Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

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Solar Panels At West

Energy and Waves

Fourth Grade Science: Later this month, each of our fourth-grade classes with visit Underwriters Laboratories in Northbrook. This field trip supports the fourth grade “Energy and Waves” science unit, which is taught concurrent with the field trip. To learn more about the UL Safety Smart program, please click here: Safety Smart.

Civic Engagement

Cradles to Crayons: January 25 and 26,  our third and fourth graders will volunteer at Cradles to Crayons. “Cradles to Crayons provides children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at school and at play. They supply these items free of charge by engaging and connecting communities that have with communities that need.”  During this two hour volunteer effort,... More

Winter Recess at West

Winter Recess: Cold weather is upon us. Students will remain outside at the start of the day, during classroom recess and during lunch time recess until the air temperature or wind chill is below zero degrees Fahrenheit. We monitor the temperature through a Weather Bug station that is located at Central School. You may access this data by clicking the Weather Bug icon at the top righthand side of our... More

Winter Chorus Club Concert 2017

Winter Concert: On Thursday evening, December 14, the West School Chorus Club entertained family and friends at our annual West School Winter Concert in Misner Auditorium. Ms. Sarah Porretta (Chorus Club Director and West School Music teacher), led the 70 member chorus club in several memorable songs including: We are West, Moonglow, My Favorite Things, Simple Melody, Can’t Smile Without You, Birth of the Blues, and Consider Yourself. Chorus Club Winter... More

On the Horizon at West

Mark Your Calendar: The following are important dates pertaining to West School activities and events:

January 25: Third Grade trip to Cradles to Crayons January 26: Fourth Grade trip to Cradles to Crayons February 2: Second Quarter Progress Reports February 14: Valentine’s Day… Third Grade Skate February 15: Ben Franklin visits Fourth Grade February 16: Teacher Institute Day… No Student Attendance February 19: Presidents’ Day…No School February 23: Laura Ingalls Wilder visits Third Grade

Read more about these West School events by regularly visiting our... More

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Keeping the Car Line Safe

Welcome to West School: On the first day of school all third graders were instructed on the safe way to enter and exit cars in our car line. Students were taught to enter and exit cars on the curbside. For the West School Car Line, this means that students will enter and exit cars on the driver’s side of the car, which will be the curbside. Please be mindful of our... More