Category Archives: News

No School – Feb. 3

Remember students do not have classes on Friday due to teacher assessment and planning.  Enjoy the long weekend!


Vital Root Give Back Event – Jan. 24

Vital Root is hosting our give back event on January 24th…ALL DAY (8 a.m. until closing)!  When you dine for breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner, 15% of your total sale will come back to WCE. What a fabulous give back!  So grab your kids…or your friends and head to Vital Root, whose simple premise […]


Parent Engagement Night – Jan. 19

“How Screens Affect Your Child’s Brain and Behavior” Presented by: Lana Gollyhorn, M.A., Psychotherapist and founder of Parenting the Plugged-In Child Thursday, January 19, 2017 6:15-7:30 PM, Westerly Creek Elementary  Is your child spending too much time online, and not enough time with friends? Has creativity or sports taken a back seat to your child’s […]


MLK Holiday – Mon., Jan. 16

There is no school on Monday in observance of the MLK Holiday.


Vision, Hearing, & BMI Screening Re-checks Jan. 17 & 18

Health is a priority at Westerly Creek, as it can greatly impact a child’s ability to learn.   According to the CDE “Screening is intended to facilitate early identification and diagnosis of disease and functional disorders. It is an easy, relatively inexpensive way to identify from a large number of apparently healthy students, those who may […]


MTSS Slides

Thank you to all the parents who joined the MTSS Team for Parent Engagement Night last week.  We had a great turnout and wonderful questions were asked by all.  Here is a PDF of the presentation if you couldn’t join us.  Please reach out to your child’s homeroom teacher or an interventionist with any questions […]


Thanksgiving Luncheon – Nov. 16

Parents and siblings who purchased a ticket to eat Thanksgiving lunch, as well as those who simply want to come sit with your child(ren) during the luncheon, can plan to attend according to the schedule below.  Tickets were available until November 11 and no tickets will be sold in the cafeteria for adult/sibling lunch purchases […]


No School Nov. 21-25 – Thanksgiving Holiday

Thanksgiving break will be Nov. 21-25th and school is closed that whole week.  We hope your holiday is filled with gratitude and joyfulness!


Parent Engagement Night – Nov. 9

Topic:  Math Engagement  K-5th Two repeated sessions:  5:30-6:15 or 6:15-7:00 PM ECE sessions:  4-6 PM | parents allot 45 minutes in that time frame for the open house activity Your students are active part of this event so bring them! Kindergarten through Fifth Grades: Come join your students’ math teachers for an engaging night of learning […]


“The Bilingual Edge” Book Discussion – RSVP by Nov. 9

Are you interested in language learning for your children? Join the ESL Department as we delve into this smooth read on The Bilingual Edge, where the authors wade through the hype and provide clear insights into what actually works. No matter what your language background -whether you never passed Spanish in high school or you […]


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