School Life

Points of Pride

  • In 2007, West Hills earned full authorization as an IB Middle Years Programme school.
  • In 2011, West Hills earned full authorization as an IB Primary Years Programme school.
  • North Central Accredited school
  • National Champions in Forensics (NJFL)
  • Accelerated math classes offered for advanced students through Honors Geometry.
  • Spanish offered in grades 4 & 5; French and Spanish offered in grades 6 – 8
  • 6th – 8th grade Unified Arts Program provides a creative and integrated exploratory experience in Fine Arts, Technology and Life Skills.
  • IB technology instruction which includes information, design and systems technologies.
  • The Circle of Friends Program facilitates the integration of special needs students into the regular school program.
  • Three Oakland County Teacher of the Year Winners on staff.
  • Awarded highest category within the State of Michigan as an Evergreen Michigan Green School.
  • Student – teacher ratio approximately 25:1.
  • Wireless access throughout the building.
  • Over 190 computers within the building for students to use.
  • Interactive/Promethean Boards in every classroom.
  • Over 20 sports opportunities offered.
  • Over 15 co-curricular club offerings.
  • Over 80% families join PTO