Westgate Alternative
Elementary School
Academic Brief
Westgate is an alternative school with a focus in academic excellence and physical fitness. We believe in educating the total child. Westgate has a reputation of high academic achievement and strong parental support. Our staff is dedicated to ensuring that each child is successful and has a wonderful school experience.
Academic Support
Westgate Elementary implements the Balanced Literacy framework for reading instruction. Balanced Literacy encourages a balance of oral language, reading, and writing while focusing on explicit and direct instruction in letters and words and how they work.  Children are given high teacher support for reading and writing when they need it and a gradual release of support to promote independence when they are ready.
Principal - Angela Sweeney
(614) 365-5971  |   3080 Wicklow Rd. Columbus, OH 43204
westgatees@columbus.k12.oh.us
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