Recreation in Westmon
Chicago might provide a bustling city scene for recreation and play, but Westmont has its own backyard for fun that is stimulating without being overwhelming. Its local community center’s monthly calendar is full with a variety of social activities and classes. The Bellerive Skate Park and Ty Warner Spray Park provide indoor and outdoor alternatives for family fun, bridging the different types of weather throughout the year. Finally, Twin Lakes Golf Club’s 9-hole course is open year round for aficionados of the sport, and the Fitness Center offers indoor alternatives for fitness during the especially cold days of the year.
In today’s world of public schooling, large cities often present a confusing myriad of options for parents who seek to place their child in the best institution without having to pay top dollar for a quality education. “Public or charter?” is now the primary question driving parents’ search for the best school. Those who want to explore public and charter school options for their children have a range of choices without being overwhelmed in Westmont. In total, Westmont has 8 K-12 schools and is connected to two school districts. District-wide, schools have met or exceeded national standards for academic performance.