Westglen School is a strong, vibrant community school committed to creating a supportive and challenging learning environment in which all students experience academic success and personal growth. At Westglen, students receive balanced educational programming that promotes lifelong learning and encourages them to become caring, respectful, and responsible citizens who make effective contributions to society.
At Westglen, we believe that parent partnership is the cornerstone of a successful education. We invite you to participate alongside your children and our staff as we create a welcoming and stimulating learning environment that will enable our children to acquire the competencies they need to become active and responsible citizens in an increasingly globalized world.
Westglen History Project
Visit our Westglen History Project Website and Blog. You can also find us on Facebook and Twitter.
Learning Technologies Videos
Visit Learning Technologies: Information for Teachers to find out about technologies that support learning. You can view all of the videos by clicking on the Videos and Learning Guides link. Thank you to the students and staff who told their stories and the parents who agreed to let us share their children's successes. If you have any comments or questions about the information or programs used in these videos, please contact us.
Action on Inclusion
Westglen School is very proud of the video that was created as part of our involvement in the District's "Action on Inclusion" project last spring. This year, we will continue our work learning about and implementing effective instructional practices that support diverse learners. Click here to view the video. To read more about this project, click here.
Westglen in the News
Read about Eli's successful Cuts for Kidneys campaign in the Edmonton Examiner.
View the Festival Choir's Music Monday performance on Breakfast Television on May 7, 2012.
On June 22, 2011 Westglen celebrated National Aboriginal Day with Thundering Spirit Cultural Society. Thank you to the Semeniuk family for organizing this incredible event. You can view photos here.
In May 2011 The Milk Revolution was named Blog of the Month by Jamie Oliver. Read more about the Milk Revolution here.
In June 2010 Westglen School was named the winner of a 2010 Emerald Award in the Education category by the Alberta Foundation for Environmental Excellence which recognizes outstanding initiative and leadership in the face of environmental challenges.