Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum


Friday: Skate at Watts

Skate at Watts Friday, December 16 is West School Skate Day. Each class will spend about an hour on the ice at Watts. Teachers and room parents have asked for assistance with tying and untying skates. Please check with your teacher or room parent for your child’s Skate Day schedule. All students are required to wear snow pants, jackets, hats, and gloves to go on the ice. This outerwear will help to... More

Music Week at West

Music in the Air: December 12th and 13 is Music Week at West School!  Parents are invited to come to their child’s music class to see and hear all the things we do in music.  This is a review of all the musical concepts we’ve been learning since the beginning of the year.  Attached is the class schedule for Music Week: Music Class Schedule

Hour of Code

West School students will be participating in the Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week, December 5-11, 2016. During library class, students will be given an introduction to computer programming and work with a variety of tools as they learn more about coding.

Please click here for additional coding resources.


On the Horizon at West

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

December 12 and 13: Music Week at West
December 14: Chorus Club to Gidwitz
December 16: School Spirit Day and West School Skates at Watts

Read more about these West School events by regularly visiting our school web page: West School Web Page. We will keep the West School Calendar current.


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