Information from Public Health
Children that eat well, learn well. A variety of food provides the energy and nutrients needed to pay attention, learn, grow and be active! Try to include at least one food item from each of these 4 categories in your child’s lunch every day.
City of Guelph Bylaw Officers continue to see challenges around some schools.
We would like to remind all new and returning parents on the rules about parking to make the back-to-school experience safe and easy for everyone.
If you need to drive, one …
Reminder for parents/guardians: Accidents happen – be prepared with Student Accident Insurance
Parents/guardians are responsible for expenses related to student injuries on and off school premises during school activities. Accidents can and do happen and the costs involved might not be fully covered by Provincial Health Care or employer group insurance plans.
The Upper Grand District …
The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.
Bell Times: Our bell times will remain the same for the 2019-2020 school year. These time changes will reflect a true balanced day to optimize our students’ learning time.
8:30 Entry bell
8:30-9:20 period 1
9:20-10:10 period 2
10:10-10:30 primary inside/junior and intermediate outside
10:30-10:50 junior and intermediate inside/primary outside
10:50-11:40 period 3
The safety and well-being of our students is our highest priority. Although we hope that an incident that requires response from emergency personnel will never occur in our school, we must be prepared to respond quickly and effectively in case it does.
Each year our school must conduct drills to ensure …
FIRST-TIME RIDER DAY!
Saturday, August 27, 2019 is our First Rider Day with wheelchair accessible sites! Registration opens June 1 where you can register your child online.
For more information https://stwdsts.ca/home/firstrider/
SUBSCRIBE TO DELAYS AND CANCELLATIONS!
Each year in August, we are asking parents to subscribe so they have the most current, …
School Council would like to thank all the families at Westminster Woods for their participation in our community events and fundraising throughout this 2018-2019 school year! We cannot do it without you! We would also like to invite you to attend our first meeting next year on Monday, September 16th at 6:30 in the …
Two regular adult school crossing guards are needed for the crossings at the roundabout at Hall Avenue and Goodwin Drive.
In order to keep our records accurate, it is important to let us know if you have moved.
If you will be moving out of our school area over the summer, please let us know as soon as possible. This will help in determining our new classes for September.
If you …
Remember if you must bring your dog onto school property, they must remain away from the crowded areas and they need to be kept on the grass (not on the tarmac). You also need to abide by the city bylaws. We have many students and adults who are not comfortable around dogs. Thank you for …
Free Dental Care for Children and Youth (17 and Younger)
If you can’t afford dental care, we have FREE services for your children at Public Health. We provide free basic dental care, including cleanings, x-rays, check-ups and treatment to children and youth.
Our dental hygienists provide preventive services (e.g. cleanings) out of all Public …