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.


The RCSS Wellness Committee is collecting information on how to better serve our employees because we are concerned about your health and well-being. We would appreciate your taking a few minutes to complete this survey.  You may also like to review the student wellness policy. Thank you in advance for your participation!


School Bus Route Information


RCSS online School Bus Webquery is now available to access your child's school bus number and route information for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

Applications are available at your child's school or you may enroll online.  To access the online enrollment, please click here.  For additional information, please visit the Athletic Department's website.

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. 

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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



Students Honor Veterans by Placing Flags on Graves

Junior ROTC students from Glenn Hills and Westside High Schools gathered to pay their respects to our nation's fallen heroes. The cadets placed American Flags on dozens of graves at Westover Cemetery to honor those who are no longer with us. Click on the following link to see the whole story by WJBF Channel 6 Augusta. 




Students use plastic bags to help homeless

Westside students will be attending the International Future Problem Solving program in Iowa in June of this year for their work to reduce plastic bag waste and help homeless people at the same time. Click on the link for the front page Augusta Chronicle article here: "Students use plastic bags to help homeless"




Westside Student Becomes First in State to Register to Vote Online

Westside Valedictorian Eni Asebiomo became the first person in the state of Georgia to use Georgia's new online voter registration system. Please visit the following link for the front page story in the Augusta Chronicle about this historic event. Story: "Register to vote online"




Congratulations to Olivia Blackmon and her Art Teacher, Mrs. Debra Katcoff. Olivia won first prize in an art contest sponsored by the Istanbul Center and the Atlantic Institute. The theme was "How Has Social Media Changed Our World?". Her prize is a trip to Turkey for herself and Mrs. Katcoff June 6 - 15. We are proud of both of you. 

Westside Academic Decathlon Team Wins 1st in Richmond County

Congratulations to the Westside Academic Decathlon team for winning the 2014 Richmond County competition. The team will now go on to the state competition on February 21st and 22nd. 

Team members are: Eni Asebioma, Olivia Blackmon, Tyler Milks, Sydney Gibson, Rebecca Hogue, Jason Shumaker, Michaella Fitzpatrick, Robert Knight, and Camry Martin. 






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. 

Follow us on Westside High School @WestsideHS For all the latest school news and updates.

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



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Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 21
Westside Lady Patriot Softball vs. Evans (JV - Home) at 4:30 PM
Westside Volleyball at Josey at 5:00 PM
Friday, August 22
ACT Late Registration Deadline
Late Registration Total Cost:  $78.50
(with writing)
Westside Varsity Football at Evans at 7:30 PM
Saturday, August 23
Westside Volleyball - Lakeside Play Day
9:45 Aquinas
12:15 Lakeside
1:30 Fox Creek
4:00 Grovetown
5:15 Greenbrier
Monday, August 25
Title I Parent Facilitators' Meeting @ 9:00AM
RCSS Title I Classroom
Title I Intervention Specialists' Meeting @ 1:00PM
RCSS Title I Classroom
Westside Lady Patriot Softball at Evans at 5:30 PM
Tuesday, August 26
Westside Volleyball Home
ARC - 5:00 PM
Thursday, August 28
Westside Volleyball at Aquinas at 5:30 PM

Weather

Today, 8/21/2014
High: 99 Low: 76
Slight chance thunderstorms
15% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/22/2014
High: 102 Low: 78
Slight chance thunderstorms
15% chance of precipitation.