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Green Club Request

Green Club Request: The Green Club is continually finding ways to recycle, repurpose, and reuse items that may normally be discarded. Currently, the club is focusing efforts on providing for the less fortunate. Those who are in homeless shelters and who possibly are in need of what most of us would consider the essentials.  As a combined opportunity for civic engagement and to repurpose, the Green Club is collecting travel size... More

Second Semester Club Registration: Dec. 12

Session Two Sign-Up Begins Soon: West School has two different sessions of clubs this school year. Each session has its own unique sign-up period that will be advertised here on our web page. Session Two sign-up will open Wednesday, December 12th, with the clubs starting after winter break. December 3rd - 11th we will have a preview of the clubs posted here on our web page for you to see... More

Third Grade: History Museum

Third Grade Social Studies: As part of their study of Chicago, third graders will visit the Chicago History Museum to learn more about the “Windy City.”  Students will be able to view large glass dioramas to learn facts about the White City, the Great Chicago Fire, bridges in Chicago, early forms of family entertainment, and more.  There will be exhibits on the early settlers of the area, the World’s Columbian Exposition, El train, and a timeline... More

Music Week at West

Music in the Air: December 3rd and 4th 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. Please check with your child’s teacher to confirm the music schedule. Schedule

On the Horizon at West

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

November 21 - 23: Thanksgiving Break
December 3: Second Semester PTO Club Preview
December 3 - 4: Music Week at West
December 10: Fourth Grade Cultural Arts: Sones de Mexico
December 11, 12, 13: Third Grade History Museum
December 12: Registration for Second Semester PTO Clubs at 7:30 am
December 13: Chorus Club Concert at Misner 6:30pm
December 14: Club Registration Closes at 4pm
December... More

Morning Routine at West

Routines are important: Every morning our library is open at 08:00 for students to do quiet work. This is a good time to catch up on reading or maybe some school-work that may not have gotten the attention that it should have before coming to school. No pre-registration is required for the “library before school.” The front-lawn of the school is supervised every morning beginning at 08:20. Students usually make good use of the... More

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Keeping the Car Line Safe

Welcome to West School: On the first day of school all third-graders and new fourth-graders, will be instructed on the safe way to enter and exit cars in our car line. Students will be 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... More