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Important Information For 6th Grade Parents

Posted February 19, 2020 We have several important dates we hope you mark on your calendar. Your first event is 6th Grade Orientation Night, an event organized to help introduce your student to their future school. Please note the dates below and the associated elementary schools. We recommend students attend the night scheduled for their school, however, you are welcome to attend either night if needed. Both students and parents are invited to 6th Grade…


Spirit Week February 18-21

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Work At Westside: We Are Hiring!

Updated February 5, 2020 Westside Community Schools in Omaha, Neb. is looking for passionate adults who care about nurturing children and helping them grow! We are hiring a variety of positions, including teachers and substitute teachers. https://youtu.be/VUwuvA5Y6JU https://youtu.be/BZFmscupRXo You can also click here for more #WorkAtWestside employee profiles! CLICK HERE to learn more, and to apply now!


January Newsletter



Information for Kindergarten Enrollment, Transfer Requests and Option Enrollment

Posted December 22, 2019 Student In-District Transfer Requests for the 2020-2021 School Year If you are a District resident who would like your K-6 child(ren) to attend an elementary school other than the school that serves your attendance area for next school year, you must submit a completed In-District Transfer (IDT) Request form to the Office of Student Services for review. The District gives priority to families living within the District prior to placing Option…


Use TAGG, Help Swanson!

Posted December 9, 2019 Just a reminder as you do your holiday shopping: you can support locally owned businesses AND the Superstars by using the TAGG app and designating Swanson Community Club to get 5 percent of the proceeds from your purchase. Check out the TAGG – Together A Greater Good website for a complete list of local businesses, including ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ boutiques, restaurants, beauty and spa services, gourmet and baked goods shops, home and auto services and so much…


December 2019 Newsletter

Posted December 6, 2019 Swanson’s December Newsletter:  https://www.smore.com/ugzrh-superstar-news


Swanson Superstar in the News

December 2019 Swanson Superstar Henry DeFreece and his mom Kourtney raised money for the The Salvation Army of Omaha and raised awareness about autism. Both were featured by We love Kent Luetzen and KMTV 3 News Now – way to go, Henry!! CLICK HERE to watch!


Superstars Soar in Geo Bee!

Posted December 6, 2019 A Geography Bee took place at Swanson Elementary on December 4th, and 4th grader Max R. was the winner! The Swanson School level GeoBee was the first round of the 32nd annual National GeoBee, a geography competition designed to spark student interest and reward students’ curiosity about the world.   Max’s next step is to take a qualifying test to possibly qualify to compete in the Nebraska State Bee at UNO…


Swanson Summer Newsletter

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