PARKLAND, FL- Students across Parkland will be heading back to school this week. Principal Matthew Bianchi will be welcoming students to Westglades Middle School on the first day of school, Wednesday morning. For the 2019 year, Westglades is the highest "A" rated middle school in Broward County. Westglades ranked #1 in Civics, Science, Math Learning Gains, Biology, Algebra and Geometry. 

Class schedules are available for students to pick up on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at the following times:

  • 8th grade-- 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • 7th grade-- 12:30-1:30 p.m.
  • 6th grade--2:00-3:00 p.m.

Important information for Westglades parents and students:

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  • First bell rings at 9:15 a.m. and dismissal bell is at 3:45 p.m.
  • Before care hours: 7:00 a.m.-8:45 a.m. After care hours: 3:45 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
  • Breakfast is free for students and begins at 8:50 a.m.
  • Fall photo day is August 22, 2019.
  • 6th Grade Open House is August 29, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
  • 7th and 8th Grade Open House is September 5, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
  • All incoming 7th graders must turn in an updated immunization form. 
  • Log into Pinnacle to monitor your student's grades and attendance. 
  • Stay connected on Twitter @WMSWolves
  • Get involved with Westglades PTO. Visit

Important Numbers:

  • Main Office: 754-322-4800
  • Attendance: 754-322-4802
  • Cafeteria: 754-322-4802
  • ESE Department: 754-322-4811

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