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Essentials for Back to School Season

Teen girl holds notebooks, smiles at cameraAugust 26, 2021 is the first day of school. Students in grades K-5 have an early release, while students in grades 6-12 have a full day.

 

Review these helpful back to school resources in preparation for back to school season.

 

Menus, Free Meal Application

https://www.westada.org/lunchmenus

Every child enrolled in our school buildings may eat for free through the 2021-2022 school year. Curbside meals are not available. Continue submitting free and reduced meal applications for your children though, as programs like the P-EBT require them.

 

One to One Device Program

https://www.westada.org/onetoone

Every child in our schools receives either a tablet or laptop for use throughout the school year because of the 1:1 device program. Review the device handbook, optional device protection plan agreement, and watch tech tips.

 

Powerschool

https://www.westada.org/powerschoolupdate

Update the contact and medical information in your child’s school forms within PowerSchool.

 

Student Handbooks

https://www.westada.org/studenthandbooks

Review the information within the student handbook with your child. Fill out the appropriate paperwork as well.

 

Supplies

https://www.westada.org/schoolsupplies

Items such as backpacks, hand sanitizer, facial tissues, a pencil case, and AA batteries are recommended for all students. The suggested school supply lists are broken down into grade levels.

 

Transportation

https://www.westada.org/transportation

More than 11,000 of our students ride the school bus. The transportation webpages help you discover nearby bus stops or safe walking routes.