September Board of Education Meeting - The regular meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from September 22 to September 29.
Author Visit - Westfield Middle School’s Reading Motivation Committee is honored to host a visit from author Trent Reedy on Friday, September 26th. Mr. Reedy’s novel Words in the Dust received the 2014 Rebeca Caudill Young Readers’ Book Award. During Friday’s visit, Mr. Reedy will speak to students about his career and his newest novel If You’re Reading This. His list of novels also includes the Divided We Fall trilogy and Stealing Air.
Students interested in purchasing his autographed book(s) should ask their ELA teacher for a book order form and return the form and payment by Friday, September 26th. The following novels are available for purchase: If You’re Reading This, hardcover $18; Divided We Fall (Book 1 of new trilogy), hardcover $18; and Words in the Dust, paperback $7.
April 7, 2015 Consolidated General Election - Four terms on our seven-member Board of Education will expire in April 2015 – those of Mr. Terry McKeown, Ms. Tamara Peterson, Mrs. Susan Lancaster, and Mrs. Linda Wojcicki.
With the passage of HB 2418, the Board secretary is no longer responsible for School Board elections. Therefore, nominating petitions must be filed with the Election Authority (DuPage County Election Commission). Filing materials may be accessed via their website: www.dupageco.org/election/.
The first day that prospective candidates may circulate nominating petitions for signatures is September 23, 2014.
District 13 Staff Recognition - Is there a District 13 employee who has made a difference to you, your family or to someone in the community? We would like to hear about it! Please complete the Employee Recognition Form to acknowledge someone who is making a difference in our schools or community.
Pre School Screening - Pre School Screening is available to children who live within District 13 attendance boundaries at no cost to parents.
District 13 Strategic Plan - The
Bloomingdale School District 13
Strategic Plan is intended to provide a
framework for decision
builds upon a common vission, vision, and
guiding principles held by the District community. The process has utilized a broad
data to result in a strategic plan that reflects a shared consensus of
School Calendar: 2014-2015
Cyberbullying Information - Click
here for information about Cyberbullying from the District's
Character Education Committee and The Josephson Institute.
District 13’s Virtual Backpack -
School District 13 is using a Virtual
Backpack for distributing information to parents. The Virtual
Backpack is helping us “go green” by allowing approved
non-profit community organizations to post flyers online instead
of making and distributing hundreds of paper copies. Doing so will
also save the district and community members a tremendous amount
of time and money.
Student Accident Information - Enrollment
in the voluntary out of school student accident insurance can now
be completed online. Click here
for more information.
District 13 Health Website - Click
here for state health requirements.
PowerSchool Parent Access - PowerSchool
Parent Access is now available to all Westfield parents. PowerSchool
Parent Access provides online access to student grades and attendance.
Click here to learn how to use PowerSchool
Late Bus Information - District
13 has a late bus that runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays,
beginning the second week of school. It arrives for pick up at Erickson
at 4:35, at DuJardin at 4:50, and at Westfield at 5:05. This one
bus covers most of the district bus territory, makes fewer stops,
and can take an hour or more to complete its run, depending on the
number of students. The late bus service is only available for regular
School Closing Announcements - Click
here to read important school closing information.
September 23, 2014
Hot Lunch Rosati's
Bus Safety Drills
DuJardin - 11:55-12:20
4th & 5th Grade Chorus Practice
DuJardin - 3:40-4:15
Book Munchers Book Club
Erickson - 12:00-12:50
Erickson - 3:30-5:15
Running Club meet at Erickson
Westfield - 4:00 pm
Cross Country Meet at Erickson School
Westfield - 3:40-4:50
MAP Testing-7th Grade Math
Westfield - 2:00
Chicago Bears Day Assembly
Complete District Calendar