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Westside Movie Night Will Help Peruvian Orphanage

All Westside children and families are invited to a fun Movie Night at Westside High School, helping raise money for the Spanish National Honor Society’s Proyecto # 3.

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VIDEO: Westside Leads The Way In STEAM Education

STEAM is a driving force for innovation, creativity and passion in Westside Community Schools! For the past five years, a group of passionate educators have worked to offer students across our district a vast variety of STEAM curriculum on a day-to-day basis.

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District Accepting Board of Education Candidates

The 2020 Caucus will be held Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Westside High School, 8701 Pacific Street. District residents interested in running for the Board of Education may submit letters of intent through December 19, 2019.

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Procedures & Planning for Winter Weather

Our first look at snow earlier this month served as a reminder to all of us that winter weather is closer than we think! With that, we encourage all families to CLICK HERE to download and save the Westside Snow Day card with important details and phone numbers.

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Westside High School proposes new AP courses, more post-secondary preparation

District leaders have proposed new course registration recommendations for the 2020-2021 school year to strengthen secondary to post-secondary preparation. Among the proposals: the addition of two Advanced Placement courses, more internship opportunities and dual credit, registered apprenticeships and ACT preparation.

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District Leaders Share Legislative Priorities

As we approach the 2020 Legislative Session in Nebraska beginning January 8, Dr. Mike Lucas and the Westside Board of Education have shared legislative priorities for District 66.

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Westside leader named Tech Educator of the Year

Dr. Lynn Spady, Westside Excellence in Youth Curriculum Director, has been named the  2019 Tech Educator of the Year by AIM.

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District Shares 2019 Annual Report

The 2019 annual report for Westside Community Schools is now available, including state testing data, financial information for the district, highlights and awards and updates on construction projects throughout the district.

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Westside Celebrates State Championships & All State Honors

Westside Community Schools continues the tradition of excellence in academics, athletics, the arts, and more! Please help us congratulate these exceptional students, graduates and educators.

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Westside Expands Children’s Behavioral Health Partnership

New this year, a partnership between Westside Community Schools and Childrens Behavioral Health has expanded to offer more onsite services at Westside Middle School, Westside High School, and Westside West Campus. 

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Upcoming Events

December 6

First Friday Feedback

The Westside Board of Education wants to hear from you! Once a month, we will host a casual conversation with members of the community, with a focus on issues central to Westside High School. Friday, December 6 at 3:15pm in the Westside High School Little Theater, we invite students and staff from Westside High School to share thoughts and vision for Westside Community Schools. Refreshments will be provided.

December 6

Westside Parents Night Out

All are welcome at Westside Parents Night Out, hosted by Westside Cheer! Let our award winning Westside cheerleaders take care of your kiddos while you shop, clean, or enjoy a kids-free date night! Friday, December 6: childcare, pizza, games, crafts and a movie. 5:00pm-9:00pm at Westside High School.

December 7

Rising Stars Show Choir Camp

Westside High School’s award winning show choir students and director will host Rising Stars Show Choir Camp on Saturday, December 7 at WHS. The event is open to all 4th-6th grade students interested in vocal performance. The camp costs $40 and runs from 9am-3pm, culminating with a performance by campers at 2:30pm. For registration information, email Choral Director Doran Johnson at johnson.doran@westside66.net.

December 13

Westside Movie Night: Elf!

All Westside students, staff and families are invited to see Elf! to help the WHS Spanish National Honor Society support an orphanage in Peru! The movie will be shown at Westside High School Friday, December 13.

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 )