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 to complete this survey.
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 for the season. It …
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.
This is a quick reminder that Pizza Orders are due tomorrow for the upcoming 8 weeks.
Thanks and have a great day!
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.
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 the school office as …
Our Immigrant Service Settlement Worker for Westwood is Katty Lam and her contact information is 226-332-0785.
Her email address is [email protected]
The settlement worker in schools provide newcomer parents with information and support on:
Finding a job
Education in Canada
Health care and doctors
Legal rights and responsibilities
Other settlement needs
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.
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 security of our students …
The 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 students, educators and parents/guardians.
Hello Westwood parents & guardians,
Please see below the Lunch Box Orders for the additional days of food offerings. Please take a look at the link below for the details and timelines. If you have any questions, please contact our office or Lunch Box Orders for additional support.
Wednesdays will be Boston Pizza
Hello Parents & Guardians,
We are currently in the process of organizing to have more lunch options available.
In the next couple of weeks, we will have Pasta & Chicken Fingers Wednesdays and Subway Fridays.
More details will be made available through our School Website and our Weekly Call Out.
Hello Parents & Guardians,
If you know in advance that you have to pick up your child before the end of the school day (3:10 PM) for a previously arranged appointment, please write a note in your child’s agenda to inform the classroom teacher so that they can …