Shamrock Blast

November 22, 2021

Big picture
Big picture

Substitute Educator's Day

Westfield High School students talk Subs on Substitute Educator's Day 2021
November 18, 2021 was Substitute Educator's Day and we know that subs can be just as impactful as full-time teachers. These students prove that by talking about who their favorite substitutes are and why they've made such an impact.


If you want to be a substitute teacher in our district, where you can make your own schedule and decide what level and school you want to work in, click the button below. No teaching experience is needed.

Westfield Student-Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

In addition to world-class academics, Westfield Washington School has excellent sports programs and even better student-athletes! Below are pictures of our students signing their national letters of intent to play sports at the next level. Best of luck to all of you!

Principal's Office

Monon Trail principal gets taped to wall!

Monon Trail Elementary School recently held their Read-a-thon and the students and families reached their fundraising goal! As a reward, the students got to tape their principal, Mrs. Dietz, to the wall. Don't worry, we were able to get her down after a few hours!

Tom Hakim awarded Elementary Principal of the Year

We previously spotlighted Washington Woods Elementary School's Tom Hakim for being named District 3's Elementary Principal of the Year by the Indiana Association of School Principals, but over the weekend, he was officially received the honor.


We're so proud of you, Mr. Hakim! Keep up the great work.

Westfield Middle School Yearbook wins national awards

Congratulations to Nathan McDaniel, Nick Peck, Vy Nguyen, Liza Hoard, Brooke Switalski and the rest of the 20-21 Westfield Middle School yearbook staff on earning international honors from the National Scholastic Press Association for their work in the 20-21 WMS Yearbook. The 20-21 WMS Yearbook staff received more honors in the contest than any other school in the country.


See their award-winning designs and photos below.

Rocks Football to Play for State Championship

Big picture

Saturday, Nov. 27th, 7pm

500 South Capitol Avenue

Indianapolis, IN

For the second year in a row, the Rocks of Westfield will take on Center Grove for the 6A state championship at Lucas Oil Stadium! Come support our team as they attempt to dethrone the reigning state champs.

Holiday BAC

Big picture

Westfield Apparel - Holiday Sale

For a limited time, EVERYTHING in the Rock Shop is 20% off! Get your Shamrock ugly sweater tee in time for the holidays. Or, stay warm with a new crewneck sweatshirt and beanie cap. Whatever you want, it's on sale now at the Rock Shop!


Use code HOLIDAY20 at checkout.


The Rock Shop is a student-run, student-operated shop with student-designed items. So, in addition to getting the latest apparel, you're also helping students get real entrepreneurship experience before they even graduate!

Middle School Sports this Week

To find out who and where our 7th and 8th grade Shamrock sports teams are playing this week, click the button below and select the team you want to watch!



High School Sports this Week

Click the button below to find out who and where all of our high school sports teams are playing this week.

Dashboard

Big picture

Apply for Financial Assistance

Even though school lunches are free to all students, to receive financial assistance for curricular materials (Chromebooks, textbooks, workbooks, classroom novels, online resources, and supplies like science lab chemicals, and art supplies) families still need to apply to the free and reduced program.


The application must be completed online. If you need access to a computer or assistance filling it out, please contact Gladys Salas at Central Office at 317-867-8002.

If you do not qualify for the free and reduced program, there are payment plans designed to help parents pay their student(s) fees in smaller amounts.

What to Do if You Suspect a Disability

If you suspect your child may have a disability or have concerns related to your child’s IEP, please contact your child’s teacher, school principal or call the student services/special education office at 317-867-8006.


For children at least two and a half years of age, but not yet age-eligible for kindergarten, you should contact the Early Childhood Assessment Team at Washington Woods Elementary (317) 867-7900.

Submit to the Shamrock Blast!

We want to celebrate our Rocks! If you are a Westfield Washington Schools student, teacher, staff member or parent and have a positive story to share, please send us the details! Send an email to comms@wws.k12.in.us. We encourage you to send stories that include personal achievements of your child such as: attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, performing in a community play, earning Scout badges, serving as a volunteer in a non-profit organization, etc., etc. You might just see your story in a future edition of the Shamrock Blast, on our Facebook page or website!

Subscribe to the Shamrock Blast

If you do not have a student in our school district but would like to receive the Shamrock Blast each week, please fill out the form below. If you are an alumnus of the district, a family member of one of our students, or just someone in the local community who wants to keep up with the latest and greatest of Westfield Washington Schools, click the link below.

Questions or Concerns?

Big picture

About Westfield Washington Schools

Westfield Washington Schools is the fastest growing school district in the state. With an “A” rating from the Indiana Department of Education, WWS enrolled nearly 8,600 students, in 2020-21, across six elementary, one intermediate middle and high school. The district employs more than 600 teachers and nearly 250 support staff. Westfield High School is ranked in the top 3 percent nationally by U.S. News and World Report, and has a graduation rate of 98.3 percent with 86 percent of its graduates continuing onto higher education.