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Congratulations to Ms. Anna-Lisa Bailey
West Lake Elementary School
Teacher of the Year

 New Student and Kindergarten Tours

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The General Tours are designed to provide an overview of the school campus, bell schedule and general information about West Lake Elementary School for all new families for the 2016-2017 school year.

The Kindergarten Specific tours are reserved for incoming enrolled kindergarten students. These tours will be guided by our Kindergarten staff and will provide new kindergarten families with an overview of the kindergarten classroom, daily activities and schedule.

BUS Change for Routes 5 & 8

Currently for West Lake Middle and West Lake Elementary routes 5 & 8 are combined in the morning only. Due to the combination the pick-up times for route 8 have changed. The approximate pick-up times are as follows:

Brighton Bluff Dr & Windscape Dr –  6:40 am
Brighton Bluff Dr & Silverbend Dr  –  6:42 am
Brighton Ridge & Silverbend Dr –     6:43 am
Canopy Woods & Thurrock Dr      –  6:44 am
Thurrock Dr & White Trillium Ln     –  6:45 am

As always drivers have a 10 minute window before and after the pick-up time due to circumstances example traffic etc.

Meet the Staff 

Click to watch a short video clip introducing the WLES 2015-2016 staff.

2015-2016 Bus Routes

Bus videos explaining WCPSS NEW PROCEDURE for loading the bus. PARENTS please view and review with your child.
Video 1, Video 2, Video 3

2015-2016 Supply List

WLES Framework for Action 2015-2018

Click here to preview a short video as Mr. Simons presents our plan.

Resources for Exploration
Help your child retain their reading skills over track-out.

Wake County Public School System has launched a new electronic flyer communication tool called “Peachjar.” The paper flyers we have been sending home will now be sent electronically to your inbox. These eflyers can also be viewed by clicking on the Peachjar button that has been placed on our school’s website. This “green” initiative will save our schools tons of paper and reduce copy costs. On top of that, paperless delivery of school flyers removes a significant administrative burden from teachers, office staff, and volunteers.
Action is required for you to receive school flyers! Please visit peachjar.com to register.  By registering, you will get electronic flyers delivered right to your inbox and you will stay informed about upcoming school activities, programs, and events! This system is used exclusively for distribution of school-approved flyers. Your email address will not be shared or used for any other purpose.
Thank you for supporting our efforts to ensure parents are well informed about school programs, activities, and events.