Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.


Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

Read more...
House Bill 251 Public School Choice Information and Application Form for the 2015-2016 School Year are now available. The deadline to apply is February 20, 2015 at 5:00 PM.  For a complete packet, click here.
 

Announcing the new Cyber Security Pathway

The Richmond and Columbia County School Systems along with local industries worked together to develop the curriculum for the Cyber Security pathway.  Two courses, Introduction to Cyber Security and Advanced Cyber Security, were approved by the State Board of Education for public review.  The review period of 60 days will end in mid-February.  

Please review the courses by clicking here and take a moment to give feedback on the Public Review Questionnaire.  Your opinion matters to us!
FreeOnline ExPreSS (Exam Preparation for Science and Social Studies) will be offered by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) online to all high school students  and certificate of attendance recipients who were unsuccessful on or who have not yet taken the Science and/or Social Studies Georgia High School Graduation Test. 

Patriot Post

CONSTRUCTION INFORMATION

Westside High School is currently involved in major renovations through our SPLOST Building Program.  For important information and project updates, please click here.

Announcements

2015 Parent Night

Thank you to all the parents, students, teachers, and staff members who attended our recent parent night this past Monday January 12th, 2015. If you were unable to attend we have attached the information that was shared during this meeting. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your child, please feel free to contact the school. 
Parent Night Handout January 2015.docx

Patriot Post

Parents - keep up with all that is happening at Westside High School with the Patriot Post. Click here for the most recent version

Also, please conduct guidance at the school and make certain that your contact information is up to date if your address or phone number has changed. 

Westside High School NJROTC Win Area 12 Air Rifle Competition

On Saturday, October 18th, 2014 the South Effingham High School NJROTC Unit hosted the first Area 12 sanctioned Air Rifle Competition of the 14-15 school year. 22 of the best "sporter" air rifle teams in Area 12 competed. Westside High School NJROTC A-Team placed 1st with a score of 1040, Jefferson County was 2nd with 1031, and Cross Creek finished 3rd with 1029. All of these teams are now qualified for the Area 12 Air Rifle Championship to be held in late January 2015 in Anniston, AL. April Oatman, team captain for Westside was the overall top shooter for the event with a score of 273. Shayze Updegraff, a freshman shooter on the Westside B-team was the overall top novice shooter for the event with a score of 258. 





Westside High School Parent Teacher Organization

JOIN US for the meeting, get involved, support our teachers and learn what's going on at OUR school! We meet the 2nd Monday of each month. Our next meeting will be Monday, October 13th, at 5:45 PM in the Administration Conference Room (Room 217)

Don't miss out, get your T-shirt with your graduating year before they are gone! Only $10 and it supports our Teachers and Staff! Shirts are for sale in the front office and on various Fridays at lunch.
 

Student Parent Portal Account Information

Campus Parent Portal Website: https://campus.rcss-k12.org/campus/portal/richmond.jsp

If a student has previously created a student parent portal account the user name and password will remain the same. 


If a student has not previously created a student parent portal account the county has create one for you. 


The student's login information is - 

User Name 3000# (this can be obtained by looking at your students schedule, progress report, or report card)
Password   first name ititial><last name initial><birthdate MMDDYY (the initials are lower case)

Example: Lori Jackson 04/30/1985
User Name 300255571
Password lj043085



Are you a whiz with your camera phone? Do you take spectacular pics with your DSLR? Submit your photos of WHS activities, sports, and other events for inclusion in the yearbook with ReplayIt.com. Login using your favorite browser or download the free app: 




Business Ads and Senior Recognition Ads are now on sale! Create your ad ONLINE for no additional cost. 




The Infinite Campus Parent Portal provides families in the Richmond County School District online information about their child's achievement. 

For instructions to activate your Infinite Campus Portal Account, please click here.

Already have an account? Please click here to log into our Infinite Campus Parent Portal now. 

Westside Alumni Website

Reunion season is around the corner and our alumni website is a valuable resource for our alumni and for the school. Please visit the link below to access alumni news and information.
http://www.alumniclass.com/westsidega

Westside Community and Business Partners


Westside Hosts Blood Drives: October 31, 2014,
January 15, 2015 and March 20, 2015




Increase Your Knowledge

Upcoming Events

Friday, January 30
RCSS Spelling Bee @ A.R. Johnson
Varsity Basketball vs. Butler (Home)
Girls Varsity - 5:00 PM
Boys Varsity - 6:30 PM
Saturday, January 31
Varsity Basketball vs. Josey (Home)
Girls Varsity - 5:00 PM
Boys Varsity - 6:30 PM
Westside Wrestling - Region Traditional - 9:00 AM
Mon, Feb 2 - Tue, Feb 3
All County Band (Middle and High School) @ Westside High School

Tuesday, February 3
Varsity Basketball vs. WACO (Home)
Girls Varsity - 6:00 PM
Boys Varsity - 7:30 PM
Wednesday, February 4
Group 1 Clubs
Executive Council (Ginn)
Thespian (Rindt)
FCCLA (Gibson/Peel)
SECME (Washington)
Art (Katcoff)
Thu, Feb 5 - Sat, Feb 7
Westside Swim & Dive - State Championship Meet
Thursday, February 5
Progress Reports
Nine Weeks Progress Report Card


Weather

Today, 1/29/2015
High: 56 Low: 41
Partly sunny
8% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/30/2015
High: 56 Low: 30
Mostly sunny
3% chance of precipitation.