Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"

Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"


Congratulations to our LightHouse shining star Miss Janya Brown! She has been chosen as the Westwood Elementary School 2021-2022 Student of the Year. Janya has been with the LightHouse program since the 3rd grade when it first started on Westwood’s campus. She is currently in the 5th grade. So proud! ⭐️ Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"
Shout out to all of our schools who raised funds for LAA+ through Giving Tuesday! Coming in SECOND PLACE for the most funds raised this year goes to.... Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"! Congratulations Westwood for exceeding your $500 goal! Westwood will receive a George Rodrigue print featuring the iconic Blue Dog!
Shout out to all of our schools who raised funds for LAA+ through Giving Tuesday! Here's what Westwood Elementary "The Ranch" has raised so far!
You can donate too! Go to 225gives.org/LAAplus to donate to LAA+ Schools!
❤️ Team Westwood is back and ready for the new year!! 💙
Westwood Elementary "The Ranch" Caddo Parish Public Schools
Practicing our sight words with Zingo!
Xavier and Xander made scrape paintings. They each dropped different colors of paint on a piece of paper and then took a sturdy piece of cardboard and scraped the paint around to create an abstract piece of art.
The boys and their current bedtime favorites.
I’m currently reading this book from our library about a fifth grader who doesn’t like change and misses fifth grade. How appropriate for this weird time we’re in!
We made it outside right before the rain today. Started out on a scavenger hunt and then bubbles.
Johnny hanson
Day 2: BUILD! Xavier's skyscraper and Xander with his flower.

We strive to give our scholars experiences! The best learning happens outside of the classroom. Our

Operating as usual

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/22/2023

There were so many scholars and teachers on fire today all across campus, and we were fortunate to capture a few of those exciting moments when they weren't looking!!!! Great job everybody, can't wait to capture more awesome learning moments tomorrow!!! Onward and upward, let's go Team Westwood!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/18/2023

What a way to close out the 2nd week of school with surprise school supply deliveries for our sweet scholars!!!!! Sending a huge shout-out to the Management Team at Kroger's on Youree Drive and The Air Force Sergeant's Association!!!! Parents, when we said you don't have to purchase another school supply this year, we meant it!!!!


Go ahead and get your new 23-24 Spirit Shirt now! Just scan the code below and follow the easy process!!


So many hugs, so much laughter, and a lot of love as we welcomed scholars back this morning on the red carpet!!! We're excited about this year and looking forward to the best year yet!!!!!


School bells are ringing loud and clear; vacation’s over, post your back to school pictures here!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/08/2023

How exciting to welcome our teachers back today!!! From breakfast to lunch, to team building challenges that included a city scavenger hunt, a cup challenge(that we're sure we'll all feel tomorrow), to achievement awards, and planning for this amazing year......we are definitely gearing up for an amazing year with our scholars!!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/07/2023

Open House 2023-2024.....much excitement, many smiles, and more importantly we are ready for what is sure to be our best year yet! A huge thanks to the Woodlawn Leadership Academy Drumline, District 7 Board Member, Mr. Darrin Dixon, our wonderful staff and the most amazing parents and scholars ever! 2023-24 school year, here we come!!!


Today's the big day....meet us at 4p.m. in the cafetorium!! Get there early for the best seats!!!!


When you look on Facebook, and see that community friends who care about our schools have stopped by to pray over Westwood Elementary for the upcoming year, your heart can only smile! Thanks for stopping by on your journey Mr. Kevin and Mrs. Mary Pickens and friends. It's going to be an awesome year!!


Just a few more days before the sounds of fun and learning fill the hallways and classrooms!!! We can't wait to see you scholars!!!!


THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!! Teachers and Administrators are ready!!! The Food Truck, Sno-Cone Truck, Refreshments, Westwood dancers are all ready! Free school supplies are ready to be distributed! Final touches are being put on the classrooms! All we need to know is, parents, grandparents, families, and scholars are you ready?? ROLL CALL!! Comment here and let us know if you'll be in the place at 4pm this Sunday. Who knows, your comment just may qualify you for one of those prizes!!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/03/2023

To our sweet friends at Commercial Metals Company, thank you for all that you do throughout the year for our scholars and community!!! These school supplies will certainly go a long way! We are indeed thankful!!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 08/03/2023

When your school board member is backed up to the school before 7:00 a.m. with school supplies, we already know today is only going to get better. Thank you DISTRICT 7 School Board representative Mr. Darrin Dixon for always being a champion for our scholars and community!!!


The Shreveport Police Department has an urgent need for crossing guards to help keep our children safe through the school year.

Have a few spare hours in your day? Please consider joining our team. This is a huge service to our children and our community.

Please call Lieutenant Eric Miles at 318-675-2230 to apply.


The countdown is on until our exciting kick-off!!! Food trucks, sno-cones and lots of fun!!! Please make sure you meet us in the cafetorium as our scholars and dance team kick off the program at 4:00 p.m.!!!!! Get there early for a great seat!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 07/26/2023

Gearing up for the new year with a little face lifting in our cafetorium....retractable screen, stage lighting, state of the art sound system, and a new lighting system throughout the cafeteria!!! A lot of excitement on campus already, and it's just the beginning!!!


Try-outs are gearing up for the 2023-2024 Westwood Praise Dance Team!!!
We are excited about them welcoming us back this year at our Open House on Sunday, August 6th at 4:00 pm!!! You don't won't to miss the kick-off!!!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 07/21/2023

Alot of fun for Team Westwood at the United Way Fill the Bus event today.....but more importantly, these school supplies are sure to go a long way in helping scholars kick off another successful school year!!!! Thank you United Way, and way to go team!!!


Today is the big day, come on out to the Walmart on Shreveport/Barksdale Highway at 3:00 p.m. to help us Fill the Bus with supplies for our scholars!!! See you there!!!

We appreciate the United Way of Northwest Louisiana and our community partners for their support of teachers and students in Caddo Parish with Fill the Bus! Starting this weekend, you can visit participating Walmart Supercenters to purchase school supplies! Your donations will provide students with the tools they'll need to succeed in the classroom!


Attention former Westwood Students who are attending CMCTS this fall.....



SPAR Recreation and Robert Williams III are teaming up for a Drive-Thru Community Back to School Giveaway! We will be giving out FREE backpacks with school and hygiene supplies!

➡️ Sunday, August 6th
➡️ A.B. Palmer Community Center - 547 E. 70th Street
➡️ 10:00 a.m.



Team Westwood will be on site this Friday from 3:00-4:30pm collecting school supplies for our scholars. We would love to see your smiling faces at the Shreveport/Barksdale Walmart location!!!

We appreciate the United Way of Northwest Louisiana and our community partners for their support of teachers and students in Caddo Parish with Fill the Bus! Starting this weekend, you can visit participating Walmart Supercenters to purchase school supplies! Your donations will provide students with the tools they'll need to succeed in the classroom!

Photos from Westwood Elementary "The Ranch"'s post 07/17/2023

FREE FREE FREE CPR Training for students Kindergarten- 12th Grade! Sweat with Jess will also provide FREE student workout. A healthy start to a healthy HEART! Tierney Hewitt Washington Jessica Shaw

Club KEMET | STEM education | Louisiana, USA 07/04/2023

Join us for our exciting STEM camps at LSUS. This month students are building cars, designing ice cream, creating an archeological replica, and learning about DNA. Camps are open to children ages 6-14 years old.

At our STEM Summer Camp, your child will have the opportunity to:

- Conduct experiments and explore scientific concepts
- Explore the world of engineering and design
- Work on exciting projects with other campers

To learn more go to our website at www.clubkemet.org

Club KEMET | STEM education | Louisiana, USA Club KEMET offers STEM out-of-school time enrichment activities for students between the ages of 6-18 years old. Students engage in hands-on STEM education by doing projects that help to reinforce and grow their understanding and love for STEM fields.

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