday 3:30-5:00 pm beginning March 9 Grade 10-12 Tuesday and Thursday 7:15-8:15 am beginning March 10 Interested students need to bring active-wear.  Permission forms will be handed out during practice. If you have questions, please [...]

2020-03-05T14:25:22-07:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Westmount Staff and Families from AHS

Alberta Health Services has provided updated information on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Please see the memo below. Additional Links Previous Updates Alberta Health Services COVID-19 Travel Advisories Public Health Agency of Canada AHS Parent Letter March 3 - English AHS Parent Letter March 3 - French

2020-03-04T09:45:13-07:00March 4th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , |

Third Annual WCS Literary Anthology

MH Grades 5-12: Have you ever dreamed of becoming a published author? Well, now is your chance! We are accepting submissions for the third annual WCS Literary Anthology from grades 5-12. The theme for this year’s anthology is momentum. Take this opportunity to think about where you want to go and what motivates you as we enter a new decade. [...]

2020-02-07T11:20:11-07:00February 7th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

Calling Parent Volunteers for the Mardi Gras Working Committee 2020!

Mardi Gras is an annual school wide event enjoyed by hundreds of Westmount students and their families. This year we will be holding Mardi Gras on Thursday April 23rd at the Mid-High Campus. This event would not be possible without the help of volunteers. We are currently looking for volunteers to help plan and execute this event. If you are [...]

2020-02-20T09:18:41-07:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

Strive Spring 2020

A center-based respite program that combines play-driven activities and engaging indoor environments. The program offers opportunity for participants to establish friendships among peers and to express their uniqueness in a safe environment. The group will have access to activities, such as arts and crafts, baking, sensory play, meditation practices, and much more. Participants will be placed in age-appropriate groups. Click [...]

2020-02-28T14:20:07-07:00February 28th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: |
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