News and Events
Gators Recognized For Positive Behavior
Posted September 10, 2018 Westgate students are leading the way when it comes to positive behavior at school! Through our districtwide PBiS system, we recognize learners who are kind, respectful, hardworking and determined to succeed! Congratulations to the following Westgate Gators for their wonderful behavior at school!READ MORE
Should Your Child Stay Home? We want them at #SchoolEveryday!
Posted August 27, 2018 The following message is from Alan Bone, Director of Student Services with Westside Community Schools. Students who miss fewer than two days of school before October tend to have good attendance for the remainder of the year. And students with good attendance are more likely to keep up with their peers in both reading and math. One of the best things parents can do to help their children succeed is to…READ MORE
Check out how Westgate celebrated #BeKind Day!
Posted August 24, 2018 Westgate joins dozens of schools across the Omaha metro area to show ways they can #BeKind https://youtu.be/z07rYe0UBXAREAD MORE
Parents: Accompany Children To Games
Posted August 22, 2018 As Varsity athletic events begin this week, Westside Community Schools reminds parents of elementary-aged students to please accompany them to games. District leaders strongly encourage parents to supervise our younger fans at home games; please do not drop off elementary-aged students at the gates without adult supervision. Thank you for helping us ensure the safety and well being of all students, on and off the field!READ MORE
2018 Fall Activities Guide
Posted August 17, 2018 There are activities taking place throughout our District and the Omaha area, offering opportunities for Westside Community Schools students and families. For a complete list of Fall 2018 Activities, CLICK HERE. http://westside66.org/news/fall-2018-activities-guide/READ MORE
Important Fall Dates For Your Calendar
Updated August 27, 2018 Welcome back to Westgate for the 2018-2019 school year! Please make a note of the following dates. For a complete listing of upcoming events and activities, please check our online calendar. WESTGATE COMMUNITY CLUB MEETING & PARENT ADVISORY Tuesday August 21, 6:00pm WESTGATE PARENT COLLABORATION NIGHT Tuesday August 28, 6:00pm – 8:00pm 5th-6th GRADE BAND/STRINGS CURRICULUM PRESENTATION Thursday August 30, 6:00pm at Westside Middle School NO SCHOOL Friday August 31 and…READ MORE
NEW Snack List for 2018-2019 School Year
Updated August 27, 2018 The Westside Safer & Healthier Foods Committee met this summer to revise the District Approved Snack List. This list provides dozens of choices for parents and families who wish to provide snacks and treats for their child and others in class or for school-related events. As a reminder: this list applies to all elementary schools. Secondary schools may bring in any commercially prepared items. No homemade food items or items including nuts…READ MORE