About the School

West Newton Information

At West Newton Elementary, the staff embraces a rich tradition of parent and family participation which is so important for each child’s success at school. West Newton is the creative arts school and uses a national model called “Artful Learning” to do this. It directly aligns with the MSD of Decatur Township’s Mission and Vision statements, along with supporting students with 21st century skills through communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity.