West Taylor Elementary School

2020 Newsletter

Character Education

January: Responsibility (Diligence, Perseverance)

Involves diligence, excellence, good decision-making, initiative, and courtesy

Quote: “You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.”—Abraham Lincoln

“Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs.” Henry Ford

Covey: “Pokey and the Spelling Test” p. 35-43

no school--Monday, January 20th

STARWORKS--Monday, Jan. 27th. Must wear sneakers.

January Dates

January 21st: End of 1st 9 weeks

January 28th: Report Cards go home

January 29th: Parent-Teacher Conferences 3:15--5:15

Box Tops for Education

  • PTO is still accepting cut from products. Put them in a baggie with the class name on it and send it to school.
  • Click on the image and join Box Tops for Education. Sign up for West Taylor. Use the app to scan receipts. Yes, we still will take the Box Tops that you have cut and saved for us!

McSavings Cards

McSavings cards can be purchased for $5 throughout the year. Contact the WTES office if you have any questions. 304.842.0490


Grades 2, 3, & 4 use LiveGrades. Parents can monitor grades using this website. If you do not have a Username/Password, please give Ms. Fisher a call at 304.842.0540. Provide your child's name and grade, then the information will be sent home to you.