West Elementary had Bus Evacuation Drills this week. Thank goodness for next weather!
Mrs. T's classes had fun with their special adults during a Popcorn with Panthers event last Thursday and Friday. Our 3 year old students love having their grown ups join them as school for a special activity!
Mr. Murphy's preschoolers have been writing grocery lists to make a grilled cheese sandwich. Can you see bread, cheese and butter on their lists?!?!
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Today we celebrated our Responsibility Rockstars!! We are so proud of kiddos for doing their Panther Best! Thank you to all of the grown ups who came to celebrate with the students. It makes their day to see their grown up cheering for them in the crowd!!
It's Book Fair time! Come to the Fair and choose books you love Join us next week for West Elementary's Scholastic Book Fair When: Oct. 31, During School Hours and Nov. 1 - 2, ALL DAY, including Conferences Where: West Elementary Library Cash, check, credit card, Apple and Google Pay accepted Make shopping easier by creating an eWallet, the convenient, cash-free digital payment system. Click on the link to learn more and set up your child's eWallet West Elementary eWallet Every purchase at the Scholastic Book Fair benefits our school!
Have you made sure you are signed up for your Infinite Campus Parent Portal account? Make sure you do so soon!! This year we are going paperless for our report cards! Grades and Report Cards will be posted on November 1st. If you have any issues with your Infinite Campus Parent Portal account, email ICHelp@kcsd.k12.ia.us
Mr. Murphy's class got into Iowa fall harvest today! The students dissected corn and practiced sorting, counting, weighing and measuring! 🌽🐆🖤💛
Mr. Murphy's class has been learning about rectangles, and we folded origami like it was bread and pretended to make peanut butter sandwiches and decided to do the real thing today went very well. They may try ham and cheese next week as a pattern exercise. This is good prep for the language used in kitchen centers. We love integrating learning into our play activities!!
West elementary celebrated our Respect Superstars this morning! All month classes have been learning about what it means to be respectful. Stay tuned next month to see our Responsibility Rockstars!
Knoxville Panthers are #1
West Elementary has Panther Pride and we aren't afraid to show it!! 🖤🐆💛
Miss Theresa got everyone at West in the homecoming spirit with Panther donuts this morning for breakfast!!
All tattoo orders have been filled! Your student’s teacher will distribute their baggie back to each student this week. If you have not received your tattoo order back by Thursday, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The KHS Student Senate will also be selling last minute tattoos Friday morning before school! Go Panthers 💛🖤
Knoxville's youngest Panthers cheered on Chief Fuller and others as they ran for the annual Knoxville Cancer Relay!
LAST CALL 📣 Tattoo orders are due to your student’s classroom teacher by Tuesday Sept. 12th 3:30pm. Make sure you return money AND order form! If there are any questions, please contact email@example.com. As always, Go Panthers 💛🖤
Final call for Homecoming shirts! Store closes MONDAY SEPT. 4TH!!!! https://knoxvillehomecoming2023.itemorder.com Order one to wear Friday at work, to the Homecoming Parade and then at the home football game! Looking forward to painting the town black & gold this year! Go Panthers 🖤💛
West Elementary had a great Kick Off Assembly this morning. We learned how to make the silent Panther, talked about doing our Panther Best, and previewed our character focus for this month: Respect!🖤🐆💛
HOMECOMING ALERT! Homecoming t-shirts are available to purchase! Please use the link below to place an order: https://knoxvillehomecoming2023.itemorder.com ORDERS ARE DUE MONDAY SEPT. 4TH AT 11:59PM. No late orders will be accepted and there will be no extras. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Go Panthers!
It takes a whole community! Join us as we work to reduce chronic absenteeism. If you know someone that could use your help getting to school, don't hesitate to reach out. Good attendance at school helps form successful and responsible adults! #schooleveryday