Student Showcase

Student Work

Western Canada High School offers a diverse range of opportunities to engage in their school, local, national, and international communities. This online showcase serves to highlight events and accomplishments within the WCHS community. Please browse our articles listed to the right.

Exemplary Math Practice at Western Canada High School

Honouring WCHS Student who enlisted during WW1

Our own Colleen Sandham is featured in the Alberta Family Histories Society Chinook publication Honouring WCHS Students who enlisted in WW1.

Please see the PDF in Resources for the full story.

 

2015 Math Contest: Canadian Mathematics Competitions

Multiple Choice

  • Grade 10 (Cayley) - 2nd in Alberta – 6th in Canada (1429 schools)
  • Grade 11 (Fermat) - 1st in Alberta – 22nd in Canada (1386 schools)

Written Response

  • Grade 10 (Galois) - 1st  in Alberta – 5th in Canada (7048 schools)
  • Grade 11 (Hypatia) - 1st in Alberta – 2nd in Canada (6171 schools)
  • Grade 12 (Euclid) - 1st in Alberta – 12th in Canada (1499 schools)     

NOTE: The team scores are based on the total of the top three scoring students in the school.

Alberta High School Mathematics Contests

  • Part I: (Multiple Choice) - 1st in Alberta – in fact we had the top three individual scores in the province       (644 students)
  • Part II: (Written) - 1st in Alberta  -  on this one we had the top four individual scores                              (57 students were invited to write)

Our top student Mathlete, Max (Ruiming) Xiong has been invited to be part of a 5-member Canadian team travelling to Russia this August to participate in a Tournament of the Towns conference.

 

Youth in Action Raises more than $2000 for Alberta Children's Hospital


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Friday, Sept 25 is a system-wide non-instructional day. There are no in-person or online classes for students. Students in the hub can still access their course materials but teachers are not available to respond to questions. #WeAreCBE #yycbe https://t.co/sVPT78XTW8

Here is an opportunity for #WeAreCBE student leaders interested in volunteering in the community. Deadline is Sept. 28 https://t.co/6N9qmmrGPi

Congratulations to Henry Wise Wood student Suchir, who got to be Mayor for a Day yesterday #WeAreCBE https://t.co/Fx4f516FqC

Congratulations to F.E. Osborne School. Students raised over $10,700 for their #TerryFoxSchoolRun (surpassing last year’s total of $2,995!) Way to go! #WeAreCBE @feo_eagles_cbe https://t.co/3LbhHboxWY

Many #WeAreCBE schools will be honouring #OrangeShirtDay on Wednesday, Sept. 30 to recognize the resiliency and bravery of residential school survivors https://t.co/jo0zw97DWj