the whole child
the joy of learning
Developing each child's full potential
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At the heart of Westerly School is a community of learners, comprised of students, parents, faculty and staff all working together to grow as individuals and proactive citizens of the school and the world beyond. Click here to view our blog.
Westerly Student Values
Westerly Students Are...
Respectful Honest Kind Responsible Adaptable
Westerly School will host High School Decision 2015 on Thurs., Oct. 23, from 3-5 p.m. Thhis free event open to the public, will feature nearly 30 representatives from high schools in So. Cal and beyond. Click on the image for more information.
Westerly School is pleased to invite area families and educators to attend a Parent Education Series beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 3rd with “Keeping Our Kids Safe on The Internet” with award winning author Danielle Tiano.
There will be representatives presenting from over 50 private schools (grades preschool through high school) in Orange County. Attend informative educational seminars, ask questions, and collect materials.
Congratulations to the MS Girls Volleyball Team for winning their game again Bethany this week! Go Wildcats! The next match is at home on Monday, October 17.
Middle school students and their parents are invited to Westerly School to attend "High School Decision 2012." Representatives from 21 area high schools will talk about their programs and be available to speak one-on-one with students and their parents.
There are two home games this week! Westerly’s Middle School Flag Football team plays Lakewood Christian on 10/19 at 3:30 p.m., and Westerly’s Lower School Flag Football team plays Santa Fe Springs on 10/20 at 3:30 p.m. See you on the field! Go WILDCATS!
Bring your blankets and chairs for an outdoor movie night at Westerly on Thursday, 10/27 at 6:00pm. Click on the link to view the flyer.
Westerly's MS Volleyball team defeated Lakewood Chrisitan on Monday, Oct 24th! Go Wildcats!
Westerly School is having Community Visit Day on Tues., Nov. 1 at 9 a.m.! Come experience the classrooms during the school day and learn more about the history and culture of the school. Click here to make your reservation.
The band discussed their writing process through the combination of live and prerecorded, audio and video samples. A big "thank you" to Parachute for coming on the Westerly campus!
Each year we bring you a fabulous program while holding true to our motto... "Engaging Students all Summer Long." Register before May 11 to receive a discount.
First Day of School
Reminder: First Day of School is September 4, 2013. School starts at 8:15 a.m. See you soon!
A new program has been setup with Amazon that will benefit the Parent Teacher Organization at Westerly. For every order placed using the Westerly Amazon link, up to 10% will be paid back to our school to fund events and projects. Please find the link under Quicklinks and help Westerly earn some rewards. Thank you for supporting Westerly School and the PTO.
HIGH SCHOOL DECISION 2014Thursday, October 24th3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Westerly School2950 E. 29th StreetLong Beach, CA 90806The event, which is free and open to the public, will feature 28 representatives from public and independent high schools in Southern California and beyond. Westerly school has the distinction of being the only school in Southern California to host an educational event that provides a comprehensive presentation of public, independent and parochial high schools for families in Long Beach, Los Angeles and Orange County,” said Head of School Chris Rodenhizer. “We’re excited to see how quickly the event has grown and we’re looking forward to another well attended year” Westerly School created “High School Decision 2014” to provide middle school students and their families a unique opportunity to meet with public and independent high school educators and learn about their programs. There will be short presentations by high school representatives and an opportunity for families to ask questions and gather information. Westerly graduate and Chadwick School Freshmen, Morgaine Hunter stated, “I think all students should attend this event. I liked being able to find out about a school in a more personal way instead of just reading about it online” “High School Decision 2014” will feature representatives public schools, such as:
- Wilson High School
- Long Beach Polytechnical High School Millikan High School
- Renaissance High School
- McBride High School
- CAMS High School
- Chadwick School (Palos Verdes Peninsula
- Loyola High School (Los Angeles)
- Fairmont Preparatory Academy (Anaheim)
- Cornelia Connelly School (Anaheim)
- Mater Dei High School (Santa Ana)
- Lutheran High School of Orange County (Orange),
- Rolling Hills Preparatory School (San Pedro),
- Servite High School (Anaheim)
- Saint Anthony High School (Long Beach)
- Sage Hill High School (Newport Coast)
- Vistamar High School (El Segundo)
- Saint Joseph High School (Lakewood)
- Tarbut V’Torah School (Irvine)
- Rosary High School (Fullerton)
- St. John Bosco High School (Bellflower)
- Halstrom High School (Anaheim Hills)
- Santa Catalina School (Monterey)
- Brethren Christian High School (Huntington Beach)
- Bishop Montgomery High School (Torrance)
- Fusion (Huntington Beach)
- Ambassador High School (Torrance)
- ORME School (Arizona)
- 11/24 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/25 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/26 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/27 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/27 - Annual Turkey Trot
- 11/28 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/29 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 11/30 - Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
- 12/1 - School Resumes
- 12/3 - End of Trimester 1
- 12/3 - Vision Screening
- 12/6 - Belmont Shore Christmas Parade
Monday11/24 No School
Monday11/24 Thanksgiving Break
Tuesday11/25 No School
Tuesday11/25 Thanksgiving Break
Wednesday11/26 No School
Wednesday11/26 Thanksgiving Break
Thursday11/27 No School
Thursday11/27 Thanksgiving Day
Friday11/28 No School
Friday11/28 Thanksgiving Break
Monday12/01 Orange Chicken w/ stir fry veggies, fortune cookie
Monday12/01 Veggie Fried Rice, Fortune Cookie
Tuesday12/02 Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, corn and garlic breadsticks
Tuesday12/02 Spaghetti w/ marinara
Wednesday12/03 Chicken Strips, Broccoli w/ Cheese Sauce, Diced Peaches
Wednesday12/03 Chinese Salad
Thursday12/04 Chicken Quesadilla, Mixed Fruit, Celery Sticks with Ranch
Thursday12/04 Cheese Quesadilla
Friday12/05 Pizza Friday
Friday12/05 Cheeseburger with French Fries and Orange Wedges
Friday12/05 Veggie Burger with French Fries, Orange Wedges
Monday12/08 Pepporoni Pizza with Green Salad and Orange Wedges
Monday12/08 Cheese Pizza
Tuesday12/09 Beef Tacos (condiments on the side) with Rice, Beans and Diced Peaches
Tuesday12/09 Bean and cheese Burrito
Wednesday12/10 Mac and Cheese w/ Sweet Corn, Banana and Cookie
Wednesday12/10 Tuna Sandwich
Thursday12/11 Turkey Corn Dogs, Celery Sticks with Rach and Watermelon
Thursday12/11 Grilled Cheese
Friday12/12 Pizza Friday
Friday12/12 Cheeseburger with French Fries and Orange Wedges
Friday12/12 Veggie Burger with French Fries, Orange Wedges
Monday12/15 Scrambled Eggs served with Bacon, Pancakes
Monday12/15 French Toast, Banana
Tuesday12/16 Chicken, bean and Cheese Burrito, Fruit Salad and Cookie
Tuesday12/16 Bean and cheese Burrito
Wednesday12/17 Chicken Pesto Pasta, Grilled Veggies and Breadsticks
Wednesday12/17 Pasta with Pesto Sauce
Thursday12/18 Grilled Turkey and Cheese Sandwich (condiments on the side), Tater Tots , Honeydew melon
Thursday12/18 Grilled Cheese
Friday12/19 CLASSROOM FESTIVITES - some classes may be enjoying food as part of their classroom festivities. Check with your roomparent .
Friday12/19 Pizza Friday
Friday12/19 Cheeseburger with French Fries and Orange Wedges
Friday12/19 Veggie Burger with French Fries, Orange Wedges