Welcome to the West Royalty Home & School Association!

We hope that this site will help keep you informed of what's going on at West Royalty Elementary School and allow you to become actively involved in your child's educational experience.

Contact Us

If you would like to know more about the West Royalty Home and School Association, please contact us at westroyaltyhs@gmail.com or by clicking on our names below. We welcome your input and involvement.

2016/2017 Home and School Executive:

Co-Presidents - Vanessa Ford and Lori Ferguson Brown
Vice-President - Krystal Mayne
TreasurerKarma McCallum
Secretary/Blog Manager - Teresa Olscamp and Wanda Ellsworth
Past President - Colleen Henderson

Volunteers are a vital part of our school community. If you are interested in volunteering for a specific event within our school, please contact the committee chair directly by clicking on the name below or westroyaltyhs@gmail.com (if the chair is vacant). Whether you have an hour a year or an hour a week we would love to have you work with us!

Committees - Chairs:

Magazine Fundraising Campaign - Joanne Condon
          Date: Campaign runs for 2 weeks in September
          Activities: Stuff envelopes, tabulate and confirm accuracy of each order.
          Time Commitment: One hour or more depending on you availability
Walk to School Day - VACANT
          Date: October
          Activities: Assist with supervising groups of students walking to school.
          Time Commitment: 30 minutes (7:30 - 8 am one morning)
Halloween Dance - Vanda Deighan
          Date: October
          Activities: Ticket collection, canteen, judging, decorating, or clean-up.
          Time Commitment: One hour before, during, or after dance
Christmas Family - Laura Connolly
          Date: December
          Activities: Shop for family/families and wrap gifts.
          Time Commitment: A few hours to shop and wrap
Staff / Teacher Appreciation Week - Darlene Howatt and Lori Ferguson Brown
          Date: February
          Activities: Prepare food, serve lunch, or classroom supervision.
          Time Commitment: A few hours during the week
Spring Fling - Karma McCallum
          Date: May
          Activities: Supervise an event, help in kitchen or clean-up after event.
          Time Commitment: One hour on a Saturday morning.
Green Space - Wanda Ellsworth
          Date: Early Fall and Early Spring
          Activities: Maintain flower beds at the main entrance to school
          Time Commitment: One Saturday morning in September/October and May.
Spring Fun Day -Vanessa Ford
          Date: June
          Activities: Assist with providing the H&S sponsored free lunch.
          Time Commitment: Two hours (11 am - 1 pm)
Grade 6 Fundraising - TBA
          Date: Ongoing throughout school year
          Activities: Grade 6 parents assist with fund-raising for year-end activities.
          Time Commitment: Varies
Healthy Snack Program - Gillian Scantlebury and Elizabeth Chatfield
          Date: 6 or 7 times per year, ongoing throughout school year
          Activities: Assist with preparing and passing out healthy snacks.
          Time Commitment: Two hours once per month
Joint Occupational Health and Safety (School Committee) - Deanna Bellamy
          Date: Ongoing throughout school year
          Activities: One parent representative to 5-member school committee