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 people [...]
Gender Diversity and Autism: A Spectrum Within the Spectrum – A Sinneave Family Foundation Presentation
If you are interested in learning more about or registering for this Sinneave Family Foundation, free webinar on Gender Diversity and Autism, click here. Click to view PDF of poster If you are unable to attend in person, this workshop will be available online through CES, and you may visit their website http://community.hmhc.ca/sessions/?p=online to register.
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
The MyBluePrint Presentation scheduled for September 19, 2019, has been postponed. Please stay tuned for the new date and time. Presentation Description Below Grade 9-12 families, please join us in the Mid-High Learning Commons for a presentation on My BluePrint. As of August 30, 2019, the WCS account with Career Cruising is closed. Please note that all student data that [...]
At our Open Houses, we will be sharing information about programming for gifted students, the Elementary Campus, characteristics of gifted children and Westmount’s philosophy of Fostering giftedness from the Inside Out.’ As well, we will present detailed information about our intake process. If you have been curious regarding whether or not your child may be gifted, or about Westmount Charter School [...]
MENTAL HEALTH LITERACY FOR PARENTS **Note that there has been a time change for this presentation. New time: 7:00-9:00 pm. Please join us at this School Council and school-hosted interactive session, geared for parents and people who work with youth. Good mental health starts with an understanding of the brain and its primary roles. This session will introduce parents to the basic [...]
We are excited to announce the 2021 spring break high school trip to Japan! The trip will involve the grade 11 and 12's of 2021 (the current grade 9 and 10s). Student Information Meetings: For current grade 10's who are interested in the 2021 Japan trip, there will be an information session in room 310 (Mr. Good’s) at lunch on Tuesday, February [...]
Student Services would like to share with you the upcoming Alberta Health Services seminars. Please visit Alberta Health Services: Community Education Service February 2019 Newsletter.
Westmount School Council Presents: Gifted Boys’ Experience of Schooling: How We Can Help Them Flourish
Presented by Dr. Laurie Alisat Join us for an engaging discussion on gifted boys of all ages – from elementary through to high school. After the education session, we invite you to join us for a social wine & cheese hosted by Westmount School Council. When? Thursday, January 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm (with social wine & cheese to follow) Education [...]
Student Services would like to share with you the upcoming Alberta Health Services seminars. Please visit Alberta Health Services: Community Education Service December 2018 Newsletter.
UPCOMING SESSIONS Community Education Service Dear Westmount Families, The Community Education Service (CES) provides parents/caregivers with opportunities to access FREE, public education sessions on child and youth emotional wellness and health topics. To learn more and to resister for upcoming events, please click here.
Dear High School Families - This session has been cancelled. October 16 @ 3:30 pm - 10:30 pm - at the Mid-High Learning Commons Admissions representatives will discuss academic programs, campus life, selective college admissions and financial aid. Please contact Ms. Zilla for more information.