Foundation Updates
Sunday, February 21, 2024


On behalf of the Foundation, we wish the students great success in their finals this week! We have a lot of winter activities so please keep reading and participate in this and upcoming weeks.

Parent Mixer: Please join us for the next parent mixer on January 24th. It’s a chance to mix and mingle with your Foundation board members and meet other West Campus parents. This time we are meeting at Sac City Brews (3940 60th St, Sacramento, CA 95820) at 5:30. This is a casual meet up and we encourage you to join us!

Pancake Breakfast: The upcoming annual, schoolwide Pancake Breakfast is on January 26th and marks the end of finals week and is the culmination of our students’ very hard work this past semester. We need your help in making it another successful, fun breakfast.Sign up using this link to drop off donations: Thank you to everyone who has signed up to volunteer – the volunteer spots are already filled; we are now asking for donations of food and beverages.    

Yearbook Update

Act now! Prices will increase on 1/26/24 – so get your yearbook today for $75. Link

Have a business? Advertise in the West Campus Yearbook and help support the yearbook team. Place your ads here.

Senior parents, senior ads are due February 8, 2024! Dig out those baby pictures and/or dedicate a space in the yearbook to remind your child how much they are loved, how proud you are, or just to make sure to get those adorable pictures seen by all their peers!

Gala Tickets Available Now: Our biggest annual fundraiser and party is on Saturday, March 2, 2024. Get gala tickets here: Venue capacity is LIMITED and we want to make sure you can get tickets – so buy early to secure your space in the biggest party of the year. Go together with friends by securing a table. West Campus staff attend for free, and we are working on providing discounted tickets. 

The amazing band, Love + Honey, will return again for the gala. We are very much looking forward to it. And this year’s menu includes hors d’oeuvres, chicken, salmon, vegan BBQ pulled jackfruit, potatoes, salad, and a fun and lovely dessert auction. 

Donations and Volunteering: Have a gift card you want to purchase or rehome for the gala? Have basket packaging materials you want to repurpose? Or do you have tickets to shows or sports games you do not plan to attend? Please check out and sign up here for donation and volunteer roles:

Sponsorships: Do you know of a local business, friend, or family member that would want to help support West Campus by sponsoring the Gala? Let us know! There are many benefits to sponsoring our biggest fundraiser of the year, and sponsorships help us raise even more money for the school. Contact Karen Lewis for more information:

Wine: Calling all wine snobs, wine club members, wineries and vintners in town. Let us feature your wine at our event. For the wine wall, tables, serving, or auctioning off, please help us make sure we have enough fermented grape juice for our event. Donate wine using the SignUp link above. 

Questions about the gala? Feel free to email Karen Lewis ( or Rosette Nguyen (   

Winter Formal: This year’s Winter Formal is on Saturday, February 10. Be on the lookout for our sign-up for volunteering and food/beverage donations. These dances are run by our ASB student dance representatives and help raise money for our students’ activities.

Upcoming Dates

  • Jan 22-25 – finals; early dismissal Mon & Fri at 12:36PM, Tues-Thurs at 12:40 PM
  • Jan 24, 5:30 PM – Parent mixer (Sac City Brews)
  • Jan 26 – last day of the quarter (dismissal at 12:36 PM), Pancake Breakfast & Rally
  • Jan 29, 3:45 PM (room 56) – Equity Club meeting with parents and guardians 
  • Feb 10 – Winter Formal Dance
  • Feb 12 – No school (holiday break – Lincoln’s birthday)
  • Feb 14 – UC Santa Cruz + Santa Clara University College Tour
  • Feb 19 – No school (holiday break – Presidents’ Day)
  • Mar 2 – Foundation’s Gala Fundraiser
  • Mar 14 (4-6:30PM, via Zoom) – West Campus Medical Professions Conference; RSVP here
  • March 25-29 – No school (spring break) 
  • Mar 25-29 – Spring Break College Tour: UC Santa Barbara, Pepperdine, UCLA, USC, UC Irvine, Claremont colleges, University of San Diego, San Diego State, and UC San Diego