News & Announcements

Westwood School Council Presents Westwood Family Movie Night- Nov. 22, 2019

Posted November 12, 2019

We would like to Welcome our Westwood families to a Family Movie Night on Friday, November 22, 2019. Doors open at 6:15 and Movie Starts at 6:30 in our school gym. We ask that all children MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Snacks and beverages will be available for sale and ...

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Well-being and Health Youth Survey for Parents

Posted November 11, 2019

Hello Parents & Guardians, The WHY survey for parents/guardians asks about your family’s well-being and experiences with your child’s school. Your answers to this survey will help us plan programs to make your child’s school and our community a better place. We would appreciate your taking the time to complete the survey. ...

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Important information regarding WHY Survey – a joint survey between UGDSB and WDG Public Health

Posted November 8, 2019

This year Upper Grand District School Board and Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health are collecting information on student health and well-being from youth, parents and school staff. The Well-Being and Health Youth Surveys are designed to help us understand how well we are doing creating safe, welcoming, and inclusive environments in our schools. It also provides important information about the physical and mental health of youth in our area. 

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Well-being Health and Youth (WHY) Surveys- for STUDENTS in Grades 4-8.

Posted November 4, 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians, Upper Grand District School Board will be taking part in the Well-Being Health and Youth (WHY) Surveys from November 5-15. Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has partnered with Upper Grand District School Board to conduct a survey in your child’s school.  All students in Grades 4 through 12 will be asked ...

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Principal’s Message for November

Posted November 2, 2019

November is here and the weather has certainly turned colder!  With the drop in temperature, please ensure your children are coming to school with warm clothes for outside.  Students are outside twice daily for recess and some classes engage in outdoor learning too. As of November 1, our playground is closed ...

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WESTWOOD SCHOOL COUNCIL PRESENTS—MACMILLANS GOODIES FUNDRAISER!

Posted October 31, 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians, The Westwood School Council is running a fundraiser offering various MacMillams Gourmet Cookies, Gourmet Muffins, Delectable Desserts, Peanut Free Cookie Dough, Artisan Soups, and Entertaining Treats. All the proceeds will be going to Westwood to support getting additional Technology for our children to access and use. ...

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PIZZA ORDERS DUE TOMORROW!

Posted October 30, 2019

This is a quick reminder that Pizza Orders are due tomorrow for the upcoming 8 weeks. Thanks and have a great day!

Flu Clinics 2019!

Posted October 28, 2019

Parents & Guardians, Public Health drop-in flu shot clinics have begun! Check out https://wdgpublichealth.ca/clinics-classes/flu-clinics for clinic dates and locations. Flu season generally runs from October to April each year. The flu shot is recommended for everyone 6 months and older. Image result for flu

CHOCOLATE FUNDRAISER FUNDS DUE TO SCHOOL!

Posted October 28, 2019

Hello Parents & Guardian, We would like to thank all of our school community for taking part in our School Fundraiser and also donating. Chocolates and/or funds were due to our school on October 22. If you have not returned the funds or the chocolates that were not sold, please return them to ...

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Immigrant Services and Settlement Worker for Westood PS!

Posted October 24, 2019

Parents/Guardians, Our Immigrant Service Settlement Worker for Westwood is Katty Lam and her contact information is 226-332-0785. Her email address is klam@is-gw.ca The settlement worker in schools provide newcomer parents with information and support on: Learning English Finding a job Housing Education in Canada Health care and doctors Legal rights and ...

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LUNCHROOM SUPERVISOR WANTED!

Posted October 23, 2019

Hello Parents/Guardians, We are looking for a lunch hour supervisor from 10:30-11:10 and 12;50-1:30 Monday to Friday. If you are interested, please stop by the school office and drop your resume. Thank you Image result for lunchroom supervisor

Creating a Culture of Privacy

Posted October 21, 2019

Image result for privacy It is the responsibility of everyone to protect students’ personal and confidential information   All parents, guardians, and visitors to our school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times.  We are ultimately responsible for the safety and ...

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The Kindness Campaign 

Posted October 17, 2019

    Image result for kindnessThe Kindness Campaign! Let’s work together to #IncreaseKindness online On Nov. 20, the UGDSB is launching The Kindness Campaign and we’re excited to join in! The Kindness Campaign will focus on promoting the positive use of social media and will share tips and resources for ...

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