WIC News

Norway Trip 2024: A Wonderful Experience

Before I leave you with an amazing summary of our time in Norway over the March break written by Mme Vigneault, I want to say thank you to the staff members who accompanied 27 students on the adventure of a lifetime. Thank you Mr. Nantel, Ms. Johnson et Mme. Vigneault for joining me on this ... Read more

Valentine's Day Special: Love Stories from WIC Alum

For many, high school is a time of academic, social, and emotional discovery. At West Island College, countless stories of friendship, growth, and love have marked these high school years. To celebrate Valentine's Day, we're excited to highlight some of the many love stories that have blossomed at WIC. 

Honouring the Bertrand’s Legacy at WIC 

On October 25, 2023, the entrance hallway of our school was the scene of a beautiful event as we gathered to unveil a plaque next to classroom 04, a tribute to two extraordinary individuals, Victor and Rita Bertrand. Their generosity and their enduring impact on our school were celebrated by members of the Bertrand family ... Read more

2023 Open House: A Wonderful Event!

On Thursday, September 21st, our school hosted its annual Open House and welcomed a record number of visitors through its doors. The energy in the building was electric and filled with excitement as potential students and their parents learned about the many facets of WIC and the WIC difference. We have already received numerous applications ... Read more

Expanding Horizons: The Transformative Impact of Real-Life Experiences at West Island College (WIC)

In today’s competitive academic landscape, the pursuit of good grades often takes center stage for students and parents alike. However, it is crucial to recognize that success encompasses much more than academic achievements alone.  At West Island College, the belief in a holistic approach to education is paramount. The College has embraced a forward-thinking strategy ... Read more

Creating the Future: Marc Cathcart's Message to WIC's Class of 2023

On June 19, 2023, WIC had the pleasure of welcoming Marc Cathcart ‘93 to deliver the graduation speech to the class of 2023. It was an exciting night for our graduates and their families, and Marc provided the perfect balance of humour, wisdom and advice as a fellow WIC grad himself.  Marc reminded the students that ... Read more

Devon Levi: A Beacon of Excellence in Hockey and Education at WIC

West Island College is proud to have been the alma mater of Devon Levi, the talented goaltender currently playing for the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League (NHL).

WIC Founder Terry Davies & Astronaut Dr. Dave Williams: Inspiring Students To Shoot For The Stars

WIC welcomes astronauts Williams and Davies, inspiring students with stories of perseverance, diversity, and meaningful connections. Valuable lessons for personal and academic growth.

Keeping the Spirit of Giving Alive All Year Long!

WIC students learn that every act of kindness and generosity counts! “Be the change you wish to see in the world,” rings especially true for West Island College students.  Makayla W., in secondary 3, is one of those students. She has already volunteered 10 hours this year. Makayla had the pleasure of spending time with ... Read more