Division News

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...

LGBTQ Policy Videos

    This is a short series of videos intended to help explain the Westwind School Board's position regarding t...

Draft Bill 10 Policy Release

The Board has revised their Safe and Caring Schools Policy to comply with the specifications of Bill 10. Some of the cha...

School Calendar and Bill 10 Policies Progress

On Monday, January 25, the Westwind Board of Trustees  held a meeting with Principals, School Council Members, to revie...

Westwind LGBTQ Policy Development

Westwind School Division is currently developing a policy about LGBTQ issues and bullying. The focus of this policy is t...

School Calendar Survey Results

The Board has reviewed the results of the survey and are releasing these results. We would like to thank everyone who pa...

Proposed 2016-2017 School Calendar

The Westwind School Board is proposing a 2016-2017 School Calendar for you to consider. The big difference between t...

International School Trips

We would like to share some information how Westwind School Division will be dealing with school trips outside the US an...

Winter Driving

Winter has arrived! We have monitored the conditions and have had people out driving on the roads. We certainly have win...

Bullying Awareness Week

Westwind School Division is committed to promoting welcoming, caring, respectful, and safe learning environments. We are...

Rights, Right, and Responsibility... 3 R's?

Periodically, society has an opportunity to reflect on its path, consider goals and objectives, and set direction.  In...

Magrath High School Lockdown

At about 9:10 PM today, the Magrath RCMP directed the Magrath High School to go into ’lockdown’, or hold and secure,...

Raymond Victoria Park Donation

At the October 6, Council Meeting of the Town of Raymond, Board Chairman Ron Fromm and Trustee Stephen Heggie made a pre...

World Teachers' Day

Westwind School Division will celebrate World Teachers’ Day on October 5. It is an opportunity to offer our sincerest...

Top Diploma Exam Achievement

All students in Grade 12 are required to write a Diploma Exam for English and Social Studies as a requirement for high s...

Spring Glen Schools Update

The coming of a new school year always brings many changes. New teachers, new classes, new friends, new challenges and n...

Raymond Shuttle Policy Reminder

Hello parents, We want to remind all parents about the policies surrounding the South Raymond Shuttle Bus. Back in 20...

Media Release: Jamey Kristian

In January of 2014, fully 20 months ago, the Westwind School Division was notified by Lethbridge Regional Police Service...

Important Back to School News

The 2015-16 school year will soon be upon us and there's no such thing as too much information when it comes to parents....

Westwind staff recognized for health promotions

Westwind School Division has made a commitment to provide students with everything they need to succeed. With researc...

All systems go for Magrath School modernization

School isn’t always front of mind with summer holidays just days old. Westwind School Division and the Town of Magr...

School track gets foot up from Foundation

Corey Rowe says the Cardston track and field scene has cleared a couple of hurdles thanks to funding from the Community...

Magrath Elementary students get sneak preview

IN OUR SCHOOLS – While many students were counting down the final days before summer vacation, a group of kindergarte...

Summer send off from Westwind Chairman

It was a school year filled with many success stories and just as many fond memories for students and staff alike in Wes...

Spring Glen bonds blossom through fun

They careened down the water slide.  They bounced off one another on a variety of ‘bouncy castles’ and steamrolled...

Westwind thanks staff with year-end barbecue

It was an opportunity to share good food with good friends and perhaps take home one of the many door prizes up for grab...

Raymond High valedictorian praises tight-knit class

It’s probably a good thing Tyson Jerome appears to be a quick study. The 18-year-old didn't have a lot of time to m...

Cardston High School valedictorian values friendships formed

Dalys Fletcher didn’t have to audition for the role as valedictorian for Cardston High School’s convocation ceremoni...

Westwind gives thanks to retiring support staff

Their duties differed greatly as did their length of service at Westwind School Division. The retiring support staff –...

Glenwood School like a "second home" to retiring teacher

For someone who seemed destined to become a teacher, Susan Griffin’s 39-year career at Glenwood School was almost over...

Magrath High School valedictorian not afraid to lead

If you’re going to lead, Teesha Olson figures you might as well do it by example. Olson will be class valedictorian...

Comets' rugby title a Westwind team effort

Suiting up for the Comets rugby team was a chance to pad an impressive sporting resume for a handful of students who don...

Good times 'auto'matic at Cardston Elementary

IN OUR SCHOOLS – The hands-on project at Cardston Elementary School featured cross-curricular learning in subjects inc...

Native Honor Night message: Stay true to roots

Eugene Creighton had two pieces of advice for those Cardston High School students being recognized at Native Honor Night...

STUDENT SAFETY

Student Safety in the Community Westwind encourages proactive approaches to student safety by parents, peers groups a...