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3/11/2022

Important Dates

Monday, March 8 - Friday, March 17

Read Across America


Monday, March 21 - Friday, March 25

No School - Spring Break


Friday, April 15

No School


Monday April 18

Board of Education Meeting - 7:30 P.M.

Message from the Principal

Westbrook Families,


It has been an exciting week with our Read Across America event at Westbrook and Glen Grove. Students and staff have enjoyed dressing up with colors this week and the fun continues next week! Students are genuinely excited about reading and the potential of seeing their principals receive a pie to the face! Please continue to encourage reading with your students and remember to track those minutes! Monday is wear ORANGE.


We have now had two successful weeks in a mask recommended but optional environment. Students and staff continue to show respect for all based on their family's choice. Thank you to everyone for their continued support and understanding as we help students transition to this new environment.


As we move closer to spring break, with the increase in temperatures and a change to the environment with masks recommended we have started to see an increase in behaviors across all settings. This is typical at this time of year. Staff will continue to dedicate time to remind students about our expectations across the building. We use common language across Westbrook to help teach students our expectations. The three main expectations are to be safe, be kind, and be your best. These three principles can apply to all settings. Please feel free to reach out at any time if we can help support your student.


I hope everyone has a safe and relaxing Spring Break! We still have five more days of spirited fun here at Westbrook!


Have a wonderful weekend.


Patrick

News From the LRC and WB/GG PTA

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WB/GG PTA News

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Order Yearbooks Here!

Use code above to select school.

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Newsletter From D34 Multilingual Team

There's some awesome info in The Language Line about providing more interactive learning for EL's, debates between DL and BL education and opportunities for our EL and Bilingual families to get family packs for experiential learning at the Botanic Gardens and Museum of Science and Industry.

Construction Update

The construction is moving right along! Ceilings and hallway skylights are being installed and our new lunchroom/gym had the interior painted today! Exterior doors to the new addition were added this week and we can see the new southern entrance to our full day kindergarten wing. It is amazing to see the progress! Enjoy the photos below!
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Register for 2022-23 Kindergarten Before March 31!

Tell your neighbors and friends! When you register for 2022-23 Kindergarten NOW (before March 31) you receive an early bird discount!


Want to know more about FULL DAY vs. HALF DAY options? Click below to check out Frequently Asked Questions – or – to register!

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Facebook & Twitter Accounts!

We are now on Facebook and Twitter!


Share the News! LIKE and follow WB on Facebook to keep up with all the school fun, photos and happenings at WB! Our goal is to reach 200 Likes! We are now a little past 100!


Follow and Like WB on FB - https://www.facebook.com/WestbrookD34

Twitter - @WestbrookD34

Patrick Hoeft - @phoeft34

Martha Rode - @RodeMartha

Maggie Wade - @MaggieOConnorW1

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Westbrook School

Patrick Hoeft, Principal

Dr. Maggie Wade, Assistant Principal

Martha Rode, Assistant Principal

Glenview District 34

Our Mission

Aspire. Explore. Discover. Connect.


1401 Greenwood Road, Glenview

847-998-5000

https://www.glenview34.org/