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AdminBlog – Grad breakfast

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Student council served up breakfast at Westmount’s Grad Breakfast. Grads took time to reflect and celebrate before the crunch of final exams. Thanks to the grad committee for all their efforts toward this event.

Admin Blog – Just Give campaign

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Westmount staff and students filled a whole police van with canned goods for the Just Give campaign. The final amount was 1216 pounds of food! Thanks to Mrs McPhee for spearheading the event. Awesome job Westmount!

A rainbow after school council

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A photo of the full rainbow after our final school council meeting last night. Thanks to Margaret Reid and Val Gravelle as co-chairs. It was a fantastic year.

Admin Blog: Colour Run

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Westmount’s ACT group holds a colour run to support Maiti Nepala non-profit organization dedicated to helping the victims of human trafficking.

Reach Ahead Registration (Grade 8s)

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

If you are interesting in registering for the Grade 8 Reach Ahead Summer Program here at Westmount, please fill out the registration form here: Reach Ahead Registration .

Westmount SCFP

Monday, May 25, 2015

The registration for the Westmount Summer Carry Forward Program is available now: Westmount SS Registration 2015 – Fillable

HWDSB Students at Canada Wide Science Fair

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Three HWDSB students have recently returned from the Canada Wide Science Fair, held in Fredericton, New Brunswick. The Canada-Wide Science Fair represents the national science fair championship, a contest that draws hundreds of grade 7-12 finalists from regional science fairs across the country.

June 2015 Exam Schedule

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The exam schedule for June 2015 can be found here: WESTMOUNT JUNE 2015 EXAM SCHEDULE . If students have an exam and know that they will be unable to write during their designated time slot for any reason, they should contact a member of administration (Principal or VP) as soon … Read more

Heat Events during School

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

With the warmer weather now approaching, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) would like to make you aware of our procedures during a heat event.

Art Smart Holding Auditions for 2015/2016 School Year in June

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Auditions will be held at Sir Allan MacNab on Tuesday June 2nd and Wednesday June 3rd in the Auditorium.

HWDSB Starting Community Conversation to Reimagine HWDSB

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) Trustees are starting a sweeping review of the Board’s vision and focus to better serve students, parents and the greater community. Reimagine HWDSB will start a community conversation this spring with community forums, focus groups and surveys, so the public can tell HWDSB what it thinks.

Admin Blog – Spoken Word

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Westmount students practice spoken word poetry period 3. Tomorrow the group will compete at the Hamilton library in a poetry slam. Katherine Kim practices her poem Happiness. In the preliminary slam yesterday, Katherine placed first.

Thank you School Council!

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Westmount staff is recognized by our School Council by some beautiful mid-week treats! Thanks so much for your thoughtfulness.

HWDSB Parent Involvement Committee Seeks 2015-16 Members

Friday, April 17, 2015

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is currently welcoming applications for the 2015-2016 school year.

Admin Blog – American History

Friday, April 10, 2015

Students in Mr Paterson’s American History class are visited by a War of 1812 re-enacter. Students learn what daily life was like for a British soldier in Canada in 1812. The question is, based on whether you were American, Canadian, or British, who won the … Read more

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Watch: Supplies Help Students Launch School Year
Hamilton community leaders, partners and volunteers pack 1100 backpacks to support students in need. These essential supplies will help to give students a successful start to the school year. The backpack program is run in partnership with Start2Finish.