Portland West Middle School








The vision of Portland West Middle School is to increase student success by inspiring them to accomplish, continually growing in our professional knowledge, and fostering a positive, cooperative relationship with families and our community.



  • We believe that students, teachers, administrators, parents, and our community share the responsibility for advancing the school's vision and mission.
  • We believe that our staff is committed to excellence.

  • We believe that our students deserve a safe, comfortable learning environment.

  • We believe that all students can learn, and it is our responsibility to provide the support needed to meet their unique physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs.

  • We believe that a positive atmosphere of honesty and integrity promotes learning and respect.

  • We believe that regular attendance is valued, expected, and essential for success in school, in the workplace, and in the community.

  • We believe that our students deserve an active, engaging learning experience that reflects sound professional development practices.

  • We believe that our students should be recognized for their achievements.