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WHS Freshman Wins Girls State Golf Title

Kaitlyn Hanna, a freshman at Westside High School, has won the Class A Girls Varsity State Golf Championship, believed to be the first freshman in 33 years to win gold in the event.

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Westside High Educator Named September Teacher of the Month

Megan Riege, Special Education Teacher at Westside High School, has been named September Teacher of the Month for Westside Community Schools.

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Boundaries Public Forum Offers Scenarios, Time For Feedback

A Public Forum on elementary school boundaries took place Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:00pm at Sunset Hills Elementary School. All interested were invited to examine three potential boundary scenarios proposed to the Boundary Committee on 9/20, and offer their feedback.

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Westside Safe Schools Hotline Now Available

 The Westside Safe Schools Hotline is now available at 402-390-2118 and can be used by anyone who has concerns about safety, bullying, depression, suicide, substance abuse, relationship issues, or anything else that could threaten someone’s physical or emotional well-being.

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Westside School Psychologist named Nebraska Outstanding School Psychologist of the Year

Mary McPadden, a School Psychologist with Westside Community Schools, has been awarded the Outstanding School Psychologist of the Year Award by the Nebraska School Psychologists Association.

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October Construction Updates

Updates to construction work throughout the District as part of the 2015 Facilities Master Plan, and private projects.

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October Awards & Honors

Help us congratulate and honor these outstanding staff members and students recognized for various achievements this month!

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Playing sports at WHS? Forms due now!

All student athletes who intend on playing sports for Westside High School in the 18-19 school year must fill out the necessary forms to participate, and complete a physical.

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Summer Foods Program Starts May 29

Westside Community Schools will offer free summer meals to any family who comes to one of four elementary schools, as part of the Summer Food Service Program.

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Summer 2018 Activities Guide

There are activities taking place throughout the Omaha area, offering opportunities for Westside Community Schools students and families.

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Upcoming Events

October 15

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences

Fall Parent-Teacher Conferences will take place October 15-17. Parents will have two nights to choose from; please work with your building principal and teacher. Most conferences will take place from 4:00-8:00pm.

Monday October 15: Westside Middle School and all Elementary Schools

Tuesday October 16: Westside High School and Westside Middle School

Wednesday October 17: Westside High School and all Elementary Schools

October 19

NO SCHOOL

There will be no school October 19 or October 22. October 19 is Intersession; staff should report on October 22 for Professional Learning.

October 23

Elementary Unified Activity – Fishing

Westside Community Schools is excited to offer our second Unified Activity this year, Fishing, on Tuesday, October 23rd from 5:30-6:30 at Towl Park (93rd and Center).  Unified Activities bring students with and without intellectual disabilities together to promote a positive school climate, develop physical fitness, prevent bullying, enhance student engagement, and promote student leadership skills.  If you and your child are interested in participating, please download the following linked informational flyer to learn more and to let us know if you are planning to attend (https://tinyurl.com/weua1023).

October 25

Boundary Committee Meeting

The fourth of five Boundary Committee Meetings as part of the Boundary Engagement Process will take place Thursday October 25 at 6:00pm. The meeting will take place at Sunset Elementary at 9503 Walnut St. The meeting is open to public; only Committee Members will be permitted to contribute.

ELEMENTARY | Start 8:40 - Dismiss 3:30 ( Wednesdays | Dismiss 3:00 )
MIDDLE SCHOOL | Start 8:00 - Dismiss 3:15 ( Wednesdays | Dismiss 2:44 )
HIGHSCHOOL | Start 8:00 - Dismiss 3:10 ( Wednesdays | Dismiss 2:50 )