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Chesterton, IN 46304

Phone: 219-983-3710

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Westchester is dedicated to becoming the keystone to developing successful students.
We believe success is developed through the following building blocks:
   Communication Skills
   Organization
   Respect
   Enthusiasm for Learning

Welcome to Westchester Intermediate School

  • March 2-6 is
    Superheroes Spirit Week  
    (Click here to see the full week's schedule!)
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  •  MONDAY
    Read Across America
    • Save the day with a good book
    • Bring a pillow or blanket for curl up and read (5th grade only)
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  • TUESDAY 
    Team wear
    • Team Superhero!
    • Wear your favorite team shirt.
     
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  • Movie Night
     

    Who's ready for a movie?

    Winter Movie Night this Friday here at WIS, Gym B. Doors open at 6:30, movie starts at 7:00. Hosted by WIS PTO.

    Students are voting this week for their favorite movie. Jars are set up in the cafeteria for the students to vote (with quarters) at lunchtime.

    The choices this year are: Big Hero 6, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Dolphin Tale 2

    Hotdogs, popcorn, candy, and drinks will be available to purchase.
    Admission is free, and one lucky family will win the movie at the end of the night!


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  • Culver's Kickback
    Culver's Kickback

    Visit Culver's in Chesterton on Tuesday, March 10 to support Westchester Intermediate School. 10% of sales will be donated to our school to help fund student activities. Remember to show your flyer or tell your cashier you're there for the kickback!

     
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  • Parents/Guardians and Staff:

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 121 cases of measles have been reported in 17 states from January 1 to February 6, 2015.  Most of these cases are part of a large, ongoing, multistate outbreak linked to Disneyland or Disney California Adventure Park.  As of February 6, 2015, five confirmed cases of measles have been identified in infants attending a Chicago-area daycare.  To date, no cases have been identified in Indiana.  

    Please read this informative letter from our Health Services department. There is additional information available on the Health Services web site


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  • Pennies for Patients

    pennies We need your help in the fight against blood cancers! By participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) School & Youth programs, our school is working with LLS to help blood cancer patients live their best life today. 

    All money collected goes to help children with blood cancers and to fund research for a cure!
    To donate, click the link below and select the homeroom teacher of your choice. The 5th and 6th grade class that raises the most money will earn extra points for the Anti Garbage Games during Going Green Week.
     

     
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  • Camp Invention
     
    Like to make things from parts and pieces of other things? Your ideas will turn the ordinary into the extraordinary because at Camp Invention your imagination rules! Liberty Intermediate School will host Camp Invention this summer from June 15th - June 19th from 9:00AM to 3:30PM.  This hands-on science camp is offered to all students going into 1st through 6th grade next school year.
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  • Longacre Loot
    Ask your child how he or she can earn Longacre Loot! 

     
     
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