Inclement Weather Make-up Days
Rogers Public Schools applied to the Arkansas Department of Education for a waiver for the last two snow days and received state approval. Rogers Public Schools will make up 11 of the 13 missed school days on Jan. 20, Feb. 17, May 27, May 28-30, and June 2-6 for all schools on the regular calendar. (Eastside Elementary, which is on a continuous learning calendar, will make up its missed days on Jan. 20, Feb. 17, and April 28-30, May 1- 2, & June 12, 13, 16, & 17.) Calendars are available online.
Please Return Your Registration Packets!Parents: Please be sure to return your child's school registration packet if you have not already done so. Make sure you have reviewed the printed information and have made any necessary changes. DON'T FORGET to complete the bottom section and SIGN and DATE it. This information is needed asap in order to enroll your student in our school for next year. THANK YOU!!!!!
Westside PRIDE Assemblies
April 18, 2014
8:45 am for Grades K, 1, and 2
1:45 pm for Grades 3, 4, and 5
TCBY Spirit Night
Help support Westside by having a sweet treat at TCBY!
TCBY Spirit Night - April 24
Westside Family Night
Mark your calendars for the evening of May 5.
WESTSIDE FAMILY NIGHT
Join us for a multicultural celebration of literacy and math at Westside Elementary! Dinner will be provided.
Kindergarten Sneak Peek
Kindergarten Sneak PeekWhen: May 15 (night event) OR May 16 (morning event)
Where: Westside Elementary
Bring your new kindergartener for a preview of Kindergarten at Westside, which will include: FREE STUFF, curriculum information, tips on how to prepare for a great start, and classroom tours. Don't miss this chance to meet the Kindergarten Staff!
Ozark Natural Science Center (ONSC)
5th Grade ONSC Trip
Mrs. Black's Class--May 21 and 22
Mrs. Baker's Class--May 21 and 22
Mrs. Haney's Class--May 22 and 23
Students make sure that you have turned in all necessary paperwork in order to go on this great trip!
May 28, 2013
Teacher of the Year
Congrats to Mrs. Susan Bush, Westside Elementary's 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year! We appreciate all that you do for our students and families!
2013-2014 Teacher of the Year
Volunteer Record Sheet
Calling all VOLUNTEERS!!!Our parent volunteers are PRICELESS! You help us out in so many ways (i.e. distributing popcorn, being a homeroom parent, greeting students in the morning, cutting out things for the teacher, providing snacks for a class, etc.). Whether you volunteer at school or prepare things at home, please be sure to document the time you spend helping our school. We have a Volunteer Resource Book in the office for you to sign and fill out when you come to Westside to help. If you volunteer your time while at home, document the time you spend and give it to the office at the end of the year. We want to make sure we keep track of the many hours you have dedicated to our school, and we want to make sure you receive your proper thanks at the end of the year!
Camp Invention 2014
June 23-27, 2014
Rev Your Engines!! Camp Invention is for rising 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders in the Rogers Public Schools. Camp will be held at Bonnie Grimes Elementary the week of June 23-27. For more information about Camp Invention, visit http://www.campinvention.org/revyourengines/ . Refer to this newsletter for information as well.
Bring your money for a bag of popcorn on the first Friday of every month. YUM!
School StoreThe School Store is now open on Thursdays and Fridays from 7:15 - 7:40 am. Students may purchase pencils, erasers, sharpeners, etc. for minimal prices. Westside spirit items (water bottles, bags, car magnets) will also be available.
Parent Center and Resources
Did you know there is a school Parent Center? The parent center contains various brochures, videos, and books on a wide variety of parenting topics. The counselor also has many resources available for check-out in her office as well. If you are interested in a particular topic, stop by the parent center and/or check with the counselor to see if we have any materials that might help to address your specific need.
Track What Westside is Reading