Shamrock Blast

Novemeber 8, 2021

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Monon Trail Elementary School Celebrates the 50th Day of School

On the 50th day of the school calendar, Monon Trail Elementary has 50s Day! Kindergarten students and staff dress up in clothing popular in the 1950s, learn about life during that time, dance the stroll and hand jive, drink root beer floats and of course do activities involving the numbers and counting to 50!

Check out the photos below to see some of the fun!

Holiday BAC

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National Principals Month

October was National Principals Month, so students and staff around the district took the time to talk about their relationships with their building principals. Take some time and listen to just how much our principals are impacting the lives of teachers and students in our community. This week, we'll share videos from the elementary schools. Next week's blast will have videos for principals of the intermediate, middle and high schools.
Westfield Intermediate School celebrates Principal Annette Patchett - National Principals Month 2021
Westfield Middle School's Principal Mike Hall - National Principal's Month 2021
Westfield High School celebrates Principal Alicia Denniston - National Principals Month 2021

Westfield Apparel

As our Rocks football team continues its playoff push, now is a great time to gear up for those chilly playoff games with this long sleeve, Westfield Football shirt sold exclusively through the Rock Shop!

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!

High School Theatre presentation

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.

Mask Policy update

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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 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!

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Questions or Concerns?

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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.