As we begin to enter the darker days of the year, leaving summer and sunshine behind for a while, I have great news to brighten up your day. Standardized test scores are in and our seniors have earned some of the highest scores that I have seen not... Read more
Thank you to all those who made contributions to our All A's Walk. Your support helps aid the hundreds of students every year who benefit from tuition assistance! For a full list of sponsors, visit grwestcatholic.org/walk-sponsors-2020.
At West Catholic, we are constantly working to evaluate and adjust educational practices to better serve our students and our community. After listening to feedback, especially in regard to attendance, live stream, and recordings, we have fine-tuned... Read more
After Gov. Whitmer unveiled her MI Safe Schools: Michigan’s 2020-21 Return to School Roadmap, we were able to finalize our plans for re-opening West Catholic on August 19 and submit them to the State Superintendent prior to the start of the... Read more
Prospective students and families - Haven't had the chance to tour West Catholic yet? Now you can explore all the wonderful things waiting for you at West Catholic from the comfort of your own home! As our school building is currently closed, we are... Read more
The following West Catholic seniors have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program for their scores on the 2018 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT): National Merit Finalists — Josh Arsulowicz ... Read more
There’s a new opportunity for help with college costs, available to Grand Rapids residents who graduate from a high school within the city – including West Catholic High School. Local officials approved the Grand Rapids Promise Scholarship plan on... Read more
It is truly an honor to be recognized for our commitment to strong Catholic identity by the Cardinal Newman Society. Since 2007, West Catholic has been a member of the organization’s Catholic Education Honor Roll and we are incredibly proud to have... Read more
On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, our new prayer garden was blessed and dedicated by Bishop Walkowiak. We thank all the parents, alumni and members of the West Catholic community who joined us in celebrating this beautiful new addition to our school. ... Read more
COVID-19 Information & Tools
As you are aware, Michigan high schools will be closed until Dec. 8 in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19. During this time, we plan to continue to provide all students with a dynamic, excellence-driven Catholic education while moving to online learning. For more information, please visit our Alerts page linked below.
For details on how we have been keeping our students safe prior to the shutdown and for information on how we plan to safely reopen, click the button below.
In partnership with the Kent County Health Department, Kent ISD has launched a COVID-19 dashboard. This tool is meant to provide parents, educators and the general public with transparency on confirmed COVID-19 cases in our local schools and districts. This dashboard includes public, charter and nonpublic schools.
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