WES T-shirts

Picture of Cowboy tshirt
Picture of Cowgirl tshirt

Want to order one of our COOL WES Cowboy/Cowgirl t-shirts??  
August 17th is the last day to order.

2018 Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Stephanie Peterson
2018  Westside Teacher of the Year!
And, 2018 Lowndes County Teacher of the Year!

Get Georgia Reading

We want to  Get Georgia Reading.  For more information, please click on the image below
Link to Get Georgia Reading website

New to Westside?

Registration is located at the Lowndes Board of Education. 

For Bus information, call 229.245.2257

Pre-Pay for Meals Online with My School Bucks

Elementary Student Breakfast $2.00
Elementary Student Lunch $2.05

Car Drop Off:     7:30 to 7:55 am
Breakfast:      7:30 to 8:00 am
Tardy Bell:   in the classroom at 8:00 am
Car Pick Up:        2:35 - 3:00pm
Hours of Supervision:  7:30-3:00pm

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Facebook    www.facebook.com/WestsideLowndes

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Phone  229.245.2289          Fax 229.259.5068
Email the School Office .

Office Hours   M-Th 7:30-3:30   Fri 7:30-3:00

For a school supply list,  school calendar, or other important info, click on Parent Info on the left column.

AR Home Connect

More Information

Click on the image below for more information about school lunch, prime time, student handbook, school calendar, parent portal, and transportation.

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Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader is used at Westside Elementary to encourage and reward reading.  To keep up with your child's progress, use the Home Connect link below.  You will need your student's login information.

Link to AR Home Connect


Username:  (your child’s 8-digit ID found on his/her report card and the one he/she uses to log into AR at school)

Password:  (your child's last name)

In Home Connect you can:

  •  Setup Email Alerts to receive emails showing your student’s quiz or test results
  • Monitor your child’s progress toward reading goals
  • Search for books with available AR tests (this does not mean we have the book in the library, just that there is an AR test available for the book.)  
  • See the books your child has read.

Link to Parent Resources for Renaissance Place

Summer Reading

Link to Get Georgia Reading website

Thousands of Free Books are at Your Fingertips This Summer!
Watch a short video HERE.
Follow these simple steps:

1. Go to: www.myON.com
2. Click the Log In Now button and enter the following information:
3. School Name: Get Georgia Reading (Begin typing the word Get and select from the 
drop-down menu.)
User Name: lowndescounty
Password: read
4. Click on the "Sign In" button, select a book and start reading!

WES Writing Fair Winners

Congratulations to our Writing Fair Winners for 2017 - 2018
Kindergarten - Zoie Bannister from May's class
1st Grade - Sayla Kierce from Hess' class
2nd Grade - Bradley Register from Bennett's class
3rd Grade - Mack Noles from Veal's class
4th Grade - Olivia Shen from Eppes' class
5th Grade - Dylan Chambers from McPherson's class

Dylan Chambers also won the Writing Fair for 5th grade in Lowndes County Schools, so his writing will go on to the writing competition at RESA.  

2018 2019 School Supply List

Please click on the image below to access the 2018 2019 School Supply List:

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Student Accident Insurance

Parents, after July 1, 2018, you can purchase student accident insurance for the 2018-2019 school year. Please see the documents linked below for more information.

WES Activities

Meet Our Administrators

Picture of Beth Lind principal of Westside Elementary School

Picture of Sol Summerlin assistant principal at Westside Elementary School

Assistant Principal
Mr. Sol Summerlin

Assistant Principal
Dr. Sam Lassiter

Spelling Bee

2017/2018 WES Spelling Bee Winners
Picture of 2017 2018 Spelling Bee winners for WES
From left to right:  Aiden O'Brien and Miko Colasito
Winner - Miko Colasito
Runner Up - Aiden O'Brien

Picture of Lowndes County Schools Spelling Bee winners 2017 2018

Congratulations Miko Colasito!  
Miko won 2nd Place at the LCS Spelling Bee

WES Media Center News

WES School Store

Link to Online Payments
The online school store will be open during the school year for you to purchase school t-shirts, pay for field trips, pre-order yearbooks, order Field Day t-shirts, and more. 
Subpages (1): School Supply List