Friday Focus

West Elementary School

Friday, December 18th

Our Mission

Our mission as a school community is to ensure high levels of learning and character development for all students by providing a safe, nurturing, student centered environment.

Upcoming Dates


Tuesday, December 22nd- 9:00- Schoolwide Sing-a-long! Holiday Parties in the morning, End of Second Quarter. 3-hour early release. See Schedule Below!

Wednesday, December 23rd – Monday, January 4th- No School for students- Winter Break.

Monday, January 4th- Staff Professional Development Day.

Monday, January 4th- PTA, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, January 5th- School Resumes.

Thursday, January 7th- 3rd- 5th Grade Monthly Assembly, 9:00 a.m. Grade Cards go home. Instructional Leadership Team, 3:50 p.m.

Friday, January 8th- K-2nd Monthly Assembly, 9:00 a.m

Wednesday, January 13th- Early Release for students.

Monday, January 18th- No School. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Wednesday, January 27th- Staff Meeting, 3:50 p.m.

Friday, January 29th- Earthquake Drill.

SRI Testing Window

Please make sure that you are preparing to give your SRI again during the first 3 weeks back from break.

Meeting Reminders

12/21- 10:15- HB Staffing- Karr, Fatherley, Chamberlain, Frank, Hoffmeyer, Holtmeyer

Early Release Schedule for December 22nd!

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Please make sure you are marking your calendar for morning and afternoon duties! We have had several people miss duties and your help is needed! Please be there when you are assigned.
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Happy December Birthdays!

12/2- Mike Watson

12/3- Julie Horn

12/30- Debbie Mummert

12/30- Susan Rother

Four Essential Questions

  1. What do we want Students to learn?

  2. How will we know they have learned?

  3. How will we respond when they don’t learn?

  4. How will we respond when they already know?

December Character Trait: Compassion and Kindness

Merry Christmas! See you in 2016!