WestMart - Now Open
Portsmouth West Schools is excited to announce the opening of our new one-stop-shop for all PW students grades Pre-K thru 12!
WestMart’s mission is to provide PW students the opportunity to visit WestMart where they will be able to choose from a variety of items including: clothing, nonperishable foods, school supplies, coats, shoes, toiletries, and prom attire & accessories. ALL FREE OF CHARGE!
WestMart is located in the elementary building in room 2302 in the 5th grade hallway. This will allow students from the middle and high schools the chance to shop in privacy.
READ MORE to find out how you can be part of this awesome service to all PW students.
How Can You Help? DONATE!
WestMart is accepting donations for the following items and asks your help in building the initial inventory available to the students.
What Can You Donate? Any of the following items would be greatly appreciated!
· New, nearly new, or gently used clothing items, shoes, coats, sport clothing (cleats, football pants, basketball shoes etc.)
· Nonperishable food items
· School supplies
· Prom dresses & accessories
All inventories donated will be recorded as they come in and sent out with the students.
What are WestMart’s First Projects? A COAT DRIVE! We ask that staff provide names and sizes of students that may need a coat to help get us started. Also, if you have coats to donate to help get started.
Student Senator Spirit Day Shirts: Donate your gently used West Senator shirts and help outfit all PW students for Friday Spirit Day!
Future anticipated projects include:
Holiday food baskets
Prom attire & accessories.
WestMart Community Partners
WestMart has currently partnered with Maurices in participating in a coat drive and a food drive. Do you know or work with a community business, charity, or organization that might like to partner with WestMart? Reach out to them and ask if they would like to be a part of this awesome service to PW students.
Where To Drop-Off Donation Items:
Donations can be dropped off at the Central Office Monday-Friday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Other Useful Items You Might Donate
Hangers, bags for students to carry items home, clothing racks, tables, shelving, shoe racks or bags, collapsible boxes for food items.
Want More Information About WestMart? Contact:
Mindy Platzer—Central Office, Ext. 3007
Lisa Hafer—Central Office, Ext. 3000
Christy Irwin-Central Office, Ext. 3008
Danette Colley—Elementary, Ext. 2304
Thank-You for any and all donations you may be able to make to WestMart in support of all Portsmouth West students!