Jump Rope for the Heart Fundraiser is always a fun challenge at West Side. During a two-week unit on heart health, students learned different ways to jump rope, benefits of jump roping and ways to be heart healthy. All donations went to the American Heart Association, which aids in the fight against heart disease and strokes. In the United States, . . .
As part of the “West Side Kids Care” Club, students participated in “Valentines for Veterans” where they made Valentines that will be distributed to Veterans in local nursing homes and hospitals, letting our veterans know we appreciate their service and sacrifice.
West Side Student Council raised $330 for the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary, a local organization that happens to be in our backyard. The students and staff donated their gently used books and sold them each for $1. It was a great fundraiser, and a representative came to accept the . . .
Fourth graders at Lloyd Harbor and West Side were privileged to see a performance of Flamenco dancing, thanks to the Cultural Arts Committee. These performers also visited the foreign language classes at the Jr./Sr. High School, where . . .
It’s a Promethean Learning World! Some SmartBoards have been replaced with touch screen interactive “Promethean” Boards this year. Last year a pilot program began to test various boards, and slowly the classrooms are being introduced to these interactive touchscreen boards that no longer cast shadows or use a projector, and they have 180-degree visibility no matter where students sit.
7:00 PM **SEPTO Book Club
9:00 AM **CPC Meeting District Office
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Deadline for Petitions for Board of Education Candidates District Office