Welcome to Portsmouth West Elementary School

Dear Parents:

Welcome to Portsmouth West Elementary School and the 2014-2015 school year. We're confident you will find our school to be a friendly place where your questions and suggestions are always welcome.

At Portsmouth West Elementary School, we ensure learning by using a results-oriented curriculum and instruction, by creating a culture of respect, acceptance and support for students in partnership with parents, and by establishing a professional learning community for staff that includes common goals and collaborative teams.

As we work together this year, open communication is encourage and desired. We welcome your calls, questions, and involvement in your child's education and life here.

Please take time to familiarize yourself and your child with the handbook.


Bill Platzer

Portsmouth West Elementary School
15332-A U. S. Highway 52
West Portsmouth, OH 45663

Phone: (740) 858-1116 --- Fax: (740) 858-1118