news2018-10-30T15:31:25-07:00
710, 2019

2020 Grade 9 Ottawa and Washington D.C. Trip

By |October 7th, 2019|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: , , , |

Grade 9 Ottawa and Washington D.C. Trip In June 2020, WCS will be offering a grade 9 trip that will allow grade nine's to explore the national capitals of both Canada and the United States.  This six-day trip will start in Ottawa where students will experience the House of Commons, significant museums, the National art gallery, and the architecture and [...]

110, 2019

Grade 9 Transition – High School Open House Coming in November

By |October 1st, 2019|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , , |

Are you interested in learning more about High School Programming for the 2020-2021 school year at Westmount? We are excited to host an Information evening for parents and students, highlighting the programming in High School. More details to follow. November 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm MST Mid High Gymnasium  

1701, 2020

Registration Now Open for Pascal Cayley Fermat (PCF) contest set, and the Canadian Computing Competition (CCC) Math Contests

By |January 17th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

It has been a frigid and bitter week, but there is something bright on the horizon (many things, actually)! We are opening up registration for two contest sets today, the Pascal Cayley Fermat (PCF) contest set, and the Canadian Computing Competition (CCC). If you are interested in participating in either of these contests, come to room 320 at lunch [...]

1601, 2020

The Alberta High School Mathematics Competition (AHSMC) First Round Results

By |January 16th, 2020|Categories: Grade 9-12|

The Alberta High School Mathematics Competition (AHSMC) – First Round, is a very difficult contest taken this year by 597 students in Alberta. It is the stepping stone to the more prestigious Mathematics Olympiad team and opens doors for summer immersion camps for high ranking students. We have had a number of students who have participated in this contest [...]

1101, 2020

Cold Weather Advisory

By |January 11th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

As extreme cold and wind chill values continue in Calgary, please ensure your child is prepared and dressed for the weather. As getting to and from school can be challenging during cold weather, please be aware that it is not uncommon for transit complications to occur when it is this cold. The safety and security of our students is [...]

1501, 2020

Judges Urgently Needed for the MH Science Fair in February, 2020

By |January 15th, 2020|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

Westmount Charter School is hosting our annual Mid and High School Science Fair on Friday, February 7th, 2020.  We are seeking volunteer judges for the event. Background Students are required to participate in our school science fair before they are considered for the Calgary Youth Science Fair.  We have a limited number of project submissions for the Calgary Youth Science Fair, therefore, your assistance will be needed for feedback [...]

601, 2020

Reminder: Our first bottle drive of 2020 is this Thursday, January 9!

By |January 6th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: |

Please bring your bottles, cans and all other refundable for recycling to either Westmount campus during the morning (8:00 to 8:45 am) or the afternoon (3:15 to 3:45 pm). Thank you!

612, 2019

Deadline for Westmount MH 2019/2020 Yearbook Purchase is February 21, 2020

By |December 6th, 2019|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , |

Please note that the deadline for purchasing your mid-high student a Westmount 2019/2020 yearbook is February 21, 2020. Books are $35 and should be purchased in the Family Zone. After you log into the FZ, you will see the following message about the yearbooks. If you have not already purchased your yearbook(s), they will be listed [...]

612, 2019

Westmount Students take first place @ Yale!

By |December 6th, 2019|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , |

Congratulations to three of our Westmount students as they made to the global round of the World’s Scholars Cup and also made to the Tournament of Champions held at Yale. We were super excited when they announced at the closing ceremony that the Westmount team got first place in team debate among 400 teams at the Tournament of Champions. [...]

412, 2019

The Thursday, December 12, MH Coffee Talk has been moved to Monday, December 16.

By |December 4th, 2019|Categories: K-12, School Council|Tags: , |

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Thursday, December 12, Mid-High Coffee Talk has been moved to Monday, December 16. Coffee Talks are a great way to connect directly with the principal and ask all your burning questions, as well as learn the "behind-the-scenes" information from administration! Coffee Talks at the Mid-High Campus will be held in the staff room [...]

512, 2019

Direct Donation Campaign for Westmount

By |December 5th, 2019|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Thank you to those families who have donated to Westmount in 2019!  We greatly appreciate your support.  You are helping to provide our children with an enriched educational experience.  You can see where your donations are going in the donation letter. With the end of the calendar year approaching, School Council wanted to remind you that there is still time [...]

512, 2019

Westmount Has a New Chemistry Lab!

By |December 5th, 2019|Categories: Grade 5-12|

Our new chemistry lab renovations all almost fully completed (just a few minor items yet to accomplish). Students and staff have already started working in the lab and are enjoying to new space very much. Students are also excited that these renovations have allowed Westmount to offer Chemistry AP as part of our course offerings. [...]

2911, 2019

The deadline for submitting NEW applications for Kindergarten – Grade 4, was November 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm.

By |November 29th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |

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.