District News & Information

Summer Office Hours

From June 14–August 13, all District schools and the Administration Center for Education will be open Monday through Thursday and closed on Fridays. In addition, District offices and meal location sites will be closed July 5 in honor of Independence Day. Due to summer trainings and staff vacation time, hours at the individual schools will vary each day. Please contact the building prior to your visit to confirm someone will be available to assist you.  

Information Regarding Support for District Devices Over the Summer

While the school year has ended, the Technology Department is available throughout the summer to assist you and your child.  In addition, we wanted to ask for your assistance in obtaining federal funding which will benefit all District families.
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Looking Ahead: 2021-2022 School Calendar

On Thursday, April 15, the Board adopted a calendar for 2021-2022 school year. The first day of school for students next school year will be August 30, 2021, with all teachers beginning on August 24, 2021.  The last day for students, pending an unanticipated extension due to weather, will be an early dismissal on June 3, 2022. Separate commencement ceremonies for each high school are scheduled for June 4, 2022.
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Grab-and-Go Summer Meals

From June 7 through mid-August, the West Shore School District, in partnership with Sodexo, will offer free breakfast and lunch service! No registration is needed for children up to 18 years-old, regardless of their family’s economic status or district of residence, to obtain a free bagged meal.
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She's Back! Summer Bookmobile Dates and Times

Back by popular demand, the District's Bookmobile!  Children in pre-school through high school are invited to join us at one or more locations this summer to pick out a free book. Special thanks to our volunteer drivers and host sites for helping us Drive Literacy Home!
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Virtual Faculty Art Exhibit

Our Art Department staff members truly practice what they teach and this year we are proudly hosting a Virtual Faculty Art Exhibit featuring their inspiring pieces! Work featured can be seen online until August 1.  
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On Board - May 2021 Issue

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, please click here. A link can also be found on the School Board page.

Kindergarten Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year is Now Open!

Registration for Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year is now OPEN. If your child will be 5 years of age before October 1, 2021, they are eligible to begin kindergarten next school year. 
Registration is completely online with step-by-step directions on our Registration page. Click here to begin the registration process.
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3rd Annual First Day of School Video

Our Pledge

We are committed to providing students with inspiring and relevant experiences so they may live meaningful, purposeful, and impactful lives.

Upcoming Events


School Board Meeting

Thu Jul 15 2021

Ninth Grade Orientation

Wed Aug 11 2021

School Board Meeting

Thu Aug 12 2021

Sixth Grade Orientation

Mon Aug 16 2021


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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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