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:
• Lower School Summer Enrichment Program:
Enrollment for the 2017-2018 academic year will begin in October. Below you will find important information regarding the enrollment process. Please check back in October to fill out a preliminary application. Based on current enrollment at West End School, openings for the 2017-2018 academic year will include:
• 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!
• 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!
• Samuel Plato Book:
This unique cookbook is a loving tribute to Samuel Plato, one of America's first black architects, designer and builder of West End School and other notable buildings in Louisville. The book was compiled by the Westover Cookbook Committee of Louisville's West End under the leadership of Leborah Goodwin and Jannene Winstead.
Price: $20 All Proceeds go to the West End School
To puchase a cookbook contact
Leborah Goodwin 502-772-0269
Jannene Winstead 502-412-0099
Text to Donate:
Simply text WES to 80888 and automatically donate $10 to West End School.
*Magnets must be ordered through the office.