News

Parent Council

Posted on: Sep 16 2022

Parents are an important part of our Westwood Community.  One vital way that you can get involved with the school and have your voice heard is by participating in Parent Council.   Parent Council meets…

Status of Operations on Day of Mourning (Sept. 19,…

Posted on: Sep 14 2022

(September 14, 2022) In recognition of the passing of Her Royal Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Alberta government has announced Sept. 19, the date of Her Royal Majesty's funeral, will be a provincial…

FMPSD Welcomes New Teachers for 2022/2023!

Posted on: Sep 6 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, September 6, 2022) The leaves are changing colour, the air is getting crisp and students are starting a new school year; this is an exciting time full of possibilities for many teachers.…

Welcome Back FMPSD!

Posted on: Aug 30 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, August 30, 2022) The first day of school is always an exciting time for students and parents, and this year was no different for students in the Fort McMurray Public School Division.…

School supply list for 2022-23

School Supply List - 2022-23

Posted on: Aug 19 2022

  The following items are recommended for Westwood students for the 2022-2023 School year. **Chromebooks are becoming more and more used in classes at both the Jr & Sr High levels. It is not a requirement,…

Staggered Entry

Posted on: Aug 18 2022

This year's return to classes will once again feature staggered entry.  On the week of August 29 students will only attend school on the day that corresponds with their grade.   The schedule will be…

Attention Grade 10 & 11 Students Working This Summer

Posted on: Jul 21 2022

Gr 10 & 11 students who are working from any of our high schools can join this Google classroom & use it to drop off hour sheets or get any needed paperwork. Why not work and get credits towards graduation!…

Board Highlights

Posted on: Jul 4 2022

Board Highlights June 22, 2022

Westwood Student Receives $70,000 TD Canada Community…

Posted on: Jun 28 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, June 28, 2022) We’re loving the good news rolling in. Way to go Irene Olayinka, our Westwood Community High School student on receiving the prestigious $70,000 TD Scholarship for…

Board of Trustees Meeting

Posted on: Jun 15 2022

Westwood Student Secures Third Place at National Spelling…

Posted on: Jun 15 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, June 15, 2022) Can you spell lethologica? Do you know what it means? Don’t worry, we can’t and don’t either. But, Ali Usman, who is only 13 not only does, but spelled it correctly…

Italy - 2023

Posted on: Jun 13 2022

Westwood's Travel Club will be travelling to Italy in 2023! For more information, click here, or contact Mr. Bowie. 

Class of 2022 Enjoys a Full Return to Graduation Ceremonies

Posted on: Jun 6 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, June 6, 2022) Two celebrated, two more to go. Fort McMurray Public School Division (FMPSD) congratulates Class of 2022 - consisting of an estimated 325 students - crossing the aisle…

Westwood Student Secures Top 4 Award at Canada Wide…

Posted on: Jun 2 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, June 2, 2022) Sparsh Patel’s résumé keeps getting better and better. The grade 12 Westwood Community High School has just secured a Top 4 Finalist Award at the Canada Wide Science…

Board Highlights

Posted on: May 24 2022
Board of Trustees Meeting May 25, 2022

Board of Trustees Meeting May 25th, 2022 @ 2:00 pm

Posted on: May 18 2022

Summer School Registration Now Open!

Posted on: May 17 2022

HIGH FIVE Art Exhibition May 24 -June 17

Posted on: May 9 2022

FMPSD in collaboration with Fort McMurray Catholic School Board is pleased to announce the Annual HIGH FIVE Fort McMurray High School Student Art Exhibition.  This exhibit is an opportunity for high…

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FMPSD Announces New Assistant Superintendent, HR and…

Posted on: May 3 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, May 3, 2022) Fort McMurray Public School Division (FMPSD) congratulates Merrie-Rae Mitsopoulos who has just been named our new Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources and Administration.…

Open House - May 6

Posted on: Apr 29 2022

Join us on May 6 from 1 to 3pm for an afternoon of family friendly activities!   Learn all about Westwood, our programming, and what attending our school is like.    Activities will include School…

Though Exchange survey

FMPSD Launches ThoughtExchange

Posted on: Apr 25 2022

The Board of Trustees is interested in hearing from stakeholders to get feedback on live broadcasts for regular board meetings. Please share your thoughts with us through our Thought Exchange.  It…

Parent Information Night

Posted on: Apr 25 2022

Westwood will be hosting a Parent Information Night on April 28 from 6-8pm!    Visit Westwood and learn what we have on offer for the 2022-2023 school year!   Our teachers and student ambassadors…

Westwood Robotics Heads to VEX Worlds in Texas

Posted on: Apr 21 2022

Photo Caption: Jeff Landry is in the front first from right. Heading to the Worlds are Shawn J. - Back row: Red jacket blue mask, Niyati Patel - Middle, first from right - black shirt, Sparsh Patel giving…

2022-2023 School Calendar Released

Posted on: Mar 31 2022

The approved 2022-2023 calendar is out now. Printable version below: 2022-2023 Division Calendar

FMPSD Sweeps WBRSF - Team Wood Buffalo Made up of…

Posted on: Mar 29 2022

(Fort McMurray, AB, March 29, 2022) Fort McMurray Public School Division (FMPSD) congratulates all of our students who participated in the Wood Buffalo Regional Science Fair (WBRSF) and swept the event.…

Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted on: Mar 21 2022

Parent Teacher Interviews will be held in person on March 30 and 31 from 5-8pm! Parent Teacher Interviews are by appointment only.   To make your appointment: Click Here   To view a video on how to…

Welcome Back WW Fans!

Posted on: Feb 10 2022

Starting Monday, February 14, Westwood is proud to welcome back spectators to our games! All spectators over 12 must wear a mask while at the game, and social distancing is encouraged when possible. …

February/March Trojan Banner

Posted on: Feb 2 2022

The February/March edition of the Trojan Banner is now out!    To read the Banner online, click here: February/March 2022 Trojan Banner

Daily Preview

Posted on: Jan 20 2022

Daily Preview Thursday, January 20, 2022 - Day 1   Grades 7 & 8 - Full Week of School   Exams Last day of classes for grades 9-12 was Wednesday, January 19. Exam Schedule on Westwood website westwood.fmpsdschools.ca/…

Daily Symptom Check

Posted on: Jan 9 2022

All students and staff are required to check themselves for Covid symptoms before arriving at school each day.   Click here for the latest version of the Daily Symptom Check.  

Exam Schedule

Posted on: Jan 7 2022

The Westwood January 2022 Exam Schedule is now available. Please note - the Exam Schedule is subject to change due to evolving conditions. Please follow WW social media and check Classroom for the most…

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News Release: 2021-2022 Registration Now Open

Posted on: May 18 2021

NEW STUDENT registration for the 2021-2022 school year is now open. We are excited to welcome you to the FMPSD family! Click HERE to register.

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News Release: FMPSD Launches Mental Health Website

Posted on: Apr 12 2021

We know these are challenging times for our students, parents and staff and that sometimes we all need someone to listen or to lend a helping hand. In support of our FMPSD community we are proud to launch…