Development Committee Meeting
Monday, May 15th @ 5PM
K-8 Open House
Wednesday, May 17th @ 5:30PM
Coffee Talk – K8 Campus
Friday, May 19th @ 8:30AM
High School Open House
Wednesday, May 24th @ 5:30PM
WCS Finance & Charter Impact Committee Meetings
Thursday, May 25th @ 5PM & 6PM
Westlake Weekly Podcast: CLICK HERE for this week’s Westlake Weekly Podcast.
Last Day of School dismissal Time: Please remember, on the last day of school Wednesday, June 7th all grades levels will be dismissed at 12:00pm.
Fireworks Booth: Families we are so excited to partner with our WAVE team to offer a Fireworks booth to our community. The proceeds from the Fireworks Booth will support our High School Athletics and Activities. At this time we need both a family or families to lead the fireworks booth and we will be reaching out to our community to sign up for shifts to cover the fireworks sales at the booth. If you are interested in taking a lead role in coordinating the fireworks booth reach out to [email protected].
Open House: Families, mark your calendars! Open House for our K-8 campus will be on Wednesday, May 17th from 5:30-7:00 PM. We are excited for you to come and experience what your student(s) have been learning about all year. Food trucks, Cafe a la mode, Gondo Fusion, and Richeese Burgers will be available for purchase beginning at 5:00 PM so you can plan to enjoy dinner at WCS as well!
Spirit Shirt Contest – due Friday, May 26th: It’s time for Westlake to pick the student drawing for next year’s Friday spirit shirt! This contest is open to all Westlake Charter School students. On an 8.5×11 sheet of paper, students should draw a black and white picture of what Westlake means to them. Make sure your drawing includes the school name. Email submissions to [email protected] or turn it into the front office. All entries must be received by Friday, May 26th. Winners will be announced in the Parent Weekly on June 4th.
K-8 Yearbooks – it’s not too late: Did you forget to buy the K-8 yearbook? No worries! From 5/3/2023 to 5/30/2023 place your order on this link using the code: 101667583471473 and you’ll get it shipped for FREE.
Core Value of the Month: Perseverance: Being able to persevere to overcome challenges is critical to being a successful global citizen. Students will learn about perseverance in their classrooms with the following video and slides as we close out the school year.
K-8 Field Day: Mark your calendars for our K-8 Field Day on Tuesday, June 6th. CLICK HERE to volunteer or make donations to Field Day.
Open House: Save the Date on Wednesday, May 24th from 5:30-7:00 PM. Join us at our High School campus to check out your students’ classrooms and learn more about what they have been learning this year. We will have last years crowd favorite snow cones and salsa by our Planting a Revolution Elective students, stop by the Commons to pick some up!
End of Year Dates and Events: Families : We are excited to celebrate the end of year with the classes of 2025 and 2026! Please see below for our end of year events and opportunities to volunteer for these events.
Saturday June 3rd 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM
North Natomas Aquatic Center
There will be a volunteer opportunity for families who would like to help with set up and food distribution
Students who ordered yearbooks will receive them on Monday June 5th and we will have an extended Lunch Schedule along with that we will have food trucks on campus!
Field Day – June 7th:
On our last day of school we will see Advisories going head to head in games and activities. Which advisory will come out the champion of the year and win the grand prize! Sign ups to volunteer will be in next week’s Westlake Weekly.
Spirit Store: We have added over 50 new items to our Spirit Store including High School athletics gear. CLICK HERE to purchase hats, mugs, bags, sweatshirts, ladies fit items, and more. WAVE does not have an inventory so please be sure to check sizing information before placing your order. All items are made to order and shipped directly to you.
23/24 Event Ideas: Before we begin to create the calendar of events for the next school year, we would like to hear from your family. What events would you like to see return? Is there a new event your family and others would love to see at WCS? Please CLICK HERE to fill out a short form which will help us plan great events for our community.
Volunteer Hours Log: Now is the time to log all of your hard earned hours for the 2022-23 school year. Hours can be logged for attending WAVE meetings, chaperoning field lessons, volunteering at International Festival, attending Coffee Talks, preparing class work at home, or any other activity supporting Westlake Charter School. Logging hours not only goes hand in hand with our Westlake Charter School Mission, but it is an integral part of the Charter Renewal process. Thank you for taking the time to log your hours by Clicking HERE!
Kudos: Thank you to our Staff Appreciation committee led by Toni Ramirez. They did an incredible job showering our staff with appreciation all week long. Thank you for all of the donations throughout the week on both campuses. They were so appreciated!