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Northview 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. Dan Heitzman, Principal   |  Michelle Walsh, Building Administrative Assistant
Office Hours:   7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.    School Hours:  8:14 a.m. – 3:16 p.m.
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

  • Michigan Parent Dashboard Arrives

    January 12, 2018 INTRODUCTION OF STATE OF MICHIGAN PARENT DASHBOARD On January 9, 2018, the Michigan Department of Education announced the unveiling of the Parent Dashboard for School Transparency. What is it?  It is an easy online tool developed wi...

  • WEST FEST 2018

    Our 3rd Annual West Fest School Carnival is on Thursday, February 13 from 5:30pm – 8:00pm.  Information was sent home in Friday folders on 1/12 about purchasing tickets, volunteering, and our food/pop donation contest!  We look forward to ...

  • Family Survey Data

    West Oakview Data...


    PTO Five Below Fundraiser...

Upcoming Events

January 16, 2018
  • Hearing and Vision Rescreen

    January 16, 2018 - January 17, 2018

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January 17, 2018
  • Hearing and Vision Rescreen

    January 16, 2018 - January 17, 2018

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January 18, 2018
  • PTO Meeting

    January 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Media Center

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January 19, 2018
  • NO SCHOOL IN P.M. (ALL GRADES)(Staff Records P.M.)

    January 19, 2018

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