SAVE THE DATE!! June 10th 2022, 2:15pm-4:15pm School council is excited to welcome all WCS families, students, and staff to an outdoor, year end celebration at the EC campus. Please watch for more details to be rolled out next week.
Parents, as we are quickly approaching the year end please check your student accounts for any outstanding amounts. Several students have outstanding fees for field trips and extracurricular (sports) fees still outstanding. Please log into your parent Power School account and go to “School Fees & Forms” to check your student accounts. Alternatively if your student account has a credit/overpayment on [...]
Release Date: May 6, 2022 Superintendent of Schools Announcement Dr. Myra C. Hood announced as the new Superintendent of Westmount Charter School The Westmount Charter School Board of Directors is pleased to announce Myra Hood as the new Superintendent of Schools effective August 22, 2022. Myra holds a Doctorate in Educational Leadership with a focus on leadership for innovation. She [...]
Check out the Westmount Career page for the latest job postings. Teacher – Middle School at the Mid-High (Grades 6 Math/Science Teacher Teacher – Middle School at the Mid-High (Grade 8 Humanities with a focus on integration and Creative Writing option Teacher)
Dear Westmount Staff and Community, At a Special Meeting of the Charter Board last evening, a motion was passed to suspend Policy 14 Risk Mitigation and the accompanying Administrative Procedure 491 Risk Mitigation effective immediately. Effective immediately, for employees who are participating in the rapid testing program, proof of a negative rapid antigen test will no longer be required to [...]
Dear Westmount Staff and Parents/Guardians, Subsequent to the message sent yesterday afternoon, the following information provides additional detail. The Alberta government confirmed that the province is moving forward with Step 2 of the staged approach to relaxing COVID-19 restrictions today, Tuesday, March 1, 2022. The formal announcement is available here. As announced, Step 2 of the staged approach includes: Remaining [...]
Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians, On February 26th, Premier Kenney announced the provincial government’s intent to move to step 2 of the province’s path back to normal including further relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions as listed below, effective March 1, 2022. Unless we hear otherwise from the Minister of Education or her Deputy Minister later today, we will move forward with the reduction of [...]
Re-Registration for the 2022-2023 school year is now open in SchoolEngage. SchoolEngage replaces the Family Zone and is accessed through the Parent PowerSchool portal. All current K-Grade 11 Westmount Families must complete Re-Registration, even if your child is not returning to Westmount for the 2022-2023 school year. Deadline to Re-Register is Friday, March 4th at 3:00 pm. The process to [...]
Good evening Westmount families and staff, Please see the attached letter from the Minister of Education regarding the relaxation of COVID Protocols in School as well as this link to information outlining how Public Health Measures will be lifted in Alberta. If you have any questions about these changes, please send them to the school council email address by 5pm [...]
Superintendent Retirement and Recruitment January 31, 2022 Westmount Charter School’s Superintendent Mr. Joe Frank has announced his retirement effective August 31, 2022. The Charter Board joins the Westmount community in thanking Joe Frank for his 12 years of service and extraordinary leadership. He led Westmount through critical growth including our move to the two new campuses, as well as the [...]
February 1 – March 1, 2022, is Black History Month in Alberta. To learn more about the stories of Black Albertans, please taka a look at the link to the Calgary Public Library. https://calgarylibrary.ca/events-and-programs/upcoming-events/black-history-month/
Dear Westmount families, The Alberta Government has announced engagement sessions on the Draft K-6 Curriculum. Here is the news release from the announcement.