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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

With the assistance and cooperation of parents, we will instill confidence and self-worth in children by empowering them with responsibility. Each day, we, the staff at Hicks Elementary School, will offer a productive learning environment conducive to meeting the individual needs of our diverse student population.

Vision Statement

High teacher expectations, parental involvement, and pupil attendance are the keys to our success.

Motto

Empowered to Lead and Succeed!

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Points of Pride

Points of Pride
 

  • Removed from Priority Status
  • 1st grade learned how to publish their writing….using Google Apps for Education!
  • Getting trained in, and implementing the 5 competencies into our SEL lessons.
  • Increased PTO events
  • Remaining Undefeated in Hicks Basketball Team
  • Staff is always willing to help each other out.
  • Community involvement and family atmosphere.
  • More than 40% of students met RIT Goal school wide.
  • Significantly decreased ODR’s by 500!
  • Significantly decreasing suspensions by over 300 since 2015-2016 school year!

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New Curriculum Resources Added

WWCS has added new Curriculum Resource opportunities to the District Updates page.  Please check back often as we continue working to gather and post new educational enhancement resources for your child's continued education during the state mandated shutdown.

External LinkDistrict COVID19 Updates (Cirriculum Resources)

Free Breakfast and Lunch for Children

Wayne-Westland Community Schools will be providing access to FREE breakfast and lunch for ALL students up to 18 years old and students age 18-26 in the adult transitional program. Families are welcome to pick up meals on  
 
Monday, March 30, 2020 ​(5 day supply of breakfast and lunch)

10 am- 1 pm (or while supplies last) 

John Glenn High School, ​36105 Marquette, Westland

This is a drive-thru distribution. Students DO NOT need to be present for families to obtain meals. 

NOTE: ALL TRAFFIC MUST ENTER MARQUETTE FROM WAYNE ROAD. NO ENTRANCE FROM NEWBURGH. 

You will enter the driveway on the west end of the Board of Education office on Marquette. The main entrance at John Glenn High School will be closed.  The line will wrap around behind the William D. Ford Career-Technical Center and up to the front entrance of John Glenn High School. Volunteers will bring the food to the vehicle. Meals distributed will follow USDA reimbursable meal guidelines.

Additional food resources can be found at ​www.pantrynet.or​g or https://www.resa.net/community/feeding​  where families can search by zip code and distance. 

LEARNING ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE

Wayne-Westland staff will also have packets of math activities for elementary, middle and high school students available to pick up during the food distribution. The packets will also be available on the ​District’s website. 

Learning At Home

RESA

We understand how challenging it may be to help your child continue learning at home.  Below is a great resource that offers suggestions for top websites in all content areas that you can utilize.

In addition, please encourage your child to read daily!  Ask him or her to tell you about what they read or have them write about it!  This is an easy way to keep your child engaged in learning at home.


Content Area Resources

External LinkRESA Remote Learning Toolkit

Family Guide to Kindergarten Transition Flyer

Family Guide to Kindergarten Transition Flyer

PDF DocumentFamily Guide to Kindergarten Transition Flyer
External LinkMichigan Department of Education Transition to Kindergarten Parent Guides
External LinkKindergarten Round-Up

Wayne-Westland Community Schools Superintendent Search Update

The Wayne-Westland Community Schools Board of Education has chosen the candidates they will interview for the position of Superintendent.

March 4, 2020
Board selects Superintendent finalists

The Board of Education of Wayne-Westland Community Schools has selected two finalists to interview for the Superintendent position. 




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Contact Us

Hicks Elementary

100 Helen
Inkster, MI 48141

Phone: 734-419-2660
Fax: 313-563-8450
Attendance Line: 734-419-2666

Student Hours

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

 

 

Hicks Calendar

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  • 4 Apr
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    • Spring Recess
      Date: Apr 4 - Apr 12
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  • 21 Apr
    • Early Dismissal 9:00 AM to 2:50 PM
      Early Dismissal
      Date: Apr 21
      Time: 9:00 AM to 2:50 PM
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  • 5 May
    • Early Dismissal 9:00 AM to 2:50 PM
      Early Dismissal
      Date: May 5
      Time: 9:00 AM to 2:50 PM
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  • 22 May
  • 25 May

Website Accessibility

Website Accessibility Policy 

Wayne-Westland Community Schools (“District”) is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website for students, parents, employees, and members of the public. All pages on the District’s website will conform to the W3C WAI’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, Level AA conformance, or updated equivalents of those guidelines. The District will continue to test future releases/updates of its website and remains committed to maintaining its compliance and serving the widest possible audience. To this end, the District will perform periodic accessibility audits of its website.

Please report any concerns on the Accessibility Concerns page. 

Web Accessibility Coordinator:
Scott Mastenbrook
734 419-2009
MastenbrookS@wwcsd.net