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  • Thank you for visiting Westside Elementary School! Our mission is to maximize student learning by providing challenging and engaging educational experiences in a safe and supportive environment.

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  • 15 Apps Parents Should Know About

    This was shared with us and we would like to share it with YOU. It is so important to be aware of what your child is doing when using technology!

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  • WES Scores Above District and State in ELA Assessments

    Westside Elementary's spring 2018 Lexile Framework for Reading scores were above both the district and state in grades 3, 4 and 5. Lexile is a tool that measures a text's complexity and a reader's skill. These scores provide valuable information about your child’s reading ability and helps optimize reading growth.

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  • WES named a High-Progress Reward School

    Each year, the Title l Reward Schools Program recognizes and honors two categories of Reward Schools: Highest-Performing Reward Schools and High-Progress Reward Schools. We are pleased to announce Westside Elementary is a High-Progress Reward School and is among the highest 10 percent of the Title l schools in the state!

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  • How to Prevent Kids Identity Theft

    With identity fraud being more and more of a problem, it is time to start considering our children's identity as a viable and very desired item by identity thieves. According to the Detroit Free Press, 1.3 million kids have their identity stolen annually, and 50% of them are under the age of 6.

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  • Parental Involvement Policy-English

    This is a plan that describes how Westside Elementary will provide opportunities to improve parent engagement and to support student learning. Westside Elementary values the contributions and involvement of parents to establish an equal partnership for the common goal of improving student achievement.

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  • Parent Involvement Policy-Spanish

    Este plan describe cómo la Escuela Primaria Westside proveerá oportunidades para mejorar la participación de los padres y para apoyar el aprendizaje de los estudiantes. La Escuela Primaria Westside valúa la contribución y participación de los padres para establecer una asociación equitativa en la meta común de mejorar el éxito estudiantil.

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  • Mandated Reporter

    All persons who wish to attend field trips must complete the attached Mandated Report Notification for Volunteers form as well as online Mandated Reporter Training. Both of these steps must be completed and forms must be turned into the school no later than three (3) days before the field trip in order to attend the trip.

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  • Westside Annual School Report Card

    In Georgia, the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) prepares Georgia’s State, Local, and School Annual Report Cards. The Annual Report Cards contain test results as well as other information relevant to school performance toward the goals of student achievement and school completion. The Report Card is in compliance with both state and federal laws with respect to reporting requirements. GOSA partners with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to produce the K-12 Public Schools Reports since much of the data comes from GaDOE.

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Latest District News

  • Join the Purposity Movement

    Whitfield County Schools is excited to announce a partnership with Purposity! The mission of Purposity is to connect community members in need with those that can help. YOU can make a difference right from your phone. You’ll know exactly who you’re helping and why. It’s the simplest way to make an impact locally. Click the link above to join our Purposity movement,

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  • 2019-2020 Parent Engagement Survey

    Whitfield County Schools is working to strengthen partnerships between schools and families. The purpose of this survey is to get your opinion on how well our schools have met your family and children’s needs and how you feel about your involvement in your child’s school. The survey will be available until Friday, September 27, 2019.

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  • Georgia School Superintendent Names 2019 AP Honors Schools

    We are pleased to announce Georgia State Superintendent Richard Woods has named Coahulla Creek, Northwest and Southeast high schools as AP Honors Schools. AP courses are one of several ways Georgia students can access college-level learning at the high-school level. Click the link above to learn more about the areas our high schools earned AP Honors in.

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  • WCS Achieves 2019 Distinguished School Board Status

    Whitfield County Schools is proud to announce the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s 2019 Distinguished School Board recognition. The recognition program is designed to showcase best practices in school governance and leadership. This year, 10 of the 180 public school boards earned the Distinguished Board status.

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