On Monday we were fortunate to have four representatives from Mi’Kmaq Friendship Centre visit our school. What an engaging afternoon.
This Thursday, December 1st are Westmount’s first term parent teacher interviews. There will be no school for students this day. Staff will be engaging in Professional development in the morning. The interviews will be held between 1-4 and 6-8. I have received many forms requesting times and have in turn sent home your interview times. If you haven’t sent back a form please do so ASAP to ensure a time on this day. I will be out sick tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29th. You could email me if you would like to set up a time and receive confirmation ASAP.
This week WSA is hosting a Scholastic book fair in our school library. Students will visit the fair during their regular Library times to peruse the books. The fair will be set up all week. Come stop by on Parent Teacher interview day to take a peek at the selections offered.
First term student reports will be sent home this Thursday, November 24th. There have been changes made to Grades 4-6 reports. A notice went home recently that outlined these changes.
Parent teacher interviews will be taking place next Thursday, December 1st. They will be 10 minute time slots from 1-4 and then again from 6-8. Notices were sent home Monday to request time preferences. Please send back as soon as possible. I will begin to send home confirmation times to parents tomorrow, Wednesday November 23rd.
We participated in our annual Remembrance Day assembly today. Z.R, M.S and S. C. wore their uniforms. Z.R and M.S. participated in the procession into the gym and laid our wreath up front. Z.R also read a poem aloud. G. A., M.D. and S.M read aloud a poem as well. Several of our students sang songs in the choir. Thank you all for contributing to our assembly!
LM and MD created our first Green screen video of the year. They présented information on the Layers of the Earth. Please take a Peek at it below.
Please see the video below of pictures from grade 4S Halloween day.
- MusIQ club registrations can be completed online. They will be held on Wednesdays from November 9th to December 20th in the Library from 3:15-4:00.
- Westmount school clothing order forms are due back by Thursday, November 10th. Please make cheques payable to Westmount school Association. HST is included in the prices. There are clothing samples at the school for references to sizes.
- SafeChoice Home alone program registrations are due by Monday, November 7th. The program will run on Tuesday, November 8th and Wednesday, November 9th from 3:15-5:15 pm. They accept cash, money order, or certified cheques as payments. Certified cheques and money orders can be made out to Safe Choice Safety.
- Student Picture orders are due back by Tuesday, November 8th.