Mission Statement & Points of Pride

Mission Statement

Learning and Leading for Life

Vision

As you enter Wildwood Elementary you become a member of our family. At Wildwood we share in each others accomplishments, failures, happiness and frustrations. We laugh together, lean together, love together, and live together.

The Wildwood family strives to maintain the values of honesty, responsibility, respect, hard work, and a sense of pride in a safe environment.

The Wildwood family will meet the high expectations of the 21st century by developing successful, life-long learners and productive members making a positive difference in the community.

The Wildwood think tank is a place where home and school relationships flourish. We welcome you to join us as we stay on the cutting edge of research and technology.

Wildwood envisions ourselves as a model school. As a family we are dedicated to learning at all levels. Every member feels valued and ideas are shared. At Wildwood we invite you to join our family and help make a difference. Learning for all whatever it takes!


Points of Pride

  • Achieved school-wide NWEA reading goal!
  • PTO purchased 30 Chromebook laptops for students.  This allowed us to have 1 class set of laptops for every grade level.  
  • Our PTO sponsored Spring Carnival/Fundraiser was a huge community success.   Community invested in our students and we raised $10,600.00.
  • Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) continue to volunteer to support our students and teachers all year long.  
  • Earned an award for being a green school by the city of Westland.
  • Collected donations for 5 different charities by grade level over the holiday season for such charities as the Humane Society, Gleaners Food Bank, the Westland Library, and others!
  • 100% of our teachers utilize Compass Learning Odyssey, a web-based learning tool that provides a personalized learning path for each student.  
  • Our student leadership team, the Wildwood Flashlight Team, records a Wolf Talk morning announcements news show that broadcasts every day for our entire school.
  • Teachers invested in differentiating instruction through the use of new and innovative programs such as Literacy Footprints.
  • We have Student of the Month assemblies
  • Our teachers are invested in differentiating instruction through the use of new and innovative programs such as Literacy Footprints.

School Supply List

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Upcoming Events

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Mid Winter Basketball Clinic, February 18-20

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This event includes training with a coach, lunch, and a 5 on 5 basketball game!
 

  • Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center (32150 Dorsey St, Westland MI 38186)
  • 4th grade to 8th grade
  • February 18th through February 20th
  • 12pm to 4pm
2019 Winter Jamboree, February 23rd

2019-02-23 - 2019 Winter Jamboree
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Norwayne Community Citizens Presents its 2019 WInter Jamboree. This event includes a scavenger hunt, dodgeball with community police officers, library crafts, a paper airplane contest, and FREE school supplies given away.
 

  • Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center (32150 Dorsey St, Westland MI 38186)
  • Saturday, February 23
  • 11am to 1pm

 

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We are surveying our staff and community about what you think is most important as we develop our Profile of a Graduate. Please complete this initial survey with your top 7 choices of the most critical elements of a high school graduate.

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February 14, 2019
Student Credit Union Grand Opening

Student Credit Union Grand Opening
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We have partnered with the Community Financial Credit Union to offer student-led credit unions at Wildwood Elementary and Edison Elementary.  We held our official grand opening at Wildwood!

January 27, 2019
Weather-related school closing factors

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January 15, 2019
You Drive, Kids Thrive Ford North Brothers Community Partnership

North Brothers Ford Community Partnership Event
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The You Drive. Kids Thrive. program will support 5th graders going to camp and afterschool activities.  North Brothers Ford will donate $200 to Wayne-Westland Community Schools when individuals buy or lease a new vehicle. Stop in and visit North Brothers Ford today! Please inform your salesman for this offer.

 
November 9, 2018
Our Bond passed! Thank you, Everyone!

Thank you everyone who helped get this Bond passed! The approval of the Wayne-Westland Community Schools Bond will improve the academic environment for local students. Your votes secured funds for WWCS to make improvements to address safety, security, health, energy efficiency, accessibility, and technology issues within our facilities. These additional funds will also allow for updates to learning environments to meet 21st-century curriculum and educational goals. Again, WWCS thanks you for voting yes and showing your commitment to the community and education!

Contact Us

Wildwood Elementary

500 N. Wildwood
Westland, MI 48185
Phone: 734-419-2790
Fax: 734-595-2579

Administration

Mark Watson
Principal
734-419-2790

Attendance Line: 734-419-2799

Student Hours: Full Day: 9:00 am - 3:50 pm
AM Half Day: 9:00 am -12:10 pm

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