Meet Mr. West!
Mr. West has been teaching fifth grade at Elms Road Elementary since 2001. He is a 1994 graduate of Swartz Creek High School. After high school, Mr. West earned a Bachelor's Degree from The University of Michigan-Flint, followed by a Master's Degree from Marygrove College.
Mr. West grew up in Linden, Michigan until his family moved to Swartz Creek when he was in 8th grade. He and Mrs. West have been married since 2000 and have three children, all of which have gone through, or are currently attending Elms Road Elementary.
In his spare time, Mr. West spends as much time with his family as possible. He loves traveling with his family and visiting museums and zoos. He loves to build things and has made much of the furniture in his classroom.
Mr. West's Professional Mission Statement:
“I will do my part to create a world full of people who contribute to a positive, productive society.”