Awards Night Thursday, May 22 6:30 Shawnee Mission West Auditorium
Academic Awards • 7th and 8th grade students who have had all A’s for the first 3 quarters this year will receive the 3 Quarter All A Award. • 8th grade students who have had all A’s for all 7 quarters they have been at Westridge will receive the 7 Quarter All A Award. • 8th graders can only receive one of these awards. • 8th grade students who have had a 3.5 or above grade point average for their 2 years combined here at Westridge will receive the Presidential Academic Award as well as a pin. • 7th and 8th grade students who have had a 3.5 or above grade point average for all 3 quarters this year will receive the Scholarship sticker on their general award certificate. • 8th grade students can only receive one of these awards
Merit Awards • Teachers nominate one or two students who they feel have really worked hard and embodied the Westridge Way all year this year. • These students will have a Merit sticker on their certificate. In the program, they can see which department nominated them. • All students nominated for Merit Awards are then eligible for the Citizenship Award, which is voted on by the whole staff.
Volunteer Service Award • Students who have submitted their service hours to Ms. Larvie will receive their Volunteer Service Award and pin on Awards Night.
Other Recognitions • Students will get a sticker on their general certificate indicating their participation in the following:
If you participated in one of those activities, or feel that your grades should have warranted an academic award, and you didn’t get an invitation, please see Miss Jenkins in room 7 before or after school. • If you got an invitation, but you think it is incorrect (you should be getting an award not marked, your name is misspelled, etc.), please see Miss Jenkins in room 7 before or after school. • DO NOT go to Miss Jenkins during class unless she is your teacher!! She will just send you back to class. • If you cannot get to Miss Jenkins’ room, your parents or you can email her at any time. • Please let her know of any issues before Monday, May 19 so that she can make sure that everyone gets the awards they have earned on Awards Night!