Original protocols with updates to protocols highlighted, may be found here: Student Protocols document. This document contains only the changes: UPDATES to Protocols Last updated: Monday, October 5, 2021
Dear Westmount staff and Community, During the September 23, 2021 COVID update Dr. Hinshaw provided clarity regarding the new daily checklist: https://open.alberta.ca/dataset/56c020ed-1782-4c6c-bfdd-5af36754471f/resource/58957831-a4ab-45ff-9a8e-3c6af7c1622e/download/covid-19-information-alberta-health-daily-checklist-2021-09.pdf Dr. Hinshaw communicated that she has added a new recommendation for any unvaccinated or partially vaccinated individuals when there is a positive COVID case in their household. The new recommendation is that any unvaccinated or partially vaccinated individuals [...]
The first bottle drive of the 2021 – 2022 school year is happening on Thursday, October 14 at both campuses! On October 14, bottles may be dropped off before school (8-8:30 am) or in the afternoon from 3:00 to 3:30 pm at the following locations: the church parking lot beside the Mid-High campus OR at the corner of 5 Ave. NW and 32 [...]
Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians, The number of COVID-19 cases in our province has significantly increased over the past few weeks. As a result, the Alberta government released new COVID-19 public health actions, some of which impact schools. Details of the changes may be accessed at: https://www.alberta.ca/covid-19-public-health-actions.aspx Masks are now provincially required for all students from grades 4-12; however, Westmount will maintain [...]
A Coffee Talk is a casual conversation with the principals of each campus, run by the School Council. It’s a great chance to ask questions, get updates, give feedback, and discuss what’s on your mind when it comes to Westmount. Elementary Campus Coffee Talk Dates Friday, September 17 at 9:15 am Friday, October 15 at 9:15 am Friday, November 19 [...]
School supplies for K - Grade 4 and Grades 5-12 may be found on the Back to School Web page. Please stay tuned for information about back-to-school protocols early next week following the return of School Administration and discussion with the Charter Board. Last Updated: August 20
Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians and Staff, Westmount looks forward to welcoming back more than 1300 students for the 2021–22 school year. As we prepare to welcome our students and staff back to in-person learning and working, we continue to be guided by the following principles: the safety of students and staff is our primary concern high-quality teaching and learning will continue using [...]
Please stay tuned for information about back-to-school protocols early next week following the return of School Administration and discussion with the Charter Board.
August 2021 Update – We are in the process of implementing a new Registration program within PowerSchool. Current WCS Families If you are the parent of a current WCS student and do not currently have a parent account in PowerSchool, please contact your respective office for assistance. Please do not create a new account using the create account option on [...]
Check out the Westmount Careers page for a new job posting for: a Full-time grades 5-12 Spanish teacher at the Mid-High campus The competition closes on Monday, August 23 @ 8am MST.
If your student has medical concerns, medications (prescription or non-prescription), allergies, OR pre-existing health issues that cause COVID-19-like symptoms, you must complete Westmount's annual medical form and return it to the school no later than the first day of school. Please visit the forms and documents page on the Westmount website for information on how to drop off your medical [...]
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.