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Westside Student Selected For Elite Conference

Westside High School freshman Elizabeth Berry has been selected to take part in an elite conference at the University of Nebraska at Omaha focused on encouraging young women to enter the IT workforce.


Teams Reveal Details About Sunset Hills Plan

October 20, Project Advocates along with Westside’s Major Facilities Plan leaders, updated the public on the status of plans regarding Sunset Hills Elementary School.


Westside Administrators Honored

Two top administrators with Westside Community Schools, Dr. Enid Schonewise and Kim Eymann, were honored over the weekend for their time playing on two historic Nebraska Volleyball teams.


World-Renowned Artists Visiting Westside Schools

Two globally celebrated artists, UN Ambassador of Art Ibiyinka Alao and ‘Pop Artist’ Scott Blake, will visit Westside Community Schools in October.


Westside 4th Grader Selected To Interview Astronaut

Robbie Madsen, a 4th grader at Prairie Lane Elementary, had the opportunity of a lifetime Saturday, speaking with an astronaut currently at the International Space Station.

Andrew Easton

Westside High Teacher Named Nebraska’s 2016 PBS Digital Innovator

Westside High School teacher Andrew Easton has been named the 2016 PBS Digital Innovator for Nebraska.


Westside High Hosting Sneak Peek For Potential Students

Westside High School invites 7th and 8th grade students currently attending local private or home schools to visit our District and learn more about our exceptional schools.


Westside College Week Leads To Promising Futures

Westside High School helped 105 students complete more than 250 college applications during this month’s national Apply2College initiative.


WHS Hosting Halloween Fun Run

The Westside High School Student Council invites students and families throughout Westside Community Schools to take part in the Halloween Fun Run October 27th to raise money for their program and for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.


Board Approves Calendars Through 2020

The Westside Community Schools Board of Education has approved School Calendars through the 2019-2020 school year.


Upcoming Events

October 27

Westside Middle School Fall Play

Westside Middle School presents ‘Something’s Rotten in the State of Denmark’ October 27-October 28.

The show is a farce of Shakespeare’s Hamlet with ridiculous one-liners as well as physical comedy.  The show is open the public.

Ticket prices are $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students.

October 27

Halloween Fun Run

Run/Walk on Thursday October 27th to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Westside High School Student Council.  All Westside Community Schools students are invited to take part, beginning at 5:00pm in the WHS south parking lot.  CLICK HERE for more information.

October 28

Westside Sneak Peek Tour

Westside High School invites 7th and 8th grade students currently attending local private or home schools to visit our District and learn more about our exceptional schools.  A tour and Q&A session will take place October 28 from 9:00am-11:00am.  Please RSVP to Kim Sedivy at sedivy.kimberly@westside66.net or at 402-390-2130.

November 3

Lighthouse Leader/Hall of Fame Evening

The Westside Community Schools Lighthouse Leader/Hall of Fame evening takes place on Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6 p.m. social/6:45 p.m. dinner.  The event takes place at the Happy Hollow Club, 1701 South 105th Street.

November 6

Westside Cabaret Night

Sunday November 6, join us for the 2016 Westside Cabaret Night at WHS! This annual event showcases the INCREDIBLE talent nurtured at Westside High School!  The event begins at 3:00pm.