Learning about Plants


Mrs. Mahar's grade 2/3 and Ms. MacKinnion's grade 3 students had a visit from Angie VanKessel of West River Greenhouse. As a connection to their science curriculum, students learned about the different parts and needs of plants and discussed many different types of plants. The students enjoyed having the opportunity to plant their own flower while learning how to care for it!




MORE Rally


Students from our school joined those from several other schools on Thursday, May 7 to attend the MORE Rally at NSCC to offer support to those participating.  Several of our older students ran from Westville to NSCC. 





Student Conference Day

On Monday, May 4, a Student Conference was held.  Guest speaker was Travis Price, co-founder of the Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying initiative.  Students enjoyed hearing his message about being accepting and not standing by while people are being bullied.

Tearmann Presentation

Mrs. Stacey is shown presenting the cheque to Stephanie Duggan from Tearmann House.  The money was raised from the We are Silent campaign.

WOW Reading Challenge

Grade 8 students Haley MacDonald and Brady Webb accept the banner from Cst. John Kennedy.  Our school received the Bronze in the Tartan Division.  Congratulations to our students for their reading accomplishments.  Way to go, Coyotes.

We Are Silent

On Thursday, April 30, students participated in the We Are Silent campaign and raised $835.40 for Tearmann House and Free the Children.


Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids

Several students and teachers participated in Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids and raised over $400.  The theme was "Every Day Superheroes."  Great work!


Writers' Workshop

Grade 8 students at Dr. WA Macleod Consolidated School participated in a writing workshop on Friday afternoon with Sylvia Gunnery, published author and president of the Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia.



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