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Website Specialist Westmount Charter School

Scheduled System Maintenance Friday, May 22 from 8 pm – 10 pm

We will be doing important system maintenance for a short time on Friday, May 22. The outage is planned for 8 pm – 10:00 pm. The sites that will be impacted include: PowerSchool PowerLearn 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 appreciate your [...]

2020-05-22T09:20:47-06:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Long Weekend – May 15-18

It's the long weekend! May 15 (Non-Instructional Day) - Monday, May 18 (Victoria Day). There will be no online classes or posting this coming Monday due to the holiday. *Exception: Students writing AP exams will still write their exams as scheduled Happy long weekend!

2020-05-15T12:10:58-06:00May 12th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

New Help Line & Email from Alberta Education

Dear Westmount Community, The following information has been provided by the Minister of Education. Alberta Education has instituted a help line and email for parents of students, particularly those with disabilities, during COVID-19 and at-home learning. The line is 780-422-6548 (toll-free by first dialing 310-0000, followed by the 10-digit phone number) or via email at studentsupport@gov.ab.ca. Even with the excellent [...]

2020-05-06T14:21:31-06:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Update from the Minister of Education

Dear Westmount Families, Please see the message below from the Minister of Education. As announced yesterday by Premier Kenney during the release of Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy, the province has made the decision to not have students return to in-school classes for the remainder of the academic year. While I know many of you anticipated this decision, I do understand it [...]

2020-05-01T13:11:23-06:00May 1st, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Calling all Science Fair Participants from Grades 7-12!

Youth Science Canada has put together an opportunity for students in Grade 7 to 12 to showcase their projects digitally. Registration for this virtual event will open in early May and we will send you that information as it becomes available. Information will be posted on Powerlearn as it becomes available and we will be putting a note in communications. For more [...]

2020-04-24T09:29:29-06:00April 24th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

High School Class Scheduling, Online Recordings & Assessment

Hello Westmount Mid-High Families, We want to thank our students and families for their resilience and support as we all embark on a steep learning curve in our new learning model.  As we adjust and re-adjust throughout this process, we want to take this time to share specific information, in order to support your understanding of how things are being [...]

2020-04-22T15:07:31-06:00April 20th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

Online Tutors for K-12 Students

Dear Partner Research Schools, The Werklund School of Education is proud to enhance learning by coordinating online tutors for K-12 students in need of extra support this year. If parents/students in your community would benefit from additional academic support - including reading sessions, subject-specific tutoring, or general study - we'll match them with a preservice teacher in Werklund's BEd program who can [...]

2020-04-24T09:32:45-06:00April 16th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , |

Scheduled System Maintenance Saturday, April 18

We will be doing important system maintenance  for a short time on Saturday, April 18. The outage is planned for 9 PM – 10:30 PM. The sites that will be impacted include: PowerSchool 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 appreciate your [...]

2020-04-15T13:39:43-06:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Autism Community COVID-19 Response Fund

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in recognition of April as Autism Awareness Month, The Sinneave Family Foundation and its Board of Directors have repurposed the Directors Award to establish an Autism Community COVID-19 Response Fund. This portion of the Response Fund is intended to directly support the immediate needs of autistic adolescents and adults during these challenging times.  Up [...]

2020-04-03T10:18:07-06:00April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |
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