Good Evening Westlake Warrior Eagle Scholars and Families.  This is your Principal, Ms. Taylor, with your weekly update for the week of October 31 - November 4, 2022. Thank you to all families that donated snacks to our Haunted House Festivities this past Friday. Our scholars had a great time. Monday, October 31 marks the beginning of the 3rd and final marking period of the 1st semester. Please be sure that you are encouraging your scholars to do their absolute best this marking period to end the first half of the school year strong.

End of the 2nd Marking Period: The end of the 2nd marking period was Friday, October 28. Report cards will be distributed the week of November 7.

Halloween: Scholars are permitted to wear costumes to school on Monday, October 31. Please be sure the costumes meet the dress code. We ask that scholars not wear masks that will prohibit the staff from identifying them. There will be a costume contest during lunch. All scholars are encouraged to participate.

Veteran’s Day: There will be No School on Friday, November 11 in observance of the Veteran’s Day Holiday. 

Spirit Week: Westlake will be hosting Spirit Week November 14- 18. There will be theme days/activities for scholars to participate in. More information coming soon!

School Pictures:
Scholars will take their school pictures on Tuesday, November 15. Picture packet information will be sent home this week. All scholars will need to take a photo to be added to Aeries regardless of whether or not a picture package is purchased. 

SSC Meeting: The next School Site Council Meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 16 at 5:30 PM via Zoom.

Thankfulness Dinner: The Annual Thankfulness Dinner will be held on Thursday, November 17 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. This annual event is a time for Westlake Staff and Families to come together to give thanks to one another. More information to come! All Westlake Families are encouraged to attend.

Thanksgiving Break: There will be No School Monday, November 21- Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. School will resume on Monday, November 28. 

Important Upcoming Dates




Week of November 7

Report Cards Distributed


November 11 

Veteran’s Day Holiday- NO SCHOOL


November 14-18

Spirit Week


November 15 

School Picture Day


November 16 

School Site Council (SSC) Meeting

5:30 PM

November 17 

Annual Thankfulness Dinner

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

November 21-25

Thanksgiving Break



Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need assistance by calling the main office at (510) 879-2213 or emailing a staff member directly. That’s all for now, Stay Fly and SOAR and please remember to take care of yourself, take care of one another and take care of Westlake.