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Halifax West High School

283 Thomas Raddall Dr. Halifax, NS

B3S 1R1
Telephone: 902-457-8900
Fax: 902-457-8980
Email: Twitter: @HalifaxWestHS

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  • Interested in a Leadership position in this year's Model Parliament? Learn more...
  • Grad Photographers will be at school on October 3, 4, 5, 6.
  • Have a look at HWHS Girls Soccer. Fuelling Women Champions. Learn more...
  • Request a parking permit. Learn more...

Daily Announcements

Wednesday September 28th Announcements

This year’s first coffee house is at 7 pm is today. Feel free to come out and showcase any talent you have or just come out to support others! The sign up list is posted outside the Bella Rose in the drama hall! Only 2 dollars at the door!
Today at lunch is our first meeting of the West Christian Fellowship. It will be in C345, Ms. Symonds-White's room. Everyone is welcome!

There will be an important meeting for all students going on the Vimy trip today at lunch in room C125.
There will be a meeting on today a lunch in room C229.  All students interested in mental wellness and upcoming events are encouraged to attend.

Grade 12 students interested in being sponsored for the Loran Scholarship must submit a letter to guidance outlining the following: strong academic performance (minimum cumulative average of 85%) , strong character, commitment to serving others, leadership, independent thinking, and a willingness to take meaningful risks.  Students must be a Canadian Citizen or permanent resident. Deadline is Monday, October 3rd at 3:20 PM. HWHS is able to sponsor 3 students who will then be able to complete the online application.  Please see the Guidance Bulletin board and visit for more information.

The girls Volleyball team won their 3rd straight league match in 3 straight sets against Sommet last night.  Strong serving and great team play let the girls to victory.

Students who have been accepted into NSCC programs are reminded that they must submit their transcript on or before September 30th.  This is a strict deadline that must be met if you intend to take your program of choice.

Daily Announcement Archive...

What's New

September 23rd, 2016

Please complete the attached file below by October 7th if you are interested in taking on a leadership position in Model Parliament.

September 23rd, 2016

Hello Students, Parents and Guardians.

Halifax West High School is continuing to investigate the incident from Thursday morning.  What we have determined so far is that a firework/smoke...

September 21st, 2016

Dear Parents and Guardians,

The safety and security of our students and staff is a top priority for HALIFAX WEST and the Halifax Regional School Board. We have been implementing a number of...

September 19th, 2016

On Wednesday September 21st we are hosting our Curriculum Night and Grade 12 Parent/Guardian Information Session.

The evening will start at 6:30 in the Bella Rose Theatre. With an...

July 5th, 2016


Transcript requests MUST be made through the link on the or websites.


TRANSCRIPT REQUEST - Follow this link to the Guidance Website



Student Accident Insurance (SIP)