Western Hills Elementary School

The first round of STAAR Testing will begin on March 28th with 5th grade math and 4th grade writing, on March 29th, 5th grade will take the reading test. Per state law, no visitors are allowed on campus on test days.
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Defeat the STAAR Test - May The Scores Be With You!

Mrs. Cook, Mrs. Foster, Ms. Lewis & Ms. Knott at TISD Big Art Day on March 2nd

4th grade students show-off their "Roller Girl" inspired artwork at the TISD Bluebonnet Extravaganza!

3rd grade students pose with the cabbages entered in the 3rd Grade Bonnie Plants National Cabbage Contest.

Deyauna Milton holds her 1st place Bonnie Plants Cabbage.

Vaughn McQuiston holds his 2nd place Bonnie Plants Cabbage.

Elizabeth Collins holds her 3rd place Bonnie Plants Cabbage.

WHES Celebrates 100 Days of Freedom to Learn

WHES Celebrates 100 Days of Freedom to Learn!

PTO hosted a "Donuts With Dad" breakfast on Friday February 10th. 

PTO hosted a "Donuts With Dad" breakfast on Friday February 10th. 

Chef Rob of TISD School Nutrition, uses fresh ingredients from the WHES garden to prepare Eggplant Parmesan.

Western Hills Elementary School - "Academic Excellence for All"

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Defeat the STAAR Test - May the Scores Be With You!

May the Scores Be With You!

4th & 5th grade students will begin the first round of STAAR tests next week. 4th grade will take the STAAR writing assessment on Tuesday March 28th. 5th grade will take the STAAR math test on Tuesday March 28th and the STAAR reading test on Wednesday March 29th. The state mandates that 5th grade students pass the reading & math test in order to progress to the 6th grade. Please note that we will not have lunch guests or volunteers on these days due to test security requirements.
Our school has adopted a STAR Wars theme to defeat the STAAR Test - May The Scores Be With You!

Career Week

Career Day

During the week of March 6th-10th we will be celebrating Career Week. Students will be exposed to a variety of careers and learn about the necessary education, certification, experience, and interests to obtain each of these jobs. We will end the week with Career Day presentations on Friday March 10th. We have speakers coming from a variety of fields. In an effort to increase student interest in Career Week, we are inviting students to participate in a week of themed dress-up days.

TISD Presents: Big Art Day!

Temple ISD Big Art Day

Come join us for an evening of creating art on Thursday March 2nd from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Temple High School cafeteria. Various activities will be available for artists of all levels. Admission is FREE. Come join the fun!

TISD Bluebonnet Extravaganza

TISD Bluebonnet Reading Extravaganza

Yesterday, students across Temple ISD, attended the Bluebonnet Extravaganza at the Temple High School Library. Some of our very own 4th & 5th grade students were able to attend the special event, which recognizes the efforts of students who read at least 5 of the Texas Bluebonnet Award winning books. At the event, students participated in a variety of activities and crafts related to the books that they read. Our campus librarian, Mrs. Donofrio, helped coordinate the event.

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STAAR Test - 4th Grade Writing & 5th Grade Math
Date: 3/28/2017
STAAR Test - 5th Grade Reading
Date: 3/29/2017
Student Council Meeting
Date: 4/3/2017, 2 PM 2:30 PM
Location: WHES Library
Kindergarten & 5th Grade Graduation Pictures
Date: 4/6/2017
Location: WHES
Art Show Opening Night
Date: 4/10/2017, 5:30 PM 7 PM
Location: Cultural Activities Center (CAC) in Temple.