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Welcome to

West Oakview Elementary School


Preparing Students For Life’s Next Step


Northview West Oakview Elementary School is an established and collaborative community school for students from Early Childhood age through Grade 4 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  One of its greatest strengths is its welcoming, respectful, responsible, caring and safe learning environment for students.  West Oakview hosts the regional deaf and hard of hearing program for students under Grade 4.  The school offers a comprehensive academic curriculum supported by classroom extensions including field trips, assemblies, technology labs, library, fine arts, and physical education programs.  Parents/Guardians are an important part of the school family.


Mr. Tony Quinn, Principal   |  Laura Niedzielski, Building Administrative Assistant
Office Hours:   7:30 AM – 4 PM    School Hours:  8:14 AM – 3:16 PM
Lunch Hours:  11:40-12:03 (DK/K/3rd); 12:03-12:25 (1st/2nd/ 4th).
Recess:  12:03-12:25 (DK/K/3rd); 11:40-12:03 (1st/2nd/4th); 2:45-3:00 (DK/K); 1:55-2:10 (1st-4th)

Building News

  • Food Service Update

    The USDA extended the federal waiver to allow school districts to continue to serve food under our summer guidelines until December 31, 2020. This means that all students (ages 18 and under) in our schools and community will receive school breakfast ...

  • Volleyball Clinic and Signup

    Northview Youth Volleyball will be running a free clinic on Friday, September 11, from 5:30 pm -6:30 pm in the High School main gym. This is for any player who has signed up or is interested in signing up to play this fall. We will......


    The following links will take you to your teacher’s welcome letter and supply list. We hope that you have a healthy and safe start to the 2020-2021 school year. WELCOME TO DK Welcome Letter – Shiffer Kindegarten Information Welcome Letter...

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