Westpine's News Flash
For information on Westpine's Advanced Academic Academy(A3) click on tab on menu bar above.
City of Sunrise BikeRodeo!!!
Rewards & Prizes! Click here for more Info.
You may pre-purchase your 2014-2015 yearbook on line @ ybpay.lifetouch.com, the cost is $35.00 and the yearbook ID code is 9190115. You can also submit candid school photos for consideration in the yearbook. To submit photos to the yearbook staff, go to community.lifetouch.com and register with the access code: KDZRLC.
Box Tops for Education!!!
We are still collecting BOX TOPS. We will have a second submission date later in the spring, so keep collecting.
Pasta for Pennies!!!
WPM is participating in Pasta for Pennies, which is a National fundraising, campaign sponsored by Olive Garden Italian Restaurant and benefiting the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. White boxes have been delivered to your 6th period classrooms for collection of pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and dollar denominations. We will be collecting from February 23 – March 13, after the three week period, the 6th period class with the most conations will receive a pasta party lunch from Olive Garden and will be able to silly string their grade level administrator
Girls' Flag Football
Congratulations to the girls' flag football team for defeating Silver Lakes yesterday 14-0. Defensively the team had two interceptions and several QB sacks for loss yardage. Offensively, the team continues to dominate with big plays on the ground and in the air. Way to go Lady Panthers!!!! Come out tomorrow to support both teams at the SAC at 2:00 p.m. as they play Renaissance Coral Springs
Exciting Events at Broward County Libraries:
- Teen Video Challenge
- Louder than a library
The New Florida Assessments are here!
FSA Training Tests
FSA (Florida Standards Assessment) is the state’s new assessment tool. Students have access to online practice training tests through the FSA website and are encouraged to take these online tests to familiarize themselves with the system. Here at Westpine all students will experience this new test system prior to the actual test, but students are encouraged to practice at home as much as possible.The practice tests ARE meant to teach your child how to navigate and use the tools during testing. The website is: www.fsassessments.org. Before signing on please read the Florida Standards Assessments Quick Guide to the Training Test
Walkabout Autism & Expo
So far, our School's Team (Westpine Panthers Corp) for Dan Marino's WalkAbout Autism event has raised over $1000. Thank you to all who have donated. Please keep the donations coming in for this worthy cause.Click here to donate. Print your receipt and bring it to school to get your blue paper sneaker, we will ask you to put your name on the sneaker and we will display the sneakers throughout the school. There is also a donation jar in the cafeteria to collect any coins you would like to donate.
School Public Accountability ReportThis report can now be accessed at http://doeweb-prd.doe.state.fl.us/eds/nclbspar/index.cfm
Move Over Famous Artists! Westpine's Artists are taking over the spotlight! We have teamed up with Artsonia, the world's largest online kid's art museum to display our students' artwork. Our students join thousands of students from over 130 countries whose artwork is showcased on Artsonia. Artsonia provides online features such as fan clubs and personal guestbooks. Family members can purchase keepsakes, like posters, t-shirts, etc., imprinted with the child's artwork, and Artsonia gives 20% of the purchases back to Westpine.To view our exhibit click here!
District meetings are being held at various locations throughout Broward County. Click on links below for locations, dates and times.
of Broward County is the provider for Westpine's afterschool program. It is open to all Westpines' students, Mon - Fri, 3:15 - 6:00 p.m. Registration fee is $27.00 per household. Cost is $100.00 per month per child. Payments made by money order or check at Westpine. The program supports your child's development in many ways:
• Small group tutoring
• Academic support
• Positive social interaction
• Community involvement
• Nutrition education
• Cultural enrichment
Click here for application forms
Family Counseling Has Moved!
The Family Counseling Program has an office in your Innovation Zone at Piper High School which offers free, confidential counseling services to students and their families. Please call: (754) 322-1700 ext. 2082 to schedule an appointment.