Halifax West High School

News Archive

June 25th, 2024

We are thrilled to share the completed Performing Arts Mural completed over the course of 7 months under the guidance of our HRA Visual Arts Specialist Robin Jensen and her incredible team of...

June 3rd, 2024

Emma Creelman
Schulich STEM Scholarship 2024
Halifax West High School

We are proud to share the exciting news of one of our Grade 12  students who has been named a...

May 29th, 2024

Pre-Apprenticeship and Direct Entry opportunities available for over 20 different skilled trades careers. See attached PDF

May 28th, 2024

Did you know? SchoolsPlus operates 12 months of the year! SchoolsPlus is a confidential, free service available to every school in Nova Scotia. Families and students (12+) can self-refer to...

May 21st, 2024

Tonight is senior's night! We will have food trucks, inflatables, music and more in the parking lot for our Class of 2024. The event runs from 6:30-9:00.

May 14th, 2024

We now have an online store open for West Wear! 

This online store includes West Wear for Spring and our Grad wear. It's a local company, PMG Spiritwear, which has come...

May 14th, 2024

From Head for a Cure, to the Improv team going to nationals in Ottawa, to a history lesson about Ramadan, this edition of the monthly newspaper is jam-packed with exciting quizzes, photos from...

April 26th, 2024

Halifax west is accepting coaching applications for head football coach, Deadline is May 17th. Please send your resume to Mike Smeltzer at smeltzerm@hrce.ca...

April 9th, 2024

We've started a Rafflebox 50/50 draw to help support the cost of replacing our bleachers.  We've joined together with some other schools, so please pick Halifax West when you select which school...

April 3rd, 2024

Terry Fox School Run donation page: https://schools.terryfox.ca/54746

March 25th, 2024

Sissiboo Coffee for $20.

This is a grade 12 fundraiser for YOU!

Every bag you sell will reduce your prom ticket price by $5.50.

Order forms will be available Wednesday and...

March 25th, 2024


Get your order in now for your own 2023-2024 yearbook!!



March 18th, 2024

Grad Retakes and anyone that missed session 1.
Book an Appointment with Adams Photography Inc. to get your grad photos taken

March 5th, 2024

Here's the February edition of the Monthly Torch:

From Model Parliament, to the African Heritage Showcase, and Valentine's Day this edition of the Monthly Torch is sure to set the HWHS...

February 27th, 2024

The Halifax West Improv Team won the Canadian Improv Games Regional Tournament and will be representing Nova Scotia in the National Tournament March 27 - 30. This is the 6th time that Halifax West...

February 11th, 2024

HWHS Community Merchandise Bingo Night!

Thursday, Feb 29, 6:30pm

$10 per BINGO booklet (15 games), 50/50 draw, canteen.

All proceeds will be to raise funds to replace our...

January 29th, 2024

High School exams scheduled for today will be written tomorrow, Tuesday, January 30, 2024.