On October 26-30, Westmount Student Council has organized Spirit Week leading up to Halloween! Students can come to school and represent the theme of the day. Monday is Jersey Day Tuesday is Twin Day Wednesday is Crazy Hair Day Thursday is Cancer Awareness (wear pink and a moustache), and Friday is Costume Day (Halloween).
Show your school spirit by wearing your house colour today!
Dear Mid-High Campus Parents: Wednesday, September 30 is Orange Shirt Day. On this day, Canadians are urged to wear orange shirts to honour and promote awareness of the Indian residential school system and the impact this has had on Canada’s Indigenous communities. This year, the Mid-High campus at Westmount will observe Orange Shirt Day in the spirit of reconciliation and out [...]
Dear Mid-High Campus Parents: Wednesday, September 30 is Orange Shirt Day. On this day, Canadians are urged to wear orange shirts to honour and promote awareness of the Indian residential school system and the impact this has had on Canada’s Indigenous communities. This year, the Mid-High campus at Westmount will observe Orange Shirt Day in the spirit of reconciliation and [...]
Our 2019 Terry Fox School Run was a great success in many ways! Rather than focusing on fundraising this year, we asked students to strive to Be like Terry. To show resiliency and perseverance, to set goals for the new school year and find the courage to achieve them. In addition to our students showing tremendous resiliency when the weather [...]
Congratulations to the Purple House for winning the house challenge "Chains of Fairness" competition and well done to everyone who added a link to their house chain!
Get in the ‘spirit’ of things and have fun this week, mid-high students! Oct. 28 – PJ Day Oct. 29 – Crazy Hair Day Oct. 30 – Jersey Day Oct. 31 – Costume Day for all & Mid-School Halloween Dance (costume contest, photo booth & pizza & pop)
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 [...]
Thanks to everyone who brought refundables to the bottle drive last week. We had a great turnout. Our partners from Vecova were amazed at how many bags we had! We would also like to say a huge thank you to Jill for coordinating the bottle drives again this year and thanks to those volunteers who helped out. We couldn’t do [...]
A big Westmount THANK YOU to Ms Mac n' Cheese, Take it & Go and Wilks Booth for making themselves available for our Terry Fox day and for offering to contribute a portion of their proceeds to the Terry Fox Foundation.
The “Be Like Terry!” initiative is in full swing at Westmount Charter Elementary! As we are fundraising, we want to keep Terry’s legacy alive and encourage all students to “Be Like Terry”. This could be by showing resiliency, perseverance to set goals for the new school year and finding the courage to achieve them. K-4 students have been working on developing [...]
On Friday, September 27th, 2019, Westmount Charter School’s Mid-High campus will be hosting our annual Terry Fox Day. The format for this year will be similar to last year. There will be some lunchtime activities in the days leading up to the run. Sept 16-17: Kick off assemblies Activities at lunch - some will require a donation to participate and [...]