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. 

Daily Announcements

Freshman Orientation will take place on Thursday July 31st from 6-8 PM. There will be a parent meeting at 6:30 PM in the gym also.

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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. 




2014 Graduation Information

Please click on the following link to access information regarding 2014 Graduation. 

Summer School Information 2014

Summer School Location: Cross Creek High School
Dates: Monday June 2nd - Friday July 18th
Times: 8:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Registration: May 29-30, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Make payments to RCBOE)
Pre-Registration: April 21 - May 21 (WHS Guidance Counselor's review request and issue summer school registration papers only). Please note: Westside is not a Title 1 school and does not receive a discount for tuition. If you would like for your child to attend summer school, please have your child sign up in Guidance or contact your child's Guidance Counselor. 
Tuition: $250 per class (2 class maximum)...NEW WORK MATH $500 (only for students that are behind in math). 

9th & 10th Grade Counselor: Joy Farrer
11th & 12th Grade Couselor: Regina Thompson

For more information click this link.

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. 

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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, July 31
Freshman Orientation and Parent Information Meeting
Orientation 6-8 PM Parent Meeting 6:30 PM
Mon, Aug 4 - Wed, Aug 6
Westside Volleyball Tryouts
August 4th - 10AM - 12PM
August 5th - 3PM - 5PM
August 6th - 3PM - 5PM
Tue, Aug 5 - Fri, Aug 8
Teacher - Preplanning
Wednesday, August 6
New Student Registration
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(Not required for ZONED Tutt students)
Thursday, August 7
High School Open House
6:00 - 8:00 pm
High Schools Open House 6:00~8:00PM

Fri, Aug 8 - Sat, Aug 9
Westside Lady Patriot Softball - Chick-Fil-A Classic at Patriots Park Times TBA
Friday, August 8
ACT Registration Deadline
Registration Total Cost: $54.50
(with Writing)
Monday, August 11
First Day of School
9 weeks begins
First Day of School


Weather

Today, 7/22/2014
High: 88 Low: 72
Thunderstorms likely
61% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/23/2014
High: 94 Low: 74
Chance thunderstorms
27% chance of precipitation.