West Kings District High School

"Semper Ad Summum" - Always to the Highest

Welcome to the home of the WOLVERINES!

Current News and Announcements
  • UPCOMING EVENTS

    Check the School Calendar (under Calendar Tab) for more information

    March 31 - Last day to purchase yearbooks $50

    March 31 - MADD Canada "Aftermath" Presentation for Grade 11 students

    April 19 - PTSA Parent Cafe 2pm -  Refreshments are served

     

     

    Fundraisers

     

     

    After School Programs - free and open to all students

    Yoga - Tuesday/Thursday 2:30-4:00pm, Room B035

    Fitness Club - Tuesday/Thursday 2:15-3:30pm, Fitness Room in Gym

     

     

    YEARBOOKS ON SALE only until March 31...$50

     

    GRAD WEEK 2015 BROCHURE - posted on bottom of this page


  • AVRSB Outlook for the Next 10 years


  • PTSA Parent Cafe - Sunday, April 19th at 2pm

     

    PARENTS LET'S TALK

     

    Do you worry about

    * Your child not wanting to come to school some days?

    * Bullying and cyber-bullying?

    * Your child feeling stressed?

    * When should you call the teacher?

    * Good communication with your child instead of one word answers?

    * Or any other issues!

    we all do!

     

    All parents do their best, but parenting is challenging for us all! Teachers are challenged, too. We can help each other, WITHOUT GUILT OR JUDGEMENT!  How can we work together on the challenges we all face? Please join us for:

    PARENT CAFE

    When: Sunday, April 19th 2:00pm – 4:00pm

    Where: West Kings Cafeteria, Auburn

    Who is invited: Moms, Dads, Grandparents, Guardians & School Staff from ANY school!

    Facilitated by: West Kings PTSA with special guest Sue Bookchin

     Refreshments and Relaxed Conversation Provided in a Welcoming Space.

     

    Please RSVP by April 10th by emailing:  karens_m@hotmail.com

    Babysitting provided for potty-trained children ages 3 and up.

    Email to reserve a space by April 10th.

     

                                              It’s Free & Friendly…We Hope to See You There!      


  • STUDENT ATTENDANCE EXPECTATIONS

    Here is a quick review of attendance expectations for students:

    Grade 9 - all students are expected to remain on school property throughout the entire school day.

    Grade 10/11 - permitted to leave school property during lunch ONLY, as long as a signed permission form is on file

    Grade 12 - during a spare, grade 12 students are permitted to leave school property (they must sign out) or they are to remain in the cafeteria.

    All students leaving school property during class time MUST be signed out by a parent/guardian.


  • Acadia Athletics Summer Camps

              

    Interested in attending Acadia Summer Sports Camps?

     

    Acadia University is partnering with Jumpstart (Canadian Tire) and the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board to support youth from ages 4-18 to attend Acadia Summer Sports Camps.  If your family is facing economic barriers and your child is interested in attending summer sport camps at Acadia, please pick up a pamphlet and an application format the school office.  The process is clearly outlined in the pamphlet.  Deadline for applications is May 15th.  You will be notified within 2-3 weeks if your child is eligible and has been accepted.  Don’t miss out on this great opportunity for your child to be active and fit during the summer.

     


  • AVRSB Student Services presents "Smart but Scattered"

    Student Services Learning Disabilities Steering Committee

    Presents

    Smart but Scattered:

    Executive Dysfunction at Home and at School

    with

    Peg Dawson, Ed. D.

    Friday, May 22, 2015

    8:45 am – 3:30 pm

    (Registration begins – 8:15 am)

    Festival Theatre, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS


  • Helping your Child with ADHD

     

     

     

    Child and Youth Mental Health Program

                       

    Topics include:        

    • *ADHD, what it is and how it shapes your child’s life
    • *Medications for ADHD and how they work
    • *Living with ADHD, knowing what works best for your child
    • *Behavioural challenges; school, home, learn what’s behind the behaviour and how to manage it.
    • *More behavioural challenges and learning difficulties

     

    For whom:

    • *Parents of children diagnosed with ADHD,  
    • *Parents looking for education, support and assistance

     


West Kings is a Nut and Scent Sensitive School

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions 1. How do I submit my Grad Write up to the 2015 Yearbook?

Answer #1




Documents and Forms    Personal Developement Credits - Information Guide for Students and Parents
   Personal Developement Credits - List of Approved Providers
   Sr High Mathematics Pathways
   KidSport Application
   Jump Start Application
   Homework Tips Grades 7-9
   Homework Tips Grades 10-12
   J Form - Transporting Students
   Continuous School Improvement - Annual Report June 2014
   WK Grad Week 2015 Brochure
   Meningococcal Meningitis Information