Did you know that the 2019/2020 (this year’s) Elementary Yearbook is still available for purchase? Cost is $19. Deadline to purchase is May 31, 2020. Not sure if you purchased a yearbook already? No problem! You can find out by logging into the Family Zone (FZ) and clicking on Pay Fees or Payment History. Both options may [...]
Free Parenting Webinar from Prufrock Press – Parenting Bright Kids Who Struggle in School: A Strength-Based Approach
Learn techniques to encourage strengths and mitigate weaknesses in children who struggle in school. This free webinar will help parents through the challenging and often unfamiliar landscape of raising kids who have been labeled with learning differences. Presenter: Dewey Rosetti, Author and Cofounder of the Parents Education Network When: Tuesday, June 2, 3:00 pm CT Click here for more information [...]
Hello Westmount Elementary Families, While we are currently awaiting more information from Alberta Education, we are preparing our new learning environment for after Spring Break. As we will be using PowerLearn and PowerSchool to communicate our programming going forward, we are asking parents to do the following: please take a moment to make sure that you are able to log [...]
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 @ email@example.com. Thank you!
Please come out and support Westmount and see Usborne’s award-winning range of entertaining and educational books for children from toddlers to teens. Viewing for students on Wednesday, February 12 Sale - Thursday, February 13 (8:30 am to 7:00 pm- closed from 3:30 to 4:30) Sale - Friday, February 14 (8:30 am to 4:00 pm) During Parent – Teacher Interview days [...]
Westmount Elementary Health Fair- March 19, 2020 - Calling all community experts! Westmount Elementary will be hosting their 2nd annual Health Fair on March 19, 2020. Last year’s Fair was a huge success and students learned from community health experts about Sun Safety, Screen Time Affects , Bike Safety, Nutrition and Oral Health. Do you have expertise in these areas [...]
The deadline for submitting NEW applications for Kindergarten – Grade 4, was November 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm.
The deadline for submitting NEW applications for Kindergarten - Grade 4, was November 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm. We are no longer taking applications for the 20/21 school year. Families, if your student is already attending Westmount Charter School, please disregard this note. Thank you for your interest in Westmount Charter School.
Congratulations to the Purple House for winning the house challenge "Chains of Fairness" competition and well done to everyone who added a link to their house chain!
From November 25 – 29, sign-up sheets for Grade 1, 2, 3, and 4 students who are interested in participating in a Spelling Bee will be on the clubs board.
We are fortunate to have parents, students, and all family members generously support our annual literacy event – the Book Fair! You did it! Our goal this year was one book per student. We once again exceeded our goal and students will spend over 2,700 reading hours enjoying the books! (And that is if the books are only read once.) [...]
The grade 4 team has decided to run a recycled gifts Christmas Store this year (very similar to last year). This store will be for children in the school to browse and buy a secret present for members of their family. No item will be more than $0.25. The money raised will be donated to a local charity in Calgary. Each class [...]
The Elementary Lost & Found contents will be donated at the end of November. Please ask your child to check the Lost & Found if they are missing items. All unclaimed items will be bagged up and sent out on November 28, 2019. Parents, if you wish to come to the school to check the Lost & Found, please stop [...]