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Red Shield cheers on the football team at Gretna during the 2019 football season.

Westside Allows 100 Seniors to Attend Varsity Game

September 18, 2020

As Westside transitions into green mode, more people are allowed to go to varsity sports games. Ticket...

As of Monday, May 4, billboards dedicated to the Westside class of 2020 are up at 120th and Pacific St. as well as I-80 at 84th St.

Westside Goes Big with Senior Billboards

May 7, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, Westside staff decided to go big to honor the class of 2020. As of Monday...

Oakdale Elementary School Principal Glen Jagels brings fundraising money raised by sixth graders to Westside food pantry.

Oakdale Sixth Grade Class Donates Fundraising Money to Westside Food Pantry

May 5, 2020

Sixth grade students at Oakdale Elementary School have an annual tradition of raising money for a charity ...

The Westside Food Pantry held a food drive at Sunset Hills Elementary School on April 20 and 21 to help families in need.

Westside Food Pantry Holds Food Drive to Help Families in Need

May 4, 2020

The Westside Food Pantry recently held a food drive at Sunset Hills Elementary on April 20 and 21 in order to ...

Westside Board of Education Candidate John Brian alongside Omaha Police Officers display the sporting good items collected and donated to Omaha Police Department's PACE organization.

Westside Board of Education Candidate, Former Teacher Donates Sporting Equipment to Omaha Police Department

April 30, 2020

While self-isolating at home due to COVID-19, many children and young students have an excess of time...

Westside High School's Journalism department recently won the NSAA State Journalism competition for the second year in a row, making them back-to-back champions.

Westside Journalism Department Wins State Competition for Second Year in a Row

April 27, 2020

Westside High School’s Journalism department recently placed first in the NSAA State Journalism co...

Due to public health concerns, Westside Community Schools must consider the option of a virtual graduation ceremony during the month of June.

Westside Community Schools Prepares For Possible Virtual Graduation Ceremony

April 21, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic limiting social and community gatherings, it is uncertain whether or not ...

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, all Project 66 plays were instead made into radio broadcasts in order to allow for people to hear them amidst the pandemic.

Warrior Theatre’s Project 66 Creates Radio Broadcasts Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

April 21, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Westside’s Theater Department, Warrior Theatre, recently began...

Janet Kroeger enlisted in the help of her sister-in-law, granddaughter and Westside show choir families to help sew masks for health care workers.

Westside Show Choir Families Make Masks For Health Care Workers

April 21, 2020

Health care workers having the necessary materials to keep themselves and our society safe can be the...

Graphic created by Abby Schreiber.

Pandemicast: Adapting Business to the Outbreak

April 13, 2020

Ft. Pat Dudziak Intro Music: Stealth Groover by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under...

Featured above is the current Westside School Board as well as Westside Superintendent Mike Lucas.

Westside School Board To Conduct Virtual Meetings Due To COVID-19

April 3, 2020

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts recently issued an emergency proclamation stating that school boards coul...

Westside community members hand out casseroles to Westside staff at Oakdale Elementary.

Westside Community Schools Partners With Casseroles 2 Go To Provide Staff With Meals During COVID-19

April 1, 2020

Westside Community Schools teamed up with food distribution company Casseroles 2 Go to bring free casserole di...

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