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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
LOCKDOWN DRILLSIn 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
Meeting Minutes - Westminster Woods PS School CouncilMeeting 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
GRADE 8 INFORMATION 2018 - 2019Dear 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
“There will be more waste plastic in the sea than fish by 2050.” Dame Ellen MacArthurIt'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
Talking About Mental Health January 2019 – Getting OutdoorsDid 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
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!
THE GIVING TREE -- 10 DAYS OF GIVINGWestminster 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