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  • Strategic Plan Survey

    Whitfield County Schools is seeking community, parent, and staff participation through a strategic planning survey to help determine challenges and priorities to address in the district's 2020-2023 Strategic Plan. We want to hear from as many people as possible because your opinion is very important to us. Please click the link above and complete the survey. Responses will be used to plan the work of our school system for the next three years. We truly want to be One Whitfield!

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  • Elementary School Testing Calendar

    Please click the link above to view the Elementary School Testing Calendar. The purposes of the Georgia Student Assessment Program are to: measure student achievement of the state mandated curriculum, identify students failing to achieve mastery of content, provide teachers with diagnostic information, and assist school systems in identifying strengths and weaknesses in order to establish priorities in planning educational programs.

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  • Westside Annual School Report Card

    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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  • 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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  • 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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Latest District News

  • New Calculators for Georgia Milestones Assessments

    Beginning with the Winter 2019 Georgia Milestones End-of-Course administration, the calculators for Georgia Milestones assessments are changing to Desmos calculators. For a description of the differences in standard and testing calculators or to practice with the testing version of these calculators, click the link above.

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  • Help us celebrate Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary!

    Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street! The free community celebration will take place Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Burr Performing Arts Park. There will be games, giveaways and a Sesame Street character appearance! For more information, please click the link above.

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  • Strategic Planning Community Survey now available!

    Whitfield County Schools is seeking community participation through a strategic planning survey to help determine challenges and priorities to address in the district's 2020-2023 Strategic Plan. The eight question survey, available in English and Spanish, will be open until Friday, October 18. Click the link above for more information.

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  • Whitfield County Schools Annual Report Card

    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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