News and Events
Westside To Distribute Meals During ‘Yellow’ Status
Posted August 13, 2020 We are proud to share that since we altered school plans in March due to the pandemic, Westside Nutrition Services has served more than 400,000 meals to children in need throughout District 66 and the Omaha metro area. This dedication to our community and fulfilling all needs of children will continue this fall as we again shift to our YELLOW pandemic plan to start the 20/21 school year at Westside. On…READ MORE
Virtual Kindergarten Parent Meeting Newsletter
If you have an incoming kindergarten student, please be sure to check out our Virtual Kindergarten Parent Meeting by clicking this link.READ MORE
Work At Westside: We Are Hiring!
Updated February 5, 2020 Westside Community Schools in Omaha, Neb. is looking for passionate adults who care about nurturing children and helping them grow! We are hiring a variety of positions, including teachers and substitute teachers. https://youtu.be/VUwuvA5Y6JU https://youtu.be/BZFmscupRXo You can also click here for more #WorkAtWestside employee profiles! CLICK HERE to learn more, and to apply now!READ MORE
Information for Kindergarten Enrollment, Transfer Requests and Option Enrollment
Posted December 22, 2019 Student In-District Transfer Requests for the 2020-2021 School Year If you are a District resident who would like your K-6 child(ren) to attend an elementary school other than the school that serves your attendance area for next school year, you must submit a completed In-District Transfer (IDT) Request form to the Office of Student Services for review. The District gives priority to families living within the District prior to placing Option…READ MORE
Posted January 24, 2019 Here is a virtual tour of our wonderful school.READ MORE
Tigers Shine In Geography Bee
Posted December 9, 2019 The Oakdale Geography Bee was held in the EY room December 6. All of the participants did a fine job! The results are as follows: 1st place: Braden Hewlett 2nd place: Lily Gentry 3rd place (tie): Niko Boulos, Hunter Veylupek Braden will take a state qualifying test in January to see if he qualifies for the Nebraska State Geo Bee on March 27, 2020 at UNO. Wish him luck!READ MORE
Oakdale Celebrates 150 Years!
Posted December 4, 2019 Oakdale is proud to celebrate the school’s Sesquicentennial! Celebration activities included having former Principal Marla Fries lead classes in the library from yesteryear. Some students were mesmorized by the chalk and slates. Also, amazing Oakdale parent volunteers in the gym organized games youngsters played in the early days of Oakdale. Oakdale had stories and rich history shared by an alumna Sara (Parks) Wood this afternoon, as Oakdale enjoys our week of…READ MORE
3rd Annual Turkey Trot A Success!
Posted December 4, 2019 Oakdale students completed our 3rd Annual Turkey Trot on November 22! WHS Cross Country Coach, Mrs. Gosnell, and two student athletes spoke to our students about the sport. Each grade level then ran in our own cross country race through our property and our neighbor, Rockbrook United Methodist Church. The student body cheered on each section of grades! To cap the week, students brought in donations to the Westside Food Pantry.…READ MORE
Oakdale 4th Grade Teachers Earn Westside Royalty Cup
Posted December 4, 2019 Congratulations to our 4th grade teachers at Oakdale, winners of the October Royalty Cup! Melissa Clark and Michelle Kopecky are a dynamite team constantly going above and beyond to make our students, their coworkers, and our families feel like royalty. All Oakdale staff members were treated to a pizza lunch thanks to the Westside Foundation! OAKDALE ELEMENTARY holds the Royalty Cup this month!READ MORE
November Tiger Tracks Newsletter Now Available
Posted December 4, 2019 CLICK HERE for the November edition of Tiger Tracks, the official school newsletter for Oakdale Elementary!READ MORE