"To Be A Man Is To Be Responsible."
West End School is a free, private, college preparatory, Pre-K through Eighth school for young men. Admission is open to boys entering Pre-K, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade and Sixth Grade who are on free or reduced lunch, are capable of doing academic work at grade level or above, and who would benefit from a safe environment and high expectations. West End School strives to address all of the issues boys in our community face by creating for its students an environment of high expectations and personal responsibility. Through the School's rigorous academic and personal standards, we encourage our students to attain the highest possible level of scholarship, character, and intellectual growth.
News and Events:
-Soaring Eagles Win First Ever Home Game!
In their first ever home game (featuring the new Darrell Griffith Athletic Center), the WES Soaring Eagles defeated Little Flock Baptist 34-18 in the 7th grade match up, and 44-9 in the 8th grade game.
-6th Graders Triumph in Tournament
Not to be outdone by the seventh and eighth grade squad, the West End School sixth graders took top honors at the Whitefield Academy Basketball Tournament on Monday night. Following closely on the heels of the school's first ever championship win last month, our sixth graders defeated a tough-as-nails Our Savior Lutheran team to bring home the trophy. Dwight Priest and Jeremiah Lewis were selected to the All-Tournament Team.
-West End School Wins First Tournament in School History
West End School's seventh and eighth grade squad triumphed this past Saturday in the Summit Academy Invitational Basketball Tournament. Defeating St. Francis and DePaul in the preliminary rounds, the boys went on to defeat Summit Academy in a fast-paced and physical championship game. Seventh-graders Brent Cox and Ahmad Neal were selected to the All-Tournament Team.
-Darrell Griffith Athletic Center
The Darrell Griffith Athletic Center is slated to open at West End School in the fall of 2014. The Groundbreaking Ceremony included reflections on Dr. Dunkenstein and our community by Denny Crum, Wade Houston, Mayor Fischer, Congressman Yarmuth, and Councilwoman Attica Scott. West End School accepts donations through Paypal, check, cash, and Square. You may also text "WES" to 80888 for an automatic $10 donation added onto your cell phone bill.
Text to Donate:
Simply text WES to 80888 and automatically donate $10 to West End School.
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