Portland Public Schools
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East Sylvan Campus (Grade 6)
1849 SW 58th Ave. | Portland, OR 97221
Phone: (503) 916-5560 | Office Hours: 8:15-4:30
West Sylvan Campus (Grades 7-8)
8111 SW West Slope Drive | Portland, OR 97225
Phone: (503) 916-5690 | Office Hours: 8:00-4:30

Two-hour late opening, Wednesday, April 16

Wednesday, April 16 is a two-hour late opening for most elementary, K-8 and middle schools; classes commence two hours later than usual.  The following schools are closed a full day: Chavez, George, King, Lane, Rigler, Rosa Parks, Scott, Sitton, Vernon, Whitman and Woodmere. High schools are on normal schedule and not impacted by this professional development day.

Welcome to West Sylvan - For Additional Information Click on the "About Us" Tab

At West Sylvan, we strive to create and sustain a learning community where all members can thrive and learn at their highest level.

Middle school is an exciting time for most students. They are given more freedom which comes with more responsibility. It is a time for students to work on organization and time management as they move from class to class throughout the day. It is our hope that they will become independent, self-directed learners by the end of eighth grade. Our teachers hold high expectations for your children both academically and behaviorally. We want to partner with you to make this a great middle school experience for your child.  

East Campus Update

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West Campus Update

School News & Announcements - Check for Dates and Times on Our School Calendar


Entre Amigos Lunch Club
Every Monday during 7th & 8th grade lunch.
Bring your own lunch and come to the art
room to share in Spanish conversation and
culture. Open to all West Sylvan students!
Click here for more information.
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Coffee Talks with Principal Ferraro
6th Grade - Friday, April 25th
at West Sylvan Library
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Thanks for supporting our school!
Keep clipping Box Tops and send them to school. 
Drop off box is in the office - please check expiration dates carefully!
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Mr. Gilley's Summer Film Camp!
June 16-19, 2014

Come make movies, videos, stop-motion, and other media magic with

Mr. Gilley at West Sylvan

Monday-Thursday, June 16-17, from 9AM-1PM.

Go to gilfilms.blogspot.com for details
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8th Grade Class of 2014
PANORAMIC PHOTO!
order online
here

login: sylvan
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Lincoln Cluster Facilities Meeting: March 19th

PowerPoint Presentation
Notes
Enrollment
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Volunteer Opportunities at West Sylvan
Please contact Sharne Motley
yeltomsj@hotmail.com
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7th and 8th Grade Math Students
Free math tutoring by:
volunteer, Denis Heidtmann
8:00-8:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
begining September 24th
For more information, talk to your math teacher.

School Community Announcements - For Additional Activities and Information Click on the "Students" Tab, "Extracurricular Activities"


Twelfth Night
by Shakespeare
directed by Kacey Manny
*Note: New Graphic - Same Show!
Shows: May 8 & 9, 2014 at West Sylvan Middle School
For more information visit: www.eastwestsylvandrama.com
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Westside Drama Club
Monday's 3:30pm, April 7th-June 2nd
West Sylvan Middle School
Click
here for more information
Questions contact
Patricia Ferguson
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WEST SYLVAN ROBOTICS CLUB
The West Sylvan Robotics club is an afterschool program that uses
Lego Mindstorms Robotics and Build IT, (Girls Inc.) as a focus to
develop systems that replicate, and navigate, real-world simulations,
similar to that used by First Lego League. Students develop
collaborative teamwork and problem
solving skills while learning
how to improve their skills in technology, pre-engineering and
communication.
Tuesdays, beginning March 11th at West Sylvan campus
Contact Ben Keller or Kevin Conroy if you have any questions
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New Art Club Session!
Wednesdays, March 12th  - April 23rd
4:00 - 6:00pm
Please click here for more information!
Tracie Broughton, Instructor
tracie@cannonballart.net
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Math Counts
(aka Math Club)
Every Tuesday from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Re-starting up after Spring Break
East Sylvan Middle School
Open to all 6th - 8th graders
For more information click
here

West Sylvan Calendar

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