West Taylor Elementary School

2020 Newsletter

Character Education


Involves acceptance of diversity, equality, peace, and appropriate conflict resolution.

Quote: “Do right. Do your best. Treat others the way you want to be treated.” --Lou Holtz

Covey: “Jumper and the Last Butterfly” p. 57-65

Read Across America Week--March 2nd - 6th

Monday: Hats off to Seuss Day. Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday by wearing your favorite hat.

  • Special Menu: Whooville Roast Beast & cheese sandwich on WW bun; Poodle's Noodles pasta salad; Truffula Trees (seasoned broccoli florets); One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish Jell-O cups.

Tuesday: Dress as your Favorite Book Character Day! Is your favorite character in a book Jack or Annie, Elsa, Junie B., or Miss Frizzle?

Wednesday: Random Act of Kindness Day. Horton says "A person is a person no matter how small." Get caught doing something nice today!

Thursday: Fox in Socks Day! Wear your crazy socks today!

Friday: Cozy up to a Good Book Day. Wear your favorite PJ's today!

February Dates

Feb. 24th-28th: PreSchool Registration

Mar. 23rd: No School

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.