May 27.........No School (Employee Planning)
May 30........No School (Memorial Day)
June 9.........Early Release Day & Last Day of School
Hello Parents, The Westchester Wildcat Prowl kicked off today with an exciting Pep Rally. We are thrilled about this year’s program! The Westchester Wildcat Prowl will be two weeks and is powered by the Fun Run experts at Boosterthon. It is a fitness, character, and leadership program, where our students will be learning to play with character while raising funds to help our school.
Our goal is to raise $14,000 for academic programs and sports equipment. We need YOUR help!
Here’s how you can support Westchester Elementary:
• Register your student. To log in pledges, please register your child on funrun.com , using our school’s registration code: 111-727. Students receive a FREE GIFT just by having their parent or guardian register them on funrun.com . Registration starts today!
During the first week in May (May 2-6), yearbooks will be distributed to all students who pre-ordered them. Once all books have been distributed, the remainder of the books will go on sale for $35 per book CASH ONLY.
Starting on May 9th-
Sales will be in the cafeteria from 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Starting on May 16th-
Sales will be in the cafeteria from 7:30 am - 8:30 am and in the After Care hallway from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
If you have any questions, please contact Geri Newman at 954-675-7312.
ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR
2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR!
In order for your child to attend Westchester Elementary you must live within our boundaries.
The following documents are required for registration:
ORIGINAL PROOF OF AGE
(Child must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2016)
CURRENT IMMUNIZATION ON HRS FORM
PHYSICAL EXAM DATED WITHIN ONE YEAR OF THE DATE THE CHILD ENTERS SCHOOL.
TWO (2) PROOFS OF RESIDENCY
PARENT/GUARDIAN PHOTO I.D.
Code of Student Conduct Distribution Process 2015-2016
Statement to Parents:
“Parents and students, on July 1,2015 the 2015-2016 Code of Student Conduct Handbook will be posted on Broward Schools’ website at [ http://www.browardschools.com/ ]http://www.browardschools.com.Parents and students may also access theCodeof Student Conduct Handbook through the BEEP Portal or use their smartphones to scan the Quick ResponseCode (QRC) on any of the Code Book posters displayed throughout the school’s campus.”
SchoolPaymentSolutions.com is an online payment portal especially designed to allow parents to make quick and easy online payments to their children's school accounts. The system allows parents to manage their children's lunch accounts, and manage other school accounts (such as lab fees or book fees), quickly and easily.
Some parents have been dropping students off on campus too early. Students should
not be dropped off before 7:30 a.m., there is no adult supervision on campus before 7:30 a.m. Dismissal time is 2:00 p.m. Please be sure to arrive for pick up on time. We are having many students picked up late in the afternoons. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.
ACCESSING VIRTUAL COUNSELOR
1.Click here or vist https://www.browardschools.com/virtualcounselor/
2. Sign in as a STUDENT
3. Enter STUDENT ID # (found in your child's agenda)
4. Enter your child's birthday in the following format month/day/year ex: 11/30/2003
You can click on the drop down box on the top left and access all test scores by clicking on TEST SCORES at the bottom.
Click here to view your child's school financial report.
Pursuant to the Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA) (20 USC §1232h; 34 CFR Part 98),
parents, guardians, or eligible students (over the age of 18 or emancipated) have certain rights
pertaining to surveys, the collection and use of information for marketing purposes, and certain
physical exams. Click here for more information
The School Board of Broward County, Florida, prohibits any policy or procedure which results in discrimination on the basis of age,color, disability, gender, national origin, marital status, race, religion or sexual orientation. Individuals who wish to file a discrimination and/or harassment complaint may call Equal Educational Opportunities (EEO) at (754) 321-2150 or Teletype Machine TTY (754) 321-2158.
In addition to this statement, under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the District is responsible for notifying job applicants, employees, students, parents and the public of our obligation to provide accommodations to otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities. Therefore, any notice inviting parents, employees, students or the public to apply for vacancies, register for classes, or attend functions, meetings, conferences, training or any other District or school-based event, must include the following statement:
Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may call Equal Educational Opportunities (EEO) at
(754) 321-2150 or Teletype Machine TTY (754) 321-2158.
Should you have any questions regarding these statements, please contact Ms. Dildra Martin Ogburn, Director, Benefits/Compliance at 754-321-2150.
If you would like to order a class shirt please click here and you will be directed to the site with the shirts/
Florida Senate Bill 1908 requires that schools post a copy of their most recent kitchen sanitation inspection on their website. Click here for a copy of the inspection.
Click here for a copy of the operating permit.