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, Third Grade, Fourth 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:
-Schedule Change for Lower School:
In order to make up for snow days, the lower school will be in session February 15th and 16th and winter break will now start on Wednesday, February 17th.
-8th Grade Continues Internship with WLOU:
Once a month, our 8th grade students host a radio show in partnership with WLOU and Regan (and Madison) Roy. Students learn valuable communication skills and get to share their thoughts on a variety of topics such as mentorship, education, and Black History Month. Check out our latest show by clicking here!
-5K Walk/Run and Golf Scramble to Benefit WES:
On Wednesday, July 29th, The Benefits Firm is hosting a 5K walk or run for WES. The 5K starts at 8 PM and ends at 11:30 PM and is located at Bethel St. Paul. Also, The Benefits Firm is hosting a golf scramble at Nevel Meade golf course on the 31st of July. Registration for the scramble starts at 11:30 AM and ends at 1:30 PM, tee-off is a 2:00 PM. Visit their website for more details.
-Kentucky Farm Bureau WES Video:
Check out this video produced by Kentucky Farm Bureau. You can view the video here and find our YouTube channel here. Don't forget to subscribe!
-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.
-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.
Text to Donate:
Simply text WES to 80888 and automatically donate $10 to West End School.
WES Gear: (click shirt)