welcome

Welcome to West Union Elementary. Our vision is to be a caring agent of change that promotes the well-being and future success of our students and community. We welcome your feedback and will do whatever possible to ensure that the students of West Union Elementary have the best educational experience. If we can be of assistance in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Ben King, Principal

Karl Boerger, Assistant Principal

Emilly Collett, Assistant Principal

January students of the month

West Union Elementary would like to congratulate our January Students of the Month! First Row L to R: Jordan Thoroman, Waylyn Davis, Makenna-Lynn McClanahan, Liam Newland, Charli King, Sam Griffis, Ella Shupert, Lauren Ellis, Rylee Williams, Payton Grooms & Kelsey Mack. Second Row L to R: Matthew Baldwin, Landon McIntosh, Kyla Kidder, Braylon Scarbrough, Madyson Ramey, Darius Davis, Vallon Clark, Kayden Hayslip & Mark Mefford. Third Row L to R: Kilee Campbell, David Boyer, Olivia Lewis, Alex Trimble, Gavin James, Bailey Mullins, Ty McClanahan, Suzy Sutterfield, Mason Grooms & Hannah Grooms. Not pictured: Charlie Mulholland, Emma Crawford, Joey Heck, Chase Riley, Jaymes Fecke.

west union elementary participates in sandy hook "say hello" campaign


On Wednesday, February 7th, students from West Union Elementary participated in Sandy Hook Start with Hello campaign. The Start with Hello campaign is designed to teach students to reach out and deal with students who may be suffering from social isolation and to create a culture of connectedness and inclusion in the school. During the day, students wore name tags and greeted each other by name, they added leaves to the tree to recognize friends and classmates that had went above and beyond, a video was shown at lunch of all staff and students saying hello and students were encouraged to include others and make new acquaintances during lunch.

West union high school honor society donates winter hats and gloves

Pictured Left to right: Chelsey Yates, Shannon Runyan, Coal McClannahan, Susan Lee and Heidi McAdow.


january bus riders of the month


West Union Elementary staff would like to congratulate the January Bus Riders of the Month for observing safety procedures and modeling excellent behavior on the bus! Back row L to R: Terry Mulholland, Chase Taylor, Katlyn Williams and Taylor Dozier. First row L to R: Ella Boling, Alexis Taylor, Dylan Lloyd, Grace Allen, Bella Gray, Bethany Gibson, Ashylynn Johnson, Josie Lewis, Shaelyn Bentley, Allyah Maynard and Isabela Wisecup. Not pictured: Mckincey Fecke, Kyla Kidder and Madison White.

west union elementary students compete in district spelling bee

On Thursday, February 2nd, Liberty Abner, Judah Akers, Ashley Mefford and Jaiana White competed in the district spelling bee at Peebles Elementary. Congratulations on reaching this accomplishment and respresenting West Union Elementary.

West Union Elementary Kicks Off Guest Reader Program

On Tuesday, January 17th West Union Elementary kicked off the Guest Reader Program. Over the next few months we will continue to invite parents, grandparents and other individuals from the community into the school to read. This is one of several reading initiatives for the school. Other reading programs put in place this year include the Books on the Bus Program, the Reading Mentor Program, and Books for Birthdays. We are constantly looking for ways to promote reading for our students. If you would like to volunteer or help out in any way, please contact the school.








COSI Mobile Visits West Union


COSI on Wheels is visiting WUE on January 12th and 13th. The WUE PTO sponsored the program that will allow our students in grades 1-6 to study the science of weather with a variety of hands on activities. The two day learning experience was kicked off with a school wide assembly this morning in which students participated in creating various components of a thunderstorm. We would like to thank all of our parent and student volunteers for helping make this educational experience successful!