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FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2024

TRACK & FIELD
Westlane had another strong showing at the SOSSA Championships this week. The meet saw several personal bests from our athletes.
Qualifying for OFSAA South Regionals are:
Victoria Massoom, 2nd in 100m Hurdles and 3rd in Long Jump
Mikhail Dwyer, 3rd in 400m Hurdles and 5th in Long Jump
Will Fyfe, 3rd in 100m and 2nd in 200m
Hayden Geissler, 5th in 800m.
Will and Hayden teamed up with Ethan Tremblay and Reed Proudlock for 4th place in the 4X100m relay.
Wish these athletes luck next week!

SPIRIT WEEK, NEXT WEEK
Next week we are having our final spirit week of the year! Monday is Crocs or sandals day, Tuesday is BBQ dad vs soccer mom day, Wednesday is formal day, Thursday is wear white day, and Friday is Colour Wars! Make sure to participate and show off your school spirit one last time before summer!

STUDENT COUNCIL
Do you want to be on Student Council next year? Are you hard working? Responsible? Dedicated? Do you like waking up early on Tuesday mornings?
If you answered YES to all of these questions, maybe you have what it takes to be a member of Westlane's Student Council.
How do you apply to be on council? It's easy, all you need to do is join the GOOGLE CLASSROOM for STUDENT COUNCIL APPLICATIONS.
How do you get the join code? Go to the Google Classrooms created by Guidance to get the code. They are the Westlane Grade 9 Class of 2027. Westlane Grade 10 Class of 2026, or the Westlane Grade 11 Class of 2025. The information is posted there.

ATHLETIC BANQUET
If you were a spectator, a player, or a coach this year, you are welcome to attend the Westlane Athletic Banquet on Wednesday, May 29 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the cafeteria. Get your $5.00 ticket through School Cash Online. There will be athletic awards, pizza, and prizes to be won! Don't miss out on the action of who will win the treadmill! Get your ticket today. Let's make this event Spartacular!

THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2024

BOYS SOCCER
The Boys Senior Soccer team's season came to a screeching halt yesterday losing to EL Crossley in a shootout 3-2. Bohdan Morhunov scored both Spartan goals.  Jahvar Jackson played outstanding in goal. Other notables were Noah de Mundo, Jailson Gonzalas and Abdi Meris playing well offensively with David Kljajic, Nicholas Garcia and Strahinja Suzic playing well on defense. 

STUDENT COUNCIL
Do you want to be on Student Council next year? Are you hard working? Responsible? Dedicated? Do you like waking up early on Tuesday mornings?
If you answered YES to all of these questions, maybe you have what it takes to be a member of Westlane's Student Council.
How do you apply to be on council? It's easy, all you need to do is join the GOOGLE CLASSROOM for STUDENT COUNCIL APPLICATIONS.
How do you get the join code? Go to the Google Classrooms created by Guidance to get the code. They are the Westlane Grade 9 Class of 2027. Westlane Grade 10 Class of 2026, or the Westlane Grade 11 Class of 2025. The information is posted there.

POPCORN, FREEZIES & SNACKS
Ms. Devereux will be selling popcorn, Freezies, and snacks for $1.00 during lunch today. All proceeds go towards the Athletic Banquet, so bring your loonie and come support Athletics!

ATHLETIC BANQUET
Come and celebrate together at the Westlane Athletic Banquet on Wednesday, May 29 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the cafeteria. Get your $5.00 ticket through School Cash Online. There will be awards, pizza, and prizes to be won! Don't delay, get your ticket today. Let's make this event Spartacular!

ATHLETIC VOLUNTEERS
Ms. Devereux would like to extend a huge thank you to all of the Athletic Volunteers that assist with the Elementary Track & Field meets hosted at Westlane this year! Reminder, all Athletic Volunteers are invited to stop by the Physed Office at lunch to pick up a treat!



WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2024

LADIES SLO-PITCH
Congratulations goes out to the Champion Ladies Slo-pitch team for a third year in a row!  They went (2-1) in round Robin play beat Franco Niagara 8-4, Laura Secord 12-6 and losing to Smithville 15-14. That put them 2nd in playoff play which they played St.Jean de brebuef beating then 12-6 in the semi finals and then in the finals they faced Smithville again. The girls brought their A game winning the final game 13-7 on the way on completing the 3 peat!!! Smart base running, amazing hits, and TSN catches all helped the girls WIN their third title.  Good luck on your next round of Zone games next week.  Spartan nation is proud of you all.

WESTFEST
Do you want to attend Westlane's first WestFest event? Right now, there is a $5 fee up on school cash online, and the deadline to pay is Monday, May 27th. Don't miss out on fun games, face painting, inflatables, a BBQ, and more. See you there!

VOLUNTEER HOURS
The weather is beautiful and Horticulture Club will begin meeting after school every Wednesday to do volunteer work in the Westlane Community Gardens. These gardens benefit the Project Share Food bank! If you don't mind getting your hands dirty, come join us in the greenhouse and gardens from 2:30-3:30 every Wednesday and earn some volunteer hours! 

MUSIC
Karaoke Club is today at lunch.
Jazz band is tomorrow at lunch.
Rock Band is Friday.

STUDENT COUNCIL
Do you want to be on Student Council next year? Are you hard working? Responsible? Dedicated? Do you like waking up early on Tuesday mornings?
If you answered YES to all of these questions, maybe you have what it takes to be a member of Westlane's Student Council.
How do you apply to be on council? It's easy, all you need to do is join the GOOGLE CLASSROOM for STUDENT COUNCIL APPLICATIONS.
How do you get the join code? Go to the Google Classrooms created by Guidance to get the code. They are the Westlane Grade 9 Class of 2027. Westlane Grade 10 Class of 2026, or the Westlane Grade 11 Class of 2025. The information is posted there.

ATHLETIC BANQUET
Spartans Will...Show Up for Others! The Westlane Athletic Banquet is on Wednesday, May 29 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the cafeteria. Get your $5.00 ticket through School Cash Online. There will be awards, pizza, and prizes to be won! You could win the treadmill in the cafeteria! Get your ticket today and let's make this event Spartacular!

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with Greendale  today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 9:00 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from Greendale. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.


TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2024

GRADE NINES 
The Grade 9 Spring Geography Field Trip to Hornblower (a.k.a. Maid of the Mist) is this Thursday, May 23. The trip is open toGrade 9 students - even if you took Geography in Semester One.  If interested you need to get a permission form from Mr. Ebrahim, Mrs. Kornelsen, Mr. Gardner, or Mr. Ainslie, then pay the $25 with School Cash On-Line.  Form are due today.

RECYCLE DAY
Please have a student from your class bring down and empty the Blue (Cans/Bottles) bin. The Big Blue recycling bins will be located in front of the Caretakers Office.
Please remind your student to dump the recycling into the bin  and not leave it in front of our office.
Please place your grey bin outside your classroom door to be collected throughout the day.

STUDENT COUNCIL
Do you want to be on Student Council next year? Are you hard working? Responsible? Dedicated? Do you like waking up early on Tuesday mornings?
If you answered YES to all of these questions, maybe you have what it takes to be a member of Westlane's Student Council.
How do you apply to be on council? It's easy, all you need to do is join the GOOGLE CLASSROOM for STUDENT COUNCIL APPLICATIONS.

How do you get the join code? Go to the Google Classrooms created by Guidance to get the code. They are the Westlane Grade 9 Class of 2027. Westlane Grade 10 Class of 2026, or the Westlane Grade 11 Class of 2025. The information is posted there.


FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2024

BOYS’ SOCCER
Congratulations to the Senior Boys Soccer team for defeating West Niagara 3-1 yesterday. Scoring for Westlane was Bohdan Morhunov with 2 goals and Jailson Gonzalaz with 1 goal. David Kljajic, Strahinja Suzic, and Nick Gacia played well on defense.  Jahvar Jackson played well in goal.  The Senior Spartans will be playing their final regular season game today after school against St Catharines Collegiate. Come by and support your Spartans.  Good luck guys.

GRADE NINES 
The Grade 9 Spring Geography Field Trip to Hornblower (a.k.a. Maid of the Mist) is next Thursday, May 23. The trip is open to Grade 9 students - even if you took Geography in Semester One.  If interested you need to get a permission form from Mr. Ebrahim, Mrs. Kornelsen, Mr. Gardner, or Mr. Ainslie, then pay the $25 with School Cash On-Line.  Forms are due on Tuesday.

FASHION FIELD TRIP
All students who are attending the Fashion Field Trip today are to meet Ms. Devereux in the library right now.



THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2024

GRADE NINES 
The Grade 9 Spring Geography Field Trip to Hornblower (a.k.a. Maid of the Mist) is next Thursday, May 23. The trip is open toGrade 9 students - even if you took Geography in Semester One.  If interested you need to get a permission form from Mr. Ebrahim, Mrs. Kornelsen, Mr. Gardner, or Mr. Ainslie, then pay the $25 with School Cash On-Line.  

WESTFEST
Hey Spartan's! Do you want to attend Westlane's first WestFest event? Right now, there is a $5 fee up on school cash online, and the deadline to pay is Monday, May 27th. Don't miss out on fun games, bouncy houses, and a BBQ. See you there!


WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2024

GIRLS’ SLO PITCH
On Monday, the Girls Slo-pitch team took 3rd place in the Myer Invitational Tournament.  Beating St. Francis Secondary 16 to 6 in their final game.  Being the only small school invited to participate the Westlane lady’s slo-pitch team came out to win!  Great base running, hitting, and fielding contributed to the girls having an amazing day.  Good Luck on May 21st at your Zone tournament.

HORTICULTURE
Come see our veggies, herbs, succulents cacti, flowers and more! Plant sale is open to all today and tomorrow at lunch and after school from 2:30-4:00

Westlanes horticulture/community garden club is meeting today after school! Need volunteer hours and don't mind getting your hands dirty! Come join us as we prepare our project share community gardens for the summer season! 

ART CLUB
Art club is meeting today after school in room 1073.

FRENCH LANGUAGE CLUB
French language club is happening today at lunch in room 2029. Come out to expand your linguistic abilities! 

VOLUNTEER HOURS
The weather is beautiful and Horticulture Club will begin meeting after school every Wednesday to do volunteer work in the Westlane Community Gardens. These gardens benefit the Project Share Food bank! If you don't mind getting your hands dirty, come join us in the greenhouse and gardens from 2:30-3:30 every Wednesday and earn some volunteer hours! 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:

  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.


TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2024

LIBRARY
Book Club meets in the library at lunch today.

DENTAL SCREENING
Have you seen a dentist in the last year? Do you want to have your teeth checked? Do you have dental insurance? Public Health dental team will be in the school today to provide free dental screening. Students 17 years and under may qualify for free dental services such as cleanings or emergency dental care. Find out if you are eligible!

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

MUSIC
Jazz band is today at lunch.

REACH CLUB
Reach club is happening today at lunch in room 2029. Come out to expand your worldly knowledge!

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with Kate S. Durdan Track & Field today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 8:30 AM.

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from Kate S. Durdan to use. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.

FASHION FIELD TRIP
If you're planning on attending the Fashion Field Trip on May 17th this is your reminder to hand in your signed Fashion Field Trip forms to Ms. Devereux!

WESTFEST
Do you want to attend Westlane's first WestFest event? Right now, there is a $5 fee up on school cash online, and the deadline to pay is Monday, May 27th. Don't miss out on fun games, bouncy houses, and a BBQ. See you there!

RECYCLE
Please have a student from your class bring down and empty the Blue (Cans/Bottles) bin.
The Big Blue recycling bins will be located in front of the Caretakers Office.
Please remind your student to dump the recycling into the bin  and not leave it in front of our office.
Please place your grey bin outside your classroom door to be collected throughout the day.


MONDAY, MAY 13, 2024

LIBRARY

Book Club meets in the library at lunch today.

DENTAL SCREENING
Have you seen a dentist in the last year? Do you want to have your teeth checked? Do you have dental insurance? Public Health dental team will be in the school tomorrow to provide free dental screening. Students 17 years and under may qualify for free dental services such as cleanings or emergency dental care. Find out if you are eligible!

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:

  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

BOOKMOBILE
Niagara Falls Public Library’s Bookmobile will be here at lunch at the bus doors if you need a library card, to check out and return library material, place and pick up requests, access WiFi, or print and scan documents.

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with Forestview today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 8:30 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from Forestview. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.

FASHION FIELD TRIP
Ms. Devereux is offering a Fashion Field Trip on May 17th! If you are currently taking Fashion or if you had a Fashion course last semester and are interested in attending please see Ms. Devereux for a Field Trip Form as soon as possible.

ART CLUB
Art club is meeting today after school in room 1073. Students who would like to pick up their art from last week's art showcase is encouraged to stop by the art room at some point today or tomorrow. Otherwise, your art will be going in the display case until collected!


FRIDAY MAY 10, 2024

REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Applications for the DSBN's regional programs are now available including Westlane's Dig-It program and the Home Build. These are full day programs and provide tremendous opportunities in the field of Horticulture and Construction, the application deadline is June 7. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please come to Guidance. 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

MUSIC
The Combined Concert Band, grades 9-12 will be performing in the main gym today at lunch at 11:25.  That's the Combined Concert Band is in the Main Gym today at lunch at 11:25.

BOOKMOBILE
The Niagara Falls Public Library is introducing a Bookmobile that will travel to all the Niagara Falls high schools on a weekly basis.
Starting Monday, they will visit Westlane at lunch and park by the bus doors. You will be able to register for a library card, check out and return library material, place and pick up requests, access WiFi, print and scan documents.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Eco-Defenders is looking for volunteers to help clean up Fireman's Park on Earth Day, this Saturday May 11th from 9:30-4pm. Please see google classroom for more details.   

FASHION FIELD TRIP
Ms. Devereux is offering a Fashion Field Trip on May 17th! If you are currently taking Fashion or if you had a Fashion course last semester and are interested in attending please see Ms. Devereux for a Field Trip Form as soon as possible.



THURSDAY MAY 9, 2024

SKILLS COMPETITION RESULTS
A big congratulations to our Westlane students who proudly represented our Spartan community at Skills Ontario in Toronto this week!
- Krisha Patel competed in Architectural CAD
- Hazen Sully and Brayden Belanger from the Dig It Program competed in Horticulture and Landscaping
-Kiara Fields competed in floristry and won BRONZE!
- Lily Clark competed in Landscape Design and won GOLD!
Congratulations to all for your hard work mastering your skill and showcasing your talents at the provincial level! 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

DIVERSITY CLUB
If you are interested in helping plan for Pride month, join the Diversity Club today at lunch in room 1110. See Ms. Berger, Ms. Marshall, or Ms. Irandost for more details. 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heartland Forest is looking for students to do Tree Planting from 3-6pm today. Please see the link posted in Google Classroom to register.
Also, Eco-Defenders is looking for volunteers to help clean up Fireman's Park on Earth Day, this Saturday May 11th from 9:30-4pm. Please see google classroom for more details.   

 


WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2024

REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Applications for the DSBN's regional programs are now available including Westlane's Dig-It program and the Home Build. These are full day programs and provide tremendous opportunities in the field of Horticulture and Construction, the application deadline is June 7. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please come to Guidance. 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

DIVERSITY CLUB
The Diversity Club is meeting tomorrow at lunch in room 1110. We will be discussing Pride month. All staff and students are welcome to attend.

BOOKMOBILE
The Niagara Falls Public Library is introducing a Bookmobile that will travel to all the Niagara Falls high schools on a weekly basis.
Starting next Monday, they will visit Westlane at lunch and park by the bus doors. You will be able to register for a library card, check out and return library material, place and pick up requests, access WiFi, print and scan documents.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heartland Forest is looking for students to do Tree Planting from 3-6pm today, and tomorrow. Please see the link posted in Google Classroom to register.
Also, Eco-Defenders is looking for volunteers to help clean up Fireman's Park on Earth Day, this Saturday May 11th from 9:30-4pm. Please see google classroom for more details.   

ART
The Westlane Art showcase is happening TONIGHT after school from 2:30-5. Come on out for some musical entertainment, light refreshments and beautiful displays of artistic talent. We hope to see you there! 

PIZZA WITH THE PRINCIPAL
Pizza with the principal is returning.  Mr Whittington & Mrs. Simpson are excited to share their lunch hour with you today beginning at 11:10.  They look forward to seeing you there.

FRENCH CLUB
French club is happening at lunch today in room 2029. 

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with Kate S. Durdan Track & Field today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 8:45 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from Kate S. Durdan to use. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.

COMMUNITY GARDEN VOLUNTEERING
Afterschool Community Garden volunteering will be postponed this Wednesday and will resume next Wednesday May 15th. 



TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2024

RANKIN RUN

This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:

  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

DIVERSITY CLUB
The Diversity Club will meet this Thursday at lunch in room 1110. We will be discussing Pride month. All staff and students are welcome to attend.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heartland Forest is looking for students to do Tree Planting from 3-6pm today, tomorrow, and Thursday of this week. Please see the link posted in Google Classroom to register. 

ART
The Westlane Art showcase is happening TOMORROW after school from 2:30-5. Come on out for some musical entertainment, light refreshments and beautiful displays of artistic talent. We hope to see you there! 

MUSIC
Jazz band is cancelled today at lunch.

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with James Morden Track & Field today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 9 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from James Morden to use. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.

PIZZA WITH THE PRINCIPAL
Pizza with the principal is returning.  Mr Whittington & Mrs. Simpson are excited to share their lunch hour with you tomorrow beginning at 11:10.  They look forward to seeing you there.

REACH CLUB
Reach club is happening today at lunch in room 2029. Come out to expand your worldly knowledge!

RECYCLE DAY
Please have a student from your class bring down and empty the Blue (Cans/Bottles) bin. The Big Blue recycling bins will be located in front of the Caretakers Office.
Please remind your student to dump the recycling into the bin  and not leave it in front of our office.
Please place your grey bin outside your classroom door to be collected throughout the day.



MONDAY, May 6, 2024

REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Applications for the DSBN's regional programs are now available including Westlane's Dig-It program and the Home Build. These are full day programs and provide tremendous opportunities in the field of Horticulture and Construction, the application deadline is June 7. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please come to Guidance. 

DIVERSITY CLUB
The Diversity Club will meet this Thursday at lunch in room 1110. We will be discussing Pride month. All staff and students are welcome to attend.

LIBRARY
Book Club is meeting in the library for the last time today.  See you all at lunch!

SKILLS COMPETITION
Students attending the Skills Competition trip to Toronto on Tuesday are to go to P1 class and will be called down.  They are also advised to bring their own lunch and water.  Food will  be expensive, with long line ups.

BOOKMOBILE
The Niagara Falls Public Library is introducing a Bookmobile that will travel to all the Niagara Falls high schools on a weekly basis.
Starting next Monday, they will visit Westlane at lunch and park by the bus doors. You will be able to register for a library card, check out and return library material, place and pick up requests, access WiFi, print and scan documents.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
Heartland Forest is looking for students to do Tree Planting from 3-6pm on tomorrow, Wednesday and Thursday of this week. Please see the link posted in Google Classroom to register. 

ART
Art club is meeting today after school in room 1073.
Art Showcase - the Westlane Art showcase is happening on Wednesday May 8th after school from 2:30-5. If you haven't dropped off your work to the art room or filled out the labels on the instagram link, please do so ASAP! You don't want to miss being a part of this show.

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with James Morden Track & Field today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 9 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from James Morden to use. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.

FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2024

REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Applications for the DSBN's regional programs are now available including Westlane's Dig-It program and the Home Build. These are full day programs and provide tremendous opportunities in the field of Horticulture and Construction, the application deadline is June 7. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please come to Guidance. 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie
    Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.


THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2024

MUSIC
Jazz band rehearsal is today at lunch.

REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Applications for the DSBN's regional programs are now available including Westlane's Dig-It program and the Home Build. These are full day programs and provide tremendous opportunities in the field of Horticulture and Construction, the application deadline is June 7. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please come to Guidance. 

POPCORN FOR ATHLETICS
There will be popcorn available for $1.00 outside the Phys-ed Office during lunch today! Bring your loonie and support Westlane Athletics!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2024

ART
Art club is meeting today after school in room 1073.
Art Showcase - the Westlane Art showcase is happening one week from today on Wednesday May 8th after school from 2:30-5. If you still want to have your art a part of the show, please fill out the google form on the Westlane arts instagram page or see Mrs. Dunn in the art room ASAP.

FRENCH CLUB
French club. French club is happening today at lunch in room 2029. Come out to expand your linguistic abilities! 

LIBRARY
All book club students please pop into the library at lunch today for a brief, important meeting.

VOLUNTEER HOURS
The weather is beautiful and Horticulture Club will begin meeting after school every Wednesday to do volunteer work in the Westlane Community Gardens. These gardens benefit the Project Share Food bank! If you don't mind getting your hands dirty, come join us in the greenhouse and gardens from 2:30-3:30 every Wednesday and earn some volunteer hours! 

RANKIN RUN
This is Sunita Bhalla & Diya Jain.  We are on the Rankin Run committee.  Help us reach our goal of $4500 to raise money for a local cancer charity.  Also, you don’t want to miss out on:
  • Pizza Party for the class that donates the most money
  • Personalized spirit wear for the top fundraising student.
  • Snacks at lunch, bring a Loonie or toonie

What do you call a happy cowboy?  A jolly rancher.

Please follow our TikTok account “morning at Westlane” for all the information on Rankin Run.

ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD
Athletic volunteers and students from Ms. Sattin's Leadership class who are assisting with Princess Margaret Track & Field today are to meet Ms. Devereux at the Phys-ed Office at 9 AM. 

TURF FIELD & WASHROOMS
The turf field and track are off-limits for Westlane students today. Please use the cafeteria to eat your lunch and the Main Gym to play activities during lunch time. The hallway washrooms closest to the Main Gym have been designated for students from Princess Margaret to use. Westlane students are to continue using the washrooms closest to the front lobby.