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March Newsletter

March Newsletter

Pink Shirt Day - Grade 5 Glee Performance

February Month in Review

Responsive Instruction in Quality Learning Environments

Building a culture of excellence through Quality Learning Environments (QLE) Key Domain: Responsive Instruction Responsive Instruction considers the needs of all learners so they can achieve success, and is one of five domains under Quality Pedagogy…

February Newsletter

February Newsletter

January Month in Review Video

January Newsletter

January Newsletter


December Month in Review

Whitecourt Central School wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season as we share our December memories with friends and family.

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you all the joys of the holiday season! May this season bring you the joy of sharing, the warmth of community and the love of family and friends. From our family to yours, warm wishes for a bright and merry Christmas! Christmas Break for NGPS…

December Newsletter 2018

December Newsletter

November Month In Review

November Newsletter

November Newsletter

October Month in Review

School bus transportation and inclement weather

To run or not to run? Winter weather and driving conditions bring questions about school bus transportation. Are the buses running today? Should the buses be running today? Why aren’t the buses running today? Why are the buses running in Onoway when…

October Newsletter

October Newsletter is available here

Orange Shirt Day

In the spirit of reconciliation and hope Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013. It grew out of Phyllis' story of having her shiny new…

Hour-Zero: Keeping Students and Staff Safe

Building a culture of preparedness - NGPS joins forces with Hour-Zero Student and staff safety is an extremely important part of what we do at Northern Gateway Public Schools, from playground equipment and fire drills all the way through to the most…

September Newsletter 2018

September Newsletter

Welcome Back WCS!

We hope summer has treated you well and that you have had opportunity to relax and recharge with family and friends. The beginning of a new school year is always a special time for staff, students and families as we anticipate the year ahead. What does…

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year!

WELCOME BACK! Okay, we're not quite there yet, but with only three weeks left of summer vacation, we can bet the impending new school year is on your mind! Find answers to your start up questions, contact information and important dates here! Enjoy the…

Year in Review at WCS


June Month in Review Video


Whitecourt Bussing 2018-2019

Whitecourt Transportation Letter  

June Newsletter

June Newsletter  

May Month in Review Video

May Newsletter

May Newsletter

April Month in Review Video

April Newsletter

April Newsletter

March Madness at WCS

March Newsletter

March Newsletter  Important Dates March 6 - Family Science Night March 13 - Pizza Day March 13 - Hockey Pep Rally at 9:30am March 14 - Music Festival March 14 - Soup Day  March 15 - Hats on for Relay for Life March 15 - Parent Teacher Interviews 5-8pm…

February Favorites - Month in Review Video

Hockey Day at Central

Hockey Day at Central was celebrated today with a friendly game against the Whitecourt Wolverines! Thank you to Pembina Co-op Cardlock for sponsoring a hot dog lunch for all the staff and students!

February Newsletter

February Newsletter February 5 - hot lunch orders due February 7 - Jump Rope for Heart February 7 - Soup Day - Chili February 8 and 9 - No School (Teachers Convention) February 13 - Pizza Day February 13 - School Council Meeting @ 7:00pm February 14…

January Month In Review Video

Great memories were made in January. Please check it out!

School Wide Breakfast

Thank you to the Whitecourt Central School Council who provided us with an amazing school wide breakfast this morning. Students and staff enjoyed a breakfast full of pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage and fruit. The students and staff enjoyed the opportunity…

January Newsletter

January Newsletter Important Dates: January 9 - Pizza day January 10 - Soup Day (ham and cheese) January 12 - School Wide Breakfast January 16 - Pizza Day January 16 - School Council Meeting @ 7:00pm January 17 - Soup Day (beef barley) January 19 - Gum…


December Month in Review Video

Happy Holidays!

Christmas Concert 2017

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Concerts. The students worked very hard to bring you an entertaining program. Here are some memories for you to enjoy!

December Newsletter

December Newsletter Important Dates: December 6 - Term 1 Awards @ 9:30am December 7/8 - Holiday Gift Shop December 12 - Pizza Day December 13 - Soup Day (Potato Bacon) December 15 - Gum Day - $1.00 donation for Relay for Life (Optional) December 19 -…

November Month In Review Video

Central School Remembers!

November Newsletter

November Newsletter Important Dates  November 7 - Remembrance Day Assembly at 9:30am November 7 - Soup Orders Due November 8, 9 and 10 - No School November 14 - Pizza Day November 14 - Subway Orders Due November 14 - School Council Meeting at 7:00pm.…

October Month In Review Video

Feel free to check out our Spooktacular October Events at Whitecourt Central School!

Grade 4 Trashion Show

Grade 4 Trashion Show As a culminating activity for the grade 4 science unit "Waste in Our World," the students hosted the 1st Annual Whitecourt Central School Trashion Show on October 27, 2017. The students were asked to create an item of clothing or…

October Newsletter

October Newsletter October 2 - School Photo Day October 6 - PD Day October 9 - Happy Thanksgiving! - No School October 10 - Pizza Day October 10 - School Council @ 7:00pm October 17 - Pizza Day October 20 - Gum Day October 27 - Hot Dog Lunch October…

September Month In Review Video

    We hope you enjoy the memories that have been made at Whitecourt Central School in the month of September!

September Newsletter

Important Dates for September September 8 - HOJA presentation at 1:00pm September 12 - School Council Meeting at 7:00pm September 22 - Grade 5 Immunization September 28 - Pizza Orders Due September 29 - Monthly Recognition Assembly/Eagle Shirt Day at…