May 2017 Newsletter





Windsor Wight


Troy MacCallum

Vice- Principal

 Telephone 902-368-4130

School Counsellors

Sheila Doyle-Hogan

Dave Mitchell

Frank Martin


Fax: 902-368-4139


12        Hockey Academy Application Deadline

17        Duke of Edinburgh Award Ceremony @ Holland College

18        Zone 3 Track & Field Meet @ UPEI

End of Year Band Concert Grade 9 Band & Jazz Band 7:00 p.m.

22        Victoria Day    NO CLASSES

24-26  Band Trip to Saint John, NB

29 – June 2   French Club Trip

30        Grade 6 Parent Information Meeting – 7:00 p.m. E.W.S.


02        Orientation – Incoming Grade 7’s NO CLASSES FOR GR. 7

07      End of Year Band Concert Grade 7 & 8 Bands 7:00 p.m.

22       Grade 9 Closing Exercises 7:00 p.m.

23       Last instructional day Grade 7& 8

30        Last day for Teachers

Please note: The last day for students at EWS is June 23, 2017.

Duke of Edinburgh

Members will be awarded their bronze Certification of Excellence this month. Well done to all participants! Our next group will be starting by end of May. All grade 8 students are welcome to apply. There will be presentations happening in grade 8 classes over next two weeks and applications are due by May 25, 2016.

Hockey Academy– The East Wiltshire Hockey Canada Skills Academy seeks to provide an environment where student-athletes can pursue personal hockey skill development while in the pursuit of academic excellence. We are dedicated to providing a safe environment in which students can improve their level of skill, build positive relationships, and have fun.

The goals of the program are:

  • To build a commitment to excellence, discipline, dedication, time management, and strength of character.
  • To challenge each student to achieve their personal goals by developing their hockey skills sets and improve their fitness level.
  • To provide elite level coaching and instruction.


The East Wiltshire Hockey Academy will be entering its 11th year of operation in the fall of 2017. Applications for the program are now available at the offices of  Eliot River, Central Queens, and East Wiltshire School. Application Deadline is May 12th.