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West Hants Middle School - Home of the Sabers

Welcome to West Hants Middle School





School Supply List 2014




Mailing Address:

8009 Highway 215, Newport, NS B0N 2A0







The mission of WHMS staff, students & families of the WHMS community

is to educate & support all students as they develop into respectful, lifelong learners.

We provide a safe, nutruring environment where academic & personal success can be achieved while enthusiasm & involvement are celebrated.



We are currently recruiting families to host international students at our school for the upcoming school year. If you would like to have an international student come stay with you in your home for 5-10 months please contact Tena at 790-2442 or see the main office for more information.




What's Happening This Month
Sept 4 First Day of School
Sept 8 Band Parent Meeting at WHMS
Sept 11 Grade 7 Trip
Sept 12 Early dismissal at 12:20
Sept 15 Photo Day
Sept 15 Gr 7 Student Led Conferences 6-8pm
Sept 15 Gr 8 & 9 Opened House 6:30-8pm
Sept 18 Dance
Sept 19 PASTE Forms Due

Sept  22           Home and School Meeting 7pm

Sept 25            Terry Fox Walk

Sept 25            Beginner Band Clinic after school

Sept 26            Grade 8 Trip


School Communication Plan








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Cafeteria Menu
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Current News and Announcements
  • School Supply List


    West Hants Middle School has contacted the Dollarama and the Dollars and Cents Discount Store in Windsor and Chambers Dollar Store in Brooklyn and they will stock as many of these items as they can during the summer months.


    • Loose leaf (lots) <Leave some at home to replenish as necessary throughout the year>
    • Binders (3-ring) ~ (include a 1 inch binder for accelerated math)
    • Dividers for binders ~
    • Pencils 2HB ~ lots
    • Pens (blue or black ink) ~ lots
    • 4 Pack of Drawing Pencils
    • Erasers (white rubber make less mess)
    • Personal Pencil Sharpener
    • Ruler
    • Graph Paper
    • Sketchbook
    • Composition Book
    • 2 Pocket Folders
    • Math Set
    • Basic Calculator (Gr 7 & 8)
    • Colored Pencils or Markers (unscented)
    • Glue
    • Scissors
    • Sticky Notes
    • 3 Highlighters ~ different colors
    • Recipe Cards (regular size, Pkg. Of 100)
    • French/English Dictionary____________________ <Only required if taking French Immersion or Integrated French>
    • Box of Kleenex

    Students are expected to have a book of personal interest on hand for SSR (Sustained Silent Reading), which is 20 minutes per day for the entire year.








    *****Please Note*****

    Students are responsible for their own belongings and should ensure they are labeled and stored securely in their lockers. Extra pencils, pens, erasers, and loose leaf should be left at home and brought in as needed.


    You can download and print a PDF version of the above school supply list by clicking  here

Documents and Forms    School Supply List 2014