September 13, 2018
During the 2017-2018 school year, SJASD launched a pilot project asking all staff to be less connected to work via their electronic communication on weekends and during school breaks. After a successful trial period, the Division is moving forward with this initiative across all departments beginning in the 2018-2019 school...
September 11, 2018
The City of Winnipeg Municipal and School Board Election Day is October 24, 2018. School boards are elected in our province to carry out the planning and delivery of educational services within geographic regions known as school divisions. The Nomination Period for School Trustee candidates begins Wednesday, September 12 and ends...
September 10, 2018
We're proud of Michayla! This Grade 11 student has been invited to attend the Forum for Young Canadians in Ottawa this October. Being interested in politics, she will use this incredible experience to develop her leadership skills, to learn about parliamentary democracy and how the government works, and how she...
July 03, 2018
A complete map highlighting all of the graduation award recipients in SJASD for the 2017-18 school year. Congratulations to all graduates, we are proud of your achievements! Click the image below to view the full listing:
July 03, 2018
Summer hours will commence on Tuesday, July 3 and end on Friday, August 17. Office hours for St. James-Assiniboia School Division Board Office are 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
As for the Media Centre inside the Professional Staff Development Centre, the summer hours are as follows:
July 3 - July 13, 2018:...
June 26, 2018
In order to receive a St. James-Assiniboia School Division diploma, our students are required to to complete 10 hours per year of community service activity throughout their four years of high school. Click here
for the tracking form. Students are encouraged to turn the form into the office on a...
June 15, 2018
Students have the opportunity to order Westwood clothing for the fall. All orders are due by Wednesday, June 27th. Pick an order form up in the office, or click here
for an electronic version.
June 15, 2018
53 students, former students and staff members took part in this gruelling activity to raise almost $200 for Candlelights Childhood Cancer Support Group. Thanks to Mr. Sdrolias for organizing this event.
June 15, 2018
St. James-Assiniboia School Division operates on the six-day cycle. The School Day Calendar includes inservice and holiday information. Additional school specific information may be acquired from our Divisional Calendar at the start of the new school year or individual school websites. Please see below the School Day Calendar for the upcoming 2018-2019...
May 28, 2018
Our assessment schedule is finalized. Copies are available in the office, or by clicking here
May 14, 2018
Congratulations to Jayda & Jordan for winning the first annual High School Indoor Beach championship. They were undefeated in straight sets all the way to the gold medal!
May 03, 2018
Congratulations to these vibrant young women in our dance program - they performed an outstanding and energetic number at the Manitoba Music Festival.
April 27, 2018
Several of our Grade 12 Biology students had a great day learning about soils and fertilizer at Fort Whyte recently.
April 23, 2018
Because we have so many bikes in our bike racks, we want to stress the importance of keeping them secure. The WPS has recommended that students use a U-lock, as pictured, as they can't be cut with bolt cutters.
April 19, 2018
Report cards will be sent home with students April 27th.
April 17, 2018
Congratulations to Heaven - she was selected as both the Top Rookie AND the Best Goalie at the 2018 WWHSHL awards banquet. Way to go Heaven!
April 13, 2018
Join our Creative Music Production class and let them entertain you at San VIto Coffee House on April 18th at 7pm. Admission is free - just buy a coffee!
April 05, 2018
The Life Bus will be at our school April 27th to take students 17 years and older downtown to donate blood. Those wishing to participate are asked to sign up in advance in the office.
March 29, 2018
The third issue of CONTACT is here! Read the latest initiatives, projects and achievements in SJASD all in one place. This issue highlights JT students departing on a mission trip to Ecuador, Buchanan growing tower gardens, Phoenix studying the long-told stories of the sky and much more. Click the icon below to...
March 21, 2018
The Basketball season has wrapped up and we would like to say congratulations to all teams in our Division across all levels on another great season! The past couple months have been packed with tournaments, close games, rematches, final fours and many great team/individual highlights. A special thank you to our parents,...
March 20, 2018
Grad photos will take place April 17th. If students are in need of retakes, simply book an appointment time by following the Grad 2018 link under About Us.
March 14, 2018
In preparation for their Central Europe trip to study the roots of the genocide as part of the History curriculum, our students visited the Holocaust Symposium at the University of Winnipeg. They are pictured with Holocaust survivor Robbie Waisman.
March 14, 2018
Please click here
to view the latest media release on behalf of SJASD highlighting the 2018-2019 Budget Summary.
March 09, 2018
Congratulations to Hunter, who won a silver medal for her performance at our Divisional French speaking competition.
March 06, 2018
Ethan, Kobe & Kyle had a great day last week when they snowshoed in a Special Olympics event at West Kildonan Collegiate. Next up - bocce ball!
March 05, 2018
Monday, March 5 - All schools in SJASD are open. Bus service is cancelled. There will be no bus service. Once again, all schools are open but bus service is cancelled for the day.
March 02, 2018
Please find below the 2018-2019 Public Budget Presentation that was shown on Thursday, March 1 at our annual Parent/Public Draft Budget Meeting at the Board Office. Our Draft Budget presentation has focussed on how our public schools are funded through provincial grants and local taxes. Equally important is what will be...
February 13, 2018
Students are invited to join us on February 27th for a discussion about human diversity and two-spirited teens. Click here
for more information.
February 09, 2018
Report cards were handed out to all students on Friday. Returning students also received registration forms and course selection forms for next year. Please make any necessary changes to the registration forms and have them and the course selections returned to the school office by February 16th.
January 29, 2018
Join us February 1st at San Vito Coffee House to celebrate the end of exams, kick off the Valentine's season, and hear some great music from our students. Admission is free - just buy a coffee. Click here
for a video.
January 24, 2018
Our popular Mini Warriors program is full! Thanks so much to everyone for your interest.
January 23, 2018
Lifetouch will be here February 12-16 to take grad photos. Appointments (students are reminded to choose an appointment time during a spare), and payment can be made online. Simply go to Grad 2018 under About Us for instructions. For an information sheet from Lifetouch, click here
January 09, 2018
Our Career Fair will take place January 16th. To view an information poster, click here.
January 08, 2018
Our Semester One exam schedule is finalized. Click here
to view it.
January 08, 2018
Our late start Tuesdays will be suspended until after exams to allow for more instruction time. The first late start of the second semester will be February 6th. Early dismissals will continue as scheduled - the first and third Tuesday of each month. See the divisional calendar under About Us for more...
December 11, 2017
Students are reminded that Grade 11 & 12 Online modules are due by December 22nd. For more information, go to Athletics under Programs & Services.
November 29, 2017
Back by popular demand, our grad clothing is available until December 3rd. It's easy to order - just go to the Grad 2018 link under "About Us".
November 28, 2017
Congratulations to these two talented young women! They placed 1st & 2nd respectively in the NATS Contemporary Music Competition at CMU. Both Westwood students won scholarships and Camryn earned the opportunity to sing with the WSO at the New Music festival in the spring.
November 20, 2017
We are beginning the process of consulting with staff, students and interested others regarding the renewal of our ageing courtyard in the middle of our school. (We're thinking big, but being realistic.) If you have any recommendations or ideas and would like to have some input, contact our Vice Principal, Sarah...
November 17, 2017
Westwood is proud to partner with Gowns for Grads by fundraising and being a drop-off point for gently used gowns, shoes and purses. Items can be dropped off at any time in our school office.
November 16, 2017
Rosemund competed at the National Public Speaking competition hosted by the
Canadian Young Speakers for Agriculture at the Royal Winter Fair in Toronto.
Having first won the intermediate age category of public speaking at the
provincial level, the 16 provincial winners were invited to compete for one of
November 16, 2017
Our school has partnered with Sansome School in Reading Buddies. Our students are really enjoying going to Sansome twice a week to read with the little ones.
November 13, 2017
Our Girls' Hockey goalie is a star! Heaven, who is only in Grade 9, was honoured by CTV this week. "Congratulations to Westwood Warriors # 1, Heaven M., who had a stellar week, stopping 35 out of 36 shots in their close 2-1 victory over CSLR Renards and two days later...
November 13, 2017
Grad clothing will be on sale via our online store from November 13 to November 22. Students will be able to view clothing samples before school and at lunch in front of our school office. Go here to order clothing: https://westwoodgrad2018.itemorder.com/
November 09, 2017
Members of the public joined us November 9th to honour our war heroes. Whether they were cadets, buglers, pipers, or members of our Choral, Drama or Dance departments, our students took centre stage in the ceremony.
November 01, 2017
Congratulations to Michayla, who won first place with a portrait, and Rebekah, who placed second with her wings picture in our Inktober art competition.
October 25, 2017
We are so proud of Josh & Bentley - Josh scored 1st in Manitoba and 6th out 1500 IN THE WORLD in the Caribou Math Contest! As well, Bentley scored 4th in the province in the same contest. Westwood Collegiate is promoting problem solving in mathematics with the formulation of grade level...
October 24, 2017
With winter just around the corner, the provincial government has provided schools with some facts about mumps and its methods of transmission. Click here
for a letter from our government, and click here
for a mumps factsheet.
October 23, 2017
On the afternoon of Monday, October 30th, we will be participating in a walk to raise awareness for breast cancer and breast cancer research. Students are encouraged to wear pink and bring a dollar to donate to the cause.
October 19, 2017
It's November 1st this year. All Grade 9 students were given brochures which need to be filled out and returned to their English teachers as soon as possible.
October 16, 2017
Students 17 years and older are invited to sign up in the office to take the Blood Bus to Canadian Blood Services on Thursday, October 26th at 12:45. They will donate blood then be returned to school.
October 12, 2017
Our new anime club meets every Day 3 in the Art Room, and is open to any interested student!
October 10, 2017
Congratulations to our IB Diploma students, who were selected as our Academic Students of the Month for May. Your longs hours of dedication and study haven't gone unnoticed. Best of luck to all of you in your future endeavours.
September 29, 2017
Our yearbooks are in, look great, and are ready to be picked up in our school library. Spread the word!
September 20, 2017
Jostens will be here at lunch on October 12th! Pamphlets are available in the office for students.
September 14, 2017
Our annual Terry Fox Run will take place September 18th, during period 2. Students are asked to donate one or two dollars to this worthy cause.
September 12, 2017
School pictures were taken September 12th. If you'd like to order photos online, the Picture Day ID is QL027178Q0. Retakes will be the morning of November 2nd.
July 17, 2017
Each school in St. James-Assiniboia School Division will be holding an Annual Meeting to establish a Parent Council or a Parent Advisory Committee. This is an opportunity to become involved in your school and have a positive impact on your child’s education. We need your input and ideas! Please click here
June 28, 2017
You are warmly invited to Westwood Collegiate's Class of 2007 reunion!
Please come to reconnect and reminisce with old friends and celebrate the past 10
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Park West Inn (beside the Dale)
525 Dale Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R3R 2J8
April 27, 2017
On Thursday, April 13, more than 475 students from across the province gathered at Red River College (both campuses) to compete in the 20th Annual Skills Manitoba Competition. SJASD students from Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate, St. James Collegiate and Westwood Collegiate attended the event. While some students went to gain experience and learn more...
April 25, 2017
Safe Schools Community Forum, "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures"
As part of our commitment to keep our schools safe, St. James-Assiniboia School Division hosts a Safe Schools Forum once every two years.
On Wednesday, April 12, our Division teamed up with local organizations to present the 2017 Safe Schools Forum "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures."...
April 24, 2017
S t. James-Assiniboia Divisional Science Fair 2017 Special Awards Report The 51st Annual SJASD Divisional Science Fair took place on April 5th, 2017 at George Waters Middle School and St. James Collegiate. The special award winners are listed below. Top Project Awards
The Top Project award is presented to a project in Grade 3, 4, and...