Mission Statement

At Westlake Middle School, we are committed to engage and develop independent, inquisitive, tenacious and open-minded students who think critically, perform innovatively and act ethically in our local and global community.

School Philosophy

The staff, students and community of Westlake Middle School are committed to academic excellence through a program which recognizes the uniqueness of the changing adolescent and fosters the development of self-esteem, caring and respect in all our students within the local and global community. We seek to develop each student’s full potential through a challenging, authentic curriculum and a commitment to intellectual development through inquiry. We will provide a foundation for lifelong learning by fostering creativity and developing critical thinking. Our students will be prepared to become ethical and responsible members of society.