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The Nest

Kefi 4th Graders Visit the Nest!

The Nest

Kefi 4th Graders Visit the Nest!

The Nest

Kefi 4th Graders Visit the Nest!

The Nest

Kefi 4th Graders Visit the Nest!

crab soccer

Crab Soccer!

crab soccer

Crab Soccer!

family
Mudita 6th grade at lunch! We are a family!
shapes

Mrs. McCafferty’s class worked together in teams to create different shapes/objects out of brain flakes! 

shapes
shapes

Mrs. McCafferty’s class worked together in teams to create different shapes/objects out of brain flakes! 

first day

First Week of School - We LOVE our Eagles!

puzzles

First Week of School Fun in Ms. Markham's Class

chains

Engaging learning during the first week of school!

Team building

Team building activities in Mrs. Ferguson's class - Which team can make the longest paper chain from 1 piece of construction paper, 1 pair of scissors and 1 glue stick?

Team building

Team building activities in Mrs. Ferguson's class - Which team can make the longest paper chain from 1 piece of construction paper, 1 pair of scissors and 1 glue stick?

team building

Team building activities in Mrs. Ferguson's class - Which team can make the longest paper chain from 1 piece of construction paper, 1 pair of scissors and 1 glue stick?

School Registration Process

School Registration Process

Supply Lists

2022-2023 Supply List Available NOW!

House Champions

House Mudita Champions!

teacher of the year

Westside's Teacher of the Year, Mrs. McGowan!

Open House

Epic Open House!

SOAR Awards

SOAR Awards!

SOAR
SOAR Award winner writes adds her name to the wall.
school board

Westside Bestside at the October School Board Meeing

School News

The Family Huddle #4

Linked is the weekly FAMILY HUDDLE. Please view the podcast prior to the start of the school week and then refer to the Google document for reminders, updates, and potential changes. The podcast is linked at the beginning of each week's huddle. These can also be found through Remind and in your email.

THE FAMILY HUDDLE DOCUMENT

Check this document weekly (after viewing the podcast) to stay up to date with any important news and changes throughout the week.

2022 - 2023 School Supply List

Attached is our school supply list for next year. Some homeroom teachers (4th, 5th and 6th) may require additional supplies, which will be shared during Open House in August (TBD).

Join Westside PTA

Please consider joining Westside's PTA to continue to make Westside Bestside and future projects to enhance the experience for all students. Cost to join is $6. Click on the title to submit your payment (recommended). Payments may be also be accepted in the front office.

House Points

Follow your student's House to see who is winning throughout the school year. The House with the most House points at the end of the school year WINS!

THE FAMILY HUDDLE #1

View prior to the start of each school week to ensure you and your child has the information they need to be successful (this is the podcast, the document is located in news).

Open House Checklist

Here is access to the Open House checklist just in case you missed Open House, lost your checklist or just want another one.

Bus Routes

Once Bus Routes are complete, they will be posted on the county website. Click on this link to direct you to the county website and select your child's school - https://www.iwcs.k12.va.us/apps/pages/backtoschool.

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Upcoming Events

Custodian Appreciation Day
Date: 10/2/2022
Picture Day
Date: 10/3/2022
National Night Out
Date: 10/4/2022, 5 PM 7 PM
Location: Luter Sports Complex, 900 W Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430, USA
Interim Reports Issued
Date: 10/6/2022
No Students/Staff PD
Date: 10/10/2022
Go Pink
Date: 10/13/2022
School Board Meeting: Robert C. Claud, Sr. Board Room, Isle of Wight County Courthouse Complex-Route 258
Date: 10/13/2022
Location: Board Room - Board of Supervisors, Isle of Wight County, 17140 Monument Cir, Windsor, VA 23487, USA
School Board Meeting: Westside Elementary School
Date: 10/13/2022
Location: Westside Elementary School, 800 W Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430, USA
Code of Conduct Contract Due
Date: 10/14/2022
Leading the Way 5th Grade @ Westside
Date: 10/17/2022, 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
Leading the Way 6th Grade @ Westside
Date: 10/18/2022, 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
School Bus Transportation Appreciation Day
Date: 10/19/2022
Unity Day (wear orange)
Date: 10/19/2022
BayPort Savings Day
Date: 10/20/2022
1:00 Early Dismissal--Hardy, Carrollton, Westside ES
Date: 10/21/2022
National School Bus Safety Week
Date: 10/22/2022 10/26/2022, 11:59 PM
Smile Virginia
Date: 10/24/2022 10/25/2022, 11:59 PM
BETA Induction Ceremony
Date: 10/26/2022, 7 PM 8 PM
Westside Back to School Night Dance
Date: 10/28/2022, 6 PM 8 PM
Westside Veteran's Day Program
Date: 11/9/2022
School Board Meeting: Robert C. Claud, Sr. Board Room, Isle of Wight County Courthouse Complex-Route 258
Date: 11/10/2022
Location: Board Room - Board of Supervisors, Isle of Wight County, 17140 Monument Cir, Windsor, VA 23487, USA
School Board Meeting: Westside Elementary School
Date: 11/10/2022
Location: Westside Elementary School, 800 W Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430, USA
BayPort Savings Day
Date: 11/17/2022
Westside All A's Ceremony
Date: 11/30/2022, 6 PM 7 PM
Picture Day Make-Ups
Date: 12/2/2022