January 4-10, 2021

January 4-10, 2021

Monday, January 4, 2021

Exam Schedule

Date:  December 18, 2020

Our first-semester exam schedule can be found below:

  • Tuesday, January 12 - 1st-hour exam 9-10:15 a.m., 2nd-hour exam 10:30-11:45 a.m.
  • Wednesday, January 13 - 3rd-hour exam 9-10:15 a.m., 4th-hour exam 10:30-11:45 a.m.
  • Thursday, January 14 - 5th-hour exam 9-10:15 a.m., 6th-hour exam 10:30-11:45 a.m.
  • Friday, January 15 - 7th-hour exam 9-10:15 a.m., Exam Make-ups 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Please be aware that students who have a study hall do NOT need to come in for exams during that hour. Students are welcome to be in the building and remain in the MAK to study. Wandering the hall during exams is not permitted.

Exam Week Reminders

Date:  January 04, 2021
Dining Services

On exam days, we will not be following our regular dining services schedule. Please be aware that Tuesday through Thursday, breakfast will be available from 8-9 a.m. Lunch/dinner will be served from 11:45-12:15 p.m. Food will not be served on Friday.


As a reminder, on exam days, buses will run as normal in the morning; however, there will be no busing home. Students will need to find alternate transportation home Tuesday (1/12) through Friday (1/15).


Please be sure to bring your iPads to school each day fully charged.

Dress Code

Our regular dress code will be enforced during exam week. Be sure to wear your uniform each day, including Friday. Spirit wear will NOT be allowed.

Free Meals for WC Students

Date:  January 04, 2021

As a reminder, all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) are FREE to students through the end of the 2020-2021 school year. We encourage all students to take advantage of this opportunity to receive nutritious and delicious meals at no charge. Please contact Dining Services Director Mary Jo Jones with any questions - maryjojones@grwestcatholic.org or (616) 233-5923.

Second Semester Schedules

Date:  January 04, 2021

A few notes about the second semester:

  • Aquinas College has added Public Speaking for the second semester. The class will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30-8:50 a.m. Any juniors or seniors who would like to join this class should let their counselor know ASAP as there is some paperwork that will need to be completed.
  • Please note that due to COVID-19, all general classes must remain at 24 students or less. Counselors had to balance some classes and some student schedules may have been adjusted. Students must follow the updated schedules in Infinite Campus.

Senior Salutes

Date:  December 16, 2020

Time is running out for you to make the yearbook extra special for your student by purchasing a senior salute! Salutes are available in a variety of sizes and prices. You can purchase a senior salute online at yearbookforever.com or bring the order form and payment to the front office. Email angelacritchett@grwestcatholic.org with questions. Order now before time runs out! All Senior Salutes are due by January 29, 2021.

2021 Yearbook Senior Salutes Order Form

Senior All-Night Party Can Drive

Date:  December 14, 2020

Senior All-Night Party is hosting a pop can drive! Drop off your cans on Friday, Jan. 8 from 3-6 p.m. or Saturday, Jan. 9 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at West Catholic's Richmond Drive entrance. If you are unable to drop off your cans during these times, please contact Colleen Roth at 616-304-0575 to arrange pick up.

Seniors and parents of seniors - The All-Night Party is looking for volunteers to sort cans during the can drive. Please contact Angela Ricord if you can help! Text 616-710-0078 or email joeandangelaricord@gmail.com.