RWAF Raffle: Osheaga Winner

thermometer_may 8Congratulations going out to Ms. Patrizia Zullo winner of the two three-day passes to Osheaga 2015.  The winning ticket was drawn at the Spring Concert of May 7 and sold by Dante Meldrum.  Raffle ticket sales are ongoing and can be purchased online or via an RWA student.


City Driving Offer Still Ongoing

With spring finally here, now is the perfect time to sign up your kids for driving lessons. And the deal with City Driving School, owned by fellow RWA parent Tom Spiegler, is still on. Sign up any RWA students (over the age of 15) or alumni or sibling of a RWA student and a portion of the proceeds goes to the Royal West Academy Foundation’s capital campaign.

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2015-16 Mailing

The following packages were mailed home via Canada Post:

Included is the summer reading list; book fair; interboard agreement request; information on footwear and the uniform sale; first day of school; orientation session; annual grade level trip; summer hours.

The new student orientation date is Thursday, August 27th, 2015. We will be issuing a correction at a later date. The RWA Google calendar has been updated to include this new date in the meantime.  We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

The following packages were emailed to existing RWA parents on Wednesday, April 15, 2015:


Royal West Academy Foundation: Leave a Legacy – Graduating Class of 2015

Celebrate the years your child spent at Royal West and leave a legacy to the next generation of studentsRWAFChair

Only yesterday, our children started grade 7 wondering if they had what it took to succeed at Royal West. Now they’re ready to graduate, as sharp and capable a group of teenagers as you’ll find in our fair city.

They’ve learned how to learn, met new friends, bonded with mentors, found new interests and overcome many challenges. Royal West has been there for each one of our kids, every day, shaping  well-rounded citizens for tomorrow.No other school in the province comes close to delivering the quality of education that Royal West delivers, year in, year out.

It’s time for them to move on to the next stage of their lives.

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Canadians Hockey Raffle 2015-16 Season


RWA Foundation is holding a raffle to raise funds for renovations to the auditorium. This year’s prizes are:

  • 1st prize is a pair of tickets to see 15 games
  • 2nd prize gets you tickets to 10 games
  • 3rd prize is a pair of tickets to 7 games
  • 4th and 5th prizes are each a pair of tickets to 5 games
  • 6th prize is a 52″ HD Sony TV
  • 7th prize is a pair of Giant Simple Single bicycles
  • 8th prize is two 3-day passes for Osheaga 2015
  • May 7, 2015  early-bird drawing at 8pm at RWA for the two three-day Osheaga passes
  • June 8, 2015 drawing for One Direction Concert (Sept 5)
  • September 11, 2015 drawing for all other prizes
  • Order your raffle tickets online at or purchase raffle tickets (cash, cheque accepted) at the school office during school hours (Monday to Friday 9:00 to 15:00).

We are asking all Royal West families to sell at least five tickets each in order to sell all 4500 of the tickets and generate over $150,000 for the renovations. This will provide the funds for phase 2 of the auditorium renovations: air conditioning and new comfortable chairs.