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FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2019

CHESS CLUB
Westlane's Chess Club will be starting this Monday, March 25.  Chess club will be held every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at lunch in room 1097.  All students are welcome, no prior experience is required.  If you don't know how to play we will teach you.  Come out to learn a great game and get the chance to compete against other schools.

VOLUNTEER HOURS
Any students requiring volunteer hours, Mr. Brockwell and the Stamford Centre Volunteer Firemen’s Association are looking for committed volunteers to help out with the annual Easter Egg hunt on Good Friday, April 19th from 10am- 2pm to earn 5 hours of community service hours. If interested please sign up in the Guidance Office.
Any students aged 15-18 years old who are interested in virtually participating on the Youth Jury to evaluate video and poster submissions to the YMCA and earn 4 volunteer hours on April 10th are encouraged to see the online volunteer calendar or Guidance to get the contact information and sign up by March 29th.

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019

Progress reports were issued on Tuesday & Parent/Teacher Interviews are tonight 5 - 7.

VARSITY BOYS BASEBALL
Calling all baseball players!!!   A sign up sheet for the Westlane Boys baseball team is posted on the phys. ed. office door.  Players from all grades are welcome to sign up.  Pitchers and catchers can have the opportunity to throw after school in Gym C.

CHESS CLUB
Westlane's Chess Club will be starting this Monday, March 25.  Chess club will be held every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at lunch in room 1097.  All students are welcome, no prior experience is required.  If you don't know how to play we will teach you.  Come out to learn a great game and get the chance to compete against other schools.

VOLUNTEER HOURS
Any students requiring volunteer hours, Mr. Brockwell and the Stamford Centre Volunteer Firemen’s Association are looking for committed volunteers to help out with the annual Easter Egg hunt on Good Friday, April 19th from 10am- 2pm to earn 5 hours of community service hours. If interested please sign up in the Guidance Office.
Any students aged 15-18 years old who are interested in virtually participating on the Youth Jury to evaluate video and poster submissions to the YMCA and earn 4 volunteer hours on April 10th are encouraged to see the online volunteer calendar or Guidance to get the contact information and sign up by March 29th.


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019

VARSITY BOYS BASEBALL
Calling all baseball players!!!   A sign up sheet for the Westlane Boys baseball team is posted on the phys. ed. office door.  Players from all grades are welcome to sign up.  Pitchers and catchers can have the opportunity to throw after school on tomorrow in Gym C.

This announcement is for grade 10's and some senior students: Prep sessions for next week's literacy test start today! Please go to your MSIP class for attendance before heading down to your designated location.  See your MSIP teacher or the lists outside of the office for details. 

TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2019

BADMINTON
Reminder to all Senior badminton players that try-outs are today after school. Please dress appropriately. If you cannot make it, please see Mr. Marquis or Mr. Bahn.
All Grade 9's and 10's try-outs for badminton will be Thursday after school.

LITERACY
This announcement is for grade 10's and some senior students: The literacy test on March 27th is less than 2 weeks away. Prep sessions for the test start this Wednesday and will take place during MSIP. Please see your MSIP teacher so you'll know where to go on Wednesday. You'll also be able to find prep session information on the office windows. 

HEALTH NURSE
Your Public Health Nurse Nicole will be in the building all day today. Please stop by her office located across from the main office in student success or you can send her a text to the number posted outside of the door.

VOLUNTEER HOURS
Any students requiring volunteer hours, Mr. Brockwell and the Stamford Centre Volunteer Firemen’s Association are looking for committed volunteers to help out with the annual Easter Egg hunt on Good Friday, April 19th from 10am- 2pm to earn 5 hours of community service hours. If interested, please sign up in the Guidance Office.
Any students aged 15-18 years old who are interested in virtually participating on the Youth Jury to evaluate video and poster submissions to the YMCA and earn 4 volunteer hours on April 10th are encouraged to see the online volunteer calendar or Guidance to get the contact information and sign up by March 29th.

MINI JOB FAIR
Niagara Clifton Group will be in the foyer at lunch today to provide information and a mini job fair to accept application and resumes for summer employment. Stop by and speak with a team member about the various opportunities.

MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2019

LIBRARY
The Spartan Book Club is today.   If you like to read, come to the library to join in the adventure.

This announcement is for grade 10's and some senior students: The literacy test on March 27th is less than 2 weeks away. Prep sessions for the test start this Wednesday and will take place during MSIP. Please see your MSIP teacher so you'll know where to go on Wednesday. You'll also be able to find prep session information tomorrow on the office windows. 

HAPPY & SAFE MARCH BREAK

FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2019

ELEVATOR USE
Students are reminded that the elevator is only to be used for special circumstances & you need permission from the main office. 

BADMINTON
Tryouts will begin the first week back from March Break. Grade 11 and 12 senior badminton tryouts will run the first Tuesday back at 2:50 in the main gym.  Grade 9 and 10 tryouts will run the first Thursday back at 2:50pm. See everyone there!”

MISS CLUB ITALIA
Applications are now available for students who are aged 15-19 and of Italian Heritage to apply to be Club Italia’s Ambassador for 2019. The winner will be awarded an Educational Bursary and will help to organize charity events and represent the club. For more information please see Student Services. Applications are due my March 30th, and can be found online at clubitali.ca

THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2019

ELEVATOR USE
Students are reminded that the elevator is only to be used for special circumstances & you need permission from the main office. 

MISS CLUB ITALIA
Applications are now available for students who are aged 15-19 and of Italian Heritage to apply to be Club Italia’s Ambassador for 2019. The winner will be awarded an Educational Bursary and will help to organize charity events and represent the club. For more information please see Student Services. Applications are due my March 30th, and can be found online at clubitali.ca

ROWING TEAM
A reminder that there will be a rowing meeting today after school in room 2020. Students wanting to join the Westlane rowing team should attend.



WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019

ELEVATOR USE
Students are reminded that the elevator is only to be used for special circumstances & you need permission from the main office. 

ROWING TEAM
There will be a rowing meeting after school tomorrow in room 2020. Anyone interested in rowing for Westlane is welcome to attend.

JUNIOR & SENIOR VOLLEYBALL
Junior and Senior girls volleyball teams, please meet outside the gym for our team photos today at the beginning of lunch.


TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2019

HEALTH NURSE
Your Public Health Nurse Nicole will be in the building all day today. Please stop by her office located across from the main office in student success or you can send her a text to the number posted outside of the door.

JUNIOR & SENIOR GIRLS VOLLEYBALL
Junior and Senior Girls Volleyball teams, please meet in front of the gym on Wednesday at the beginning of lunch for your team.


MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019

JUNIOR BOYS BASKETBALL
After an amazing season the junior boys’ basketball team ended their year with a hard fought game on Friday night.  They were able to end the season as DSBN champs however and Coach Traves would like to thank all the players for a great year.  

LIBRARY
The Spartan Book Club is today.   If you like to read, come to the library to join in the adventure.

YEARBOOK COMMITTEE
Yearbook committee will be meeting in the computer lab 1100 after school today.  Please be prompt.

BOYS HOCKEY
Hockey team members are reminded that their bus leaves promptly today at 12:30 at the bus doors.

ROWING TEAM
Students interested in joining Westlane's rowing team are reminded to return their form to Mrs. Dupont or to the office by tomorrow morning. Any students needing a form can see Mrs. Dupont in room 2020 today at 11:55.

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2019

CURLING
Yesterday the boys curling team competed in the Zone 3 finals. They defeated St. Paul High School in a dominating performance by 10 to 2. The boys will be competing at SOSSA on Tuesday. Good luck boys!

MUSIC
Rock band is today at lunch.  Concert band is Monday after school.  Glee club is Tuesday at lunch.

YEARBOOK COMMITTEE
Just a reminder that the yearbook committee will be meeting in the computer lab 1100 after school on Monday.  Please be prompt.

FASHION
If you had Fashion last semester you may have left your finished projects behind.  Please come to the fashion room by the end of the week to retrieve them.  Anything left behind will be given away.  

IMPACT
Are you a member of Impact and interested in seeing the Niagara Ice Dogs? Westlane has 20 tickets available on a first come first served basis for their game next Thursday March 7th at 7pm. The tickets and bus to the arena are both free! Please see Mr Bhan or Mr Ellis for a permission form.

MYAC COFFEE HOUSE
The Niagara Falls Mayors Youth Advisory Committee is hosting a city-wide coffee house on March 1st at club Italia! The event will feature talent, art work, and performances from all high schools, including Stephanie Pachnosky, Victoria Barnes and Micah Vanegas, Emma Barmak and Shaelyn Warburton, Emma Brown, and Gavin Dobson, as well as guest vendors and food! There is a $2 entry and free coffee. Come out to support and enjoy an evening of socializing and entertainment!