Category Archives: News

Understanding Your Child’s MAP Results

From Dr. Young: During the first nine weeks of the school year we conduct annual testing to help determine your child’s current academic standing. The test we utilize for our universal screening of all students is the Northwest Evaluation Association Measures of Academic Progress (MAP). This assessment is nationally normed and provides us with a… Read More »

Welcome, Dr. Young!

Dr. Russell Young has been selected as the new principal at West End. Most recently, Dr. Young was an assistant principal at Hunters Lane High School, heading up the school’s Academy of International Baccalaureate. A former middle school science teacher, he has degrees in biology and educational leadership. Follow Dr. Young on Twitter @DrRJYoung. UPDATE:… Read More »

New Principal Survey

With Dr. Hammond moving into a new role as Executive Director of School Support & Improvement with MNPS on July 1, West End will have a new principal for the 2017-18 school year. As part of the process for identifying the best candidate for this position, the district is conducting a survey to identify the… Read More »

Oakley Christian Memorial Fund Established to Benefit West End Students

On October 18, 2016, the Board of Directors of the West End High School Alumni Association passed a resolution establishing the Oakley Christian Memorial Fund to benefit current students at West End Middle School. Cecil Oakley Christian, Jr. attended Eakin Elementary, Cavert Junior High, and West End High School, graduating in 1954. After getting a… Read More »

Important Info for New Families

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