Congratulations Treven Oehm!!!
Winner of Joe-Bot the Robot!
Congratualations Treven Oehm for winning Joe-Bot the Robot! Students in grades PK-3 participated with the SchoolStore program. One lucky winner recieves the robot and everyone receives prizes on the amount of items sold. The third . . .
2022 Spelling Bee
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The 24th annual Westwood Spelling Bees were held on May 11, 2022, in the auditorium. All Westwood students in grades one through six were eligible to compete in their respective classrooms. The classrooms then advanced three . . .
Elementary Spelling Bee 2021
The 23rd annual Westwood Spelling Bees were held on May 12, 2021, in the auditorium. All Westwood students in grades one through six were eligible to compete in their respective classrooms. The classrooms then advanced three . . .
Elementary Spelling Bee - Videos
3rd and 4th Grade - 9:00 -10:45 a.m. 5th and 6th Grade - 10:45-12:00 p.m. 1st and 2nd Grade - 1:00-2:15 p.m.
2018 Spelling Bee Winners
Congratulations to our 1st and 2nd grade Spelling Bee winners! 1st Place: Jaycie Prichard 2nd Place: Jaxton Johnson 3rd Place: Mack Kenney . . .
2017 Elementary Spelling Bee
Westwood Elementary Spelling Bees The 20 th annual Westwood Spelling Bees were held on May 10, 2017, in the auditorium. All Westwood students in grades one through six were eligible to . . .
BoxTops for Education
This year we want to triple our earnings with BoxTops for Education! It is a simple and easy way to earn money for our elementary. Click to open and learn how to earn! or go to https://www.boxtops4education.com/About .
Cold Weather Dress and Outdoor Policy
Westwood students have recess 2-3 times a day depending on the weather. It is very important they dress for the unpredictable winter weather. Please be sure to send snow pants, boots, winter jackets, hats, mittens, gloves, scarves. . . .
When picking up your student afterschool, please come during the closest time your child is released. If you have a first grader and a fourth grader, use the pickup time for fourth grade. Younger students will wait for the . . .
Class Placement Requests
CLASS PLACEMENT When creating class rosters, we strive to make sure that students are placed in a setting that will best meet their needs both academically and socially. Many factors such as academic levels, behaviors, . . .
5th Grade Team Building
Dash & Dot Robots Have Arrived
Thank you to the Westwood Education Foundation for the grant to purchase four Dash & Dot robots and accessories for the elementary computer lab. The students are excited to start learning programming and robotics with them during the . . .
Elementary Sing-A-Long & Mannequin Challenge 2016
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2016 Winter Concerts Recorded
December 1, 5 and 12th.
Next up: 12-12-2016 7-12 Winter Concert
Buddy Bench Given in Memory of Jamie Dicks
The Westwood Community would like to thank the family of Jamie Dicks for the memorial Buddy Bench that was purchased for the Westwood Elementary playground. Jamie's example of friendship and kindness is remembered and . . .
2016 Tunnel Walk
Mrs. Smits has the music jamming for the end of the year tunnel walk! What a way for the kids to head off for summer!
Walk To School Day
A special thank you to everyone that made Walk to School Day a success! Parents, Volunteers, Bus Drivers, Cooks and the High School Student Council all played a huge part of this event. We had over 90 students walk to school and have a . . .
Dr. Seuss's Birthday
On March 2nd the lower elementary students had fun celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday. Mr. Lutt read books by Dr. Seuss to some of the classes. The first grade class made green eggs and ham and had a read and feed. The second grade . . .
100th Day of School
On Friday February 5th the Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade students celebrated the 100th day of school. The kindergarten students dressed up like a 100 year old person. The 1st and 2nd grade classes enjoyed a read and feed during the day.
Healthy Choices 2015 - "TAKE CARE OF YOUR BODY AND IT WILL TAKE CARE OF YOU!"
Friday was "Take Care of Your Body and it Will Take Care of You!" Students and staff dressed up and wore orange and black. We wrapped up our week celebrating all the healthy choices we make and we look forward to a bright future . . .
HEALTHY CHOICES 2015 - CRAZY ABOUT HEALTHY CHOICES"
Thursday we were Crazy About Healthy Choices - The students and staff wore crazy, or mismatched socks or hats as we are crazy about being healthy from head to toe! We centered our attention on the importance of making decisions . . .
Healthy Choices Week 2015 - "KEEP YOUR BODY THE BEST IT CAN BE WITH EATING HEALTHY AND EXERCISING!"
Today we celebrated being involved in healthy activities. We supported healthy choices by wearing our favorite sports team shirts.
Healthy Choices Week 2015 - "Be Comfortable With Who You Are!"
"Sleep does a body good!" The elementary teachers and students wore pajamas or comfortable clothes today. We focused on the importance of getting a good night's sleep.
6th Grade September Accelerated Reader Goal Celebration
The sixth grade students, who achieved their Accelerated Reader point goal for the month of September, earned the fun of throwing buckets of ice cold water on their teachers, Mr. Fischer and Mrs. Kell. Mrs. Kell said, "this is . . .
Ed Black Track & Field Day
On May 15th the K-6 grade students enjoyed participating in the 24th Annual Ed Black Track & Field Day. The morning activities included the parade of athletes, the flag presentation by the Cub Scouts, and the Star Spangled Banner . . .
Third Grade Leprechaun Traps
Mrs. Jordening's third graders have been studying simple machines. They used their knowledge of simple machines to build a leprechaun trap! There were some very creative designs, but none were able to trap any leprechauns!!
Mrs. Olson's fourth grade class and Mrs. Hanson's second grade class took advantage of the beautiful March weather and had book buddies outside. Click on the picture to the right to start a slideshow.
Dr. Seuss Activities
Many of the classrooms participated in celebrating Dr. Seuss Day on Monday, March 2nd. Here are some pictures of the kindergarten, first and second grades and the activities they did to celebrate. Our custodians even got into the spirit of . . .
Here are some activities the pre-school class has been having fun working on.
Students and staff joined together for the annual Christmas Sing-Along.
Rebel Reader's ROAR
Mrs. Johnston's Rebel Readers have been reading the story Camping Catastrophe by Abby Klein. It is a story about a father, his son and his friend who go on an overnight camping trip full of funny mishaps. One night a bear comes through . . .
What's Happening in Music Class
The kindergarten music students colored American flags while listening to different versions of the The Star Spangled Banner. September 14, 2014 marked the 200th year of the writing of what is now known as our National Anthem written by . . .
Favorite Pets in Miss Collenbaugh's Class
The first grade students were reading stories about how to care for pets. Some students brought in pictures or drawings of their favorite pet. Each child had the opportunity to share their photo with the class.
Bess Beatles in Mrs. Olsen's Class
We are studying structures of life in Science and Health. We spent some time observing Bess Beetles today. What fun they had!