There are many ways you can contribute to our school’s success, and make a difference for our school and our students. In our school, this can include providing in-kind donations, contributing cash and lending expertise and technical knowledge. Connect with our principal on what may be appropriate. For more information on ways to give to CBE, visit Donate ​on the CBE website.​​​

Fundraisers & Donations

Casino

Our next casino is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2020.  This may change due to COVID.

Our casino chairperson is Allison Reine.

Donations

We have been discussing with School Council our wish list of items for casino spending. It was brought up that par-ents might be able to donate some of the items on the list. Here are items that we thought might be items that parents would consider donating. If you have any items listed that you are interested in donating please call the office and let us know. Thanks so much!

  • Rotating cake stands for Foods
  • Ice cream maker
  • Electric guitar and amp
  • Tripods
  • Digital cameras (Canon DSLR’s)
  • Digital cameras (point and shoot)
  • Loom for Fashion
  • Trombone or other Band Instruments

Fundraising

For information on the CBE's guidelines for school-based fundraising , see Administrative Regulation 7008 - School Based Fundraising.

West Ridge School Apple Fundraiser

With apples from Davison Orchards. Picked by hand, packed by hand & delivered fresh from our farm! This is no ordinary fundraiser! Support your community and enjoy premium BC apples, delivered right to you. This is a healthy option to support a great cause!

Order Deadline: September 17

Pick up Date: September 28

See the order form under Resources.

Contact Us

For more information about the WRSS and how to get involved, visit mywrss.com or join our Facebook page.

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​Donating to Our School

Ways to give to our school include:

Monetary (cash) donation

  • I wish to receive a tax receipt for my donation. Tax receipts will be issued for donations of $20 or more.
    • Visit the EducationMatters online donation webpage to make a donation. (Preferred donation method)
    • Write a cheque payable to EducationMatters  (all one word) and include the name of our school and the specific program, activity or item you want your donation to support in the 'memo' section. Give the cheque to the school or mail it to: EducationMatters, 1221 8 Street SW Calgary, AB T2R 0L4
  • I do not wish to receive a tax receipt for my donation
    • ​Write a cheque made payable to Calgary Board of Education  and include the name of our school and the specific program, activity or item you want your donation to support in the 'memo' section. Give the cheque to the school.

In-kind donations of school supplies or equipment 

  • ​Contact our principal to ensure these supplies or equipment  are needed and can be used by the school.  ​

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