CELEBRATING THE CLASS OF 2020 
The West Shore School District was honored to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating high school students with in-person Graduation Ceremonies on Thursday, July 9, and Friday, July 10, at the West Shore Stadium.  Click here to view recordings from both nights. Photos of each ceremony can be found on the high school websites. 
Red Land Graduation
Red Land Graduation
Cedar Cliff Graduation
Cedar Cliff Graduation
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Cedar Cliff #FTK
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Red Land #FTK
Red Land Thon
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Senior Showcase Video

District News & Information

Sad News Regarding a Red Land Student

It is with great sadness I inform you of the death of a student within the Red Land High School community. Out of respect for the family, we are not releasing any other additional details. More +

Summer Office Hours

From June 15–August 7, all District schools and the Administration Center for Education will be open Monday through Thursday and closed on Fridays. In addition, District offices will be closed July 6 in honor of Independence Day. The Administration Center for Education will be open to the public from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Hours at the individual schools may vary each day. Please contact the school to confirm someone will be available to assist you when planning your visit.  

2020-2021 Budget Approved & Per Capita Tax Eliminated

On June 11, 2020, the Board unanimously approved a final budget for the 2020-2021 fiscal year.  The approved budget includes $125,336,112.03 in expenditures and $124,689,991.00 in revenue. The millage rate for Cumberland County for 2020-2021 is 12.32, and the rate for York County is 14.9648. These rates represent increases of 2.332% in Cumberland County and 1.858% in York County.  On June 11, the Board also voted to eliminate the per capita tax for 2020-2021. Residents will not receive a per capita tax bill. To review the 2020-2021 budget and presentations made to the board during the development process, please visit the Business Department page.
Free Grab-and-Go Bagged Meals

Free Grab-and-Go Bagged Meals

The West Shore School District will continue to offer Free Grab-and-Go Bagged Meals for all children from 11 a.m. till 1 p.m., Monday through Friday, at four designated locations throughout the summer months. Lunch for that day and breakfast for the following day will be included in each bag. All children 18 and younger are welcome to participate. No questions will be asked.  More +
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Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year is Now Open!

Help us spread the word...kindergarten registration has begun in the West Shore School District for the 2020-2021 school year! If you have a child who will be 5 before October 1st, please click here to begin the registration process! Please note, registration MUST be completed by Monday, March 16, 2020 in order to attend kindergarten orientation the week of March 30, 2020. We look forward to meeting the class of 2033! More +
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Online Learning (Cyber) Opportunities are Available with West Shore

The West Shore School District has partnered with CAOLA, the Capital Area Online Learning Association, to offer full and part-time online learning to families interested in cyber school. Pre-registration for this program is now open. If you think cyber school may be a good fit for your student, complete a simple interest questionnaire and someone from the District will be in touch to arrange a pre-enrollment interview.
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District Facility Use During Pandemic

With the most recent stay-at-home orders issued by the Governor and the likelihood that our entire community will be included in those orders soon, the District wants to reinforce the importance of adhering to the restrictions and recommendations given by government agencies about gatherings of groups of people and maintaining social distancing. More +
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On Board - May 2020 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.
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Points of Pride - Winter 2020 Issue

Coming to District mail boxes the first week of March, Points of Pride! We hope you’ll take a few minutes to flip through its pages for updates on District initiatives, including a feature article on our DaVinci program. There are lots of reasons why we are #WestShoreProud and we look forward to sharing them with you. More +
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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 +

Stories of Student Success

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In January, after PDE released its Future Ready Index for the 2018-2019 school year, we as a District reflected on our measures of success as well. We invite you to take a few minutes to join us in looking back on last school year and the many reasons we are #WestShoreProud!

Special thanks to the following students for participating in this year's video (in order of appearance): Lola Williams, Talan Shultz, Kaylee Kramer, Keith Williams, Raegan Buxton, Jocelyn Heredia, and Connor McCullough. Additionally, to Dr. Whye, Assistant Superintendent, for gathering data and narrating.

Our Pledge

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

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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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