On Tuesday, October 4, The National Theatre for Children came to our school and performed for our K-2 students. They performed an energy show sponsored by FPL titled Captain Wattage. Captain Wattage solved the mystery about who was stealing energy. (It was Vivica Voltage!) The boys and girls (and teachers) loved it! The student who…Details
Our goal at St. Lucie West K-8 School is to continue to provide excellent teaching and learning experiences for students.
Located in Port St. Lucie, we offer high standard academic courses with a strong emphasis placed on reading, writing and technology. Each classroom is equipped with student computer workstations and supervised Internet access. A variety of academic and elective courses are available to enable students to make good, sound choices about their future, and to instill in them the desire for lifelong learning.
Over the summer, Mrs. Nemeth, 1st Grade Teacher, received 5 tablets for her classroom through a Donors Choose proposal. Seesaw is a student-driven digital portfolio that empowers students to independently document what they are learning at school. Students can use photos, videos, drawings, text notes, links, and the recorder to show what they know. After…Details
A good shark day to practice the tools of geometry! Mrs. Davenport’s eighth grade students enhanced their understanding of isometric drawings, nets, planes, & angle relationships by drawing models of them & peer coaching each other.
The Shark Chefs had an AMAZING time at the NFL Dolphin Training Facility preparing their healthy version of Chicken Alfredo Fettuccine and Broccoli. Although we did not take home the gold, we returned with medals and memories that will live long and inspire a future of creative cuisine! Congratulations to Imani Johnson, Bradley Lessard, and…Details
Several SLWK-8 Band students were selected to participate in the district-wide Music In Our Schools performance recently at the Havert L. Fenn Center in Fort Pierce. From left to right: Ben Haley, Jessica Morales, Brooke Rossman, Paris Daniels, Amaree Brunson, Colin Torbus, Izabela Powell, George Doctsch, Alyssa Portee, Madisyn Shaw, and Gabriel GonzalezDetails
The SLWK-8 My School Color Run sponsored by the Student Council was a huge success! Thank you everyone for your participation! Special thanks for Ms. Taylor, Mrs. Portee and Dean K for their hard work in organizing this event. Everyone had a colorful time!
Math Night 2017 was a huge success! Thanks to Mrs. Torres, Mrs. Plaka and Ms. Lane for organizing this event.
The SLWK-8 Kindergarten students were treated to a reading of Green Eggs and Ham by Principal Gardner and performances by students in Mrs. Binns’ Gifted class on Friday.
Our Band Director, Ms. Jennifer Rosser, was honored with the opportunity to be the clinician for the Heartland Middle School Honor Band of Highlands County recently. The honor band consisted of the best band students from nearly 11 middle schools of the surrounding cities in the Highlands County area. Ms. Rosser rehearsed the band for…Details