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Aiming to Keep You Informed

October 19, 2018

From the Office

Today, Westfield Drama performed Anne of Green Gables at 10am for the DuJardin 3rd grade and at 2pm for the Westfield student body! Come see their final performance tonight at 7pm!


Exploratory rotations

Next week, begins a new rotation for our Exploratory courses, which consist of Art, Drama, Music, and STEM. Please remind your child to check their schedule for their 2nd quarter course. All other courses for 6th, 7th, and 8th graders operate on a trimester schedule. Therefore, the official grade for 1st quarter exploratory classes will appear on the 1st Trimester Report Card. Grades in all classes are updated periodically and can be checked using PowerSchool at anytime.


Reminder - PSAT tomorrow at Lake Park for all 8th Grade students, as well as, any students taking 8th grade Math. Letter from Lake Park is still attached below if you need details.


Halloween Costumes

Students are able to dress up for Halloween on Wednesday, October 31st. We would like to remind the students to dress appropriately as stated in the Dress Code and to follow the guidelines listed below:

· Costume/Hair/Make-up must be completed prior to the arrival at school or entering the bus. Ex: No spray cans are allowed on the bus or at school.

· Costume accessories, if applicable, should not depict or display anything hurtful, harmful or have the opportunity to be utilized as a weapon.

· The classroom learning environment should not be compromised due to a student’s costume.

· Student’s identity must be visible and easily recognizable. Ex: No full masks.

Have a wonderful weekend!


Stefan Larsson

Principal


Nicole Gabany

Assistant Principal

Warriors of the Week

Each week the staff recognizes students for demonstrating outstanding character based on attitudes or actions that fall under the Character Counts Pillars. We would like to congratulate the following students on their nominations for the week!

Photos from the week:

Upcoming Dates:

Please visit our Google Calendar for all activities and schedules!


8th grade and students taking 8th grade math: PSAT Testing October 20th @ LPHS East

T.E.K.Pumpkin Carving - October 22 See Flyer here forms due October 19th

Fall Play (Anne of Green Gables): October 18th and October 19th 7pm.

Quarter 1 Ends: October 19th

Fall Dance: October 26th 6-8pm

Westfield Drama

Mark your calendars: Westfield Drama Presents ANNE OF GREEN GABLES! Tonight, Friday, October 19th at 7:00 pm is your last chance to see it! Admission is Free! Come experience the story of an orphan girl who discovers that love and devotion are what actually make a family and the importance of having and keeping friends.

From Student Council

Socktober Collections: 10/1/2018-10/31/2018

Halloween Themed Dance - 10/26/2018

Mix it up at Lunch: Westfield will be participating in Mix It Up at Lunch Day on Tuesday October 23, 2018. Mix It Up at Lunch Day is an international campaign that encourages students to identify, question and cross social boundaries. For more information, please check out this Mix It Up At Lunch video.

Club Hype


UPCOMING:

Pumpkin Carving - 10/22/2018

Candy Bar Bingo #2 - 11/5/2018

From the Nurse

Please see this information from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Attention 8th grade parents and students taking 8th grade Math. PSAT testing will be held at LPHS on October 20th for Westfield students. Please refer to the link above or see the Parent Letter from Lake Park attached below, for more information.
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From the Westfield PTO

PTO Newsletter


We're using SignUp.com to organize our upcoming Westfield Hot Lunch Volunteers.

1) Click this link to see our SignUp: http://signup.com/go/FRAEinD

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

Halloween Information from the Bloomingdale Police Department

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