Tiger Talk

02/04/20

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February is Black History Month

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Thank you WCHE Counselor, Mrs. White, for making WCHE a great place to be!

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Mad Hatter's Ball is Saturday, February 8, 6 - 8:30 pm!

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Valentine Classroom Party Schedule

Classroom Valentine Parties are Wednesday, February 12. Party times for each grade are shown below:


Kindergarten.................12:10 pm

1st Grade........................1:15 pm

2nd Grade.......................2:05 pm

3rd Grade........................1:40 pm

4th Grade.......................10:00 am

5th Grade.........................2:00 pm


If attending or volunteering, please RSVP and park in our parking lots whenever possible.


In the event our parking lots are full, please remember the following rules to avoid ticketing:


  • park on pavement within 18" of a curb with your vehicle on the right side of the street
  • do not park in the crosswalk, sidewalk, or in an intersection
  • do not park within 20 feet of a crosswalk
  • do not block a private or public driveway or park within 20 feet of a driveway entrance.


Additional information about parking regulations can be found here.

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WCHE Honor Choir Performs at the LTHS Performing Arts Center, February 27, at 6:30 pm

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Family STEM Night @ West Cypress - March 5 - from 5 to 6 pm

Let's make Math and Science fun! Please join us for Tiger STEM Night, Thursday, March 5. That evening, from 5 to 6 pm, West Cypress teachers will provide learning sessions and activities that will be fun for the whole family.


STEM Night is a great opportunity for parents to participate in their child(ren)'s learning. We hope that you can join us. If you can participate in STEM Night, please RSVP here.

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Yearbooks are a great way to remember the school year.

The 2019-2020 edition of the WCHE yearbook is on sale. Additional options such as stamping the student's name on the cover or printing either large or small pridelines in the yearbook are also available for purchase.


Order at your convenience at Balfour on line. Once in the Balfour site, enter "West Cypress Hills" as the school name and then select "yearbook." Orders may be be placed by phone, too, at 1-800-944-5930.

Wall of Fame for Shoe Tying!

If your Kinder, 1st Grader, and/or Second Grader can tie his/her shoes, please notify Coaches Mirizzi and Cadorette because they want to honor this accomplishment in the school gym on our WALL OF FAME FOR SHOE TYING!


Once notified of the student's successful shoe-tying accomplishment, we will provide your student with a paper shoe to color, take the student's photo, and then post the photo and customized paper shoe on our WALL OF FAME FOR SHOE TYING!


It's going to be really exciting to see our young Tigers on our WALL OF FAME!

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Smencils and Smens are coming!

The Tiger Student Council will be selling Smencils and Smens in the main hallway from 7:20 am to 7:40 am February 19 through February 26.


Wednesday, February 19........Spring Smencils go on sale for $1 each

Thursday, February 20...........Food/Classic Smencils are for sale at $1 each

Friday, February 21................Sports Smencils will be sold for $1 each

Monday, February 24.............All Smencils on sale at $1 each

Tuesday, February 25............Smens are on sale for $2 each

Wednesday, February 26.......Smens are on sale for $2 each


The Student Council will be selling these fun, scented pencils and pens until supplies run out!

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Lake Travis Community Library Comes to Our Neighborhood

The Lake Travis Community Library Bookmobile comes to the West Cypress Neighborhood Pool on alternating Thursdays.

Our School's Report Card for 2018-2019

The Texas Education Agency provides State and Federal school report cards as part of federal and state accountability requirements. Our school's report cards combine our accountability ratings, data from the Texas Academic Performance Reports, and financial information to provide a broad view of the performance of West Cypress Hills Elementary. The school report cards are available for each campus and are intended to inform parents and guardians about each school's individual characteristics as well as its academic performance.


View our State Report Card or any other campus' State Report Card here.


View our Federal Report Card or any other campus' Federal Report Card here.


This information is also available through the LTISD website.

Make 2020 Loads of Fun! Be a Tiger Volunteer!

Volunteering at West Cypress Hills Elementary is the best way to get involved, meet new people, and directly impact your child's school experience!


Check out the exciting volunteer opportunities and sign up for the areas that interest you. Once you have signed up, the Volunteer Liaison will contact you with specific information regarding times, dates, etc.


If you have any questions, please contact Sherry Whitsitt, volunteer@wchpto.org

Thank You for Volunteering!!!

Volunteer Opportunities at WCHE for 2020

Volunteering is the BEST way to get involved and meet new people. It's also a GREAT way to impact your child's school experience. Check out the opportunities here!

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Transition Night....Moving Toward Independence

For those who wish to participate, please RSVP for the February 10 sessions.
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Save the Date for Dyslexia Parent Night February 20

Information is available here concerning the Dyslexia Night sessions to be held at Serene Hills Elementary School February 20 from 5 - 7:40 pm.
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Please Join us March 27, 7 pm to 10 pm, for Parent Mixer 2020

Joins us for an adults-only night of food, music, and fun at Blissful Hill to benefit our students. This will be an exciting evening out for all parents and supporters of our school.


Purchase your tickets now! Early birds receive discounted prices! Ticket prices include dinner and two drinks.

  • Tickets purchased in January are $40 per person.
  • Tickets purchased in February are $45 per person.
  • Tickets purchased in March are $50 per person.


Music is provided by the talented Leigh Rowan. Suggested attire is Austin Chic.


We also have some childcare options available for you.

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Information about the March 7 Gala is available here

Every dollar you donate funds Lake Travis ISD teachers and students, providing the tools and resources for our children to succeed today and prepare for a better tomorrow.

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Upcoming Events

02/01 - 02/29/20....Black History Month

02/03 - 02/07/20....National School Counselor's Week

02/04/20................LTMS Incoming 6th Grade Band/Orchestra Info Night 6:30 pm @ LTMS

02/06/20................Author Sara Pennypacker Visits with Tiger 4th & 5th Grade

02/07/20................Wear Tiger Spirit Wear to KG - 2nd Grade Assembly @ 7:40 am RSVP

02/07/20................2nd Grade Music Performance 9 am in the Tiger's Den RSVP

02/08/20................Mad Hatter's Ball 6:00 - 8:30 pm

02/10/20................Student Council Meeting 3 - 4 pm

02/10/20................Transition Night 6 - 8 pm @ LTHS RSVP

02/11/20................Library Bluebonnet Celebration Field Trip to BCMS 9 am to 1 pm

02/12/20................Classroom Valentine Parties RSVP - Party Times

02/12/20................LTMS Principals and Counselors Meet with WCHE 5th Graders @ 10:15

02/13 - 02/17/20....Students on Holiday!

02/13/20................LTC Library Bookmobile @ West Cypress Pool 3 - 4 pm

02/19/20................StuCo Spring Smencils for Sale $1 ea 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/20/20................StuCo Food/Classic Smencils @ $1 each 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/20/20................Spring Class & Individual Picture Day!

02/20/20................LTMS 2020 Fall Course Selection Opens for Incoming 6th Graders

02/20/20................LTMS Evening Parent Meeting for Incoming 6th Graders @ LTMS 6 pm

02/20/20................Dyslexia Parent Night @ Serene Hills Elementary 5 - 7:40 pm Info

02/21/20................StuCo Sports Smencils for Sale $1 each 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/21/20................Wear Tiger Spirit Wear to 3rd - 5th Grade Assembly @ 7:40 am RSVP

02/21/20................Coffee for Parents of LTMS Incoming 6th Graders, LTMS @ 9 am

02/24/20................StuCo Sells Smencils $1 each 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/24/20................Honor Choir Field Trip to PAC and Bee Cave City Park

02/24/20................Student Council Meeting 3 - 4 pm

02/25/20................StuCo Smens for Sale $2 each 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/26/20................StuCo Smens for Sale $2 each 7:20 - 7:40 am - Main Hallway

02/26/20................General PTO Meeting in the Tiger's Den @ 9 am

02/27/20................LTC Library Bookmobile @ West Cypress Pool 3 - 4 pm

02/27/20................WCHE Honor Choir Performs @ LTHS PAC 6:30 pm

02/28/20................Wear Tiger Spirit Wear to KG - 2nd Grade Assembly @ 7:40 am RSVP

02/29/20................Last Day to Buy Mixer Tickets @ Reduced Price of $45!

03/01 - 03/31/20....Celebrating Music in our Schools Month

03/02 - 03/06/20....Texas Public Schools Week & National School Breakfast Week

03/02 - 03/06/20....Educational Diagnosticians Week

03/05/20.................4th Grade Music Performance @ 9 am in the Tiger's Den RSVP

03/05/20.................STEM Night @ WCHE 5 - 6 pm RSVP

03/06/20.................Wear Tiger Spirit Wear to 3rd - 5th Grade Assembly @ 7:40 am RSVP

03/09/20.................Student Council Meeting 3 - 4 pm

03/11 - 03/12/20.....WCHE Field Days!

03/12/20.................All School Field Day Assembly in the Gym 2 pm RSVP

03/12/20.................LTC Library Bookmobile @ West Cypress Pool 3 - 4 pm

03/13/20.................Student Holiday - Staff Development Day

03/16 - 03/20/20.....Spring Break - Students on Holiday All Week!

03/25/20..................Kindergarten Round-Up 3:30 - 6:30 pm

03/26/20..................LTC Library Bookmobile @ West Cypress Pool 3 - 4 pm

03/27/20.................Wear Tiger Spirit Wear to KG - 2nd Grade Assembly @ 7:40 am RSVP

03/27/20.................1st Grade Field Trip to Zach Theatre & Bee Cave City Park Volunteer

03/27/20.................PTO's A Night on the Pedernales Mixer 7 - 10 pm @ Blissfill Hill

03/30/20.................Student Council Meeting 3 -4 pm

School Dismissal Manager

Please log in to School Dismissal Manager to report student absences and/or dismissal transportation changes no later than 1:45 pm on the day of the occurrence.