Holiday Spirit Week

Winter break is just around the corner. Join Student Council in welcoming in the break by spreading a little holiday cheer during Holiday Spirit Week. Come to school dressed in your holiday favorites – from holiday shirts to ugly sweaters. Check out the attached flyer for the activity for each day during the week of…

Meaningful Monday

Student Council has begun a Meaningful Monday segment on the morning announcements. This is an effort to ensure that every child on our campus feels valued and has purpose in being. Each Monday, there will be another added. Please share with your child(ren). See below for the message for each week. Week 1 – December…

7th Grade Immunizations

Students entering 7th Grade are required to have a Tdap immunization prior to the first day of school. To avoid missing any school days, parents of current 6th graders can go ahead and get the immunization now, before Winter Break. Once your child has gotten the immunization, please turn in the 680 form to the…

SLWK-8 receives additional AED Unit

Cheryl and Ray Lalloo from the Jessica Clinton Foundation generously donated an AED unit to St. Lucie West K-8. A fundraising campaign with heart-shaped cookies from local Panera restaurants takes place each February, and students are encouraged to post pictures of themselves holding the heart-shaped cookies. The proceeds from the sale of the cookies are…

Employees Recognized at Board Meeting

The SLWK-8 School Speech/Language Pathologist, Nikki O’Neill and ESE Specialist, Marisol Abrahante were recognized at a recent School Board meeting for outstanding service as part of the District’s STAR program. The STAR program recognizes employees for their behaviors, skills and actions that correlate with the District’s vision and acknowledge those that exemplify its core values.…

MEAL INFORMATION

Good news! Breakfast will be free to all students for the entire school year! However, students MUST pay for lunch and snacks. The Free/Reduced lunch application is available on the School District website, here is the link. For those students who were on Free/Reduced lunch last year and have not completed the application yet this…

Dr. Seuss Week

Kindergarten and Second grade teamed up to have students kick-off Dr. Seuss Week. Each kindergarten student was paired with a second grader and the “Reading Buddies” were able to share in reading a few of Dr. Seuss’ children stories.