Aug. 7-8: Used Uniform Sale

pto-useduniform-logo The PTO is opening the pre-owned uniform closet in room M215 on the following days (takes stairs by the Welcome desk to room M215).

August 7 (10 am – 6 pm) and August 8 (10 am – 4 pm) 

The next used uniform sales will be August 21 and 23 in the gym during Elementary and Secondary orientation. 

Limited supply: dri fit polos and eagle nation available.

Large supply: hoodies, spiritwear, short sleeve and long sleeve cotton polos, and uniform bottoms. 

Spring Cleaning your Closets?? Please donate all your CLEAN FWA uniforms, spirits shirts, and PE clothes to the donation bin. The used uniforms donation bin is located in the hallway outside the ETC. Office.  All donations go toward the PTO used uniform closet. All money / sales from the closet go toward the Teacher Appreciation budget.

Please contact Amy Abels (atvu@comcast.net) if you have questions.

Visit the PTO Page

 

Aug. 24: Secondary Welcome Camp, 4-6 pm

We would like to invite our new 6th – 12th grade students (including current students rising to 6th grade) to join us for our annual Welcome Camp on Friday, August 24, at 4:00 pm.

During the camp new students will receive their class schedule, be given a tour of the campus, get some important insights to life at Faith West, and make friends with new and returning students.

The event will culminate in our school wide “Back to School Bash” at Lake West from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Be sure to bring your swim suit, towel, goggles, etc.

 

Back to School Information

2018-2019 Instructional Calendar
Preschool Orientation

Thursday, August 16.  7:00 – 9:00 pm.

Kindergarten Meet the Teacher

to be determined

Elementary Orientation (Kindergarten through 5th Grade)

Tuesday, August 21.  7:00 – 9:00 pm.

Secondary Orientation (6th through 12th Grade)

Thursday, August 23.  7:00 – 9:00 pm.

Welcome Camp (All 6th Grade and All New 7th through 12th Grade)

Friday, August 24.  400 – 6:00 pm.

Back to School Bash at the Lake (All Families Welcome)

Friday, August 24.  6:00 – 8:00 pm.

First Day of School

Monday, August 27

School Hours for all Grades

7:45 am to 3:30 pm

Used Uniform Information
  • August 7 (10 am – 6 pm) and August 8 (10 am – 4 pm) in room M215 (takes stairs by the Welcome desk to room M215).
  • August 21 and 23 in the gym during Elementary and Secondary orientation. 
School Uniforms and PE Uniforms

Faith West uses FlynnO’Hara and Lands’ End as our school uniform suppliers. Any items purchased previously from Parker Uniforms and any Faith West dri-fit polos are always acceptable.
School Uniforms and Dress Code

Lunch Accounts

Faith West uses a payment portal for school lunch accounts.  You can receive notices when your lunch account is low on funds and automatically post funds to your student’s account. If you do not want your child to make purchases at the school cafeteria using an account, you MUST create an account and restrict all purchases for your child. They will always be able to purchase with cash.
School Lunch Account and Menus

Block Schedule for Secondary

Junior high and senior high students have a modified block schedule.
Block Schedule Explained Block Calendar

Carpool Information

Carpool begins at 3:30.
Carpool Information Page

Student Handbooks

Student Handbooks

Extended Care Information

If your child requires care before or after normal school hours, you can sign up for the Extended Care program. Care is available from 6:30 am – 6:00 pm.
Extended Care Information

Update Your Safe Sender List 

To ensure that you are receiving all emails from Faith West, please add messenger@plusportals.com to your safe sender list.  If you believe you are not receiving emails from Faith West, please email Karen Solomon (ksolomon@faithwest.org) so she can investigate this matter for you.

Have you Finished Your Summer Assignments?

Summer Assignments Page

Student Driver Information

If your student will be driving to school, they must obtain a parking permit.  There is a $20 fee.
Complete Permit Application

School Supplies

We are not offering pre-boxed school supplies this year. 
Supply Lists

New Family Welcome Team

Visit the PTO Page

Summer Assignments Posted

Summer Assignments are required for the following:

  • Elementary Reading (Kindergarten through 5th)
  • Elementary Math (Kindergarten through 5th)
  • Secondary English (6th through 12th)
  • Secondary Social Studies (9th through 12th)

NOTE: If you transfer from a college prep level class to a Pre-AP or AP level class during the first semester, you are still required to complete the summer assignment.

VISIT THE SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS PAGE

Summer School Information

Faith West Academy 2018 Summer Term program is offered to help students restore missing credits and to make room in a Fall schedule for other courses.

  • Summer Term I – Wednesday, June 6 – Wednesday, June 27 (plus working at home)
  • Summer Term II – Monday, June 25 – Friday, July 20 (plus working at home)

Summer School Details

Please Consider Donating Your Used Uniforms

Spring Cleaning your Closets??

Please consider donating all your CLEAN FWA uniforms, spirits shirts, and outerwear to the PTO used uniform closet.  The used uniform donation bin is located in the hallway outside the ETC. Office.  The money generated from these donations go toward the Teacher Appreciation budget.

Year Book Photos Needed

In order to fill our yearbook up with as many memories as possible, we need your pictures!

We would like every student to be represented in the yearbook. We invite you to share your pictures of the students, both group and individual, as well as clubs or sporting events.

Email pictures to mspigener@faithwest.org