Thanksgiving Break

Just a reminder... No School Wednesday, 11/23; Thursday, 11/24; Friday, 11/25.  School resumes Monday, 11/28. Enjoy your Thanksgiving break!

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WCHS Football State Championship Game (11/18/22)

Come and cheer on the West Central High School Heat Football team as they have earned the right to play in the Championship Game Friday, November 18, 2022!  Admission is $7 for all that attend. No passes accepted. West Central will be the Home team on the scoreboard and WC fans will sit on the East Grandstands (home side). You can also stream the event on YouTube via this link:   . . .

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KG/1st Grade Parent Program

On the morning of October 3rd, 2022, K and 1st grade parents were invited to participate with their child in an event involving Nursery Rhymes and STEM activities (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics).  They were presented nursery rhymes and an activity that correlated to the characters and actions in the nursery rhyme. One example involved the students and parents making . . .

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WCHS Football - Senior Night (10/15/22)

Photo credit Amanda Wood, Country Photography.

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Parent Notification Regarding Parent-Teacher Conferences - Fall 2022

West Central C.U.S.D. #235 Parent-Teacher Conferences for the Fall of 2022 are scheduled for Thursday, October 20th from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m. and Friday, October 21st from 8:00 a.m. - noon.   Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held in-person, virtually or by phone. To schedule conferences, we ask that you use Skyward Family Access.  Conference sign up will be available beginning at noon on Tuesday, October 4, 2022. . . .

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WCHS Football - Homecoming (9/23/22)

On Friday, September 23, 2022, West Central High School Football hosted Flanagan for the 2022-2023 Homecoming game!! Homecoming court was also recognized during this event.  Congratulations!  Go Heat! Photo credit Amanda Wood, Country Photography.

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WCMS State Softball Pep Assembly

On Friday, September 23, 2022, West Central Middle School staff and students cheered on the state qualifying WCMS Softball team while also recognizing the achievements of the WCMS Baseball team as well.  Go Heat! Photo credit Amanda Wood, Country Photography.

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WCMS Fall Decorating and Assembly

West Central Middle School participated in a Stronghurst Fall Hay Bale Decorating Contest.  Each homeroom was in charge of decorating a hay bale for the contest.  Votes were made by placing non-perishable food items in boxes next to the hay bales.  The winner was Mrs. Ensminger's 8th Grade homeroom!  They won a pizza party! Hay Bales are on display in the circle drive at the middle school. Photo . . .

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2022-2023 West Central District #235 School Year Calendar

2022-2023 West Central District #235 School Year Calendar Click on the link below to view calendar. (PDF Format) 2022-2023 West Central District #235 School Year Calendar

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2022-2023 Medical Requirements

  STATE OF ILLINOIS HEALTH REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR Students will NOT be able to attend school after Friday, September 23, 2022, until ALL required information is received.  If you have any questions regarding medical requirements, please contact Paige Torrance at 309-627-2339 or  torrance-paige@wc235.k12.il.us   REQUIREMENTS BY GRADE LEVEL Preschool . . .

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Current Highlights

Welcome to West Central C.U.S.D. #235

By Mrs. Stacey Day

Hello West Central!  I hope this note finds you doing well and enjoying summer! My name is Stacey Day and I'm excited to be the next Superintendent for the West Central School District. I completed my bachelors degree in . . . read more

Welcome to West Central Middle School

By Mrs. Sara Ryner 

Welcome to West Central Middle School, home to approximately 180 of the best sixth, seventh and eighth grade students who represent the HEAT community in middle level academics, fine arts and athletics. Our dedicated staff of teachers and associates provide opportunities and expect excellence!   On top of the excellent academic instruction the dedicated staff will focus . . . read more

Welcome to West Central Elementary

By Mrs. Kathy Lafary

West Central Elementary Welcome to West Central Elementary, home to approximately 375 Pre-K through 5th grade students.  We have a very dedicated staff that puts the needs of our students first, while upholding our mission . . . read more