National Ceramics Student Awards
Students Zachary Both, Diana Rincon, Victoria Nguyen, Brianna Lucas, and Stacy Smith had their work juried for the National K12 Ceramics Competition. The exhibit will be held in Portland, Oregon on March 23nd. Thousands of pieces of artwork were submitted. Five WJMS students received recognitions. Brianna Lucas is one of the top national winners whose “Cactus Teapot” will be on display. Teacher Ellice Taylor submitted the work and will be attending the conference. WJMS is once again, a School to Watch!
2016-2017 Quarter 2 Pride Paper
Click here to read the 2nd Quarter Pride Paper.
WJMS Literary Magazine
WJMS a School to Watch
Click the link below to enjoy a wonderful journey into our school’s past:
WJMS Photo Albums. Happy viewing!
Quarter 3 Pride Paper
Click here to read the 3rd Quarter Pride Paper.
Take Our School Climate Survey
All parents/guardians and students are invited to participate. The purpose of this survey is to gather input about school climate and the effectiveness of the teachers and administrators at our school. Responses are anonymous and no personal information will be collected. Reports will be made available for teachers and administrators to use in their school improvement efforts.
The survey is short, taking less than 10 minutes to complete. This feedback is highly valuable to us; please take a moment to express your appreciation and/or thoughts for improvement. The survey can be found online at:
There will also be computers available at our school’s parent teacher conferences coming up on February 24th and 25th if you would like to complete the survey at that time. The survey is available in both English and Spanish.
Scholarship for 8th GradersAttention, parents of our 8th grade students: We have a scholarship for your child. It is called the Joseph R. and Mary K. Gardner Scholarship, and it is available ONLY FOR 8TH GRADE STUDENTS AT WEST JORDAN MIDDLE SCHOOL. Here is the link for information: http://www.utahcf.org/apply-for-a-grant/Apply-for-a-Scholarship/ Take advantage of this unique opportunity!
Automatic Updates from Skyward
Parents, we know you want to be involved in your child’s education. Did you know that you can set up email alerts that automatically send you updates on your child’s grades, attendance, and lunch account money? For information on how to set up email alerts click here: How to Set up Email Alerts on Skyward
How Can You Help WJMS?
Would you like to help WJMS but don’t know how? Here are some programs you can access to help:
* Donors Choose. Find out what your teachers need, and make a donation. Click here to find out more: Donors Choose.
* Fuel Your School. Chevron has a program that donates money to schools. Click here to find out more: Fuel Your School.
Students with Disabilities: “Child Find” Program
West Jordan Middle School is commited to making sure that every child receives a public education regardless of disability. Children with disabilities may go without services because families are not fully aware of their options. If you feel that your child may need special education services, please contact our Counseling Center at 801-412-2115.
Subscribe to our Calendar
If you would like to subscribe to our calendar, please click on the icon at the bottom of the calendar on the right.
To help our students learn better, WJMS has its own World Book account for students to access at home. The website at home is www.worldbookonline.com, and access information is as follows:
* User: westjordan
* Password: lions
To access Jordan School District’s calendars, click here.
Have you experienced great customer service from one of our staff here at WJMS? If so, click here: JSD Applause.
What’s for lunch?
Click here to see what’s for breakfast or lunch: WJMS meals. Be sure to make your selection from the “Choose a menu” drop-down.