Driving Literacy HomeWest Shore Readers are Happy Campers: 2018 Bookmobile dates, times, and locations are now available.Read More ▸
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employees of the year
Shout out to our 2018 retirees!Thank you for your many years of service to the District and your commitment to our children.
2018 retirees
Feasibility Update Read more about the progress made by RLPS Architects and our Feasibility Committee (Pictured: Proposed Rossmoyne Elementary School)Read More ▸
Proposed Rossmoyne Elementary School Pictured
Employees of the Fourth QuarterCongratulations to Kimberly Shank, Sixth & Seventh Grade Teacher at Allen Middle School, and John White, District Maintenance Mechanic.
Employees of the Quarter Named
More than a hashtag! #WestShoreProud
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District News

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Changes to the District’s Dental Program

The beginning of the 2018-2019 school year brings with it two changes in the District’s Dental Program. Starting this year, the District’s will require dental evaluations in grades 1, 3, and 7.  In addition, the District can no longer provide fluoride tablets to students who do not have fluoride in their home water source. Please click the More+ link for additional information about these changes.
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Back to School Information - First day of School is August 27th!

What time is the bus coming?  Who’s my teacher?  As we countdown the days to the start of the 2018-2019 school year there are several questions your family may be asking.  In order to make it easier to find the answers to these questions and others, we have gathered all the information you need. More +
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Summer Meals Program - June 11-August 17

For some students, school lunches are the main meal of the day. So, what happens when school is out for the summer? From June 11 through August 17, the West Shore School District, in partnership with Sodexo, will offer free breakfast and lunch service to children up to 18 years-old, regardless of their family’s economic status or district of residence. Please mark your calendars and come celebrate summer with us at one of our Summer Meal locations. 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 talk with you.
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Come Work With Us!

We have a variety of openings in our District for next school year. Teaching, Building Aide, Secretarial, Paraprofessional, Food Service, Coaching, and more. Many of the positions follow a work schedule that matches the student schedule and are perfect for those who want to be home when their children are! Check out our employment page for more information.
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Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

This back-to-school season, make sure your kids have all the things they need  -- including quality health insurance. Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program now covers all uninsured kids and teens (up to age 19). And no family makes too much money for CHIP. Coverage includes doctor visits, dental care, eye care, prescriptions, immunizations, mental health and much more.

Families who need health insurance are encouraged to apply right away. CHIP enrollment information is available by visiting http://www.CHIPcoversPAkids.com or calling 800-986-KIDS to apply or for more information.  
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Bookmobile Dates, Times, and Locations

Join the West Shore School District as we kick off another fun-filled summer of Driving Literacy Home. Children in pre-school through high school are invited to join us at one or more of the locations listed and pick out a free book. Special thanks to our volunteer drivers and host sites for helping us Drive Literacy Home!
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Feasibility & Facilities Committee Update

On Thursday April 12, 2018 the Feasibility Committee, in conjunction with RLPS Architects, presented an update on the Feasibility Study during the Board Study Session. Included in the presentation were:

Updated Timelines
Site Plans, Floor Plans, and Exterior Concepts 
Building Capacity and Cost Estimates

To view this presentation and read the latest update from the Feasibility Committee please click here

Upcoming Events


Teacher Orientation Days (New Hires Only)

Mon Aug 13 2018
to Wed Aug 15 2018


School Board Meeting

Thu Aug 16 2018

Teacher Orientation Days (Second Year Teachers Only)

Thu Aug 16 2018
to Fri Aug 17 2018


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