One of the most important ways parents/guardians and community members can make a meaningful difference for students is by participating on the school council. Under the School Act, a school council is a collective association designed to advise the principal and the CBE Board of Trustees on matters related to the school. School councils have legislated advisory and decision-making authority. They are different from Parent Societies & Associations, whose main function is to raise funds for the school.​​ You can find more details in the CBE School Council Handbook​.​​​​

Welcome to another exciting year at Western Canada High School (WCHS)! As all our students, returning and new, strive to meet standards and traditions set over the last hundred years and more, your School Council strives to help.

Your Council connects parents, teachers and community to facilitate and improve communication between home and school. We also work together to:

  • support every student's learning experience;
  • keep parents connected with school activities;
  • act as a sounding board for administration. 

Meeting Dates/Schedule

Meetings are at 7:00 PM in the Library (above the Main Office).  All are welcome! 

See our Calendar page for dates and times.

Please mark your calendars and include yourself in School Council activities:

  • Thu Sep 27, 2018 
    • Post-Secondary Fair, Scholarships & University Applications
  • Thu Nov 29, 2018 
    • AGM / WCHS Career Center Presentation (Summer Jobs)
  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 
    • Wellness Program
  • Tue May 14, 2019 
    • All Things Grad

Our Members

Every parent of children at WCHS is automatically a member of your School Council.

Volunteers: Thank You All! Hundreds support events, programs and of course your executive. Please continue this typically-Canadian tradition and apply to donate your time:

Co Chair:   Andy Crysdale
Co Chair:  Les Corper
Past Chair: Kristen Stark
Vice Chair: Kathy Stankievech
Treasurer: Shelley Anderson
Secretary: Liane Nichols-Kanters 
Key Communicator: Elaine Dube  
Volunteer Coordinator:  Jean-Anne Rooney
Digital Communications: George Yuan
Speaker Series: Wendy Eloit
CDN Parents for French: Sandra Paire
Celebrate Western Chair: Sarah Flynn

Contact the School Council

Website:  
Email: wchsexec@gmail.com

School Council

Welcome to another exciting year at Western Canada High School (WCHS)! As all our students, returning and new, strive to meet standards and traditions set over the last hundred years and more, your School Council strives to help.

Your Council connects parents, teachers and community to facilitate and improve communication between home and school. We also work together to:

  • support every student's learning experience;
  • keep parents connected with school activities;
  • act as a sounding board for administration. 

Meeting Dates/Schedule

Meetings are at 7:00 PM in the Library (above the Main Office).  All are welcome! 

See our Calendar page for dates and times.

Please mark your calendars and include yourself in School Council activities:

  • Thu Sep 27, 2018 
    • Post-Secondary Fair, Scholarships & University Applications
  • Thu Nov 29, 2018 
    • AGM / WCHS Career Center Presentation (Summer Jobs)
  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 
    • Wellness Program
  • Tue May 14, 2019 
    • All Things Grad

Our Members

Every parent of children at WCHS is automatically a member of your School Council.

Volunteers: Thank You All! Hundreds support events, programs and of course your executive. Please continue this typically-Canadian tradition and apply to donate your time:

Co Chair:   Andy Crysdale
Co Chair:  Les Corper
Past Chair: Kristen Stark
Vice Chair: Kathy Stankievech
Treasurer: Shelley Anderson
Secretary: Liane Nichols-Kanters 
Key Communicator: Elaine Dube  
Volunteer Coordinator:  Jean-Anne Rooney
Digital Communications: George Yuan
Speaker Series: Wendy Eloit
CDN Parents for French: Sandra Paire
Celebrate Western Chair: Sarah Flynn

Contact the School Council

Website:  
Email: wchsexec@gmail.com

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