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Important Dates and Upcoming Events

Next Week's Schedule:

  • Monday, November 18 - A Day 
  • Tuesday, November 19 - B Day
  • Wednesday, November 20 - A Day
  • Thursday, November 21 - B Day
  • Friday, November 22 - A Day 

Upcoming Events:

The following are upcoming key dates for the school year. You can also access our full calendar for the year.

  • 11/19 - 4 - 8 Parent-Teacher Conferences - 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. (Rescheduled Due to 11/12 Snow Day)
  • 11/21 - Global Education Team Meeting - 7:25 a.m.
  • 11/21 - Bake Sale - 3:05 p.m.
  • 11/21 - 6th-grade Upstander Lesson #3
  • 11/25 - ESL Family Dinner - 6:00 p.m. - CANCELLED
  • 11/26 - Half Day - Students released at 11:35 a.m.
  • 11/27 - 11/29 - Thanksgiving Break
  • 12/4 - PTO Meeting - 7:00 p.m. (Rescheduled from 11/20)
  • 12/5 - Group Picture Day - All Day
  • 12/5 - Bagel Sale - 3:00 p.m.
  • 12/11 - 6th Grade Band, Orchestra, and Choir Concert - 7:00 p.m.
  • 12/11 - Different Abilities Day - 9:00 am. - 2:00 p.m. - Hosted at the Booth/Doyle Center
  • 12/12 - 6th-grade Upstander Lesson #4
  • 12/12 - Bake Sale - 3:00 p.m.
  • 12/13 - 7th Grade Toshiba Shark Tank Competition - 8:30 a.m.
  • 12/19 - Global Education Meeting - 7:25 a.m.
  • 12/19 - School-wide Spelling Bee - 1:30 - 2:45 p.m.
  • 12/21 - 1/5/2020 - Winter Break
  • 01/06/2020 - Classes Resume

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If you are a parent or guardian of a seventh or eighth grade student, please review the appropriate letter regarding seventh and eighth grade reproductive health and communicable diseases instruction. Please find the letters at the links below. If you wish to review materials or have your student opt out of the instruction, please contact Mrs.Steaban in the main office as soon as possible. Instruction will begin in October.

Learn More about Reproductive Health and Communicable Disease Instruction for Students in Grades 7 and 8

The third annual district-wide Multicultural Celebration is set for the evening of Monday, March 30th, at Bloomfield Hills High School!  This event showcases cultures from around the globe, represented by our own Bloomfield Hills School district students and families.  If you enjoy planning events, love to celebrate cultural diversity, and like meeting parents from across the district, this is the committee for you!  The committee meets about once a month, and plans details like the event theme, the packet for participants, school communications, coordinating food and volunteers, and much more!  Please contact Leah Abel at if you're interested!

Learn More about Multicultural Celebration Planning Committee Volunteer Opportunity!

With the start of a new year, please take a moment to review our traffic map for West Hills. We wish to reemphasize the need to utilize the designated drop off and pick up points. For the safety of all students, drivers please watch your speeds and do not double park. Please load and unload on the curbside only. The safety of our students is our highest priority. Thank you for your help. Traffic Map

Learn More about WHMS Traffic Flow and Drop Off and Pick Up Points
Nut Allergy

West Hills Middle School continues to be a nut-restricted school. As a reminder, this also includes all field trips, sporting events, and all other before and after school events. Please carefully read and review all food packaging prior to sending food items to school. For further information on food allergies, consult We appreciate in advance your full cooperation.