Elementary Skating – Parent Volunteers needed!

We are looking for parent volunteers to assist with Elementary late January/early February Skating. Skating sessions will be approximately 45 mins in length and each class will be going 3 times. Please sign up with the appropriate class and time slot that you would like to help with. All parent volunteers must have volunteer clearance with the main office in order to [...]

2019-01-14T10:41:29+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , , |

Inside Out Day is Fast Approaching!

On Friday, January 25th staff and students will come together to watch the movie Inside Out and complete a number of supporting activities. Student Services is encouraging all staff and students to either dress up as their favourite character OR wear your clothes Inside Out in support of this fun day.  Not only will students and staff focus on the social emotional, [...]

2019-01-17T14:01:05+00:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |

Upcoming Skating Field Trips for Grade 1-4

Grade 1-4s will be participating in  skating field trips during the end of January and early February as part of the Physical Education Program. Stay tuned for more information coming next week!

2019-01-10T15:21:02+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

Eco Warriors Club at the EC is Looking for Parent Volunteers

The Eco Warriors Club at our Elementary campus is looking for parent volunteers who could help support our efforts to 'take action' for our environment. This is our 4th year where we are looking for some generous parents to take on a 'one month' volunteer duty (or more), from December onward, which includes: picking up beverage containers once a week (only [...]

2018-11-30T08:38:41+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , , , |

Elementary Annual Food Drive Begins Dec 3

Our annual elementary Food Drive for the Calgary Food Bank begins Monday, December 3rd! Last day to donate: Friday, December 14th. All elementary teachers and students are asked to bring in donations in order to help those less fortunate.  Donation boxes will be painted in our house colours and located at the main entrance of the Elementary Campus. Support your house [...]

2018-11-20T15:39:16+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |

Reminder: Signup for EC Parent/Teacher Interviews Closes on Monday, November 5 @ 12pm

This is reminder that the signup for parent/teacher interviews at the elementary campus closes on Monday, November 5 @ 12pm. Interviews will be held Thursday, November 8th, 4:30 – 7:00pm Friday, November 9th, 9:00am – 3:00pm. Interview slots are 15 minutes each. When you attend your interview, please keep within this time-frame so that we are able to accommodate as many families [...]

2018-11-02T00:34:09+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |

Elementary Swimming is Coming – Volunteers Needed

Elementary Swimming is fast approaching on November 19-30!   Parent volunteers are needed to travel with students on the bus and help students transition in and out of change rooms. Please see the Weekly Newsletter for Friday, October 26th for signup details and class schedule.

2018-10-26T13:45:23+00:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |

Orange Shirt Day

Dear Elementary Campus Parents: Sunday, September 30 is Orange Shirt Day.  On this day, Canadians are urged to wear orange shirts to honour and promote awareness of the Indian residential school system and the impact this system had on Indigenous communities for more than a century in Canada. (Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orange_Shirt_Day) Orange Shirt Day is discussed in some of our classes as part of the Social [...]

2018-09-25T15:46:21+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

UPCOMING SESSIONS Community Education Service September 2018

Dear Westmount Families, The Community Education Service (CES) provides parents/caregivers with opportunities to access FREE, public education sessions on child and youth emotional wellness and health topics. Limited childcare is available for morning sessions held at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Please call 403 955 2500 at least 3 days prior to the session to reserve a spot. (Click here to learn more....)

2018-09-13T22:51:31+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |

Update: EC Attendance Line Now Available

Updated September 10 @ 8:45 a.m. The attendance line is up and running again. To advise that your child is going to be late or absent, please call 403 217 0426 and choose option 1. Provide your child’s name, spelling their last name, their home room and reason for absence or late. Thank you ------------------------------------------------ Until further notice, for lates/absences at [...]

2018-09-10T08:47:21+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

Change to Grade 3 & 4 Run Club Start Date

Dear Westmount grade 3 and 4 families, there has been a change to the start date for Run Club. Run Club for all Gr 3s and 4s will begin on Wednesday, September 12th (not Monday September 10th).  Please contact Mrs. Landu for information.

2018-09-07T12:14:19+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , |

PowerSchool Access – EC

Dear Westmount elementary families, Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year. To returning parents and students, Welcome Back! To our new parents and students, Welcome to Westmount. Many thanks to those individuals at Westmount who have worked hard behind the scenes to get the PowerSchool issues resolved. PowerSchool is available on our school homepage under quick links www.westmountcharter.com. Parents are now able [...]

2018-09-01T01:52:48+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: |
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