Daily Announcements

Monday, June 13, 2022 - Day 3
 
Grades 5-8 Divisional Track and Field is scheduled to run tomorrow in Dauphin, weather permitting. Permission forms are due back to the school today if your student is participating. Once a rain date has been chosen, that information will be emailed out to parents. 
 
There will be divisional track and field practice today after school 3:30-4:30. 
Friday, June 10, 2022 - Day 2
 
The Grades 5-8 Divisional Track and Field permission forms will be going home today with those students who are participating; please return them on Monday. 
 
There will be Track and Field practice at noon, but not after school today. 
Monday, May 30, 2022 - Day 5
 
Welcome to our two new EAs!
Miss Crandell will be in the Grade 7 class full-time and Mrs. Morrow will be in the Grade 5/6 class part-time. Welcome to WES! 
 
There will be Grades 4/5 divisional soccer practice tomorrow during lunch recess. 
 
The meat and cheese fundraiser for Parent Committee is due today; please bring your forms to the office as soon as possible. 
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - Day 1
 
Today is the last chance to order hot lunch for tomorrow (Taco in a Bag).
 
The WES Fiddle concert is being held tomorrow in the WES Auditorium; doors open at 1:30pm. All are invited to attend.
 
There will be Grade 4/5 soccer practice today and Thursday after school (3:30-4:30); the Divisional Tournament has been rescheduled to June 1st. 
 
Track and Field is scheduled for Friday, May 27th (Rain day is Tuesday, May 31st). We are still in need of canteen volunteers for the day (1-1.5 hour shift); please contact the school to sign up 204-656-4550.
 
There will be a WES Parent Committee Meeting on Thursday, May 26th at 5:00pm at the school.
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - Day 5
 
Reminder that hot lunch forms are due tomorrow at 9:30am for Friday's Chinese Food.
 
The Grade 4&5 students will have soccer practice today after school (3:30pm-4:30pm) for the MVSD divisional soccer tournament that is being held in Dauphin on Thursday, May 19th. Practice will also be held during lunch recess tomorrow (Thursday).
 
The Winnipegosis Sopilka Dancers are holding their 45th Annual Concert on Friday, May 13th at WES. The concert begins at 7:00pm in the WES Gym and there will be a Silver Collection along with Silent Auction and Door Prizes. All are welcome to attend! All proceeds will be sent to the Ukraine. 
 
Track and Field Day at WES is scheduled for Friday, May 27th for all grades. We are looking for parent volunteers to help work in the canteen throughout the day. Please contact the school if you are available to help. 204-656-4550.
Friday, April 29, 2022 - Day 3
 
There will be badminton practice today after school 3:30-5:00.
 
The Divisional Badminton tournament will be held tomorrow, April 30th and will begin at 10:00am with Singles played at the Winnipegosis Collegiate and Doubles played at Winnipegosis Elementary. 
Winnipegosis Soccer registration will take place on Wednesday, April 27th at 6:00pm at the Winnipegosis Curling Rink.
 
Practices will be Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00pm-7:00pm for ages 6 and up
Fees for this group are $80.00
 
Practices will be Mondays only for pre school (ages 5 and under) 6:00pm to 6:45pm
Fees for this group are $40.00
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - Day 6
 
Welcome back after another stormy weekend!
 
Please be advised that our bells aren't working in the school today due to the Dauphin power outage.
 
Badminton practice will be held today and tomorrow this week after school 3:30-5:00. 
 
The Grades 6-8 Divisional Badminton tournament will be held in Winnipegosis on Saturday, April 30th. 
 
Hot Lunch Pizza is on Friday, please bring your orders down before Thursday.
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - Day 4
 
Reminder that there is no school for students tomorrow as it is a PD Day for staff. 
 
Please be advised that due to the expected storm this weekend, the divisional badminton tournament has been postponed to Saturday, April 30th. 
 
There will be badminton practice after school today 3:30-5:00.
Monday, April 18, 2022 - Day 1
 
There will be badminton practice today after school, 3:30-5:00.
 
Last week's Hot Lunch was postponed due to the storm; the new Hot Lunch day will be Thursday, April 21st with Chinese Food. If you would like to order, please contact Sandy Sliworsky at [email protected] or the school by Tuesday, April 19th. 
 
Fiddle will be held on both Wednesday and Thursday this week. 
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - Day 4
 
There will be badminton practice today after school from 3:30-5:00
 
Hot Lunch; April 14th - Chinese Food $5.00, must be ordered by April 13th at 9:00am
Hot Lunch; April 29th - Pizza $2.50 per slice, must be ordered by April 28th at 9:00am
 
No school Friday, April 15th - Good Friday
No school Friday, April 22nd - PD Day
 
April 23rd Grades 6-8 Divisional Badminton Tournament Hosted by WES (more information to follow)
Monday, March 21, 2022 - Day 5
 
PAC Hot Dog Sale on Thursday, March 24th; orders must be received by Tuesday, March 22nd.
 
Hot Lunch Friday; Chicken Nuggets and Caesar Salad $5.00; must be ordered by Wednesday, March 24th by 9:30am.
 
Due to a technology issue, some report cards printed incorrectly. Grades 1-4 and 7-8 report cards have been reprinted and will go home with students on Tuesday, March 22nd. If you have any questions, please contact the school. 
 
 A community clinic for the Covid-19 vaccine will be held at WES on Wednesday, March 23rd from 4:00pm-6:00pm. See poster below for more information. 
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - Day 4
 
Hot Lunch orders for Friday (Young's Chinese Food) are due tomorrow morning at the latest. Please contact the school ASAP if you wish to order or send your form in by Thursday morning. 
 
The Grades 1-4 Tubing trip has been postponed due to weather/road conditions. The new date of the trip will be Monday, March 14th. A note with more detailed information went home by email yesterday. If you have any questions, please contact the school. 
 
The Grades 6-8 Divisional Curing Bonspiel will be held Friday, March 11th in Gilbert Plains. The bus will leave WES at 7:30am and curlers will need to be picked up at WES at 5:00pm. We have 8 curlers representing WES and wish them luck at their events!
 
School skating starts this week with the first date being Friday, March 11th. Grades 1-4 will go 9:30-10:30 and Grades 5-8 will go 1:45-2:30. Parents are allowed to come out and tie skates for the students if they choose. Please see the note that went home or the online calendar for future skating dates/times. 
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - Day 6
 
Today is 2's day; the date is 2-22-22! 
 
Curling practice will be held on Thursday from 3:30-5:00pm.
 
Hot Lunch orders for Friday, February 25th (Perogies and Garlic Sausage) are due Thursday, February 24th at 9:00am. REMINDER: If buses are not running on a hot lunch day, hot lunch will be cancelled.
 
Ukrainian Dancing for tonight is cancelled due to cold temperatures.
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - Day 3
 
Kindergarten registration has been changed to Monday, March 14th. If you would like to book an appointment to register your student for Kindergarten, please call the office at 204-656-4550 or email [email protected]
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 - Day 2
 
The first practice for Grades 6, 7 & 8 Divisional Curling will be held Thursday, February 17th from 3:30pm-5:00pm. If you have any questions or would like to sign up, please see Mrs. Sahulka ASAP.
 
The Royal Purple will be sponsoring a free skate at the Winnipegosis Arena on Sunday, February 20th from 1:00pm-3:00pm. There will also be free hot dogs and free hot chocolate for those in attendance. 
 
The WES Parent Committee is now running a seed fundraiser through Make It Sow. Order forms and brochures will be going home today with the youngest student in each family. Orders will be due back to the school by March 3rd. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Lausman at [email protected] or 1-204-504-1198 or Mrs. Lukey at [email protected] or 204-656-4550.
 
Welcome to Mrs. Lausman who has joined WES as a new EA! 
Monday, February 14, 2022 - Day 1
 
Kindergarten registration for 2022/2023 will be held on Tuesday, March 14th. If you would like to book an appointment to register your student for Kindergarten, please call the office at 204-656-4550 or email [email protected]
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - Day 4
 
The Hot Lunch Program will be serving Young's Chinese Food on Friday. Orders must be in by tomorrow (Thursday) at 9:30am. 
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - Day 3
 
This week is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week! Thank you to all the staff at WES. Your work ethic blows us away. Thank you for the late nights, the early mornings and all the hours in between. We appreciate all you do for our students. - from Mrs. McKay
 
Ukranian Dancing is cancelled in Winnipegosis tonight. 
 
 
Friday, January 14, 2022 
 
We are returning to classes on Monday, January 17th, this will be a Day 6 (it will be a Kindergarten day). 
Please remember that we have several severe allergies in our school; do not send any fish, peanuts, tree nuts, Brazil nuts or sunflower seeds with your student as they are life threatening allergens to some students in our school. 
We look forward to having everyone back in school on Monday! Please read the below Return to School Plan from Mrs. McKay for more information. Have a wonderful weekend! 
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - Day 5
 
Welcome back to WES! We hope you had a wonderful summer break!
Please note there are a few things to keep in mind this new school year:
 

We have several severe allergies in our school. Do not send anything with the following ingredients in it:

Peanuts

Fish

Brazil Nuts

Tree Nuts

Sunflower seeds

 

Everyone entering the school must wear a mask and must sanitize their hands inside the door upon arrival. Students will proceed to their classrooms for direction from their teacher. Visitors will proceed to the office to sign in.

We now have a new door system at the school. All doors will be locked, but there is a doorbell/camera at the main entrance. Please press the button to call the office and be let into the school. 

 

Registration packages have now gone home with all students, if you haven’t returned yours, please send it back as soon as possible. Be sure to update all contact information, including emergency contacts and any medical concerns.

 

Student fees (Kindergarten - $35, Grades 1-4 - $40, Grades 5-6 - $20 & Grades 7-8 - $40) are due to the school ASAP. Please send cash or cheque made payable to WES to the school.