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JULY 2018

Omaha World-Herald.. Former Omaha Westside, future Wyoming player Quinn Weidemann gets one more win in Nebraska

Omaha World-Herald.. What Handicap? 7-year old Westside student born without hand plays baseball

JUNE 2018

KETV.. Westside student excels at International Wheelchair Event

Omaha World-Herald.. Jadin Booth, 2020 top in-state basketball prospect gets his first Division 1 offer from UNO

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside basketball player, Chase Thompson is among standouts at Summer Varsity League basketball

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside’s American Legion team heats up in the summer

Omaha World-Herald.. Grab some pieces of history from the Sunset Hills Elementary school

Omaha World-Herald.. Steve Clark’s warrior mentality guided Omaha Westside through adversity to win a state title

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside basketball player, Chase Thompson standouts at the Jared Anderson basketball camp

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside defensive back/running back is an in-state standout at Nebraska’s Friday Night Lights camp

School Administrator Magazine.. Best of the Blogs: Dr. Blane McCann

Omaha World-Herald.. Two Westside teacher receive $10,000 awards

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside graduate Jackson Rose taken by MLB Miami Marlins

University of Nebraska Medical Center.. A Special Gift From Prairie Lane

 

MAY 2018

Omaha World-Herald.. American Legion baseball results, June 6th

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside’s Peter Novoa named Gatorade Nebraska boys soccer player of the year

KMTV.. Westside Middle School student wins volunteering award

KETV.. Westside teens wins international video contest

KMTV.. 15-year old Westside student wins International Award for powerful video

Omaha World-Herald.. Van Gelder easily wins Westside School Board seat; race tight for the second spot

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside Scholarships

Omaha World-Herald.. Class A: Scoreless through overtime, Omaha Westside eliminates Lincoln Southwest in a shootout

WOWT.. Westside leads the way in personal finance education

KETV.. Student with autism inspires through art

KMTV.. Westside students learn real life lesson in math and compassion

The Morning Blend.. Swanson 6th Grader Advocates for American Heart Association

KMTV.. Westside Girls Soccer Rolls Into District Final

KETV.. Westside Beats Omaha Northwest to Advance To Final

KMTV.. Westside Boys Soccer Cruises To District Semi-Final Win

APRIL 2018

Omaha World Herald.. Stegman’s 3-Hitter Lifts Westside Over Creighton Prep

Omaha Performing Arts: Westside’s Loveland features Disney Musical In Schools

Omaha World Herald.. Westside School Board Candidates Discuss Discipline & Boundaries at Forum

Omaha World-Herald.. Family Fare Athlete of the Week: Griffin Trude keeping opponents scoreless, Westside perfect

WOWT.. #1 Westside Tunes Up For Districts With Big Win

KMTV.. Omaha Westside takes home Metro Conference Soccer Title

WOWT.. Westside Wins Boys Metro Soccer Title

Gallup.. Gallup Strengths Finder Profile: Westside CAPS program

Omaha World Herald.. Voters can hear from Westside School Board candidates this week

NET.. Consider This profile: Westside’s Center For Advanced Professional Studies

WOWT.. Peter Novoa shines as Westside MVP

Omaha World-Herald.. Late goal, saves give Omaha Westside boys Conference soccer title over Omaha South

WOWT.. Novoa and Westside shut out state champion Prep

Omaha World Herald.. Westside’s Chase Thompson among state’s top performers

MARCH 2018

Omaha World Herald.. Weidemann Leads The All Nebraska Girls Basketball Team

YURView… Family and Mad Soccer Skills Drive Success for Westside’s Emma Wilson

Omaha World Herald.. Westside hands Creighton Prep worst loss in 10 years

WOWT.. Westside Blanks #1 Creighton Prep 4-0

Omaha World-Herald.. Watch for Omaha native and Westside Alum, Hannah Goebel on ‘The Voice’ this week

Omaha World-Herald.. 4 Candidates compete for 2 spots on the Westside school board

Omaha World Herald.. Westside’s Jadin Booth leads 2020 rankings

KETV.. Westside’s Quinn Weidemann wins Gatorade Player of the Year

Omaha World Herald.. Westside’s Weidemann named Gatorade Player of Year

KMTV.. Westside elementary students learn real-life skills in speech contest

Omaha World Herald.. Recruiting Report: Barajas has titles in mind for Westside

WOWT.. Rockers teach students about financial literacy

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside grad was the first patient at Nebraska’s only hospital for kids

Omaha World Herald.. Westside grad Hannah Goebel slays on The Voice

WOWT.. Omaha native makes impressive debut on The Voice

KMTV.. Westside student with autism to compete in Nebraska Geography Bee

Omaha World Herald: Athlete of the Week caps a stellar career for Westside

KMTV.. Westside students breaking barriers in computer science

Omaha World-Herald.. Starting pay will rise for OPS and Westside teachers under new contracts

WOWT.. Westside’s Journey to the State Title

Omaha World-Herald.. Patterson: Omaha Westside should still find motivation for the Title defense

Omaha World-Herald.. Vote: Pick the Family Fare High school Athlete of the Week, March 5

WOWT.. Westside wins Class A State Title

Omaha World-Herald.. The slate of candidates for Omaha-area schools boards is set

Omaha World-Herald.. Nebraska high school girls basketball all-tournament team

Omaha World-Herald.. Class A: Warriors come out to play as the team en route to a state title

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside, Elkhorn among six teams crowned at Nebraska girls state basketball tournament

Omaha World-Herald.. Class A: Omaha Westside grabs early lead, cruises to state title against Millard South

Omaha World-Herald.. Class A: Omaha Westside defeats defending champion Lincoln Southwest, advances to State title

Omaha World-Herald.. Class A: Quinn Weidemann leads Omaha Westside to first-round victory over Lincoln Pius X

 

FEBRUARY 2018

WOWT.. Westside Basketball headed to state

Omaha World-Herald.. Patterson: Picking Nebraska state girls basketball champs not easy this season

WOWT.. Westside hosts monster show choir competition for future stars

Omaha World Herald.. Westside triplets land ‘most creative beauty deal ever’

KETV.. Westside coach devotes 38 years to district, wins 36 state titles along the way

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha-area middle-schoolers divide and conquer in Mathcounts contest

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside takes a step back on proposed school boundary changes

Omaha World-Herald.. List: Nebraska high school athletes sign with colleges

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside schools will hold a town hall on potential boundary changes

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside voters narrow field of school board candidates to four

WOWT.. Westside chooses 4 candidates for School Board election

WOWT.. Westside CAPS hosts Career Fair for students

Omaha Sports Insider.. Westside Names New Volleyball Coach

Omaha World Herald.. Korrine Bowers brings successful background to Westside Head Volleyball Coaching job

KMTV.. Several candidates eye Westside School Board

KFAB.. Westside to hold caucus to narrow field for School Board

 

JANUARY 2018

Omaha World Herald.. Westside Girls Basketball exemplifies team motto: Better Together

Omaha Sports Insider: Westside Coach Steve Clark on his #1 Ranked Girls Basketball Team

Omaha World-Herald.. Trades given new focus: Schools are providing opportunities in all kinds of areas

Omaha World Herald.. Schools transforming across Westside

KMTV.. Parents, students offer help through Westside Clothing Closet

Omaha World-Herald.. Sautter: Jadin Booth takes tightly contested battle for top spot in first 2020 rankings

Omaha World-Herald.. 3 Omaha schools welcome students back from winter break with brand-new buildings

KMTV.. Oakdale students move in to new school

KMTV.. Westside announces six candidates running for Board of Education

Omaha World Herald.. Six candidates vying for two seats on Westside Community Schools Board

KMTV.. Westbrook students help families in need

Omaha World Herald.. Westside’s Weidemann named Metro holiday tournament MVP

KETV.. Omaha Westside wins metro holiday tournament

KMTV.. Omaha Westside takes home metro holiday title

WOWT.. Westside Wins Metro Tournament

Omaha World Herald.. Quinn Weidemann leads Omaha Westside to first Metro Holiday Title in 15 years

KETV.. Omaha Westside beats Millard North

WOWT.. Westside and Millard South Advance to Metro Finals

KMTV.. Westside girls cruise to Metro Holiday Tournament final

 

DECEMBER 2017

KETV.. Omaha Westside Girls Beat Omaha Burke

WOWT.. Warriors roll to Metro opener win

KMTV.. Westside tops Burke in Metro Holiday Tournament

Omaha World-Herald.. Patterson: No. 4 Westside girls have new all-time leading scorer with Senior Quinn Weidemann

Omaha World-Herald.. Players to watch at the Metro Holiday girls basketball tournament

Omaha World-Herald.. ‘It’s not your Mom’s PE’: Paddleboards, kayak make a splash in Westside swimming classes

Omaha World-Herald.. Anniversary: Joan and Darwyn Snyder

KMTV.. In the Classroom: Paddleboarding at Westside High School

KETV.. Anonymous donor helps feed students

WOWT.. Westside unveils new elementary school

YUR VIEW.. Wyoming May Have Quinn Weidemann Next Year, but this Season Belongs to Westside

Omaha World-Herald.. After Omaha careers, couple came home to Haigler, bringing new life to the village of 158 people

Omaha World-Herald.. Candidates for 2 Westside school board seats to be chosen at caucus

Omaha World-Herald.. Recruiting report: Academics provide opportunities at Stanford, Vanderbilt for Dylan Plautz

 

NOVEMBER 2017

KPTM.. Westside students learn trauma procedures from Nebraska Medicine

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside students get crash course in treating wounds

WIBW.. Former KU mascot wins big on Wheel of Fortune

KMTV.. Bowling unifies high school student-athletes

Omaha World-Herald.. Around and About: Benefit for the Durham Museum raises $220,000

KMTV.. Westside student with Down Syndrome models in national fashion show

Omaha World-Herald.. Editorial: Westside, Nebraska Furniture Mart unite to teach about business

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside officials talk school boundaries, how to accommodate district growth

Omaha World-Herald.. Preview of 2018 Westside Warriors Basketball

Omaha World-Herald.. Tech Celebration Honors Westside Student

Omaha World-Herald.. All-female Westside play is a lesson in drama, and in life

KFAB.. Nebraska Furniture Mart, Westside announce partnership

KMTV.. Glasses at Westside help color blind students

Omaha World-Herald.. ‘A win-win’: Partnership between Nebraska Furniture Mart, Westside High will immerse students into business world

KETV.. Westside, Nebraska Furniture Mart team up to battle “brain drain” with new entrepreneurship program

WOWT.. Swanson students pay tribute to veterans

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside Cabaret ‘a refreshing break from reality’

Omaha World-Herald.. Kelly: New York City exhibit pairs art of Omaha native, idol Ansel Adams

Omaha World-Herald.. Hansen: Unconventionally successful Omaha bag maker turned down big opportunities to focus on quality over quantity

 

OCTOBER 2017

KETV.. Westside wins nail-biter over Pius X to advance in state playoffs

Omaha Magazine.. Sunset Hills: Once-Upon-A-Time Suburban Fringe

Omaha World-Herald.. Kelly Onetime student’s family is helping build the new Oakdale Elementary

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside teacher was a dedicated educator

KETV.. Westside Warriors beat Norfolk Panthers, 38-7

WOWT.. Westside to honor longtime coach

KETV.. Firefighters speak at Westside for fire prevention week

KMTV.. Westside students & future teachers learn in elementary school classrooms

Omaha World-Herald.. Omaha Westside guard Quinn Weidemann commits to Wyoming

Humanities Nebraska.. Westside Grad Simon Receives 2017 Sower Award

KETV.. Omaha Westside beats Bellevue West in Shootout

Star 104.5.. Rockbrook teacher named metro area Teacher of the Week

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside finds mutual benefit in providing student teaching opportunities for high-schoolers

WOWT.. Special recruit joins Maverick Hockey team

Omaha World-Herald.. UNO Hockey welcomes newest teammate: 13 year old with rare disease

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

Daily Nonpareil.. Blue Ribbon awarded to 4 Nebraska Schools

Omaha World-Herald.. Blue Ribbon is perfect gift for Paddock Road principal

KETV.. Westside fights hard versus Omaha Burke

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside battles to challenge undefeated Burke

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside QB now Huskie Kicker

KETV.. Exchange students experience first football game at Westside

KMTV.. Westside helps in aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

KPTM.. Westside High students collect goods for hurricane victims

KMTV.. Warriors give Homecoming fans reason to celebrate

KETV.. Westside football drops Omaha Northwest

WOWT.. Westside defeats Omaha Northwest

Omaha World-Herald.. TV writer and Westside alum goes from Omaha to ‘Ozark’

Omaha World-Herald.. Reunion will bring together alumni of Westside school that closed 30 years ago

KETV.. Westside Wins SEcond STraight

Omaha World-Herald.. Touchdown machine Jaden Kohls hopes success brings college attention

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside alum retires from his role helping the homeless at Siena Francis House

KMTV.. Westside shuts down Omaha South

WOWT.. Kohls, Warriors roll to big win

Omaha Sports Insider.. One on One with Westside Football Coach Brett Froendt

KMTV.. Kohls scores 6 Touchdowns in Westside Win

KETV.. Westside drops Millard South

KMTV.. Westside prioritizes attendance in schools

 

AUGUST 2017

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside students audition for American Idol

KMTV.. Westside paraprofessional recognized as best in Nebraska

KMTV.. Sports Insider Game Night: Westside vs Creighton Prep

WOWT.. In city rivals take game to final seconds

KETV.. Westside Football takes Creighton Prep down to the wire

KETV.. Westside experiences solar eclipse

KETV.. Will of a Warrior

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside hopes kids will be inspired by eclipse

Nebraska Loves Public Schools.. Top 10 Back To School Moments in Nebraska public schools

KFAB.. Husker Legend makes new playground possible

KETV.. Eric Crouch, UnitedHealthcare donate new playground to Hillside Elementary

KMTV.. Westside prepares for Eclipse

WOWT.. Building school excitement and helping with first day anxiety

KETV.. Metro schools plan for solar eclipse

KMTV.. Avoiding tears on the first day of Kindergarten

Omaha World-Herald.. When school starts and what’s new

Lincoln Journal Star.. Westside focuses on personalized learning and engagement

KMTV.. Junior with one hand gets ready for football season

WOWT.. Nothing holds lineman back

Omaha World-Herald.. Nebraska 150 Express hits the rails, Loveland rides along

KMTV.. Omaha Sports Insider Preview: Omaha Westside Football

WOWT.. Westside outlines new food rules for students

Omaha World-Herald.. Metro area districts emphasize fresh food at lunch

Omaha World-Herald.. New policy for class snacks at Westside

WOWT.. Westside band marches toward first show this fall

Omaha World-Herald.. Westside voters will be asked to approve a tax levy override

 

2016-2017 Media Coverage

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 )