West Glades School Citizens of the Month

West Glades School announces the names of their Citizens of the Month students for November. Kindergarten through second grade: Rhys Roof, Kimberly Trejo, Macy Corbitt, Andrew Reinking, Andrea Madrid, Adrian Perez, John Dupree, Parker Dillman, Sophia Mora, Brianna Salazar, Israel DeSantiago and Colt Meyer. Third through fifth grades: Makayla Obenauer-Salazar, Evan Romero, Ayslin Trejo, Marco […]

Jr. Beta supports Operation Backpack

MOORE HAVEN — The mission of Operation Backpack is to feed children and give hope to the families who receive them. West Glades School (WGS) Jr. Beta Club recently spent an afternoon packing 240 backpacks to be distributed to students in LaBelle and West Glades Schools. This community service is completely funded by donations from […]

Students coordinate food project

Builders Club is the largest service organization for middle school students (ages 12-13) and West Glades School (WGS) in Glades County was proud to partner with LaBelle Kiwanis to have an active group in the school. Recently, these students spent time putting together boxes of Thanksgiving Day food to bless 13 families in their area. […]

WGS Builders Club coordinates Thanksgiving Food Project

Builders Club is the largest service organization for middle school students (ages 12-13) and West Glades School (WGS) is proud to partner with LaBelle Kiwanis to have an active group in our school. Recently, these students spent time putting together boxes of Thanksgiving Day food to bless 13 families in their area. Donations were made […]

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 […]

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, […]