Weekly Updates

Thurs. Sept. 21st

  1. Friday, September 22nd is a PA Day – students do not attend school.
  2. Magazine Fundraiser – School Council will be sending home information following the school assembly on Tues. Sept. 25th. Thank you in advance to our School Council Fundraising Committee for their efforts in this campaign.
  3. We continue to respectfully request that parents do not use the school parking lot for drop-off or pick-up of students.  Everyone agrees that our students safety is a number one priority for all of us.  Please follow appropriate bylaws when parking on any side streets around the school.
  4. Thank you for not coming onto our school property with your pets during school hours 8:30am-3:30pm.  We have children that are not comfortable around animals and we want everyone to feel safe and secure while at school.

Friday Sept. 15th

It was really wonderful to see many of our Westmount Families at our Open House! We hope that everyone has a great weekend.

  1. Photo Day is on TUESDAY SEPT. 19th  – You will receive an information form that explains the process: you will view proofs, select background options, and order AFTER Picture Day. Only return the form if you have “special notes” for the photographer.
  2. School Council Nomination Forms are found online on our website. A paper copy has also been sent home.Our first meeting and elections are on Wed. Sept. 20th at 6:30pm.  https://wsm.wrdsb.ca/schoolcouncil/
  3. Magazine Fundraiser – School Council will be sending home information following the school assembly on Tues. Sept. 25th. Thank you in advance to our School Council Fundraising Committee for their efforts in this campaign.
  4. As part of our annual school safety procedures we will be beginning our 3 fall Fire Drills and 1 Intruder Drill.  Our teachers do an excellent job explaining and preparing our students for these safety drills.
  5. Scooter Racks have been installed for students to lock up their scooter. They are located right beside the bike racks. Thank you to our School Council for supporting this purchase.
  6. Please check the calendar tab on our school’s website for school wide events.

 

Friday Sept. 8th

Thank you for a great first week back to school. It was great to see everyone’s smiling faces. Have a wonderful weekend!

Updates:

  1. School Council Nomination Forms are found online on our website. A paper copy has also been sent home today.Our first meeting and elections are on Wed. Sept. 20th at 6:30pm.  https://wsm.wrdsb.ca/schoolcouncil/
  2. Thank you for calling our Attendance Line at 519-570-8143 Ext 3906# when your child will be absent or late.  Please spell your child’s name when leaving a message.
  3. School Open House – Thurs. Sept. 14th 6:30-7:30pm – please join us to meet our Westmount Staff and see your child’s classroom.
  4. A reminder that there is no pick-up or drop-off in the school parking lot.
  5. For the safety of all of our students, dogs are not permitted on school property during our school hours of 8:30-3:30pm.  
  6. The Westmount Website calendar will be kept up to date with school events. https://wsm.wrdsb.ca/calendar/
  7. We encourage all Westmount parents to sign-up on “School Day”. You received a letter in the first day package with a unique identification key for each of your children.  This year we will be using School Day for more school related activities.  https://www.wrdsb.ca/our-schools/using-school-day/#signup