administration team

administration team

Principal: Mrs. Beth Lind

Principal: Mrs. Beth Lind

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Dear Parents and Families,

I am delighted to welcome you to Westside Elementary, a place where learning comes to life, and dreams take flight. Our school is a vibrant community dedicated to fostering academic excellence, nurturing creativity, and cultivating a passion for lifelong learning. I look forward to working together with the students, parents, staff, and community members to make this year memorable and educational.

At Westside Elementary, we believe that education goes beyond textbooks and classrooms. Our dedicated team of educators is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment where each student can explore their interests, discover their strengths, and reach their fullest potential. 

With a focus on innovation and diverse teaching methodologies, we strive to prepare our students for the challenges of tomorrow while preserving the values that make us a close-knit family. Our aim is to inspire critical thinking, instill a love for knowledge, and empower our students to be responsible global citizens.

We encourage parents to actively engage in their child's educational journey, working hand in hand with our talented faculty to create a seamless partnership for their success. 

Thank you for entrusting us with the education and well-being of your children. Together, let's embark on an exciting and fulfilling academic year.

Wishing you all a fantastic year of growth and achievements!

Warm regards,

Beth Lind

Mr. Thom Hallman

Assistant Principal:  Mr. Thom Hallman

Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians,

I am thrilled to welcome you to a new school year at Westside Elementary School! As one of the Assistant Principals, I am dedicated to fostering a nurturing and inclusive learning environment that promotes the academic, social, and emotional growth of each and every student. 

I have been in education for over 20 years, I believe that collaboration between school, parents, and students is essential in creating a positive and successful educational journey. I encourage open lines of communication and invite you to reach out to me, your child’s teacher, or the other administrators whenever needed. 

I am excited to embark on this journey with you and look forward to getting to know each and every one of you. Together, we can create a supportive and enriching learning environment where every student can thrive. Please do not hesitate to contact me at the school or send me an email if you have any questions or concerns. Let’s make this year at Westside Elementary an extraordinary one!


Thom Hallman

Mrs. Kelly Lupton

Assistant Principal: Mrs. Kelly Lupton

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In my 20 years of experience in education, I have had the privilege of working in various roles, including classroom teaching, working in curriculum as an Instructional Coach, and now as an Assistant Principal. These experiences have equipped me with a well-rounded understanding of the educational landscape, and I am dedicated to applying this knowledge to enhance the academic and personal growth of our students.

As a third-year Assistant Principal at Westside Elementary School, I am committed to working closely with our school's administrative team, teachers, students, and parents to create a positive and thriving educational environment. I strongly believe in fostering a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement. Our school's success is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our entire school community.

I am genuinely excited about the opportunities that lie ahead and the potential for further progress and achievement at Westside Elementary School. Together, we will continue to build a foundation for success, empowering our students to reach their full potential and preparing them for a bright future.

I look forward to this year and working together to make Westside Elementary the best it can be. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions, ideas, or concerns.

Kelly Lupton