The Mission of Westgate Elementary School is to educate each child to achieve his/her full potential in collaboration with school, family, and community.
Book fair dates are as follows:
Thursday, February 4th set up only (no sales)
Friday, February 5th 3:15-7:30pm
Monday, February 8th 3:15- 9:00pm
Tuesday, February 9th 3:15-6:00pm
Wednesday, February 10th 8:00-9:00am & 3:15-8:00pm
The Geography Bee was open to all students in grades 4, 5 and 6. The students participated in a preliminary competition in each classroom. The top scoring students moved on to compete in the finals , December 14th. Our school runner up is Avery Nicklous, and the school champion is Jama Awale. He will begin preparing for the state Geography Bee qualifying test. He will then possibly complete in the state bee, which will be held at UNO in the spring. Please congratulate all of the participants! They did an outstanding job!
3rd Place: Chainey Thompson
Tied for 4th Place:
On Nov 20th, the WCS District Spelling Bee was held at the Westside Community Conference Center. Twenty-seven super spellers were in attendance, and the spelling was impressive!
Nick Ballard and Gina Gage represented Westgate. Congratulations to both students for making it to the district level!
Reece Pike and Jacob Caffey, both from Westside Middle School, came in 1st and 2nd respectively.
Reese will represent Westside at the state level in May.
During the 2014-15 school year, 306 students were eligible for public school choice and 7 students participated. The available schools offered to eligible students to participate in public school choice included Loveland, Oakdale, Prairie Lane, Rockbrook, Sunset Hills, and Swanson.
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Congratulations to all of these fine spellers. Sanaa Traurig 1st Place Nick Ballard 2nd Place Gina Gage 3rd Place Alex Carson 4th Place Cass Fries 4th Place Avery Nicklous Makuey Foneag Dhoal Chuol Lenae Dziki Rhianne Evans Kaylee Smith Franklin Lowe Chainey Thompson Rachel Dyer Maduok Foneag