Thank you for choosing West Woodland for your child's education. We welcome you to our school family!  Your child's achievement, safety and well-being are our top priorities. At West Woodland Elementary we understand that each student is unique, with differing learning styles, interests and abilities. Every student learns at different paces, and learning needs may change over time. Your collaboration and satisfaction with us is paramount to every student's success. 

We encourage our families to jump in and get involved with our school and all the wonderful opportunities available to our students. Please use our website to learn more about our school community, and to get information on the programs and events available to our West Woodland students. We look forward to seeing you around school!


Farah Thaxton

Contact Us

5601 4th Ave NW
Seattle, Washington, 98107

Main Office: 206-252-1600
Attendance: 206-252-1602
Fax: 206-252-1601

Principal: Farah Thaxton

Admin. Secretary: Marty Phelps

Office Asst. & Attendance: 
Marie Sumpter 

Bell Times

School Day Start & End Times

7:50 a.m. 1st Bell (start)
7:55 a.m. 2nd Bell (start)
2:00 p.m. for Kindergarten (end)
2:05 p.m. for 1-5 Grades (end)

Students can enter the classroom at 7:50 and should be seated by 7:55. Supervision on the playground begins at 7:30 am. Students and parents need to be on the playground or in the cafeteria until the first bell rings at 7:50. The halls should be clear of students until 7:50.

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