March break begins on March 26 and coincides with Easter break and lasts until April 3.
Parent Teacher interviews will be held April 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. and again on April 13 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. There will be no classes on April 13 due to this.
Westisle’s school survey will be conducted again this year with a link being activated someday between April 6 and May 4.
The 2018 Skills P.E.I. Job Fair will be hosted at the Mill River Resort on April 19 (with a storm date of April 20). Students will have the chance to visit from 12:30-2 p.m. and the public will get the opportunity to visit from 2 to 5 p.m.
Any students interested in becoming CPR/First Aid certified can sign up in guidance. There are limited spots available. The course will be offered after the March break in Alberton.
There is a volunteer opportunity available with Projects Abroad. Contact guidance for more information, visit online at projects-abroad.ca or call toll-free at 1-877-921-9666.
The House of Commons Page Program is now accepting applications. Submit applications online to the Parliament of Canada website at ourcommons.ca/page.
In partnership with P.E.I. Agromart and Island Lime, the P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture is offering a scholarship worth $2,000 for the 2018-2019 academic year. See guidance for more information on this.
Sports and Recreation
Westisle would like to thank basketball coaches, Meaghan Gallant, Dana Gard, Walter Davison, and Tanner MacCollum for the fantastic season.
Both rugby and badminton teams have started practice. Any students interested in trying out are encouraged to see Mr. Gilks, Ms. Perry, or Mr. Harper for more information.