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Welcome to West Elementary

pic of Principal Kathleen RamirezWest  is committed to providing an education of excellence that meets each student’s interests, abilities, and needs within a common curricular framework. We believe all students can learn to communicate effectively, to think critically and creatively, and to solve problems cooperatively. Students will apply academic and social skills to become responsible lifelong learners and to appreciate uniqueness in self and others.

-Kathleen Ramirez
Principal


 

What's Happening at West:

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UPDATED TIMES AND LOCATIONS FOR JULY AND AUGUST.

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Summer Sports Camps

The HPS coaching staff and Athletic Department are excited to offer sports camps for our students again this summer!

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Cub Scout Pack 3044 is back!

Cub Scouting is fun for the whole family!

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Deaf & Hard of Hearing Summer School

"Summer school is SO good! There are a lot of experiences going on like visuals and active experiences. I'm thinking we can do the same thing next year!" -Will, 11

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West Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • 2 Aug
    • Board Study Session I 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Board Study Session I
      Date: Aug 2
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Virtual
      Calendar: West Calendar
      Click to join virtual meeting.

      This meeting is being conducted via Zoom under the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii) as a result of the Ottawa County Commissioners declaration of an extended state of emergency through May 25, 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic.  If you would like to make a public comment you may do so via Zoom. Board members may be contacted via the District website.

  • 9 Aug
    • Board Study Session I 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Board Study Session I
      Date: Aug 9
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Virtual
      Calendar: West Calendar
      Click to join virtual meeting.

      The meeting is being conducted in a hybrid format with in-person for board members and district administration and encouraged via Zoom for all others,  in accordance with the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii). Additionally, members of the public may both attend meetings and participate in public comment in person to the extent permitted under the OMA and following the requirements issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. If you would like to make public comment you may do so via Zoom.  Board members may be contacted via the District website.   

    • Board Study Session II 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Board Study Session II
      Date: Aug 9
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Virtual
      Calendar: West Calendar

      This meeting is being conducted via Zoom under the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii) as a result of the Ottawa County Commissioners declaration of an extended state of emergency through May 25, 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. If you would like to make a public comment you may do so via Zoom. Board members may be contacted via the District website.

  • 16 Aug
    • Optional Prayer Meeting Prior to Board Meeting
      Date: Aug 16
      Time: 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: West Calendar
    • Board of Education Meeting 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Board of Education Meeting
      Date: Aug 16
      Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Calendar: West Calendar

      This meeting is being conducted via Zoom under the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii) as a result of the Ottawa County Commissioners declaration of an extended state of emergency through May 25, 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. If you would like to make a public comment you may do so via Zoom. Board members may be contacted via the District website.

  • 6 Sep
    • Board Study Session I 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Board Study Session I
      Date: Sep 6
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Virtual
      Calendar: West Calendar
      Click to join virtual meeting.

      This meeting is being conducted via Zoom under the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii) as a result of the Ottawa County Commissioners declaration of an extended state of emergency through May 25, 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic.  If you would like to make a public comment you may do so via Zoom. Board members may be contacted via the District website.

  • 13 Sep
    • Board Study Session I 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Board Study Session I
      Date: Sep 13
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Virtual
      Calendar: West Calendar
      Click to join virtual meeting.

      The meeting is being conducted in a hybrid format with in-person for board members and district administration and encouraged via Zoom for all others,  in accordance with the Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976 15.263, Sec. 3. (2) and 15.263a (b) (i) (ii). Additionally, members of the public may both attend meetings and participate in public comment in person to the extent permitted under the OMA and following the requirements issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. If you would like to make public comment you may do so via Zoom.  Board members may be contacted via the District website.   

West Elementary

500 W. 24th St
Holland, MI 49423
Phone: 616-494-2350
Fax: 616-393-7544

Staff & Teachers

School Times:

  • Full Day | 8:30 - 3:16
  • Half Day | 8:30 - 11:35

West Office Hours:

  • 8:10am- 4:15pm | M-F (August-June)

West Media Center

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Volunteer at West:

We love when parents or guardians get involved. Make sure to fill out the district volunteer form (once each school year) and return it to the office.