2012 Girls Basketball Team just before pep rally

Congratulations to our girls basketball team for a valiant effort in the State finals this past Saturday. We can’t hide our pride – you gave it all you had and we are proud of you. They finished second in the state for the second year. We had a pep rally this past Thursday before they left, photos have been uploaded to this year’s photo album.

Our boys won region and made it to the elite 8 round of the state tournament.  Congratulations!


Donate! Send your gently used children’s books, toys, working electronic games and DVD’s to help supply the children’s booth. Donation boxes are located around the school. Please send your nonperishable items to the elementary school office by Friday March 2nd.

Come to our Grandparent’s Auction this Saturday! Make plans. Y-Club will be providing babysitting during the live auction. 4:30 Silent auction. Spaghetti supper is at 5:30 pm. Live auction starts at 7 pm.

This Wednesday is a dress down day as a fundraiser for Brynlee Ethridge, daughter of Lee and Blair Ethridge of Newton. Brynlee’s brother is Braxton in K4 and his Dad, Lee graduated from Westwood. The dress down day is $2 but parents and families are encouraged to send in a donation to the school to help this family.

“Pray for Brynlee” shirts are available for $15 each. All proceeds go to the family. The colors are in pink or gray. Please send sizes and the money to home room teachers by Friday, March 2nd and please add this family to your prayer list at home and at church.

Registration for current families ends on Wednesday, February 29th. There is a late fee after this date. It is possible that some classes will fill up. First come, first serve. Please handle registration.

If you have a family you think would be interested in Westwood, we have open house on March 11th. Please send contact information to pjohnson@westwoodschools.org

Winter sports assembly will be Tuesday March 6 at 10 am in the auditorium.

Spring sports are beginning, which also means spring rotation. Here are the calendars you can download and view.