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FEBRUARY 2017

KMTV.. Westside student showcases work at Omaha Fashion Week

KMTV.. Westside students receive most Scholastic Arts Awards in state

KETV.. Westside grad saves cat stranded for days

Moms Everyday.. AIM: Brain Exchange – Early Tech Learners Program

Omaha World Herald.. Westside’s Darlondo Hill looks to continue family’s winning ways

WOWT.. Mindfulness moves for productive classrooms in Omaha

Westside Wired.. The Cubs World Series Trophy At Westside

KFAB.. Chicago Cubs World Series Trophy Visits Omaha

Omaha World Herald.. Cubs World Series Trophy and Manager Joe Maddon visit Omaha

KMTV.. Cubs World Series Trophy Comes To Omaha

Omaha World Herald.. Omaha high schools students get a real life project

KMTV.. Westside Middle School students design phone app to fight depression

JANUARY 2017

Omaha World Herald.. Computer science club at Westside Middle School wins award for app that would make people smile

Omaha World Herald.. Westside used 19-0 run for 6th straight victory

Affinity Magazine.. Westside Student named one of 19 under 19 making a difference

KMTV.. Swanson Elementary gets students input on new building

The Morning Blend.. WHS’s Talented Show Choir hosts 30th anniversary fundraiser

KMTV.. Westside’s popular welding program looks to expand

KMTV.. Westside students learn marketing skills from former Husker turned Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisee

WOWT.. Westside Middle School students win $5,000 in Verizon App challenge

KETV.. Westside Middle School students win $5,000 in Verizon App challenge

WOWT.. Westside, Millard South to play in the match of the unbeatens

Food Management Online.. District takes online orders from private school clients

DECEMBER 2016

The Link/Iowa State University.. Alumni profile: Dr. Suzanne Verma

WOWT.. Volunteers stock Westside Clothing Closet

Omaha World Herald.. Student-led initiatives focus on needs of others

The Bottom Line.. Dr. Enid Schonewise talks Nebraska Volleyball

WOWT.. Westside club delivers holiday cheer to children in need

KETV..Westside High students donate gifts to children

KMTV.. Prairie Lane student gives back for the holidays

KETV.. 4th grader spreads Christmas cheer

NOVEMBER 2016

WOWT.. For Westside business students, lesson is donuts and coffee

Omaha World Herald.. Westside Grad named to Cambridge Boat Club squad

KMTV.. Prairie Lane celebrates Grandfriends Day

KMTV.. Elementary’s ‘Farm To School’ Program teaches children where their food comes from

KMTV.. Custodian digs in trash, saves girls retainer (and day)

WOWT.. Dumpster diving janitor saves the day

Omaha World Herald.. Competitive bowling program connects high schoolers with and without disabilities

KFAB.. Elementary school students honor vets

WOWT.. Students serve those who served

PBS.. Andrew Easton – PBS Lead Digital Innovator, Omaha Westside, #2

PBS.. Andrew Easton – PBS Lead Digital Innovator, Omaha Westside, #1

KMTV.. Westside Evaluates Technology in Schools

WOWT.. Knicely Done: Dr. McCann’s Return To The Classroom

OCTOBER 2016

Omaha World Herald.. Music is a ‘second life’ to Westside’s Chief Financial Officer

Westside Wired.. DECA Buddies

Omaha Fashion Week.. Westside Student selected to show collection at Omaha Fashion Week

Westside Wired.. English Teacher Recognized Nationally For Techniques

Nebraska Athletics.. Two Westside Leaders Honored For Roles On Iconic Nebraska Volleyball Teams

Westside Wired.. I Just See Jessa (Mini-Documentary on WHS PE Instructor Stephanie Jurgens)

KMTV.. Westside students creatively using technology

Omaha World Herald.. Westside scores above state average in all state writing tests

Omaha Magazine.. Teaching tech savvy teens

KETV.. Rockbrook educator & former Westside teacher speak about published book

Omaha World Herald.. Westside teachers publish children’s book

KETV.. Teen working on rehabilitation gets support from team, community

Omaha World Herald.. Westside School Board appoints lawyer to fill seat

KMTV.. Westside teacher spreads joy to children in Peru

Omaha World Herald.. Local districts share positions on club policies in schools

SEPTEMBER 2016

KMTV.. Westgate Elementary teacher uses standing desks to help students focus in class

Nebraska Loves Public Schools.. 1:1 Initiative profile

University of Nebraska-Lincoln.. Middle school students earn scholarships for perfect ACT scores

KMTV.. 8th grader scores earns perfect ACT score in science

WOWT.. 12-Year old earns full ride to UNL

Omaha World Herald.. Westside Middle School student earns full tuition scholarship

KETV.. Rockbrook students create cards for Nebraska Medicine patients

Westside Wired.. Westside student competes on the ice

KMTV.. Westside dad joins daughter in marching band

Westside Wired.. 2016 Homecoming Candidates Announced

WOWT.. Meet the Westside Warrior Marching Band

KMTV.. High tech video scoreboards give students big league experience

WOWT.. Safety upgrades at Westside Community Schools

Omaha World Herald.. NeSA scores released (including specifics about Westside)

KMTV.. Renovation project to transport dirt through neighborhoods

KMTV.. Westside holds Kindness Retreat for 4th graders

KETV.. Westside hosts Kindness Retreat

WOWT.. Westside residents get a heads up about construction traffic

KMTV.. Educator embraces new approach to math

Westside Wired.. Preview of Fall Theater Production: Little Women

Omaha World Herald.. 7 eyeing open seat on Westside School Board

Westside Wired.. Nebraska Attorney General talks Internet Safety for Westside Schools

Omaha World Herald.. Teachers encourage focus with standing desks

Nebraska Educational Technology Association.. Superintendent Dr. Blane McCann talks to NETA about being a Future Ready District

Anchor’s Away.. Westside grad and former Husker Ron Kellogg talks Nebraska Football, his future

AUGUST 2016

Daily Nebraskan.. Ambitious freshman comes to UNL with 46 credits

KETV.. Creighton Basketball player Justin Patton visits Paddock Road

KETV.. Westside innovating through chairs and desks

KETV.. President recognizes two Westside educators

KMTV.. Westside’s PBiS program focuses on good behavior

Omaha World Herald.. Westside ACT scores rise in 2015-2016

Omaha World Herald.. Westside unaffected by increase in EpiPen prices

Omaha World Herald: Obama To Hail 4 Nebraska Math & Science Teachers

Westside Wired.. Teacher travels to Peru to donate thousands of books

162o The Zone..Head WHS Football Coach Brett Froendt talks to Sharp and Benning in the Morning

KETV.. Westside Football volunteers at US Triathlon

KETV.. Westside Spirit Squad performs in Kansas City      

KMTV.. Westside works to prevent cyberbullying

Omaha World Herald.. Parents saving money as children return to school

Omaha World Herald.. Local districts share positions on transgender students

Omaha World Herald.. Westside accepting BOE applications

Westside Wired.. Varsity Softball season preview

WOWT.. Westside grad in Rio for golf in Olympics

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KETV.. Elementary School’s ‘Welcome Back’ video goes viral

KETV.. District reveals renovations for first day of school

JULY 2016

Omaha World Herald.. Westside Senior Attempting To Set World Record