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Strathmore In Town

S-01 Run 1 Danielle
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S-01 Run 2 Danielle
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S-02 Run 1 Jesse
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S-02 Run 2 Jesse
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S-03 Run 1 Brenda
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S-03 Run 2 Brenda
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S-04 Run 1 Jeanette
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S-04 Run 2 Jeanette
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S-05 Run 1 Bonny
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S-05 Run 2 Bonny
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S-06 Run 1 Darriel
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S-06 Run 2 Darriel
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S-07 Run 1 Susan
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S-08 Run 1 Tracy V
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S-09 Run 1 Amber
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S-10 International Run 1- Hank
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Strathmore Out of Town

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SM-02 - Dave
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SM-03 - Kevin
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SM-04 - Nicola
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SM-05 - Teresa
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SM-06 - Adriana
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SM-07 - Debbie J
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SM-08 - Lori
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SM-09 - Fred
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SM-10 - Lesley
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SM-11 - Marilyn
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SM-12 - Vicki
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SM-13 - Chelsea
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SM-14 - Candess
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News Archive

Westmount School's Annual Food Drive

Westmount School’s Annual Food Drive Each year, we work to support the Wheatland County Food Bank.  This year, we will be collecting from Dec. 3 - 6, 2018.  Students earn valuable House League points for each item donated.   Together, let’s make a difference in our community. Monday, Dec. 3:  Pasta and Rice Tuesday, Dec. 4:  Canned Items Wednesday, Dec. 5:  Breakfast Item...

Westmount Elementary School Council ~ Upcoming Meeting

School Council Meeting  ~ November 14th! The next Westmount Elementary School Council Meeting is Wednesday, November 14th, at 6:30 in the library. Everyone is welcome to attend. Babysitting and snacks are provided. For each meeting you attend, your name will be entered into a draw to win back your school fees. The draw will be made at the last parent council meeting of the year. If you are...

Project H.O.P.E. Annual General Meeting

Project H.O.P.E. AGM When: Nov. 21st, 2018 @ 7pm  Where: Upstairs at the Legion We would love to see you there! **Project H.O.P.E. is a volunteer organization led by a devoted and hard-working Board which fundraises for the money used to meet the therapeutic needs of children.**

Drama Announcement

Click on the link to see our drama production announcement: LINK Coming in April - This year, our production will be a whole school collaborative project. Students will be split up into multi grade groupings focused on one component of the production (e.g., costume, set, makeup, etc.) We will also be documenting the entire collaborative process and presenting a documentary video on Thursday...

Operation Christmas Child information

Our Operation Christmas Child shoebox assembly will be on November 14 at about 11:15. Our Grade 6 Leadership students will be visiting each class Tuesday, October 30 to talk about the shoeboxes. Boxes are available at the office and the following link gives you some guidelines on how to pack a shoebox.   Information Link All shoeboxes should be dropped off at the school by November 1...

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

Attention all student photographers!  Exciting news! Golden Hills has launched a Division-wide student life photo contest! For more details, please click here, or go to our homepage > 'Parents and Students' (right-hand menu) > 'Photography Contest' (left-hand menu). The first deadline is November 02, 2018 at NOON!! Have fun and get creative! We look forward to seeing your wonderful submissi...

George Freeman Detour

The Town of Strathmore has informed GHSD that the George Freeman Trail detour is expected to be in place from October 9th until December 5th, 2018. This detour will affect the majority of our bus routes. Please be aware that there may be some changes to bus pick up and drop off times. The Transportation staff and bus drivers will be contacting parents if changes are necessary to your child's ro...

Parent Portal

An email went out to parents last week with information to register for the Parent Portal, which is the program that Golden Hills School Division is now using to complete demographic and FOIP forms. They have moved to an online format and even thought FOIP forms went out at the beginning of the year, the online forms will override the paper copies. It is very important to have everyone registered...

Swimming Lesson Schedule 2018 - 19

We are excited that all of our students have the opportunity to take swimming lessons through our Physical Education program this year!  Please see the schedule below:  

Grade 6 Leadership Team

We are excited to introduce our Grade 6 Leadership Team.  Congratuations to Jack Cook, Colby King, Noelle Giberson, Kingston Douglas, Ethan Holloway, Finley Plett, Olivia Moss, Maria Betke, Reegan Smith, Nathan Markel and Zach Piper!

Sobeys School Council Fund Raiser

Please support Westmount Elementary School Council's Sobeys fund raiser.  We are now accepting orders for the 2018/19 school year.  Click on the link below for information about the program and the order form.  Each student will reciece a hard copy of the order form on September 12/18.  Thanks for your support!! http://westmountelementary.com/documents/general/2018-2019 Sobeys order form.pd...

New Bell Schedule

8:21 - 1st Bell 8:26 - 9:03 - Period 1 9:03 - 9:40 - Period 2 9:40 - 10:17 - Period 3 10:17 - 10:32 - Recess 10:32 - 11:09 - Period 4 11:09 - 11:46 - Period 5 11:46 - 12:23 - Period 6 12:23 - 1:13 - Lunch/Recess 1:13 - 1:50 - Period 7 1:50 - 2:27 - Period 8 2:27 - 3:04 - Period 9

Right at School at Golden Hills Elementary Schools!

Golden Hills School Division is excited to announce that the Right at School before and after school programs will be coming to Golden Hills elementary schools this fall! Right At School provides safe, engaging and meaningful in-school and extracurricular programs to enrich the lives of students, give parents peace of mind and enable schools to focus on their academic mission. To learn more...

TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

Dear Parents, We want to let you know about some exciting changes for next school year.  We are making more improvements to our Strathmore busing system and with those changes Westmount School's bell schedule will change a little for the 2018/19 school year.  Starting September 4, 2018, our first bell will ring at 8:21am and students will be dismissed 3:04.  If your child currently rides...

New Strive Program Brochure

If you are interested in having your child attend our Strive program please see our new brochure for information about this program. The Strive program is designed for students with developmental delays, learning or physical challenges and offers a pupil to staff member ratio of about 1 to 3. You can talk to one of the school's administrators if you have any questions, if you want a tour of...

Transportation Parent Survey 2018

Please take a few moments to complete the transportation survey. Your feedback will help us as we look for ways we can improve how we support you and your children. Thank you for helping us with this.  Please CLICK HERE for the 2018 Transportation Survey. 

Transportation Registration for 2018/2019 NOW OPEN

Transportation registration for the 2018/2019 school year is now open! Please be aware that Golden Hills School Division has eliminated transportation fees. There will be NO charge to transport your child. To register your child for Transportation please visit: 2018/2019 Transportation Request For any questions regarding Transportation Services in Golden Hills School Division please cal...

Acting Associate Principal Announcement - Westmount School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of Jillian Gron to the position of Acting Associate Principal of Westmount Elementary School commencing April 9, 2018 until the end of the 2017/2018 school year. Jillian holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Lethbridge. She has previous teaching experience at the secondary and e...

Principal Appointment - Westmount Elementary School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of Corinna Hampson to the position of Principal of Westmount Elementary School effective the 2018/2019 school year. Corinna holds a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta and has completed her Masters of Education Degree in Instructional Leadership Leading Assessment from the University of Calgary. She be...

Budget Sharing Document

Look at the attached document to get a full understanding of how Westmount School spends it's school budget. Document Link

Please leave your dogs at home.

This is a reminder for Parents, Grand Parents or anyone picking up or dropping off students at school to please not bring your dog with you.  As all dog owners know, dogs may become excitable and unpredictable around children or other dogs.  For these safety reasons, we ask that dogs not be brought onto the school property between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm.  Thanks for your understanding...

NOW OPEN!!! Kindergarten Registration and Program Information

Click on the link below for a registration form and for all the information that is in the registration package.  You will receive a paper copy of all this information when you register your child at the school.  There are two Kindergarten programs that you can choose from.  One is a regular Kindergarten program in which students come to school for two full days each week and some Fridays.  Th...

Westmount School 3 Year Education Plan

Westmount School's 3 Year Education Plan has been updated and is now available for you to read. Click on the link below or look in the Reports folder in the Documents    3 Year Education Plan

Student Achievement on the Rise in Golden Hills

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2016-2017 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “Our focus is students who are gaining the skills to become strong collaborative critical thinkers, problem solvers, innovators an...

Results for the 2017 School Board of Trustee Election

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - Golden Hills School Division is pleased to announce the Board Trustees Ward 1 Three Hills, Torrington, Huxley, Trochu and Area – Barry Kletke – Incumbent - Acclaimed Ward 2 Acme, Carbon, Linden and area –  James Northcott - Acclaimed Ward 3 Drumheller – Justin Bolin -Elected Ward 4 Strathmore (2 Vacancies) – Robert Pirie...

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

For your convenience, we’ve made arrangements for families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc (iA Financial Group). Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents and is especially valuable for fa...

Government of Alberta Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey

Direct link Government of Alberta  Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey:  http://curriculumsurvey.alberta.ca.   Parents/Guardians: Have a say in the future of your children’s education We want to give all students the best possible start in life so that they can meet the demands of living in the 21st century. Alberta Education is moving forward in the development of...

Student Achievement continues to improve in Golden Hills

Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2015-2016 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We are very pleased to see continued increases again in this year’s student achievement results” said Bevan Daverne, Superintendent of Schools. Many of our Achievement test and Di...

Reading through the rain: Golf Tournament raises $113,000

MEDIA RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reading through the rain: Golf Tournament raises $113,000 What started with an ominous sky line transformed into an ideal gathering for celebrity golfers as the annual Links and Legends charity golf tournament took over the Valley Ridge Golf Club. Organized and operated by The Educational Partnership Foundation (former Calgary Education Partnership Founda...

Transportation Reminder

Registration for bus transportation for the 2016-2017 school year is currently underway. You may register your child online for transportation at: www.ghsd75.ca and click on the Transportation Department link (the big yellow bus). Who should apply for transportation? • New Kindergarten students that live in excess of 1.2 km from their designated school • Students that are changing schools...

Parent Survey - 2015-2016 - Family School Community Resource Counseling Program

As a program we are interested in your feedback about the Family School Community Resource Counseling Program offered in your school. Completing this survey is voluntary and you may choose to NOT answer all of the questions. All responses that you provide will be managed in accordance with the Freedom of Information of Privacy Act. In order to maintain anonymity all information you give us will re...

Food Allergy Education & Support

Food allergies affect approximately 15 million Americans, including 6 million children. For more information about food alergies please go to http://www.foodallergyawareness.org or www.allergyaware.ca

Golden Hills Sees Continued Improvement in Student Achievement

Press Release - Golden Hills sees continued Improvement in Student Achievement ----- Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2014-2015 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We are very pleased to see continued increases again in this year’s student achievement resul...

GHSD Report to the Community - June 2015

We are pleased to share our Report to the Community & Interim Education Plan with all of our parents, staff, students and communities. Please click here for the link to the document.  Enjoy!

Public Meeting - April 27 7:00 p.m. at the SHS Theatre

Dear Parents of Strathmore Area schools: Though you may not have heard much about this in the media, we are finding that the most recent budget announcement is turning out to be the one of the toughest budgets we have dealt with in the last decade. It has the potential to significantly impact our classrooms, programming, busing and other supports we currently have in place for students.  We ne...

Important Letter to Parents About Measles

Measles Information - As spring holidays approach, we know that many families have vacations planned, both within and outside of Canada. Travelling increases your family’s risk of exposure to many different diseases, including measles. Measles is a very real threat in many parts of the world, including as close to home as California, where a measles outbreak is currently ongoing. It is al...

Westmount Payments on Line

Westmount School is making it easy for parents to pay their school fees from the convenience of their own home.  Follow the 3 easy steps below to get started. Go to the https://goldenhills.schoolcashonline.com/ website.  Click the “Get Started Today” button. Take a few minutes to register and add your child to the newly created account. Review and purchase your child’s items usi...

Golden Hills Kindergartens in Strathmore & Carseland

Golden Hills kindergartens in Strathmore are wonderful places for your children to learn and grow. Check out our ad for information on what we have to offer.

Grade 3 Student Learning Assessment Pilot

Grade 3 students participated in the pilot administration of the Student Learning Assessment. The primary purpose of the Student Learning Assessment is to improve student learning. The SLA is also intended to enhance instruction and assure Albertans the education system meets the needs of the students and achieves the outcomes of the Ministerial Order on Student Learning. While every effort wa...

Great Kids Award

Great Kids Award In spring 2015, the Government of Alberta is presenting the 15th Annual Great Kids Award to recognize young people for doing great things every day – at home, at school, and in their community. Alberta is home to thousands of kids who do remarkable things for themselves and others. That’s why the Great Kids Award was first launched in 1999 to celebrate Alberta’s chil...

Golden Hills Sees Growth in Student Achievement

October 9, 2014 PRESS RELEASE - Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and are improving in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2013-2014 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We provide students with the tools they need to be successful 21st century learners” said Bevan Daverne, Superintendent of Schools. “This is made p...