WELCOME BACK PTC COFFEE
Please join us!
Tuesday, September 8th @ 9:15
Brown Bag Theater
Little ones welcome! Play area available!
Don't miss this opportunity to get beautiful family holiday pictures while supporting West School! Two choices of great photographers and 100% of sitting fees donated to West.
The sessions start on August 22nd, and they will go FAST, so book NOW.
For more information and to book your session(s), please click here.
An amazing selection of old and new classes is being offered for the fall program.
Please click here for details and to register online or in person through the New Canaan Recreation Department between Aug 27th and Sept 6th.
Friday, October 2nd. More details to follow.
It's time to Sign-Up to Volunteer for the 2015-2016 School Year!
We need your help to staff our many programs and events.
From classroom coordinator, parent social & book fair - there is something for everybody.
It's cool to be in school!
On behalf of our children, Thank You!
Join the PTC Now
and receive a free school directory!
Click here for the details and join and pay online. Your support is essential for everything we do for our kids!The West School Directory contains the names and address for each of our families here at West. It also has the name of each classroom teacher and the students in that class. It is available to all parents who join our PTC. Parents have found it to be a valuable resource when planning playdates, etc.
We realize that some parents DO NOT want to be included in this publication. If you would like to opt out of being in the Directory, log in to Power School and then go to the student record under "Custom Screens > Opt Outs" and check/uncheck the PTC Directory Opt-out option. DEADLINE:SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
The mission of Kids Care is to develop compassion and a sense of citizenship in children through hands-on service projects that benefit West School and the needy in our community.
Please click here for program details and online signup.
BOE Communication Committee Resources
"The New Canaan Board of Education is pleased to be the bridge between our community and our school system. Pursuant to Connecticut state law and our By-Laws, we are the municipal body within New Canaan which governs public education in our Town. For General Information about the BOE, click here to visit our website."
Be in the Know:
Meetings of the Board are live on Cablevision channel 78 at 7:30pm and rebroadcast on Thursdays at 7:30pm and Mondays at 4:00pm.
Click here for the full year 2015-16 PTC Calendar.For the 2015-16 and draft 2016-17 New Canaan Public Schools calendars, click here.
here for a printable copy.
You should also have received a follow up email during that time period. If you did not, please click here to fill out and submit a short form to give us the important ability to communicate with you.Note: Please click here for a printable copy of the West School Quick Reference Guide.
Share-A-Book, West School Library's annual fundraiser begins
This year we partnered with Funds4Books to offer parents the opportunity to make monetary donations or choose specific titles for the Library online!
There are three ways to donate:
1) Click here to donate online or select titles at the West School Share-A-Book page run by Funds4Books from Sept 4th - Oct. 2nd.
2) Fill out and return the Share-A-Book flyer going home in backpacks on Tuesday, Sept 8th.
3) Stop by the Share-A-Book table at Open House.
New to West?
The New to West (NTW) Team is excited to announce that there are 32 new families at West this year! If anyone has any questions, please feel free to contact the grade level representatives:
Grade 1 NTW Representative: Patricia Mee firstname.lastname@example.org
Grade 2 NTW Representative: Meredith Petitjean email@example.com
Grade 3 NTW Representative: Lesley Hartnett firstname.lastname@example.org
Grade 4 NTW Representative: Kim Quinn email@example.com
Kindergarten Ambassadors: Christa Kenin and Shannon Kieske firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are not receiving PTC emails (such as the Friday Folder) and would like to do so, please click here to fill out and submit a short form to give us the important ability to communicate with you.
Also - please click here for a printable copy of the West School Quick Reference Guide.
Parent Education Presentations
We've had some incredible presentations from our administrators that our parents can access if they missed the meetings, or review the material again even if they were able to attend.
Label the things you love and West receives 20% of your purchase! Click here for more details or click here to order.
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