DATE: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29TH

                           TIME: 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Come and share a fun evening with your child, teachers, and family this Thursday. Pizza will be served at 5:30, followed by a lot of great things to do and learn. 

Click the link below, find out more about Math & Literacy Night.

Portsmouth West Math & Literacy Night

The Morning Mile is a before school walking/running program designed to let students begin each day in an active, healthy and fun way. Mrs. Kim Keaton, elementary PE teacher, is the first teacher in Ohio to initiate the program. 

The program will run the entire school year, Mon-Fri mornings, 8:00 am to 8:30 am. Mrs. Keaton and parent volunteers staff the program as students attempt to complete as many laps as they are comfortable with each morning. Laps are totaled and students are rewarded as they accumulate miles. The program provides many benefits for all the participants including: fighting childhood obesity; expending youthful energy, reducing in-class fidgets and increasing focus; provides the opportunity to meet other PWE students; builds confidence and a sense of achievement. 

 Students walking/running the 1/4 mile track on the elementary play field. Laps are taken in the gym during inclement weather.

Click READ MORE to view Morning Mile Guidelines and more MM photos

Friday, March 31st, is Autism Awareness Day. Support PW students and WEAR BLUE on Friday!


The American Heart Association's 'Jump Rope for Heart' event kicked off last Tuesday at the elementary. This is the fifth year for the ACA fundraiser at the elementary. Students that participate with a $1 donation will be invited to the Jump Rope day in the gym on February 24th, the last day of the event.

Students that raise a minimum of $10 using the online ACA Jump Rope for Heart webpage will receive one free ticket to a Cincinnati Reds Game. Portsmouth West Elementary Jump Rope for Heart Webpage visit our JRFH page to donate today!



Congratulations to Kindergarten Teacher Lisa Belcher in being chosen Real Estate Gallery & pulseFM 98.3 Teacher of the Month! Each month the Real Estate Gallery & pulseFM accept nominations submitted by individuals throughout the local communities. Ms. Belcher was chosen as a result of multiple nominations explaining why she should be chosen for the honor.

Kudos to Ms. Lisa Belcher, Teacher of the Month! Thank you for your continued dedication in providing an awesome learning environment and experience!


Elementary School