News & Announcements

WMWPS Students Highlighted on the UGDSB Website

Posted January 21, 2019

Please see the link below to see an article on students from Westminster Woods who are Bridging Language Barriers and Friendships in the Westminster Woods Makerspace. https://www.ugdsb.ca/blog/bridging-language-barriers-and-building-friendships-in-the-westminster-woods-makerspace/

Pedestrians Play a Role in Keeping School Crossing Guards Safe!

Posted January 15, 2019

Pedestrians Play a Role in Keeping School Crossing Guards Safe!

We all know that motorists play a crucial role in school zone safety, but did you know that pedestrians also play an important role in helping keep school crossing guards safe?

Our municipal partners are asking

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Available for Purchase – Extra Spirit Wear Items

Posted January 8, 2019

Hey Westminster Woods Trailblazers! If you missed out on purchasing WMW Spirit Wear this Fall, we still have limited quantities/sizes available for purchase. Show your pride as a Trailblazer and get a Westminster Woods tee or hoodie today! Available sizes and styles are: Adult Small Hoodie (2 available)

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Upcoming Safety Drills

Posted January 8, 2019

LOCKDOWN DRILLS

In the interest of student safety, the Upper Grand District School Board has directed all schools to conduct two lockdown drills this school year. A lockdown is used when it is suspected that an intruder has entered the school and poses a threat to the

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School Council Minutes (November 2018)

Posted January 6, 2019

Meeting Minutes - Westminster Woods PS School Council

Meeting Date: Monday November 5th, 2018 Present: Cherise Johnson, Allison Stoffman, Tim Dickieson, Shana Waverman, Melissa Sikkes, Vanessa Luxem, Melanie Taylor, Dawn Nicholson, Jacquie Hulm-Mehagan, Angela Popofski, Anshu Khurana, Mahrukh Syed, Jennifer Li Welcome: Meeting

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Kindergarten Registration Information

Posted December 20, 2018

Online, pre-registration for the 2019-20 school year will open on January 8, 2019. All Junior and Senior Kindergarten students who are new to the UGDSB must pre-register online at www.ugdsb.ca/jkregistration. Please visit your school office to submit your documentation and complete your registration. 

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Grade 8 High School Information

Posted December 20, 2018

GRADE 8 INFORMATION 2018 - 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians: My name is Catherine Andrews. I am a grade 7 and 8 Guidance Counselor, which is a new role this year for Upper Grand District School Board. I work with students and teachers in the classroom

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Environmental News (January 2019)

Posted December 20, 2018

January is the time to carry out your Eco-Resolutions!

“There will be more waste plastic in the sea than fish by 2050.” Dame Ellen MacArthur

It's a brand new year and the perfect time for positive change! For example, let's end plastic pollution. Based on the daily news, it’s never

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Talking About Mental Health (January 2019)

Posted December 20, 2018

Talking About Mental Health January 2019 – Getting Outdoors

Did you know that taking a 20 minute walk can boost your memory and brain power? Getting outside reduces stress, improves sleep and creates feelings of liveliness and energy. Even in the cold weather it is important to

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Days of Significance (January 2019)

Posted December 20, 2018

Celebrating customs and traditions from all around the world is what we love to do! If you would like to help us celebrate these events or have a day of significance to add, please contact your child’s teacher, Mrs. Stoffman or Mr. Dickieson.  We welcome any suggestions! It would be great

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Holiday Concert & Spirit Days (Week of December 17 to 21)

Posted December 13, 2018

The Holiday Season is Coming!

We wanted to let you know about the fun that is coming up at Westminster Woods! Monday, Dec. 17th Festive Colour Day - dress in holiday colours!

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The Giving Tree – 10 Days of Giving at Westminster Woods (December 3rd to 14th)

Posted December 4, 2018

 THE GIVING TREE -- 10 DAYS OF GIVING

Westminster Woods has paired with Hope House to help those in need this holiday season through The Giving Tree.  The Giving Tree is a tradition that Westminster started and will continue for years to come.  The students in the Lead

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