Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year!
First Day for 6th Grade: Tuesday, Sept. 5th
First Day for 7th/8th Grade: Wednesday, Sept. 6th
School Fact Sheet
Grades: K - 5
West Gresham Elementary School staff, parents, and community are committed to working together to create "An Environment for Student Success," as our mission statement proclaims. Students will be successful when challenged academically and provided with a variety of opportunities to participate in meaningful school service and performance activities.
What we celebrate:
- West is fortunate to have a very supportive group of parent volunteers that are actively involved.
- West continues to have high academic standards in all areas.
- West’s writing, math, and science scores are above the district and state average.
- West’s dedicated staff members who are devoted to teaching the whole child with an emphasis on academics as well as the visual and performing arts.
West Gresham Elementary School is special because . . .
- It is rich in tradition, warm and positive.
- It has a dedicated, caring staff.
- It has tremendous parent support and participation.
- Students have many opportunities to experience success through varied activities such as: chorus, structured recess activities, peer tutoring, recycling, student council, Young Authors' Day, Mileage club, and music performances.