Westview Wildcat Weekly
September 13 - 17, 2021
Westview students are doing a great job keeping masks on and following distance guidelines. It appears our students understand the need to do our part to help keep us safe and in school.
Monday, September 13 - A Day
Girls Soccer vs Clackamas 7pm
Tuesday, September 14 - B Day
Senior Class Meeting 1pm
Wednesday, September 15 - A Day
Thursday, September 16 - B Day
Volleyball vs Mountainside 6:45pm
Boys Soccer vs South Salem 7pm
Friday, September 17 - A Day
Mr. Pedersen's Welcome Message to Our Students
Student Parking Pass
The highlights are that:
- Parking passes will be available for sale in the main lobby to Seniors only during both lunches and during 8th period during the week of 9/13-9/17. Seniors will need to bring this completed form, their driver's license, and $20, cash or check.
- Parking passes will be available to Juniors via a lottery beginning on 9/20. Juniors can sign up for the lottery using this form.
- Enforcement of parking will begin on 9/27
Parking at Westview
We also want to make you aware of our current student parking situation at Westview High School. Many neighborhoods surrounding Westview have restricted parking on their streets. They have signs posted on their streets that say "No Parking Except By Permit." Please do not park in their neighborhoods to avoid ticket fees and/or potential towing.
We ask our Westview drivers to please be kind, respectful, and follow all traffic and parking rules when driving and parking on school grounds.
Senior Class Meeting - Next Tuesday 1pm
Openings in a Few Classes. First lottery will occur 9/14, last lottery 9/17
Now that the school year has started, we have analyzed our Master Schedule and found a few courses that have room for students. The list of what classes and their corresponding period and semester is below. To be eligible to switch a class or add a class to one of the classes on this list, please read the requirements. If you meet the requirements, please
submit the linked google form. Counselors and administrators will review the submissions. Student selection into AP or dual credit classes with open spaces will be first given to students who do not have any AP or dual credit classes in their current schedule. All other class selections will be by lottery. Students will be notified if they have been selected when their schedule changes. Follow your current schedule in Synergy. If you do not hear from your counselor by September 17, you were not selected for the class in the lottery.
Classes with Openings - Please see the Course Planning Guide on the Website for Course Prerequisite Requirements. Many of the classes on the list are not available for 9th graders.
AP Biology - Period 2
AP Chemistry - Period 3
AP English Language - Period 3, 4, 7
AP Physics C - Period 7
AP Studio Art - Period 7
AP Music Theory - Period 6
AP Statistics - Periods 1, 3, 6
AP World History - Periods 1, 7
AP Economics - Period 3
AP US History - Periods 2, 4, 5
AP Government - Periods 2, 3
Concert Band - Period 3
Early Education Internship - Period 3
Foods 2 - Period 3 Sem 1, Period 5 Sem 2
Function Analysis Trig - Periods 3, 5
Human Anatomy & Physiology - Periods 1, 5, 7
Manufacturing II - Periods 5/7 Block
Marketing II - Period 1
PreCalculus - Periods 1, 7
Spanish IV - Periods 1, 5
Spanish V - Period 4
Treble Choir - Period 6
Tenor/Bass Choir - Period 7
TV News - Period 2 Sem 1 or Period 2 Sem 2
Requirements to be able to switch a class
- You must meet the prerequisites to enter the class.
- You must be willing to drop what is in your schedule now for the period that has open spots
- You must meet the grade level requirements to take the class (Ex: Manufacturing II is for seniors only)
I want to switch a class form
Welcome Class of 2025!
Westview High School has a proud tradition of excellence and we continue to strive for academic gains across all curricular areas for all students. One essential component in this process is to have students in regular daily attendance, on time, ready to learn.
The Attendance Office is open from 7:15 am to 3:30 pm, but phone messages can be left 24 hours a day. If your student will be absent from school, please call the attendance line as early in the day as possible. We make every effort to get excused absences recorded in the computer as quickly as possible, but some data may be entered after the AutoDialer begins making phone calls at 1:30 pm. If you have a question about whether an attendance was recorded properly, the fastest way to check is to use ParentVue to see the attendance record for each of your students. You may report errors to Diane Jordan in the Attendance Office through email or phone message at 503-356-3021.
WHEN A STUDENT IS ABSENT THE ENTIRE DAY:
- Students are not allowed to excuse themselves
- Parent/guardian must call the Attendance Hotline at 503-356-3021
- Absences must be reported the same day of the absence. Please have the following information:
- Student's full name (please spell uncommon names)
- Student's six-digit I.D. number
- Your name and relationship to the student (parent, guardian, etc)
- Reason for the absence (from the list below)
- Medical appointment
- Family emergency
- Death in the immediate family
- Pre-arranged absence
- Religious observance
- Other administrative approved reason
WHEN A STUDENT ARRIVES TO SCHOOL LATE:
- Parent should call the Attendance Office before the student arrives to school, or provide the student with a note from the parent or guardian the day of the late arrival. Parents do not need to accompany the student if they have called or provided a note. Please be sure to indicate the reason for the tardy as well as the student's name and ID.
- Excused tardies include: medical appointment, illness, and family emergencies.
- Unexcused tardies include: oversleeping, missing the bus, finishing homework/studying at home, and "running late."
- Students should go directly to the Attendance Office when they arrive.
WHEN A STUDENT NEEDS TO LEAVE SCHOOL EARLY:
Once a student is on campus, the student must remain on campus. If it is necessary for the student to leave school for ANY reason after their initial arrival, parents must call the Attendance Line as early as possible in the morning or provide a note to the student.
If a note has been provided, student brings the note to the Attendance Office in exchange for an early release pass. If students leave and return to school, they must document the time of their return to school at the Attendance Office as well. Students who leave campus without checking out through the Attendance Office will be subject to consequences.
Makeup work: Students who have been absent have the responsibility to request and make up all missed learning. Students can also follow on Canvas to see if they can stay aware of some of the content and learning they are missing. It is always best to work with your teachers. Parents/student requests for homework related to absences of 3 or more days should be made to the Attendance Office and should allow for a 24-hour response time. The length of time for completion of make up work; the general rule is a day for a day.
A Days and B Days
Beaverton School District Back to School FAQs
Go to https://www.beaverton.k12.or.us/back-to-school
Click on the button that says "translate" at the top and select your preferred language.
Vaya a https://www.beaverton.k12.or.us/back-to-school
Haga clic en el botón que dice "traducir" en la parte superior y seleccione su idioma preferido.
상단에 "번역"이라고 표시된 버튼을 클릭하고 원하는 언어를 선택하십시오.
Truy cập https://www.beaverton.k12.or.us/back-to-school
Nhấp vào nút "dịch" ở trên cùng và chọn ngôn ngữ ưa thích của bạn.
Guji badhanka ku qoran "tarjum" xagga sare oo dooro luqadda aad doorbidayso.
Перейдите на https://www.beaverton.k12.or.us/back-to-school.
Нажмите на кнопку с надписью «перевести» вверху и выберите желаемый язык.
انتقل إلى انقر فوق الزر "ترجمة" في الجزء العلوي وحدد لغتك المفضلة.
Admin and Counselor Support 2021-22
Counselor Support (by Student Last Name)
- AVID: Pat Baker
- A - CAR: Anna Adamko
- CAS - FRI: Amanda Budhi
- FRJ - JUD: Tim Shaw
- JUE - MAZ: Forrest Rosser
- MBA - POZ: Michelle Silva
- PPA - STE: Naseem Saremi
- STF - Z - Ricardo Torres
Admin Support (By Student Last Name)
- Tina Myers: A - JUD
- Diane Fitzpatrick: JUE - POZ
- Ben Lyman: PPA - Z
- Hope Pearson
WESTVIEW PHONE: 503-356-3020
Chromebook Damaged? Need a Chromebook? Tech Support?
If you have a Chromebook or technology need and would like to email or come to the school for support, please email:
Parent Square Communication
The Beaverton School District is now using the ParentSquare platform for district, school and teacher communications, primarily with email, text and app notifications. ParentSquare automatically generates an account for each parent/guardian, using their preferred email address and phone number.
Here is a link for more information: BSD ParentSquare Information
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