Where Do Funds Go?


The West School PTC spends over $250 PER STUDENT on programs and physical improvements beyond classroom instruction to enrich West School's facilities and curriculum. 



Funds raised provide support in one of three general ways throughout the year.


Curriculum Support:

  • STEM school assemblies and programs to inspire the inventor in each child
  • Field trips for 1st - 4th grades that bring social studies and science to life
  • Performing arts performances to spark creativity
  • Author visits to fuel a lifelong interest in reading and writing
  • Replenished recess and gym equipment utilized by all 400+ West students
  • Wobble chairs and other sensory and kinesthetic furniture for classrooms
  • STEM bins for use during indoor recess and other STEM learning experiences

Student Enrichment Programs and Events:

Programs and events that encourage learning outside of the classroom:

  • Mighty Math
  • Proud to Read Aloud
  • One Book West
  • Family Math Night
  • Science Fair
  • Visiting Performing Arts
  • STEM Assemblies
  • Art Show
  • Kids Care
  • Field Day

Building and Classroom Improvements:

  • New Outdoor Learning Center
  • Bookcases for classrooms
  • K-1 Imagination Playground
  • STEM learning tools
  • New piano for music room
  • Tables, chairs and Westy murals for the cafeteria and Media Center
  • Portable music whiteboard
  • New choral risers
  • New electronic keyboard for music room
  • Motor room resources
  • Outdoor beautification including new landscaping
  • Kindness quotes in the hallways
  • And much, much more


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