String Night at the Forum

This evening Westmount string students will join hundreds of students from grades 4 through 12 to perform at Halifax All-City Music’s annual String Night at the Forum. This amazing musical presentation is produced to highlight the hard work of the students, music educators and community.

Students participated in a dress rehearsal this morning. Here are the Grade fours rehearsing.

Gr. 4 Cello video
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5M witnesses unveiling of Artists work

Halifax artist Kyle Jackson unveiled his painting at Halifax Shopping Centre this past Monday. The unveiling kickoffed the mall’s Canada 150 celebrations.

Grade 5 MacRae students School was present to witness the unveiling of the painting.

To learn more about this event, and to see our students with the artist and his painting,  click here for the Chronicla Herald’s article.

Running Club

The annual Running club program will be on Wednesday afternoons this year. This club is for grades 3 to 6 students. The first session will be on Wednesday March 29th from 3:15-4:00.  Each session will run for approximately 45 minutes. The students will participate within the area of Westmount subdivision.

One of the goals of this program is to prepare runners for their participation in the annual 4K children’s road race and run with the Nova Scotia series of youth races. This event is held as part of the Bluenose Marathon weekend and will take place Saturday May 20th.

A permission form will be going home this week with your child. Please sign and return if your child will be participating. Thank you.