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MH Awards Night

MH Awards Night is Thursday, June 20, 2019, @ 6:00 - 7:30 pm in the main mid-high gymnasium! The awards ceremony allows us to honour and recognize students who consistently demonstrate leadership, positivity, passion, and engagement within our Westmount community.  It also provides positive motivation for students to work towards a goal. Who May Nominate a Student? Students may nominate themselves, [...]

Deadline: 2019 Remax Quest for Excellence Bursaries Applications

This year Remax is offering (16) $1,000 bursaries for a total of $16,000 to grade 12 students. This program was established by RE/MAX of Western Canada to recognize the success and ongoing pursuits of Western Canadian students in regards to leadership and community contribution initiatives. Students can enter online on the Remax Website. Deadline: 2019 Quest for Excellence program is open for [...]

2019-02-08T12:36:09-07:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: , |Tags: , , , |

Schulich Scholarship Deadline

The 2019 registration for this award is now open. Westmount Charter School will nominate/sponsor one student. Students can pick up the nomination form and outline from Ms.Reynolds in Student Services. Additional information is also posted on the career bulletin boards. Please submit this application and two reference letters to Student Services no later than: January 17, 2019. For more information, please [...]

2018-11-20T13:53:48-07:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , |

Duke of Edinburgh International Award

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is a global award that allows young people to determine what they are passionate about, regardless of their background, culture or access to resources. There will be a representative in the school  to share this wonderful opportunity during the SOURCE Block. Date: November 30 Time: 9:30-1100am Location: MH Learning Commons  

2018-11-20T13:27:24-07:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: , |Tags: , , |

2019 Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence

Teachers play an important role helping to build the next generation of successful, caring, and creative Canadians. We all remember a teacher that changed our lives. The Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence, Teaching Excellence in STEM, and Excellence in Early Childhood Education honour exemplary teachers and early childhood educators who are preparing our youth for the innovation economy. Consider nominating [...]

2018-10-11T10:40:16-07:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: K-12|Tags: , |

Alberta Centennial Scholarships – Deadline for submissions to Student Services – May 25th, 2018

The government of Alberta offers three Alberta citizenship awards to recognize students who have contributed to their communities through public service or voluntary endeavor. These awards are available to Alberta students entering any level of post-secondary study in Canada. Selection is based on a student's involvement in volunteer activities in and outside of school, citizenship and community service. Student interested in [...]

2018-05-11T19:06:44-07:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: Grade 9-12|Tags: , , |

Awards Program at WCS

A group of students, parents and teachers spent several months reviewing the awards program at the mid-high to ensure they align with our charter and to clarify the nomination process and criteria for each award. Feedback was sought from all stakeholders groups to ensure our objectives were met. . Click here for the result of our work. Thank you to all [...]

2018-05-03T16:03:23-07:00May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: |