Please sign up to help with our

Back to School Teacher Appreciation Lunch
On Friday, August 28th, let's start the year off right by showing our teachers and staff how much we appreciate them!

Click here to sign up. Please help out any way you can.

Questions?, please contact

Ice Cream Social

Sunday, September 20th
2:00 – 4:00 pm!

Please click here for the details and to RSVP.

Summer Enrichment Resources

Help your child keep learning all summer long! Click here to assess the resources recommended by our very own reading, writing, math and technology specialists.

Volunteers Needed

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.

Simply click here to fill out the volunteer survey.

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! 

We apologize but online ordering has closed.

Click here for the list of school supplies needed for the 2015-16 school year.  For questions, please contact

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!

Nutmeg Book Discussion Group

for 4th graders

This is an opportunity for fourth graders to read and discuss great books with their friends!

Click here for more information.

Questions? Please send us an email.

Kids Care

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.

New Canaan Board of Education

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:

  • Click here for BOE news and 2015/2016 Meeting Schedule
  • Click here for Meeting Agendas and Minutes
  • Click here for BOE Budgets
  • Click here for Presentations to the Board
  • Click here for the 2014-15 Board Members and Contact Information
  • Click here for the Board of Finance homepage
  • Click here for the N.C. Town Council homepage
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.

Upcoming Events

Click here for the full year 2015-16 PTC Calendar.

For the 2014/15 and 2015-16 New Canaan Public Schools calendar, click here.


Welcoming all Kindergarten Parents!

Once teacher assignment letters go out in mid August, we will have an introductory playdate for each class on the West Playground on August 25th and 26th. We will email the times and dates for those playdates in mid August. Make sure you are on our email list.

Stay tuned! We will be hosting a "K Parents Night Out" in September at the Roger Sherman Inn. Date - tbd.

Questions? Contact Christa Kenin and Shannon Kieske at

PTC Communications

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.

Spirit Wear

Sales have been very strong, but a limited selection is still left. Click here for the details and sample photos.

Any questions? Contact Julie Passios and Lauren Stannard (

Building a love of reading and family memories…   one book at a time.

For all the details and the submission form, click here.

Click Online and Give WEST your Dime!

Label the things you love and West receives 20% of your purchase!  Click here for more details or click here to order.

  • Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to West School Parent Teacher Council whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
  • Support the West PTC by clicking here before you shop on Amazon.

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.

Click here for the list including links to the presentations.
For information on how to submit an item to the West Friday Folder e-newsletter.

New to West? 

Please click here for the West Quick Reference Guide.
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