Students will have no classes on Feb. 16 as it’s a PD (Professional Development) day, as well as no classes on Feb. 19, which is Islander Day.
There will be a Parent Council meeting at 7 p.m. on Feb. 27. There will be another PD day on March 5, which will result in no classes for students again.
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 p.m. There will be no classes on April 13 due to this.
Westisle would like to welcome new staff member Dylan Voth, who will be teaching Math 421K this semester.
Westisle’s Credit Union Fitness Centre is still running Crossfit training every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3 to 3:45 p.m. This is a great program that is free for all students. The centre is open during both lunches as well, and will hopefully be staffed for Crossfit every weekday.
Copies of last year's yearbook are available in the library for $25 for any students who may want one.
Westisle’s clothing website can be found at http://westislecompositehighschool.entripyshops.com for anyone interested in purchasing Westisle merchandise. There is a wide variety of sizes, styles, and prices to choose from, with customizable graphics, logos, and embroidery.
The IWK is offering a Future Health Research and Innovations Scholarship. The deadline for this will be March 1. Contact guidance with further questions.
The House of Commons Page Program is now accepting applications. Submit applications online to the Parliament of Canada website at www.ourcommons.ca/page