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A+ For Energy Program Winner

Dear Westmount Community, It is with great pride and pleasure that I announce that one of our staff members, Ms. Connie Sullivan, is the recipient of a national award this year! Connie submitted an application titled RIDE FOR ENERGY! to the A+ For  Energy program sponsored by Inside Education, BP Canada, TC Energy, Cenovus and Pembina Pipelines.  Connie’s project was selected [...]

2020-06-09T14:42:42-06:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

2020 Teacher’s Excellence in Environmental Ed. and Communication Award Winner

Dear Westmount Community, It is with great pride and pleasure that I announce that one of our staff members, Ms. Christine Avey, is the recipient of a national award this year! The FOCUS! Change Climate Change – Teacher’s Excellence Award for Environmental Education and Communication awards were announced on June 2, 2020, and, of all of the nominations submitted from across [...]

2020-06-04T13:56:51-06:00June 4th, 2020|Categories: K-12|Tags: , , |

Eco-Warriors Club at the EC Needs 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. How Can You Help? This is ou 5th 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 [...]

2020-01-29T08:47:24-07:00October 7th, 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 one or two parent volunteers to pick up the beverage containers from the last two Eco Warrior collections: Friday, June 14 (we have two big bags of containers) Thursday, June 20 (there will be one bag of containers) If you can do both pickups, you may either come on both [...]

2020-01-29T08:47:58-07:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |

Save the Bees – Roots and Shoots Project

As part of our Jane Goodall project -- Save the Bees, Mrs. Aucoin’s class and Mrs. Hans’ class would like to offer Westmount elementary parents an opportunity to both support local bee farmers, as well as help the environment by reducing the amount of plastic wrap used. We have partnered with Nature Bee Beeswax Wraps to provide parents with an opportunity [...]

2019-05-24T13:14:36-06:00May 22nd, 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 [...]

2020-01-29T08:49:02-07:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |