Saturday, February 04, 2017



The annual SJSD divisional staff volleyball tournament was held on Thursday February 2nd 2017. There were 11 teams represented. 

The final standings in the Spikers Divsion
Champions        Westwood Black
Finalists             Westwood Maroon
3rd Place           John Taylor Pipers

The final standings in the Diggers Division
Champions        Hedges Hawks
Finalists             GWMS Sharks
3rd                     Board Office 1
4th                     Phoenix Flames
5th                     Athlone Spice Girls and 1 Boy
6th                     Buchanan Spike City
7th                     Board Office 2
8th                     ERB Setting Ducks

More importantly everyone had a blast!
We would like to thank John Taylor Collegiate for hosting and the Silver Heights Restaurant for donating prizes.
Start training for next years tournament 2018.

High Five Run May 29th 2017





Who: Anyone interested
What: A 5km fun run held in our community (a 2.5km loop will also be an option)
Where: Starting and Finishing at École Robert Browning
When: Monday, May 29th , 2017 @ 4:30pm
Why: Why not?  A great tune up race, warm up race, or a chance to get active with staff, students and parents from other St. James schools
For more information and to register visit: https://highfiverun.wordpress.com/

Monday, November 28, 2016

Westwood Varsity Girls MHSAA Final Four Bound

Westwood Varsity Girls
The Lady Warriors entered the MHSAA AAAA Volleyball Provincials Championships ranked #1. They backed up that ranking with win over River East in the Quarterfinals. 19-25, 25-17, 13-25, 25-17, 15-10 to advance to the MHSAA semi-finals on Wednesday Nov 30 versus Vincent Massey Vikings at 6:00pm at the Investors Group Athletic Centre (IGAC) at the University of Manitoba. The MHSAA AAAA Finals on Dec. 5 at the IGAC. For the full story visit:

Lady Huskies MHSAA AAAA Final Four

Sturgeon Heights JV Girls
Congratulations to the Sturgeon Heights JV Girls capped a great season with great run at the MHSAA AAAA Volleyball Provincials Championships this past weekend in Winnipeg. The girls defeated the River East Kodiaks in the provincial quarter finals in 5 games 19-25, 25-13, 25-27, 25-17, 16-14.

They continued their winning ways with but another 5 set marathon with MBCI  in the provincial semis resulted in a spectacular run to the Final Four! The scores were 17-25, 25-23, 18-25, 22-25, 15-11.  Great job Lady Huskies!

John Taylor Pipers JV Volleyball Success!

John Taylor JV Boys
Congratulations to the John Taylor JV Boys who finished in 3rd Place at the MHSAA AAA Volleyball Provincials Championships this past weekend in Landmark. The boys lost to the provincial champion Niverville Panthers in the semifinals in a tight battle 25-21, 14-25, 11-15. They rebounded from this tough loss to capture the provincial bronze medal 25-12-25-20 over the Westgate Wings. Congratulations!

John Taylor JV Girls
The girls entered the MHSAA AAA Volleyball Provincials Championships this past weekend in Virden ranked 5th and with some tough games in the round robin did not make the final four for the playoffs. Great season for the girls and they look forward to next season.