All WestdaleMiddle school students will be promoted to high school with the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to become active and successful members of a dynamic learning community.
WestdaleMiddle School Mission
Westdale Middle School assures that all students grow academically, socially, and emotionally.
Sherry Brock, Westdale Middle School Principal, receives Award for Academic Excellence in Spanish: School of the Year 2011 from the Spanish Embassy in Washington D.C.
Westdale Middle School is a premier public school located in the heart of Baton Rouge on the corner of Jefferson Highway and Claycut Road. Westdale's sixth, seventh, and eighth-graders total about 900 students. Instructional programs include traditional, special education, gifted, talented, scholastic academy, language immersion and CKAP.
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Monday, August 5, 2013: New Student Orientation - 8:00 AM
Thursday and Friday, August 8-9, 2013: Faculty In-Service Days
Monday, August 12, 2013: 1st Day for Students
Monday, September 2, 2013: Labor Day (School Closed)
Tuesday, September 17, 2013: PTO Meeting and Open House - 5:30 PM (PTO) and 6:00 PM (Open House)
Thursday, October 10, 2013: End of 1st Nine Weeks
We're Excited About...
In May of 2009, the East Baton Rouge Parish School System received District Accredidation as a Quality School System through SACS, CASI, and AdvanceED. [Read more]
Westdale Middle School Wins National Academic Excellence in Spanish Award [Read more]
Westdale Foreign Immersion Magnet named as National Program of Distinction [Read more]
Jamie Raymond is named Westdale Middle School's Teacher of the Year [Read more]
Westdale Middle is a PBS Demonstration Site!
Positive Behavior Support
Westdale Middle is proud to participate in this research-driven initiative designed to createsafer and more effective schools. We are committed to improving our ability to teach and support positive behavior for all students by designing, implementing, and evaluating effective school-wide, classroom, non-classroom, and student specific discipline plans.