September Awards & Honors
Marlo Tomich, 6th Grade Teacher at Swanson Elementary, has been honored with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Tomich is invited to the White House to receive her award and $10,000, one of only two Nebraska educators recognized for their work in science and education. Click here to read more!
Congratulations to Kaitlyn Hanna, freshman at Westside High School, who recently broke the Westside school record in Girls Varsity Golf! Kaityln finished her round of 18 on August 22 with a score of just 71!
Congratulations to Christopher Perkins, 8th grader at Westside Middle School, who represented Nebraska at the USTAF National Junior Olympics Track and Field Championships in Greensboro, NC over the summer! Christopher was one of only two boys from the state of Nebraska who qualifed for the 13/14 Long Jump; he placed 36th in the country!
Kensington TeKrony, and 8th grader at Westside Middle School, modeled for several fashion designers during August’s Omaha Fashion Week! Kensington was a featured model on several nights of the event, one of the largest fashion shows in the country. One of Kensington’s biggest fans… her aunt Tonya Gordon, a 3rd Grade Teacher at Westgate!