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Jan 2023 Gr 9 Option information

Grade 9 Option Process for students currently attending Westdale’s Associate Schools:

Grade 9 Option Process for students currently attending Westdale’s Associate Schools: 

Our current Associate Schools are:  Bennetto, Dalewood, Guy Brown (FI students only), Hess Street, Kanétskare, Sir William Osler (FI students only). 

For students attending our six associate schools: 

  1. Access fillable Westdale Grade 9 option sheet from Student Services section of Westdale school website.  Grade 8 teachers can support students with this process. 
  2. Students and guardians complete the option sheet.
  3. Submit completed option sheet to Grade 8 teacher by February 17th 2023.
  4. Student to complete Xello option entry with support of Westdale staff in their Grade 8 classroom in late February 2023. 

Grade 9 Option Process for students who reside in Westdale’s catchment currently attending a Remote School through HWDSB: 

  1. Access the fillable Westdale Grade 9 option sheet from the list of documents below. 
  2. Complete the option sheet. 
  3. Complete the Grade 9 Course Planner in the Xello future readiness platform.  Students will have access to Xello through their HWDSB learning platforms.
  4. Email the completed Grade 9 option sheet to westdale@hwdsb.on.ca 
  5. Westdale Student Services will confirm receipt of your option sheet by email before March.

Grade 9 Option Process for students who reside in Westdale’s catchment currently attending an HWDSB school other than Westdale’s associate schools: 

Beginning in February: 

  1. Access the Westdale 2023-2024 option sheet: 2023-2024 Grade 9 option sheet
  2. Complete all steps in the option sheet and obtain a signature of Grade 8 Principal
  3. Email completed option sheet to westdale@hwdsb.on.ca 
  4. Westdale Student Services will contact family to request copies of proof of address, and proof of citizenship documents.
  5. Grade 9 course requests may be entered in XELLO between February 7th and March 3rd 2023.

Registration Process for students in Westdale’s catchment attending a school outside the HWDSB: 

2023-24 Registration

  • Details to be shared in February 2023.

Grade 8 Virtual Information Session  How to select courses (Jan 2023)

Grade 8 Information Session for students & parents/guardians coming soon.

General Grade 7 & 8 Information Nights Flyer (Jan-Feb 2023) (1)

Not sure of your catchment?

  • If you are unsure of your catchment status, please visit the HWDSB website and use the Find a School tool to determine which school your student will attend.
  • Type in your address, select your grade level, select your program (French Immersion or Regular), then click “Search”
Updated on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.
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