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Dance Chaperones Needed

Chaperones are needed for Dance and Activity Nights.  Please email Mrs. Hedge, one of our Student Council Coordinators, if you are interested in helping out at any of the dance/activity nights.  Her email address is: anne.hedge@pccsk12.com

Drop Off and Pick Up Guidelines

The file below contains additional information about the  best procedures for dropping off and picking up students in the north parking area.

The front drop off loop (Ann Arbor Trail side of building) is the only area designed for the drop off and pick up of students by private vehicles. No drop off or pick up by private vehicles is allowed on the south side of the building {bus Loop} for safety reasons.

The system of drop off works most efficiently if drivers pull ahead as far as they can in the loop before dropping off their child along the curb. There is a natural tendency to drop off by the flag pole [close to the entrance]; this however limits the area along the curb for cars to drop off. This can cause the cars to back up out towards Ann Arbor Trail and actually increase the time required to drop off students and the congestion in the lot. Please remember to pull as far forward toward the drop off sign before letting students out on the right side of the car only. Students can enter the building via the main entrance to the building and also through the cafeteria entrance.

Please do not turn left when leaving the lot after drop off or pickup, as this considerably slows the flow of traffic. You can turn right and immediately turn left through the Bird School loop along the Ann Arbor Trail fence, allowing you to travel west on Ann Arbor Trail without backing up traffic in the school drop off area.

At dismissal time it is recommended that parents utilize the entire curb area for waiting to pick up their child. We encourage people to pull forward to fill the spaces that open up as parents pull away after picking up their child. Please do not wait in one spot leaving spaces along the curb in front of you.

Thanking you in advance for your assistance with this matter.

Help West / Fundraisers

Did you know that West Middle School can earn money from products or purchases that you make at the following locations? Won’t you please take a minute to look at the programs and see if you shop or use the products indicated? So far this fall we have earned over $2,300 from families that shop at Kroger’s and have selected West to receive the benefits!

Box Tops for EducationClick here for a list of items that have boxtops to save. 

Dick Scott Donation Voucher Program- West Middle School has teamed up with Dick Scott Automotive Group and their Donation Program. The program is called Dick Scott Donation Vouchers, a new way to raise funds for our school and participation is easy.  Simply present the attached pre-printed voucher when buying or leasing a vehicle from Dick Scott Automotive Group and our school earns $100 for every voucher redeemed.  Money earned will be used to support our Encore courses at West.  Please click here for additional information.  The voucher can be downloaded by clicking here.

Kroger Reward Program - Each April, Kroger requires that you designate the organization that you would like to support. Please support West’s fundraising efforts by enrolling your "Kroger Rewards" card. Please follow the instructions listed to make your purchases count towards the donation to West Middle School. Please click here to be linked to the Kroger website. Click here to register your Kroger Plus card and information regarding the reward program.  This program requires that you re-enroll each year.  Please click Kroger Community Rewards Member Instructions for more information.

HASSLE FREE FUNDRAISER - West’s Hassle-Free Fundraiser is a convenient way for families to help West raise funds to enhance the educational experience of our students.  There is nothing to sell and nothing to deliver.  All the money raised will go directly to serving our students. Based upon survey responses and our needs, we have set our fundraising goal at $20,000.  While any donation is greatly appreciated, donations of $25.00 per child will allow us to meet our goal.  Please click here for more information and the donation form.  

Thank you to everyone who participles in these programs.

Parent Coffee Schedule

Parent coffee is usually held on the third Wednesday of the month from 9:30-10:30 am.  The agenda includes various topics to the parents of middle school students.  Some of the Parent Coffees are combined with pioneer Middle School.   Parents will have an opportunity to ask questions and stay informed on the happenings

Study Table

Study Table is Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 pm starting in December and runs until May.  A permission slip is required to participate, there are permission slips in the office for students to pick up or there is one attached below to be printed at home.

Tardy Policy

Student success is one of our top priorities.  A timely arrival to class can only make a student more successful as they move toward high school and beyond.  Tardiness detracts from the general classroom atmosphere and creates a disruption or distraction for others.  The tardy policy is as follows:

  1. Phone call by the teacher after 3 tardies.
  2. Parent letter from the Assistant Principal on or after the forth tardy.
  3. A one-hour before school detention will be given for each tardy thereafter.

Volunteers

Volunteers are always welcomed at West activities. The district  requires that a form be filled out. Please visit the Parent Volunteering page for more information.

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