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Principals Message

April 2014
This May 6th, the Elyria Schools need your vote on a critical RENEWAL levy that protects $12 million of educational necessities without increasing taxes. Issue 2 will combine two levies that will expire and can no longer be collected. While it may seem complicated, it's not. Issue 2 is NOT A TAX INCREASE which means you will not pay any more than you are currently paying. Please help support our schools on May 6th.

Spring Break will be from April 13-21. With school resuming on April 22. Our students are currently reviewing for the OAA's. Attendance is critical during this review time and during our tests which are as follows:
April 28th- Reading
April 30th- Math
May 1st- 8th grade Science

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact Westwood at 284-8017.

Happy Spring

Theresa Lengel
Principal
Westwood Middle School

December 2013
Happy Holidays to all our Westwood families. Please join us on Monday December 16th at 7pm here at Westwood for our holiday concert.

The students last day of school is Friday December 20th. School will resume on Monday January 6th.

Safe Schools Helpline
1-800-418-6423
Text: 66746, TIPS
www.safeschoolhelpline.com

Theresa Lengel
Principal
Westwood Middle School

October 2013

There will be an Anti-Bully Awareness Night for Westwood families October 24,from 6-7 p.m. in the Westwood Middle School Gym.

Information presented will be: National bullying statistics, Elyria City Schools bullying policies and procedures, proper documentation, District anti-bullying efforts, Building anti-bullying efforts, Ohio law regarding bullying in schools and roles of parents, educators and students.

There will be other Anti-Bully Awareness Nights at other buildings this fall. Contact luterkelly@elyriaschools.org with any questions.

Conference letters were mailed home October 8th. Please fill out the form and send it back to school with your student. Conferences are being held November 4th and 6th from 2:30-8.





August 2013

Welcome to the 2013-2014 school year! We are excited to welcome back all students new and old to Westwood. I hope you have had a restful and enjoyable summer break and are ready to have a great year.

6th Grade Orientation will be held Thursday August 22 from 8:00am to 2:00 pm. All 6th grade students need to be present. More information will be mailed out the week before orientation.

The first day of school is August 26th- See you then.

Theresa Lengel
Principal
Westwood Middle School