WOW – April

Last week, we celebrated our WOW assembly and awarded WOW awards to the following students for demonstrating an understanding and appreciation for being fair (NOT equal).

KA- Madison MacKinnon, Addison Ramsay and Carter Weeks

KB- Lillianna Bradley, Ryan Coles and Noah Walsh

KD- Bria Aiken

KF- Olivia Evans and Cooper Shkrabuik

KG- Jack Petrie and Alyvia Rossiter

KH- Lauren Cook

KI- Isaac Birch and Aria Ford

KJ- Audrey Hughes and Kaylee Perry

1A- Cooper Bambauer and Jace Devos

1B- Colton Axworthy and Emery McCourt

1C- Sam Dowling and Katie Small

1D- Acen Noye , Jaxon Wallace and Amy McClean

1E- Mason Gallant and Taylor Sherren

1F- Sadie Chisholm, Morgan Hughes and Luna Mena-Lozada

1G- Grayson MacAdam and Laura MacFadyen

1H- Yasmine LeBlanc and Chelsea Robertson

2A-Payton Crozier and Jorja Vogan

2B- Logan Datzreiter and William MacLean

2C- Mason Proud

2E- Kolin Beaton and Sean MacVane

2F- Skyla LaPointe and Hayley Smith

2G- Lucy Rollins and Zachary Saindon

2H- Kinley Duncan

3A- Hope Dodd, Nathan Rist and Dylan Stretch

3B- Brayden Carter and Jerry Zhang

3C- Jake Kelly, Abby LeBlanc and Payten Molony

3D- Stephen Letner and Micah Stretch

3E- Vivien Peoples

3F- Abby Jack and Nyx Osborne

3G- Breagh Cantwell, Summer Gallant and Chase MacDonald




Westwood Community Flea Market!

Westwood Community Flea Market – Vendors Wanted!
Westwood Primary in Cornwall is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a community Flea Market on Saturday May 5th, 2018 from 9am – 1pm at our school (80 Meadowbank Road).  Admission will be $2 a person (children under 12 are free).  We will also be hosting a BBQ and have other food items to purchase.  We are looking for vendors to sell either your used goods or commercial items.  Tables can be rented for $15 (or 2 for $25).  Vendor set up will be from 7:30am-9am on Saturday morning.  To book your table, please contact Terra Doucette (902) 368-6855.  For Westwood families, you can reserve your table using our school hot lunches program.  Tables must be booked by April 30th.  All proceeds from this event will go towards Westwood Primary initiatives.  Let your Spring cleaning commence!

March WOW Winners!


During the month of March we worked on RESPECT!  These were our students who were presented with a WOW award for all the ways they show respect at school! 


KB- Kinley Croken & Tia Harding

KD- Austin Lumsden & Addison Potts

KF- Ellie Doucette & Lily Matheson

KG- River Collier & Addyson White

KH- Liv Campbell & Lilly Clark

KI- AJ Fuchs & Emily Gosbee & Luke Peters

KJ- Lincoln Brodersen & Tanner Burke & Peyton Flood & Raylynn Richards

1A- William Keefe

1B- Dylan Courtney & Eric Likely

1C- Brennan Adams & Kianna Paynter

1D- Thomas Hughes & Blaze McKillop

1E- Kalii-Jayne Bryenton & Owen Stewart

1F- Willa Cameron & Orrin Lutwick & Landon Seaman

1G- Quintin Annema & Ben Dennis

1H- William Dooks 

2A- Gray Corbett & Molly Slaven

 2B- Drew Corke & Jayden Griffin

2C- Cooper Marshall & Owen Milton

2E- Maxwell Harris & Jackson McMurrer

2F- Kolton DesRoches & Kai Lund

2G- Sutton Elsinga & Rachel Wight

2H- Kennedy Peters & Reese Smallman

3A- Alex Harris & Simon Matthews

3B- Minhu Lee & Liam Savoie

3C- Maximus Bambauer & Kamron Collins

3D- Cam Hickox & Soraya Peterhans

3E- Rohan Gorman & Julie Handrahan

3F- Karlee MacPhee & Veronica Pater

3G- Evan MacCormac & Addison Weeks

February WOW Award Winners!

The following are our WOW award winners for KINDNESS for the month of February!  It was hard to get a photo of everyone the week before March Break!  So, the photo will be added after the break!  🙂 

KA- Amanda DeWolfe & Paisley Fletcher

KB- Gabby Harrison & Callum Savoie

KD- Aiden Cavanagh & Julia Gallant

KF- Mya Datzreiter & Paisley Foreman

KG- Milla Dallaire & Amelia Scott

KH- Elise MacCormack & Leah Wight

KI- Sonia Leslie & Miley Tierney

KJ- Penny Cantin & Rose Moore & Broden Webster

1A- Morgan Birt & Claire Gordon

1B- Nash Osborne & Cindy Sun

1C- Mason Jenkins & Angus MacDonald

1D- Keeden Richardson & Alyssa McClean

1E- Isaiah Casford

1F-Arya Clorey & Brynlie DesRoches

1G- Brooke Beer & Theo Howatt

1H- Tiernan MacDonald & Tory MacKenzie

2A- Emery Bruce & Bryson Hughes

2B- Riley Cameron & Mya Hurry

2C- Jamie DeWolfe & Ryleigh Kennedy

2E- Arthur Davidkovich & Easton Foreman

2F- Laura Baglole & Andrew McCarthy

2G- Mathis Fast & Jac Loughran

2H- Charlotte Campbell & Cole Hood

3A- Seth Burke & Chloe Dennis

3B- Mea Gallant & Avery Stewart

3C- Blake Coady & Ava S MacDonald

3D- Jaiden DeCourcey & Brant VanderKooi & Decklyn Warkentin

3E- Isabelle Birch & Benn Thorsteinson

3F- John Ulvstal

3G- Emily Burnley & Grace Sulis

Upcoming Info!!

Dear Families,

A few important notices to bring to your attention before the March Break!

Wednesday April 4th, 2018
The first day back after March Break for students is WEDNESDAY April 4th, 2018.

Triple P
Triple P is the parenting program that helps make raising kids easier. It gives parents simple tips to help manage the big and small problems of family life! Problems like tantrums or teenage rebellion. Self-esteem issues. Bedtime battles. Disobedience. Aggression. Triple P can help you deal with them all – and more! And Triple P is one of the few parenting programs in the world with evidence to show it works for most families.

Cindy Wood, School Counsellor is offering Triple P Parenting Program for Parents/Caregivers in April. The Discussion Group will be limited to 15 parents and the program is free. You can register for one or all.

Monday, April 9 6-8 pm Dealing with Disobedience
Monday, April 16 6-8 pm Developing Good Bedtime Routines
Monday, April 23 6-8 pm Managing Fighting and Aggression
Monday, April 30 6-8 pm Hassle-free shopping

Parents are asked to email Cindy at or call 902-368-6855 to register. These session will occur over four weeks on Monday evenings from 6-8 at Westwood School in the Multi purpose area. There are no child care services provided for this program.

Maurice Bernard Art Classes
Maurice Bernard will be offering after school art classes at Westwood in April. They will begin Thursday April 19th and continue for 5 Thursdays, It will be from 2:30-4pm each Thursday. These classes will involve drawing, painting, watercolour and clay modelling. The cost of the classes is $100 (taxes and supplies included). For more information or to register, please call 902-432-0171 or 902-436-8485.

Early Years Evaluations (EYE)
The EYEs for new Kindergarten students will be happening at Westwood on April 5th, 6th, 9th and 10th. New Kindergarten students who are beginning in September should already have a scheduled time, if you do not, please contact the school to book.

Camp Rock
All students at Westwood will be attending Bluefield High School’s production of “Camp Rock” on Tuesday April 10th. Permission forms must be returned asap. As our seating is limited, we will not be taking volunteers on this field trip.

We are hosting a school wide PJ Day on Friday to collect money for the Easter Seals campaign. Any donation is welcome. Special thanks to 1B and Max MacDonald for writing a very persuasive letter to make this happen!

Wishing our Westwood community a wonderful March Break!

Family Fitness Night – Success!

We had a wonderful family fitness night last evening at Westwood Primary.  About 20 families participated in a 30 minute session lead by Tracey Gairns Brioux, the owner of Reset:Breathe Fitness

Families had fun following and completing the challenges with their children.  We had so much fun, we are thinking of doing it again!

Stay Tuned!

Thanks to our Home and School for organizing this event and to Tracey for donating her time!