Here’s a list of things that will get you ready for the upcoming school year:

  • DROP OFF There are 2 locations:

    • TK/KINDER will be dropped off at the front entrance on Hammond Street.

    • 1-5TH will be dropped off at the side gate entrance off Harratt Street.

  • PICK UP There are 2 locations:

    • TK-2ND will be PICKED UP at the front AUDITORIUM/SCHOOL.

    • 3-5TH will be PICKED UP at HARRATT GATE.

    • SIBLINGS- Older siblings who have a younger sibling in TK-2nd, should go with younger to get picked up in front of the Auditorium/School​


  • Have your Kid Account card with you for pick up!


    • For Star: After the school bells rings at 2:40pm,(1:40pm on Tuesday) the children will be picked up from their classrooms via a star teacher. 

    • For LA'S Best:  After the school bell rings at 2:40pm,(1:40pm on Tuesday) students will meet at the lower yard cafeteria area.  

  • Backpacks: Make sure your student has a backpack and brings it each day. You do not need other school supplies on the first day.


  • Register for After-School Programs:  Students can be registered for after-school programs at the orientation meeting or you can register in the office the first week of school.  After-school programs (except STAR Nova classes) are held starting on the first day of school.

    • LA's Best is a free program open to students in K-5th grades that requires an application form. Space is limited and early applications are encouraged.  Apply online here

    • Beyond the Bell provides free supervision on the playground for students in 2nd-5th grade until 6:00 pm. You must submit a parent contact form to the office in order for your child to participate.

    • STAR Education runs an activities program daily until 6 pm (STAR Galaxy) and also offers 1-hour enrichment classes (STAR Nova classes). These are paid programs that require a registration and spaces are limited.  STAR Nova Classes are scheduled to begin after Labor Day. email: WESTHOLLYWOOD@STARINC.ORG Click here for more information online:


  • Shopping cards: Register your grocery and credit cards so West Hollywood Elementary receives a donation every time you shop. This takes just minutes, costs you nothing, and can mean thousands of dollars for programs for our kids.

  • To Volunteer at School (more than 30 minutes)..DUE TO COVID, THIS MAY NOT APPLY

Any parent who is not an employee, but has an approved reason to be at the school to volunteer needs to have an active and approved LAUSD Volunteer application on file along with an up to date TB test.  Click here for the app  For the TB test form, you may pick up a form from the office.  Once you submit online please print and turn the forms in to the office along with your TB test(if needed).  Please go to the office for further information.  Click here for more info on the Volunteer Application Process Click Here

  • A Visitor Pass (30 mins or less)DUE TO COVID, THIS MAY NOT APPLY

Is only good for a specific reason to visit and is limited to 20-30 minutes.  If you are interacting with students you must have an up to date TB test on file.  You may pick up a form from the office or check with them for further info.  

Click here for more info on TB test 

Have a great school year!