Lower School Parent Portal

 

Welcome to the Lower School Parent Portal. This is your "go to” for all division information including forms, activities, dates, and more.

Please feel free to reach out to the Lower School Office at 610-399-7962 or email patricia.hunt@westtown.edu if you have a question and can not find the information below.  

Everything Lower School

610-399-7962
Emergencies:
School Security: 610-399-7555
School Closing/Weather Hotline:
610-399-7777

Student Handbook: click here 

Food Allergy Guidelines: click here

Parent Directory: Are you looking for a parent email or phone number? Click here for the online Parent Directory.

VolunteeringThere are many ways to support the Westtown community by volunteering your time and talent.
View our Volunteer FAQs and forms including background check information here.

Questions or not sure how to get involved? Please contact Ellen Songle, Director of Parent Engagement

Lower School on your Device: Receive alerts for Lower School activities and events. Click here how to set up event alerts. Quick video on how to log into Alerts.

Westtown App
Did you know there's a Westtown App?  Learn more here

Lower School Handbook

Click here for the Lower School Handbook.  This is a valuable resource providing information on communication, conduct, and just "being" a Westtown family.

Parent Council & Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events


Lower School Parent Council Meeting Wednesday,  September 18th @ 8:15a in the Belfry - This is the first LSPC Meeting of the year.  As a Lower School parent, you are all members of Parent Council, and are invited and encouraged to attend the monthly meetings.  These meetings are a great way to stay informed about events going on around the school, and to meet and connect with other parents.  Throughout the year, speakers from Westtown's faculty and staff are invited to come and speak on various topics.  This month, T. Karyn will be stopping in with some opening remarks for the 2019-2020 school year.

Westtown's Fall Fest Saturday, September 21st 11:00-2:00 on the Belfry Lawn and Raiford Field - Fall Fest is a fun day of games, food trucks, and pony rides.  ***Volunteers are needed for this event.***  Here is the link for 2019 FallFest volunteers.  Contact Megan Schlickmann with questions.
Thursday, September 26th - Shoemaker Lecturer Series - Join us for an evening with Rebecca Kamen  at 7:30 p.m. in the Barton-Test Theater. As a sculptor and lecturer on the intersections of art, and science, Rebecca Kamen's artwork is informed by her research into cosmology, history and philosophy. 

Friday Night Lights and Family Cookout Friday, October 11th 6:00-8:00p on Raiford Field. Register here.

Lower School Parent Council

Lower School Parent Council Leadership 2019-20:  

LSPC-Clerks: Chrissy Westerman and Joe Marsini

The mission of LSPC (Lower School Parents' Council) is to promote the sense of community and connectedness of all families within the school through social opportunities, parent education and support of the faculty and school programs. All Lower School parents are a part of the LSPC.

All parents are invited to join LSPC meetings at 8:15 am in The Belfry. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month (except March when there will not be a meeting).  LSPC meetings provide a great opportunity to hear more about upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, and school news.
 

Calendars

Moosekids & After School Enrichment

Moosekids care is provided after school, 3:30 until 6 pm, and provides a safe and nurturing environment for children attending Lower School. Children enrolled in the program have an opportunity to participate in both structured and self-directed activities with the Moosekids staff and other professional enrichment activity providers. A healthy snack is provided daily. Don't miss out!  Questions regarding our Moosekids program including how to register?  Please contact Nicole.davidson@westtown.edu.

Fall Enrichment Programs - View Programs, Details and Registration Here

MooseKids Phone Number:
610-633-8773 cell  (operational during school year only, from 3:30 pm until 6 pm)

Getting Ready for September (including health forms information)

Health Forms - have a question regarding health forms?  Please email libbi.mangeri@westtown.edu, in the Health Center office.

PA Residents:  ACT Form

The fall term Lunch Order and Payment Form is now available in your child's My Backpack Account.  Lower School hot lunch is an optional program, available Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and to full-day students only.

Your child's Dismissal Plan Form is now available in your child's My Backpack Account.  Please complete and submit your child's form (one form per child) by August 29th.

Questions regarding anything Lower School? Please contact Trish Hunt, Lower School office, at patricia.hunt@westtown.edu.

Photo Galleries

Enjoy a few photos from the school year here. 


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Lower School Calendar

    • WedSep18 Lower School Parents' Council Meeting 8:15 AM to 9:15 AMBelfry
    • SatSep21 FMC Welcome Dessert Social 2:00 PM to 4:30 PMDining Room
    • MonSep23 LS 5th Grade Overnight Trip to Echo Hill, Worton, Maryland
    • MonSep23 LS Gathering 8:25 AM to 8:45 AMLower School Gathering Room
    • TueSep24 LS 5th Grade Overnight Trip to Echo Hill, Worton, Maryland
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