On Friday, January 30th, students and teachers at Westside participated in the faculty vs 6th grade basketball game. The students maintained a close score throughout most of the game, however the teachers prevailed in the end.
Josh Westover, a representative with netSmartz, recently visited the students at Westside. During an assembly for upper and lower grades, he helped give students tips on how to remain safe while using the Internet. NetSmartz is an organization that advocates internet safety awareness for children.
The 100th day of school was recently celebrated at Westside Elementary. Second grade teachers dressed as if they were 100 years old to make the day even a little bit more special.
During their teacher lunch hour on District Development Day, faculty and staff at Westside participated in a a ping pong tournament. Many of the faculty were astounded at the ping pong prowess their colleagues possessed. In the end, the grand prize winner was David Fox. David Swenson came in a close second. Monica Bair and Karen Thomas came in third and fourth place respectively.