In the age of technology, Westlake is committed to ensuring that all students acquire full computer literacy at an early age. Westlake Academy’s state-of-the-art technology is available to all students, and they are taught skills such as keyboard orientation, basic word processing, creative graphic design, desktop publishing options, and computer management skills. Supervised access to the Internet and e-mail opens connections with students around the world. Design is offered in G6 through G8.
Westlake Academy believes technology, when used in a responsible, efficient, ethical, and legal manner offers valuable, diverse, and unique resources to administrative staff, teachers, and students that promote educational excellence. Westlake Academy is committed to helping students and staff use technology as an effective educational and administrative tool and to meet state and national educational standards. It is understood that students and staff will use technology in a mature and professional manner in accordance with Westlake Academy’s Acceptable Use Policy.