Halifax West High School

November 18th, 2016

A reminder to all students parking in the parking lot is by Permit Only.  Your permit must be visible because tickets are being issued.

On Friday, November 25th the guidance department will be taking grade 12 students on a tour of St. Mary’s University.  The bus will leave here shortly after 9 am and return before the end of the school day.  Students will have the opportunity to apply and have the application fees waived.  In previous years these applications were reviewed onsite and students where offered scholarships that same day.  If you are interested in joining us, please come to the guidance office to get the paperwork required.  The first students to return the completed paperwork will be added to the bus.  Space is limited so you must return you paperwork by November 23rd. 

Attention all students interested in playing Ultimate Frisbee this year! There will be a very important meeting today at lunch in Ms. Durdle's room A327.

Halifax West Multicultural Show: On Friday, November 18 at lunchtime there will be a very important meeting for all students planning to perform in the Multicultural Show. The meeting will be held in the Drama Classroom in the Performing Arts hallway.  For more information, please contact Mr. Grady at the email address posted on the Call Board.

Mark your calendars because this year’s prom expo is rapidly approaching. Sunday November 27th from 1 to 4pm come join us here at Halifax West for this awesome expo. There is an entry fee of $2 or a food donation. We hope to see you there!

It is now time for the annual coat and boot drive for the Brunswick street mission! For the next two weeks, bring all of your gently used winter clothing into your c block classes. The class that brings in the most by November 28th will receive a prize!

The signup sheet for our upcoming coffee house on December 14th is up and everyone is welcome to sign up and showcase some of their talent. It is from 7 to 10pm and anyone is welcome!

Our football warriors take on Horton high this Saturday at SMU at 1pm for the championship game. Be sure to come out and support the team!

Bowlathon forms are now available in the main office. Come to the Bowlathon to help the World involvement ministry raise money for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association through a night of bowling and pizza on December 2nd from 7-9pm. You must fundraise a minimum of $30 and teams should be of 4 or 5 members. There is limited space so sign up quickly!

Anyone interested in being a part of Model Parliament, please come to room C147 today at lunch to join the Future Leaders Party.

Halifax West Multicultural Show: Tickets will be on sale for the Halifax West Multicultural Show starting on Monday, November 21. Tickets are $2.00 per person and are available in the main office. The Multicultural Show takes place on Wednesday, November 30 at 6:30 pm in the Bella Rose Theatre.

There will be Multicultural Fashion show practice today at lunch in the theatre back door.