West Glades School reaches 30 gallons of pull tabs

West Glades School has set a goal this year to collect 100 gallons of pull tabs from aluminum cans to support the Ronald McDonald House of Southwest Florida. Students have been working hard to collect these tabs to be recycled that will help provide a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill children. All dollars raised […]

WGS Sunshine State October Update

West Glades students are continuing to meet the Sunshine State Reading Challenge. Their October update for WGS is: Three Book Readers – Kylee Carmo, Blake Sewell, Landon Summeralls, Jackson White, Laeda Lewis, Joshua Myrtil Pierre, Isai Mendoza Ramirez, Teagan Dobson and Karla Marines. Five Book Readers – Alex Nelson, Payton Crews, David Lopez, Valerie Zuniga […]

Moore Haven Middle High School Track to host Turkey Trot

MOORE HAVEN — The Moore Haven Middle High School Track will hold their annual Turkey Trot on Thursday, Nov. 15. Registration will be held at 6 p.m. and the trot starts at 6:30 p.m. Trot by yourself or trot with a team. All participants will be entered in a drawing for prizes. For information call […]

WGS students filled shoebox for Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child, Samaritan Purse Organization, collects shoeboxes filled with gifts and delivers them to children in need. West Glades School (WGS) Jr. Beta Club and Mrs. Gonzalez’ third grade class got a head start on blessing others during the Christmas season by filling shoeboxes that will be sent to children around the world. Thanks […]

WGS students honors veterans with cards

West Glades School (WGS) students in Mrs. Huysman’s library classes recently spent time discussing the importance of Veterans Day and made cards to send to the West Palm Beach VA Hospital. The WGS Jr. Beta Club added to their effort and prepared cards to send, also. Together, over 275 cards were sent to honor these […]

West Glades School goes pink

West Glades School (WGS) went pink during the month of October for Breast Cancer Awareness. Numerous fundraisers including t-shirt sales, Think Pink Walk, Jeans and Pink Month, and pink ribbon sales helped them surpass their goal of $2000. With last minute donations, WGS was able to donate $2419.50 to Lee Health to help with wig […]

West Glades School Honor Roll

West Glades School announces their honor roll students for the first nine weeks semester of the 2018/2019 school year. A Honor Roll • First grade: Giovanni Cuacua, Parker Dillman, Harper Hatfield, Cheyenne Kats, Aubrey Kersey, Ava Meyer, Alana Ross, Legend Thigpen, Gabriella Calero, Alexis Casiano, Cassi Hendry, Bryan Juarez-Alonso, Jace Kennedy, Cole Martin, Keira Moore, […]

WGS collecting supplies for Hurricane Michael Relief

West Glades School (WGS) joined the district in collecting supplies for the Hurricane Michael relief effort the week of Oct. 22. In just three days, students, parents, and staff were able to collect needed supplies that were transported to north Florida to help those recovering from the hurricane. WGS is happy to Pay It Forward […]

WGS collects pull tabs

  Ronald McDonald House of Southwest Florida collects pull tabs instead of entire aluminum cans because the tabs are pure high-quality aluminum. This is a simple way to recycle and help the Ronald McDonald House, where they provide a home away from home for the families of seriously ill children. All dollars raised are put […]

Families enjoyed playing Bingo for Books

West Glades School’s Bingo for Books took place on Oct. 9. Parents and their children were invited to the school to play bingo together and hear some great reading tips from teachers. There were 92 people representing 34 families who came out for a fun evening to play bingo together, and each child who attended […]