Westglen provides strong academic programming and staff are committed to implementing effective research based instructional practices that promote student engagement and support 21st century learning. Thanks to the hard work of the Westglen Parent Association, all students have access to technology such as Smartboards, classroom computers, netbooks and laptops that support a Universal Design for Learning approach to instruction. Beginning in grade four, students receive instruction in French as a Second Language (FSL).
Physical Education and Fine Arts programming at Westglen incorporates guest instructors and artists in residence. Students also have opportunities to participate in a variety of extracurricular activities that foster active healthy living, school spirit, and leadership development.