Students at Westwind Elementary School began eating breakfast in their classrooms Monday morning as part of the Universal-Free School Breakfast Program. The federal program is an addition to the school breakfast program, said Joyce Trevino, food services director for Frenship Independent School District and Aramark. Trevino said studies show about 35 percent of students participate [...]
Westwind Elementary School’s new principal has school leadership in his blood — three generations of it. Todd Newberry, who was announced as the new Westwind principal at a Frenship Independent School District board meeting in the spring, said both his grandfather and father were school principals. “It gets in your blood, and you know what [...]
The student and staff anchors of Westwind Elementary School’s live broadcast of the morning announcements must have said “Happy Valentine’s Day” 50 times, but other than the holiday, nothing seemed out of the ordinary on the broadcast until the closer. Assistant Principal Denise Stewart was giving out Valentine bears from a school raffle and then [...]
A blood drive will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today outside of Westwind Elementary School on the donor bus.
Westwind Elementary will wrap up its school fundraiser this week.
Westwind Elementary will be selling short sleeve and long sleeve T-shirts as well as sweatshirts and zip hoodies.
Frenship elementary schools will host kindergarten registration 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Children who are 5 years old by Sept. 1 will be eligible to enroll. To register, the child must have a certified birth certificate, immunization record, social security card and proof of residence. The person who enrolls the child must have a current picture ID.
Students at Westwind, North Ridge and Bennett elementaries donated more than 3,000 books to the Ronald McDonald House through a book drive sponsored by Aramark. “I am overwhelmed that it was just three elementary schools … that was amazing,” said Dina Jeffries, the outreach coordinator for Ronald McDonald House. Jeffries said some of the books [...]