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Public Notice 2016-2017 Budget Studying

NOTICE is hereby given that the Council of Commissioners of the Western Québec School Board will be studying its 2016-2017 budget at its regular meeting to be held on September 27, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the offices of the Western Québec School Board, located at 15 Katimavik, Gatineau.

Given at Gatineau, Québec, August 22, 2016

Terry Kharyati, Secretary General

Still time to register!

The Western Quebec Career Centre is still taking registrations for Fall Programs in Welding, Accounting and Secretarial Studies, Automechanics, Home Care.

Please contact the Centre at 819 684 1770 to register now.

Important Notice

Due to unforeseen circumstances with Hadley Jr & Philemon Wright High School's renovations, they will be adding a PD day to the beginning of their school year. August 29th will be a PD day and will have grade 7 & 9 in on the 30th and grades 8, 10 & 11 in on the 31st. Everyone in on September 1st.

Sign up for Online Tax Billing!

You can now subscribe to online billing, follow this link for details on how to sign up. [how to subscribe to online billing]

Interim DG

Gatineau, Québec – Thursday, July 14, 2016 – The Director General is pleased to announce the following appointment [+]

New Principal - Dr. S E McDowell

The Director General is pleased I am pleased to announce the appointment of Anne Valcov to the position of Principal [+]

New Principal - Onslow

The Director General is pleased to announce the appointment of Grady Robson to the position of Principal [+]

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The Western Québec School Board (WQSB) regrets to announce the departure of their Director General, Mr. Paul Lamoureux, who is taking on a new position as the Director General of the Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board, effective August 22, 2016.

Mr. Lamoureux has provided exemplary leadership and service to the Western Québec School Board, always placing student success as the basis for all decisions. WQSB has been fortunate to work with such a committed and effective leader. We thank him for his extraordinary compassion, dedication, and contribution to the WQSB. We wish him every success and look forward to continued dialogue in his new duties.

The Council of Commissioners will undertake the process of searching for a replacement for Mr. Lamoureux in the coming months.

2016-2017 Budget

You can view the 2016-2017 Budget approved at the last Council of Commissioners

Summer Hours

The Board Office hours are currently following the summer hours which are as follows:

  • Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 4 pm
  • Friday 8:30 to 12:30

Eardley Tree Project

Eardley Elementary School to preserve the heritage of the perished ash trees by giving them a new life [+]

Seeking your Input

Adult Education and Vocational Training Services of the WQSB and its partner English school boards are seeking your [+]

2016-2017 Registration

The Western Québec School Board is proud to provide English language instruction as well as French Immersion [+]

Things You Must Know

Declaration for School Taxation

By Section 304 of the Education act a [+]

Eligibility to English Education

Conditions for eligibility to [+]

Volunteer Security Background Check

All parents volunteers working [+]

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