The Westminster School District is in the process of changing the method by which Governing Board Members are elected. Under the current “at-large” system, all registered voters in the District can vote for any of the candidates up for election. Under the new proposed system, candidates will be elected by “trustee areas.” Please click headline for more information.
Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! It is an honor and privilege to lead this wonderful District and I am looking forward to another year filled with outstanding learning experiences and opportunities for our students. For those of you who are new to our District, we extend a warm and friendly welcome. This year we will continue our great work and focus on teaching and learning for the success of all our students. We have exceptional teams of principals, teachers, and staff in every school working together along with the support of an excellent team of school district leaders and staff who are committed to the success of each and every student. Please click headline for more.
The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Southern California this week, with temperatures expected to soar into the triple digits in parts of the county. Anytime it gets this hot, there’s an increased risk of heat-related illnesses, such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke, particularly for those who are more sensitive to higher temperatures. Click headline for heat wave tips.
We are happy to welcome Ms. Myrlene Pierre to the District as our new Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services and Ms. Olivia Yahya as our Executive Director of Language Acquisition. Click headline for more.
We serve nutritious meals every school day under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program. Effective July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, children in the Westminster School District are eligible for free meals if the household income is less than or equal to the federal guidelines for either Free or Reduced Price meals. Please click headline for eligibility scale and more info.