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Revised 2018-2019 School Calendar Adopted

It is now official, the last day of school for students will be an Early Dismissal on Friday, June 7. On April 16, 2019, the Board of School Directors adopted a revised 2018-2019 school calendar (available as an attachment below) which does not require students to make-up the February 12 and February 20 weather related closings. However, in order for professional staff to reach their contractual 191 work days, two additional days were added for teachers.  More +
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All-Sports Physicals for the 2019-2020 School Year

The West Shore School District, in cooperation with Red Cedar Family Practice, is pleased to offer PIAA all-sports physicals for all current sixth through eleventh grade students who are planning to participate on an athletic team offered by the West Shore School District during the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. More +
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Opportunity for Incoming Kindergarten Students

Mission Transition offers children who are entering kindergarten in August with the opportunity to develop social skills while exploring beginning literacy and math concepts.

Each session begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 11:30 a.m. Students may attend any or all of the dates at no cost. 
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Looking Ahead - 2019-2020 School Calendar

THANK YOU to all who submitted feedback on the 2019-2020 proposed school calendar. After careful review of the comments, concerns, and questions received, on February 21, 2019, the Board of School Directors adopted a calendar for next school year.
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Board Adopts Resolution Calling for Reform of Cyber Charter School Funding

At its meeting on Thursday, March 21, 2019, the Board adopted a resolution supporting Senate Bill 34 and House Bill 526 for school districts providing their own cyber learning program.  The resolution calls for reform of funding for cyber charter schools. More +

3D Preview of the New Rossmoyne Elementary

The District is very pleased to share a completed 3D rendering of the new Rossmoyne Elementary School. We are thrilled to see the conversations and feedback collected from administrators, students, parents, teachers, and the community come to life in this video.  As you watch, we hope you will share in our pride and excitement. Our goal (pending final permits and a smooth construction process) is to open the building for the 2020-2021 school year! More +
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March's Issue of On Board

On Board is published monthly after the study sessions and Board meetings have been held. It provides a summary of Board discussions and actions as well as shout outs and recognitions presented by the Board and administration. To view the most recent issue click here. A link can also be found on the School Board page.

Stories of Student Success

Student success is a priority in the West Shore School District and what better way to measure the growth and success of our students than to talk to them about their experiences. Part two in a nine part series "Stories of Student Success" is posted below. To view the other videos click here.

Upcoming Events


District Voice

Wed Apr 24 2019

Title I DAC Meeting

Wed May 1 2019

Progress Reports Due

Fri May 3 2019

West Shore Move-Up Day

Tue May 7 2019


Student Spotlight

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Aubrey Dawson and his father Adam are hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine. Aubrey took on extra schoolwork to graduate early from Cedar Cliff High School so that he could embark on this once in lifetime experience. #WestShoreProud
Click here to follow along with Aubrey on YouTube. 
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THANK YOU to our Partners in Education. To view a complete list of businesses and organizations supporting District students, please click here
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