1305, 2019

2020 Carnaval de Québec

By |May 13th, 2019|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: , , , , , |

Students registered in French 9-12 classes for the 2019-2020 school year have the opportunity to travel to the Carnaval de Québec, held in Quebec City, for five days in February 2020. Students will be immersed in French culture and language by attending the largest carnival event in the world and travelling to Les Chutes du Montmorency, a beautiful waterfall near [...]

1005, 2019

Little Inventors, Inventions for Space Challenge

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |

We were thrilled to find out that one of our grade one student inventions, The Sound Collector, submitted to the Little Inventors, Inventions for Space Challenge was selected to be made real! The elementary Learning Commons hosted a virtual visit between this student and an inventor in order to collaborate on how best to transform this idea into the real [...]

805, 2019

May Updates from the University of British Columbia

By |May 8th, 2019|Categories: Career Paths|Tags: , , , , |

Deadline to accept offers of admission: May 1 or June 1 (NOTE: Refer to the precise date indicated in your student services centre account)   Next steps for newly admitted students: You’ve been admitted?  Now what??  See UBC’s step-by-step guide and video to help admitted students plan finances, secure housing and figure out course planning. To qualify for first-year housing [...]

805, 2019

May Updates from the University of Alberta

By |May 8th, 2019|Categories: Career Paths, Grade 9-12|Tags: , , , |

University of Alberta: Spring & Summer Tours Let us show you and your students around! A campus tour is the best way to discover everything the U of A has to offer. Booking for spring and summer tour dates are now available until August 10th. Learn more and book tours at   Online Out of Province Student Loans 101 [...]

205, 2019

WestJet Raffle Ticket Sales Close Soon!

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , |

Dear Westmount Parents/Guardians, Approximately 75% of our 1,000 WestJet Raffle tickets have now been sold; that’s 750 tickets! That means we have about 250 tickets left to sell and are well on our way to earning $10,000 for the school. Ticket sales through the school offices end on Monday, May 6 at 3:45 pm.  Any remaining tickets will be on sale at the May 7 School Council AGM, which begins at [...]

3004, 2019

Hats On! for Mental Health Day May 1, 2019

By |April 30th, 2019|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019, Albertans are invited to take part in Hats On! For Mental Health Day and wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of positive mental health. We encourage Westmount students to participate by wearing special hats in support of the mental health of children and youth. One in three Canadians will experience a mental [...]

3004, 2019

Diploma Exam Preparation Courses Now Available

By |April 30th, 2019|Categories: Career Paths|Tags: , , , , |

For students getting ready to write Grade 12 diploma exams, diploma preparation courses are now available here.  You may now register for your prep courses online.   Other exam prep sources of interest: Abacus for math Alberta Education – Writing Diploma Exams (guides, exemplars) Renert Centre

2504, 2019

New MRU Programs Green-Lighted for 2019 admissions

By |April 25th, 2019|Categories: Career Paths|Tags: , , |

The following new Programs Green-lighted for 2019 admissions at Mount Royal University. Bachelor of Finance Bachelor of International Business Bachelors of Supply Chain Management

2304, 2019

Freezies in Support of Owls

By |April 23rd, 2019|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , |

Grade 1’s in Mrs. Osborne’s class are finding ways to help the endangered Burrowing Owls.  They will be holding a Freezie sale with the proceeds going to the Alberta Birds of Prey Foundation for their Jane Goodall project. Jumbo Freezies will cost $1 each. Homeroom teachers will collect money during the week of April 29th- May 3rd.  Then on Monday, [...]

1704, 2019

2018/2019 Parent Provided Funding (PPF) Payment Information

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , , |

Thank you to all families for providing us with your banking information for direct deposits of this year’s Parent Provided Funding.  We will process 2018-2019 Parent Provided Funding payments between May 10-30, 2019. Payment to students with the last names starting with: A-F will be deposited on May 10th G-P will be deposited on May 14th Q-Z will be deposited [...]