Mar 4, 2015

Celebrating Dr. Seuss at Westgate

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Feb 25, 2015

Second Grade Celebrates

20150219_152038(0)Gung Hay Fat Choy! Ms. Schumacher’s 2nd graders at West Gate K-8 rang in the Chinese New Year with their new lanterns. They spent the day learning about China’s culture and customs. They were excited to get their hands on the Chinese alphabet to write to their friends and to decorate their lanterns. They also incorporated math, too! By using rulers, they were able to measure one inch borders around their paper (to know where not to cut!).

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Feb 18, 2015

Parent Survey- Exceptional Student Education

The Florida Department of Education is conducting a survey for parents of students who have an Individual Educational Plan (IEP), receive Exceptional Student Education (ESE) services and are currently attending a Florida Public School.  The survey is open now through May 31, 2015. Please complete the survey at: http://www.esesurvey.com.

 

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Dec 8, 2014

Former West Gate Student Lends his Voice to Help Autism

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Mozart Sobrinho stopped by his former school, West Gate K8, to perform a benefit concert for autism. Students in grades 3 through 8 were treated to a half hour concert which included his song “Stay with You” inspired by his former teacher and her autistic daughter. His performance allowed West Gate to raise over $500.00. The monies raised will help sponsor the April 11th, 2015 Walk for Autism Speaks.

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Nov 14, 2014

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On Thursday, November 14, Westgate families packed the auditeria for Westgate’s 2nd annual Hispanic Heritage Festival.Our  families enjoyed an evening of  entertainment, food, music, art, and even a little dancing inspired by Hispanic nations throughout the world. This is one of Westgate’s most popular evening events. Hope to see you there next year!

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Nov 10, 2014

PBIS sweet treats

PBIS Cookies 2014Students enjoyed a fall cookie fundraiser to raise money for their PBIS stores. With the help of three amazing moms, the k-5 students decorated sugar cookies with fall treats. WestGate K-8’s PBIS team was able to raise over $500 for our school. Thank you!

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Nov 10, 2014

Second Grade Travels to Brevard Zoo

20141105_1158042nd graders from West Gate K-8 had a great day at the Brevard Zoo. Ms. Schumacher’s students got up close and personal with giraffes. They fed them and had their own personal trainer educate them about these wonderful creatures. The students spent the rest of the day exploring different habitats and the wonderful exhibits.

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