West Godwin Weekly

Week of Sept. 5, 2022

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UPCOMING DATES:

Tuesday, September 6 - Kids' Food Basket Sack Suppers Begin

Tuesday, September 6 - TEAM 21 Begins

Wednesday, September 7 - Early Release - students dismissed at 2:00 p.m.


Monday, September 12 through Thursday, September 15 - Classroom Food Drive Contest


Monday, September 19 - Feeding America Food Truck - High School

Monday, September 19 - School Picture Day

Wednesday, September 21 - Early Release - students dismissed at 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 21 - Fall Family Night - 5:00-6:30 p.m.


Friday, Sepetember 30 - Godwin Heights Homecoming

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FALL FAMILY NIGHT INFO:

Our first Family Night will be held on Wednesday, September 21 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. All families are welcome to join. There will be information for parents and activities to make with your children. Please see this link for more information!


Nuestra primera Noche Familiar se llevará a cabo el Miércoles 21 de Septiembre a partir de las 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 pm. Todas las familias pueden unirse. Habrá información para padres y actividades para realizar con sus hijos. ¡Consulte este enlace para obtener más información!

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Our TEAM 21 after school program will begin this week on Tuesday, September 6. This is a program for 1st and 2nd graders. Please keep in mind that applying for the program does not automatically mean your child has a spot. Spots are very limited and students are selected based on a variety of criteria. If you have any questions about TEAM 21, please call or text Meagan Pifer at 616-490-8363.
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WOOD TV 8 Football Frenzy

Godwin Heights High School will be participating in the WOOD TV 8 Football Frenzy tailgate on Friday, September 16. At the tailgate, WOOD TV 8 will be broadcasting live from our football field during their morning news broadcast and will be collecting food to support Feeding America. In order to support our High School, we will be having a FOOD DRIVE the week of September 12th. Students can bring in non-perishable food items Monday, September 12 through Thursday, September 15 to support the food drive. The class that brings in the most items will receive a PIZZA PARTY! Let's show our support for Feeding America and our Godwin Wolverines!
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Kids' Food Basket

Kids' Food Basket sack suppers will begin being distributed next week, on September 6 for those students who have signed up! Opt-in forms were sent home with your child. If you have not already done so, please fill out the form and return it to school with your child as soon as possible so that we can get your student on the list to receive a sack supper!
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ATTENDANCE

If your child will be absent or tardy, please call the office at 252-2030 to have the absence excused.


If your child will not be riding the bus home, please call the office by 2:30 pm so we are able to accommodate the change.

Reminders..

Drop-Off -Students can be dropped off in the rear lot off of 36th street between 8:15 am and 8:30 am. Staff will call you forward to the flag and open the door for your student.


For safety, we ask that you and your student remain in your vehicle until staff directs you to the drop-off area. Please have your child’s coat on and additional items ready prior to pulling into the drop-off zone.


Pick-Up- Students can be picked up in the rear lot off 36th street between 3:15 pm & 3:30 pm. Please remember to have your student information sign in your window.

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Please pay close attention to security officers and staff directing traffic daily. For safety please follow directions of staff during pick-up and drop-off and practice slow speeds through the student drop-off pick-up zone.


Please observe the Right Turn Only Sign as you exit the parking lot. Attempts to turn left have resulted in some extremely close calls when entering traffic on 36th street.

About Us

Mrs. Mary Lang
  • Principal


Mrs. Casey Kroll

  • Assistant Principal


Mrs. Lindsay Visser
  • Secretary


Ms. Veronica Castro
  • Secretary

Godwin Heights Public Schools

At Godwin Heights we believe that all students possess the ability to learn, to experience personal success, and to be productive citizens. Godwin Heights Public Schools deliver quality education enabling each student to work cooperatively and to participate in our diverse, democratic society

Notice of Discrimination

The Godwin Heights Public Schools Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis or religion, race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its program, activities, or employment. Further, it is the policy of this District to provide an equal opportunity for all students, regardless of race, color, creed, age, disability, religion, gender, ancestry, national origin, place of residence within the boundaries of the District, or social or economic background, to learn through the curriculum offered in the district. For concerns or questions regarding the above discrimination statement, contact the EEOC Compliance Officer at 15 – 36th Street SW, Wyoming, MI 49548. Telephone: (616)252-2090. If your questions are not adequately addressed, refer your concerns to the President of the Godwin Heights Board of Education, 15 – 36th St SW, Wyoming, MI 49548.