West End Alternative School





West End follows a 4 period semestered schedule.  Every Friday, we have a late start (10:30-3:20pm)  

Period 1 - 9:30-10:45am

Period 2- 10:45-12:00 pm

Lunch - 12:00-12:50 pm

Period 3 - 12:50-2:05 pm

Period 4 - 2:05- 3:20 pm


Please see list of courses offered below


Welcome to West End Alternative Secondary School. We are a small school, offering themed courses in addition to most compulsory courses at the Grade 10 level and above. Whether you are looking for a change for a semester, or right until graduation, we might be the place for you.  We offer college and university courses at the senior level.  Our caring staff full of expertise help make your day at school more enjoyable. We also have a full-time Child and Youth Counselor, full-sized gymnasium, as well as a snack and lunch program.


Registration happens at the beginning and end of each semester (June & September; December & January) so don't hesitate to contact us to make an appointment or if you have any questions. Click on the Registration tab in the menu for more info.

Courses for Semester 2 2023-2024


  • AVI 2/3/4OME                        Visual Arts
  • ENG 2/4 C/U                          English
  • GLS 4OR                                 Learning Strategies/ Credit Recovery
  • HZB 3M/HZT 4U                     Philosophy
  • NBE 3C/U                               Indigenous Voices in Literature (Gr 11 English)
  • NAC 1O                                  First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Cultures (Visual Art)
  • MCF 3M/MBF 3C                     Math Functions and Applications/ Foundations
  • PPL 2/3/4O                            Physical Education
  • SVN 3E/U                                Environmental Science
  • DUAL CREDIT                          College Credit + High School Credit