Helpful information in this Resources area include a list of recommended books as well as informative parenting lectures and videos. As more resources become available, this section of the site will expand.


School Resources for your Green Jay

As a new or returning parent to Western Academy please see the F.A.Q. below:

 Summer Reading

Over the summer break our students are expected to complete the posted reading and poem assignments. Please click the link corresponding to your son's expected grade for the upcoming school year.
3rd Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)
4th Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)
5th Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)
6th Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)
7th Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)
8th Grade Summer Reading List (PDF)

 Calendar

Academic Calendar (Follow this link to subscribe to a WA calendar)
Key Dates for 2018-2019 (PDF)
Key Dates for 2019-2020 (PDF)

 Communication

Western Academy uses the REMIND service to communicate with parents. Sign up to receive email or text messages from your son's homeroom teacher via the REMIND service.

Class codes are as follows:

    Class 3A - @wa3a     Class 3B - @wa3b
    Class 4A - @wa4a     Class 4B - @wa4b
    Class 5A - @wa5a     Class 5B - @wa5b
    Class 6A - @wa6a     Class 6B - @wa6b
    Class 7A - @wa7a     Class 7B - @wa7b
    Class 8A - @wa8a     Class 8B - @wa8b

To get TEXT notifications:
Join by text: text your sons class code to 81010
Join online: Visit Remind.com/join and enter the class code along with your mobile phone number. You'll get text notifications at the number you entered.

Get MOBILE APP notifications.
Download the mobile app for iOS and Android devices and create a new account (or log in if you already have one.) To join a class, tap the + by Classes Joined and either join with your class code or search for your class. You'll automatically get app notifications.

Get EMAIL notifications.
Join online: Visit Remind.com/join and enter the class code and your email address.
Join from your inbox: Send a blank email to code@mail.remind.com. (If the class code is @wa3a, for example, you'd send a blank email to wa3a@mail.remind.com) You'll get a response with more instructions.

 Math Tutoring

Math tutoring is available at WA on the following days. No appointment is required and there is no cost for this assistance.

Mr. Rahul Aggarwal (rahul.aggarwal@westernacademy.net) is available Mondays-Thursdays between 7:45am - 8:15am. (Location : Great Room)

Mr. Richard Gosselin (richard.gosselin@westernacademy.net ) is available Mondays-Thursdays between 3:30pm - 4:30pm. (Location : Science Study Room)

 Volunteering

Please click the link below to find the different service opportunities available at Western Academy.

Volunteer at WA

If you have questions, please contact Tiffany Owens, WA Volunteer Coordinator volunteer.coordinator@westernacademy.net

Thank you for volunteering at Western Academy.

 Parent Handbook

Download the Parent Handbook (PDF)

 Medical Forms

Life Threatening Allergies Form (PDF)
Prescription Medication Permission Form (PDF)
Over the Counter Medication Form (PDF)

 Uniform

See the WA Uniform Requirement flyer for detailed uniform information. Items are purchased through both Lands' End and our school store, Western Outfitters.
2019-2020 WA Uniform Requirements (PDF)     Ordering at Lands' End (PDF)
All Western Academy Uniform purchases are made thru Land's End. Our school code is 900145459.

Click the link below for the Land's End website.
Lands' End
Click the link below for the Western Outfitters website.
Western Outfitters

 School Supplies

NEW STUDENTS are required to purchase the complete customized WA School Supplies Package for their first academic year. The personalized package includes the required items your son will need for class. New Parents should have already paid for this package via our School Admin portal.

RETURNING STUDENTS have the option of purchasing a new WA School Supplies Package or the WA Essentials Supplies Pack. Please see the Student Supplies List above for the items contained in the Essentials Supplies Pack. Students purchasing this pack will be responsible for the other items that are needed and not included.
The list of items that are needed and not included in the Essential Supplies Package will be posted in June.

 Lunch Program / Pizza Fridays

Lunch Program
Boys may bring a healthy sack lunch to school or opt to purchase a lunch at school. Click below for more information about the School Lunch Program.
School Lunch Program

Pizza Fridays
The Green Jay Club, a parent volunteer organization, will once again offer a pizza lunch on full day Fridays. Sign-up and payment options will be available in August. Be on the lookout for more Pizza Fridays news.

 Meyerland Bus Service

Meyerland Bus Service


If you have any questions you can reach us at (713) 461-7000 or email jodi.groover@westernacademy.net