Online Registration for 2015-2016 School year begins August 5th.
Thank you SIA Foundation
WLHS band directors Mr. Pettit and Mr. Henady accepted an $8,000 grant from the Subaru-Izuzu Foundation to be used for the West Lafayette Band Program. This grant will be used to purchase a trailer in order transport equipment and instruments needed for the Sound Of West Side Marching Band. This trailer will transport all items to and from events including instruments, uniforms, and props for the shows and the She Devils Dance Team.
Congratulations!Rocky Killion named 2015 Superintendent of the Year for District 4 by the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents. read JConline article
Congratulations! West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School receives a Gold Medal by US News & World Report. Westside is also listed in the top 1% of the nation for academics and STEM.
Four Star School
Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz announced the Indiana public schools earning the 2014 Four Star School Award. The award is the highest State distinction and is given to those schools that perform in the top 25th percentile of schools in performance on ISTEP+ and ECA state exams, in addition to their rating determined by the national No Child Left Behind statute's Adequate yearly Progress (AYP).
All three West Lafayette Community Schools received the award:
Congratulations! West Lafayette Community School Corporation has been recognized by NAMM as one of the 2014 Best Communities for Music Education.
High School Announcements
Junior High School Announcements
Mission StatementIn order to prepare our students to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century, the West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School, in partnership with the community, will cultivate in our students
The academic, artistic, physical, and social growth of the individual;
A love of learning that will continue growth beyond formal education;
Respect for themselves and others;
The ability to interact effectively with people from diverse backgrounds, societies, and cultures;
Problem-solving skills and the adaptability in thinking needed to take their places as productive members of a global society.
Vision StatementGraduates of West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School will be able to implement the skills and knowledge gained in academics and the arts (fine, practical, and physical) as productive members of our society. They will be adapatable thinkers, respecting themselves and others, ready to take their places in a rapidly changing world.
Every individual has the value and the power to make a difference.
Strength lies in diversity of race, cultures, abilities, and talents.
Critical and creative thinking skills are essential to function in today's society.
Effective use of technology is an essential tool in today's society.
In order to prepare our students to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century, the West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School, in partnership with the community, will cultivate in our students: The academic, artistic, physical, and social growth of the individual ...
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West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School Ron Shriner, Principal 1105 N. Grant St. West Lafayette, IN 47906