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November Students of the Month

November 16, 2015

West DeFuniak is proud to announce the November Students of the Month.


Front row left to right:  Lidia Delacruz-Ruiz- kindergarten, Stephen Oliver-1st grade, Ava Susenbach-2nd grade

Back row left to right:  John Grimes-3rd grade, Audrey Nelson-4th grade, Beau Weiland-5th grade

Congratulations to our 5th Grade Tropicana Speech School Competition winners!  1st and 2nd place winners will represent WDE at the District competition on December 3 at FHS.  

3rd place:  Cooper Douglass

2nd place:  Hannah Shoaf

1st place:  Mackenzie Campbell

Mrs. Brown's Kindergarten class used their bat finger puppets to retell the story of Stellaluna and to act out vocabulary words such as swooped and clutched for classroom volunteer Becky Martin.

Sponsored by WHS Anchor Club and WHS Drama Club.  

Registration forms and Emcee forms can be downloaded at:

Entry fees and forms due by October 9!

2nd Grade Habitat Research

October 20, 2015

2nd grade students learned about different animal habitats through research.  They studied desert, ocean, rainforest and arctic regions and created display boards to show information of the types of animals that lived there, plants that grow there, pictures of the habitat and animals, and more!  

3rd Grade Chalk Fractions

October 14, 2015

Third grade students at West Defuniak had fun using sidewalk chalk to demonstrate their knowledge of fractions.

West DeFuniak Elementary is proud to announce the October Students of the Month.


Front row left to right:  Cielo Zavala—Kindergarten, Jesus Estrada-Sanchez—1st Grade, Kiley Brooks—2nd Grade


Back row left to right:  Clarice May—3rd Grade, Graison Dorr—4th Grade, Brantley Betts—5th Grade

West DeFuniak kindergarten had a great first field trip to Sweet Seasons Farm in Milton, Florida!  They got to navigate the corn maze, bounce on the corn popper, attend "corn college", and ride on the cow train!