Division News

Whooping Cough

On June 16, 2017, Alberta Health Services (AHS) sent a letter for staff, parents and guardians at Cardston Elementary Sc...

Strength & Hope for Linda Burwell

Westwind School Division trustees, administration, staff, parents, and students have been schocked by the news that belo...

Stirling Modernzation Update

Work continues to progress on Stirling School Modernization Project.  This week our team toured the school with the...

Retirement Announcements

As the school year draws to a close we would like to thank our dedicated staff members who will be retiring at the end o...

Engaging the Student Voice

What is the purpose of schools?  It has been said that the reason we have schools is for children to learn, grow and ma...

Stirling School Modernization

Work continues to progress on Stirling School Modernization Project.  This week our team toured the school with the...

Raymond Junior High Superior Band Award

Very proud of the Raymond Raymond Junior High School Grade 8 Concert Band and Director Ryan Heseltine for winning a Su...

Westwind Alternate School Principal Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Mike De Vuyst has been selected to be the new Principal at Westwind Alternate School sta...

Raymond Vice Principal Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Kerry Taylor has been selected to be a second Vice Principal at Raymond Elementary Schoo...

Magrath Vice Principals Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Julie Gilson and Josh Sherwood have been appointed as Vice Principals for Magrath Elemen...

2017 Archery Nationals and Provincials

Archery Provincials and Nationals are completed and we are very proud to announce the incredible results of our Westwind...

Stirling Modernization Progress

Work continues to progress on Stirling School Modernization Project.  This week our team toured the school with the...

Magrath Modernization Update

Work continues to progress on Magrath School Modernization Project.    This week our...

End of Basketball

March was a month of intense effort for our basketball teams. We had teams playing at the 1A, 3A, and 4A levels. The p...

Kaitlin McMitchell, Edwin Parr Award Nominee

Spring Glen Elementary School is a small school on the northwestern boundary of Westwind School Division. They were very...

Basketball

Over the past two weeks we have seen student athletes and volunteer coaches participating in zone playoffs. As we are en...

Jentry Salmon Media Release

Westwind School Division is aware that Jentry Salmon, a teacher in Raymond, has been charged with sexual exploitation by...

Eye on Education, High School and your Community

In the current context of Alberta and across North America, rural communities are struggling to maintain their place in...

Stirling School Modernization Project

Work continues to progress on Stirling School Modernization Project.  This week our team toured the...

Alberta Bill 1 Update

The Alberta Government will put forward Bill 1. This bill aims to cover the cost of some school fees that parents have h...

Educational Assistant Conference

Educational Assistants in Westwind were hard at work on professional development on Tuesday, January 31. Assistant Super...

January Professional Development

Teachers in Westwind have been hard at work on professional development for the past two days. Monday was a school-based...

Communication and Learning Outcomes in Education

Anytime something is very important, there is an elevation to the significance of the information connected to it. Few t...

Magrath School Modernization Project

Work continues to progress on Magrath School Modernization Project.  This week our Administration team t...

Excellence in Communication Recognized in Series of Awards

Westwind School Division is proud to announce that in the 2016 Westwind won three major awards for communications and pu...

Stirling School Modernization Update

Work progresses on Stirling School Modernization Project. The activities are mostly inside and few people get to see wha...

Magrath School Modernization

Work progresses on Magrath School Modernization Project, which includes the new public library space featured in the pic...

Thank You for the Reading Blankets

 In September we handed out reading blankets, lovingly handcrafted by Board Members, Superintendents, and their fam...

World Teachers' Day

UNESCO proclaimed October 5th to be World Teachers’ Day in 1994. This day celebrates the impact that outstanding teach...

High School Career Day

On Tuesday October 4th, the entire Westwind School Division high school population gathered for a day of exploration at...

Fentanyl: Information for Teachers and Parents

We have received information for parents and teachers from Alberta Education regarding fentanyl. Since this is a very im...

Welcome Back Students!

We are very excited to welcome all our students back for the new school year! Please check your school's information bel...

Spring Glen Elementary School Vice Principal Appointment

Westwind School Division is pleased to announce that Mr. Doug Nelson has been appointed as the new Vice Principal for Sp...

Welcoming, Safe, Caring, and Respectful School Communities

Since forming in 1994, we at Westwind School Division have been committed to making our schools welcoming, safe, caring,...

Transportation Supervisor Appointment

Westwind School Division is pleased to announce that Mr. Corey McCarthy has been appointed as the new Transportation Sup...

AHS Whooping Cough Letter

We would like to post a letter here for all staff, parents, and students in Westwind School Division. PDF: Letter to...

Bus Driver Appreciation Day

May 2 is Bus Driver Appreciation Day. We would like to extend our warm thanks to our bus drivers who ensure that the stu...

Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta Grants

School Projects in Westwind School Division have been selected as successful applicants by the Community Foundation of L...

Cardston Junior High and Raymond High School Administrator Appointments

Westwind School Division is pleased to announce that two new principals have been appointed effective the 2016-2017 scho...

Policies Submitted to Alberta Education

We have now submitted three policies to Alberta Education regarding the changes legislated by the Act to Amend the Albe...

Minister Eggen's Letter to Westwind School Division

Click here to see the original Mar 23, 2016 Mr. Ron Fromm Board Chairman Westwind School Division #74 Box 10...

Cardston and Raymond High School Principal Announcements

Westwind School Division is pleased to announce that two new principals have been appointed effective the 2016-2017 scho...

Fox-Seaborn Letter Response

On March 18, 2016 a number of letters were delivered to local post office boxes. These letters contained opinions regard...

Basketball Zones Results

Congratulations to all our teams who competed in the Zones tournament at all levels! We are pleased to announce the foll...

National Archery Champions

Congratulations to the Mountain View School Archery Team for winning Gold at the AHEIA's Canadian NASP National Tourname...

FAQ on LGBTQ Issues

At the February 22 meeting a number of questions were asked and issues were raised. We have taken to time to go through...

Leadership for ALL Students

When it comes to Leadership from the Westwind School Division on behalf of ALL students, parents and community members,...

Bus Sales by Tender.

The following busses are for sale by tender. 1997 – 36 Passenger School Bus – GMC/Bluebird  (Competitio...

Bill 10 Policy Survey

Thank you to everyone who attended last nights' meeting about the Bill 10 Policy. We were thrilled with the turnout and...

LGBTQ Policy Public Meeting

Westwind School Division will be holding a public meeting on February 22 at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the Mag...