May, 2018: Coming Up at West Sound Academy

Frodel Hall on the West Sound Academy campus - Mark Gsellman photo May 1:


Information Session and Tour

       Tuesday, 7 to 9 p.m.


Information Sessions introduce our faculty and program to interested families. Visitors have a chance to learn about our academics and extracurricular activities, meet the Head of School and some of the faculty and students, and take a tour of the campus.

Anyone interested in joining us for this Information Session can email Lisa Gsellman at

Go hawks! May 1-4:


WSA Spirit Week continues!


Monday, April 30: Pajama Day - dress comfy!

Tuesday, May 1: Snazzy Day - wear something snazzy!

Wednesday, May 2: Pacific Northwest Day - plaid shirt, socks & sandals

Thursday: Spirit Day - wear sports team or WSA gear

Friday: Star Wars Day - come as your favorite Star Wars character

TARDIS - Time and Relative Dimension in Space May 2:

IB Diploma Programme examinations
                  at WSA begin

            Tuesday, May 2, 2018

Examinations take place in the Conference Room in Baker Hall.  A special study area for seniors only will be set up in the Commons.
Final examinations for non-IB seniors will also begin on May 2.

 May 4:


Star Wars (1977) - Britannica ImageQuestWSA's Student Council presents:  Movie Night!

'Episode IV:
A New Hope'

Place:  The Commons
Time:   6:00 p.m.
Popcorn: will be served!
Suggested Donation to WSA Student Council:
$3 per person
Students bringing non-WSA guests to Movie Night need to submit a completed Guest Permission Form to the Front Office by Friday, May 4

Fall Semester concert, January 2018 - Mark Gsellman photo May 8, 9, and 10:


              West Fest!

       West Sound Academy Musicians
                        in Concert
                Paul Burback, Director
          Tuesday, May 8:  Upper School Music Elective 
Wednesday, May 9: 10th Grade Advanced Music
Thursday, May 10:  6th and 7th Grade General Music
         All performances: the Commons, 6:30 p.m.

 May 14:

Final Exams for Grades 6-11 begin Monday, May 14.

Final Exams for Grades 6-11, Spring 2018

 College pennants of WSA alumni hanging in Parke HallMay 17:


    Declaration Day
for the Class of 2018

         Passing of the Class Color

             11:00 a.m. in, the Commons
Seniors will sign the pennant for the colllege they will be attending in the Fall, and will pass their class color on to the Class of 2023!

1926 - New York stenographers on vacation - Britannica ImageQuestMay 18 and 21:

There is

                NO SCHOOL


on Friday, May 18 and Monday, May 21 so that WSA teachers can prepare for June Term


June Term 2018 May 22:


June Term


    begins on

         Tuesday, May 22


Meeting room table and chairs - Britannica ImageQuest May 23:

   West Sound Academy              
Board of Trustees meeting 

Wednesday, May 23
Conference Room
5:30 p.m.


 WSA Class of 2017 - Mark Gsellman photoMay 25:

   West Sound Academy             
             17th Annual
Commencement Exercises
      for the Class of 2018

House of Awakened Culture
7235 NE Parkway
Suquamish, 7 p.m.

 Memorial Day weekend in Washington, D.C.; May 30, 2010 - Britannica ImageQuestMay 28:


                              There is

                NO SCHOOL


         on Monday, May 28 in observance of

                 Memorial Day