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Superintendent, Mr. Salemi, reads a story to the 2nd grade students.

Flexible seating as we work on comprehension skills using ReadTheory.org.

Prepping for our math test with Kahoot!

Thank you for participating in Watch DOGS!

2nd Grade Wax Museum

Read-to-Selfie Station

Lights, Camera, Read!

Mrs. Larson's 2nd graders prepare for their Genre test through the use of Kahoot!

Asking a true Olympian speed skater some questions we developed through our Winter Olympics IBL project.

2nd Grade Wax Museum

1st and 2nd grade reading buddies

Reading games at Family Literacy Night

Mrs. Larson's students practice mathematical concepts on EDpuzzle.

Kindergarten students spell their name with virtual magnetic tiles.

1st and 2nd grade reading buddies

Comprehension Station at Family Literacy Night

Mrs. Lappe explains the life cycle of a pumpkin.

1st grade students take a picture with an Olympic Speed Skater, Nancy Swider-Peltz.

What is the Author's Purpose?

Gamifying the 2nd Grade Classroom


Is the Author's Purpose to Entertain, Inform, or Persuade?


2nd Grade Wax Museum

Coding Minecraft for STEM Day




Mission Statement

Westchester Public Schools, District 92½, will apply inquiry-based strategies within the curriculum and foster a culturally responsive, caring and safe environment that addresses the instructional needs of all students while developing leadership skills and opportunities.
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News & Announcements

ABC Countdown – The Last 26 Days!

April 30th through June 5th - Believe it or not, the school year is coming to an end. During the last 26 days of school, WPS will be participating in the ABC countdown. Each school day we will have a different activity depending on the letter of the day. Your child may need to bring or wear certain things on various days. Please Note: Participation is not required. A sheet will be sent home to help your child remember what day in the Countdown we are on. I hope your child enjoys his/her last days!

WMS Art Collection to be Featured at ISBE offices

Artwork created by our WMS students will be showcased at the ISBE Offices at the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago. Congratulations to Ms. Demakis and our WMS students who created such beautiful pieces. Click on the headline to view their incredible art.

Carlson pre-assembled school supply kits

If you are interested in ordering a pre-assembled school supply kit for the upcoming school year, please see the attachment below... It is easy online ordering ONLY (no money is to be sent to school) Visit www.carlsonschoolkits.com, under city, click "Westchester" select "Westchester Primary." Last day to order online: June 7, 2019

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