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S-5 - Bonny
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S-6 - Helen
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S-7 - Susan
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S-8 - Tracy V
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S-9 (Intern'l) - Hank
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SM-01 In Town Ron
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SM-02 In Town Darriel
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SM-03 In Town Dave
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SM-04 In Town Kevin
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SM-05 In Town Danielle
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SM-09 In Town Debbie J
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SM-14 In Town Corrine
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SM-15 In Town Chelsea
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SM-16 In Town Candess
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Strathmore Out of Town

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SM-02 - Darriel
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SM-03 - Dave
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SM-04 - Kevin
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SM-05 - Danielle Out of Town
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SM-06 - Nicola
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SM-07 - Tracy C
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SM-08 - Adriana
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SM-09 - Debbie J
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SM-10 - Lori
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SM-11 - Fred
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SM-12 - Lesley
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SM-13 - Marilyn
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SM-14 - Corrine
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SM-15 - Chelsea
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SM-16 - Candess
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News Archive

Grade 5 & 6 Track Meet

Please make sure your student is dressed appropriate and has sunscreen, bug spray and water.

Next Naturalization Area Workbee - June 16

There will be another workbee to finish the work in the area on Saturday, June 16.  We will be installing a new playground perimiter around the Naturalization Area, planting more Spruce trees and landscaping the south side of the hill.  Any parents who are interested in helping out please contract the school to let us know. The work bee will start at 9:00am and should wrap up around 12:30...

Thank You!!!

Westmount School would like to thank Christine Warrack and her 4H crew who volunteered their time last weekend to work on our Naturalization Area.  They also donated a HUGE pile of woodchips.  Thank you so much for all your hard work!  We would also like to thank Ted David and his crew for their work as well.  Mr. David not only worked Saturday morning but was back through the weekend removing...

Parent Survey - 2017-2018- 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...

Hockey Program Registration - May 30

Westmount School's Hockey Program registration commenses May 30th at 8:00am. This program is geared for Grades 5 and 6 students.  For further information look through our Hockey Program brochure. http://westmountelementary.com/documents/general/2018 - 19 Hockey Program Brochure.pdf Program Registration Form: http://westmountelementary.com/documents/general/18-19 Registration Form.pdf...

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...

Yearbook Purchases

If you have not purchased your yearbook and would like to do so you can purchase one through the office or through the online school fees quicklink on the homepage.  The yearbook is $25.00 and there are a limited number left.  If you are not sure if you have already purchased a yearbook please contact Meghan at the school's office (403) 934-3041. Click on the red link EXAMPLE to view one 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. 

School Fees Are Past Due

If you have not paid your 2017/18 school fees we ask that you do so as soon as possible.  Currently there are 111 students who have outstanding school fees.  This is a huge financial burden on our school and negatively impacts school programs. If you are unable to pay the full amount, we are more than willing to set up a payment schedule for you.  Please contact the school office if you wish...

THANK YOU WESC

The Staff would like to send a HUGE THANK YOU out to our WESC who spoiled us all week for staff appreciation week. We are so thankful for everything you do for us throughout the year and we appreciate all of the amazing things you did for us last week.

Westmount Needs YOUR help

Strathmore Westmount School Parent Fundraising Society requires volunteers to work the following Casino shifts:   Tuesday, July 10th 3 shifts 6:30-close 5 shifts 10:45 - close   Wednesday, July 11th 3 shifts  6:30 - close 2 shifts 10:45 - close   By working a shift you are helping us raise a large amount of money for our school. No experience necessary as t...

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...

Rumpelstiltskin Private Eye Photos Posted

Look in the photo albums for photos of this year's drama production.

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...

Transportation Information 2018-2019

The link to the online transportation registration form for the 2018/2019 school year is now available.   Parents can go to the GHSD Transportation page and register using the registration form.   http://ghsd75.ca/Transportation%20Department.php   We would like to encourage you to discontinue use of the "paper" registration form for the 2018/2019 school year.   If paren...

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...

Student Pick Up and Drop Off Notice

  In order to create a safe parking lot for our students we are requesting that parents abide by the following parking lot guidelines: Please park your vehicle in a perimeter stall or directly in the centre of the parking lot when picking up or dropping of your child or children. Exit your vehicle to ensure your children safely get to your vehicle or to the school. Do not park or sto...

Bus Route Notification Subscription

If your child's bus is delayed or cancelled you can subscribe to a bus route notification list and receive bus route updates. Click on the document link below for the subscription instructions: Bus Route Notification Subscription 

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

Parent Teacher Interview Booking Opening Tuesday

We will be using SchoolAppointments.com to book Parent Teacher Interviews again this year.  You will need to re-register for the 2017/2018 school year as last year’s information has been removed. Please follow the instructions below to register and book your interviews online. Online registration opens up Tuesday, November 14th at 8:00am.  To get the time you want, it is best to book online....

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...

Safety Patrol Information

Our Safety Partol team has been set up and they have been busy in the morning and afternoon.  Patrol information can be found under the students AND program tab but here is a quick update. Shift times: AM:  arrive at 8:15, on duty at 8:20 PM:  on duty from 3:23-3:35   Our weather policy:  There will be no patrols on duty if the temperature is -20oC or colder with wind chill....

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...

Sobeys Gift Card Discount Program

Parent Council runs a fantastic fundraiser through Sobeys.  To read some FAQS click here

Westmount Is Now on Instagram!

Westmount School is now on Instagram! Come and check us out so you can see what is going on!

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

Preparing Our Students For The Future

Click on the link to see the many things Westmount School does to prepare students for their future both in our education system and within our everchanging work force. Successful Workplace Skills Successful Workplace SKills Descriptors These documents are located in the Documents and Forms tab and then in the Parents tab.  

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...

Westmount School's Facebook Site

If you would like to get all of Westmount School's news events from our Facebook page paste the address below in your browser's URL box to access our site. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Westmount-School/799821880044820  

Golden Hills School Division Video - 21st Century Learning Skills

Click on this news item and then onto the link below to view a programming video which will help you see what direction GHSD.75 is heading with your child's education. https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=muF2hrokKZU