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United West Elementary
2140 State Hwy. 135
Monmouth, IL 61462
309.734.8515 (fax)

United West Elementary

United West Elementary Faculty and Staff

Parent Reminders for 2016-17: click here


  To view nutritional information on breakfast and lunch items, click here.

Note: The PTO meeting date has been changed from 3/21 to 3/28 at 6:00.

The United West PTO officer elections for 2017-2018 will take place on April 18 at 6:00 in Library. Nominations will be taken through Tuesday, March 21 at 3:30 p.m.. Nominations must be submitted in writing or via email to Mr. Coate. The nominee must be agreeable to the nomination or submit it themselves. Please contact Mr. Coate if you have any questions. 
A description for each office is listed below. 

President- The president shall preside over meetings of the organization and executive board, serve as the primary contact for the principal, represent the organization at meetings outside the organization, serve as an ex official member the nominating committee, and coordinate the work of all the officers and committees so that the purpose of the organization is served.

Vice President- The vice president shall assist the president and carry out the president’s duties in his or her absence or inability to serve.  The vice president shall serve as chair of the fundraising committee.

Secretary- The secretary shall keep all records of the organization, take and record minutes, prepare the agenda in consultation with the president, handle correspondence, and send notices of meetings to the membership. The secretary also keeps a copy of the minutes book, bylaws, policies, and rules and brings them to meetings.

Treasurer- The treasurer shall receive all funds of the organization, keep an accurate record of receipts and expenditures, and pay out funds in accordance with the approval of the executive board. He or she will present a financial statement at every meeting and at other times of the year when requested by the executive board, and make a full report at the end of the year.

Battle of the Books is Coming!!

United West's Battle of the Books
will begin on March 6th!!

To be eligible to compete in this year's Battle of the Books, students must read a minimum of 4 books and pass the AR quizzes on them with a score of 80% or above. The list of the 2017 books are listed below:
  • Miss Rumphius
  • Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
  • Alvin Ho:  Allergic to Girls, School and other Scary Things
  • Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
  • The Best School Year Ever
  • The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog (book one)
  • Sarah Plain and Tall
  • Zorgamazoo
  • All About Sam
  • The Velveteen Rabbit


This year the United West Elementary will be using the EngageNY Mathematics curriculum. For more information about this, please click here.   More information about EngageNY can be found by clicking on the links under "Other Information" on the right side of this screen.

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Parents and Guardians: Check out some helpful on-line resources listed on the Parents page.

This site created 12/01/07, updated 2/22/17.  If you have any comments or suggestions for this site, please send e-mail to the West Elementary Webmaster

Upcoming Events

Feb. 28-- Family "Flight" Night, 6-7 PM

Mar. 6--1:00 PM Dismissal for
School Improvement

Mar. 8--12:15 PM Orpheum Play for
LS, K-1st

Mar. 10--End of 3rd Qtr Grading Period

Mar. 17--Report Cards Issued
--Read with a Buddy, 2PM

Mar. 21--5th Grade Band Concert, 6:30 PM

Mar. 28--PTO meeting at 6 PM

Supply List-2016-17

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