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Meet the New Director of Elizabethton City Schools RV

Richard VanHuss is the New Director of Elizabethton City Schools starting July 1, 2020.

Elizabethton City Schools Parent Survey

Further guidance will be shared as information is updated. Please click on the survey link below and take a few moments to provide us with your feedback:

ECS 2020 Back 2 School Bash Update

Elizabethton City Schools 2020 Back 2 School Bash will be canceled this year due to COVID and social distancing state recommendations.  However, we are still raising money for school supplies to be provided to students when they can physically return to school for the 2020-2021 school year.

Financial Assistance for Families that qualify for free and reduced lunch
YEARBOOK NEWS
Our yearbooks are being published at a plant in Texas.
5th Graders Interested In Band?

Important Information for TAD Band

Design a Bird Feeder Challenge

Bird feeders allow people to study birds and provide food for birds when their  source is limited.

Fall 2020 Kindergarten Students....

Information for 2020 West Side Wildcat Kindergarten Students......

Welcome to our Wildcat family!

COVID-19 frequently asked questions regarding changes to the 2019-2020 school year
Cyclone Class of 2020 Senior Celebration/Parade/Mini Drive In

Congratulations Class of 2020!

ETSU Homework Hotline

Need help with your homework?

Student Personal Item Pick-Up Dates

The following dates are scheduled for students to pick up personal items form school.

Newsletter From the Desk of Mrs. Abbey

Newsletter

School Closing Information for 2019-2020 School Year

Governor Lee has closed school buildings for students physically to return for the remainder of this semester. However, the school system will continue online learning throughout the last instructional day of the school year. ECS will receive guidance as the COVID task force meets in the days to come. The feeding programs will continue as scheduled. We will be sending out information about other events important to parents and students early next week. Please continue social distancing and good hygiene to decrease the spread of the virus in our area.

Counselor Connection April 2020

Counselor Connection April 2020

Newsletter From the Desk of Mrs. Abbey

The Home Series, II

ECS School Registration 2020-2021 Student Registration
Updated Meal Distribution Times

Starting the week of April 6, 2020- Meals will only be provided two days a week.

Distance Learning Assignments

Kindergarten-5th Grade Assignments

Newsletter From the Desk of Mrs. Abbey
Counselor Connection

A word from Ms. Reasor

Counselor Connection

Attention 3rd Grade Parents and Students Epic

Memo from Mrs. Mathena

Update From Governor Lee about School Closing

Elizabethton City Schools will remain closed and plan on students returning to school on April 27, 2020.

Musical Information dance

Please see information below regarding music for each grade level.

School Closing Information

No School March 17, 2020, through April 3, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Information COVID-19
How to Be Lucky in Life Parent Involvement Night March 17 6:00 pm-7:00 pm lucky

                       How to Be Lucky in Life

Parent Involvement Night

March 17

6:00 pm-7:00 pm

College & Career Week March 16-20, 2020

College & Career Week
March 16-20, 2020

Order Your Wildcat Yearbook Now! yearbook

Online Store is Now Open!
$20 for yearbook $25 for Ads

LAST DAY to order is March 6th!
Yearbooks will arrive at WSE and be distributed in May.☺

Download StopIT App Today! stopit

      Download STOPit Today!                                       

Access Code for West Side Elementary

Code: elizabethton

Amy Ensor Selected as Northeast Community Credit Union Helping Teacher’s Teach EnsorNECCU

Amy Ensor, second grade teacher at West Side Elementary, is the latest Northeast Community Credit Union Helping Teacher’s Teach winner.

It is Almost Time for May Day, Mark Your Calendars Now!! Mayday

See dates for 2020 May Day and mark your calendars.

Renaissance Accelerated Reader Home Connect

Renaissance Accelerated Reader Home Connect has been updated and now has a new web address.
To log in to Home Connect Website:

https://global-zone51.renaissance-go.com/studentprogress/homeconnect?t=84031

Renaissance ID ECSD-27HQ

Your child's user name and password should remain the same as their previous user name and password.

December Dress Up Days dressup

Dress Up Days 

December 16th - 20th

 West Side Wildcats ~ get in the holiday spirit and participate in the dress up themes listed below!

BACK THE BLUE backthe blue

BACK

THE

BLUE

WEDNESDAY,

DECEMBER 4TH

 

WEAR BLUE TO SUPPORT YOUR SCHOOLS S.R.O.

We Need Volunteers for our Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair Book fair

We would love to have you volunteer to work the Scholastic Book Fair.

The Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair is Coming Your Way...... Book Fair

A blizzard of books is heading your way.....

We Are a Model of Demonstration School Model

The Tennessee Behavior Supports Project (TBSP) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (funded by the Tennessee Department of Education) is proud to announce that West Side 
Elementary has been selected as a 2019-2020 Bronze-level RTI2-B Model of Demonstration School. There are over 1,800 schools across the state of Tennessee and each year a small percentage of schools meet criteria to be selected as an RTI2-B Model of Demonstration School.
 
 

West Side Elementary School Receives Project Fit America Grant fit

West Side Elementary School receives state of the art fitness grant.

West Side Elementary promoting active living for students and the community ribbon cutting

West Side Elementary received a grant from Niswonger Children's Hospital and Children's Miracle Network  for innovative fitness in education equipment. The grant brings the Project Fit America Program to the school and provides state-of-the-art outdoor and indoor fitness equipment, curriculum, and on-site teacher training.

Project Fit Open House projectfit

You are invited to the official launch
of our model health and fitness program at
West Side Elementary School
Join us for our dedication and fitness demonstration with students!

Opening Day Celebration
Rain or Shine!
Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Location: 1310 Burgie Street- Elizabethton, TN 37643
School Phone: (423) 547-8030 for more information

Mrs. Ensor's 2nd Grade Working Together to Create Continent Projects Ensor

Mrs. Ensor's 2nd Grade is working together as teams to create continent posters.

Congratulations Wildcat WOW Students! WOW

West Side Wildcat WOW Students

“Home Sweet Home “coming”: September 23-27 Homecoming

 

 It’s almost time for “Home Sweet Home “coming” week at West Side!

Spirit Day Announcement House

Wear your house colors on Friday, September 6th

You Are Invited...... projectfit

You are invited to the official launch of our model health and fitness program at
West Side Elementary School.

Wildcats Get Your Walking Shoes On walking

Wildcat Walk-A-Thon

The West Side Walkathon is coming! This is your chance to SOAK THE PRINCIPAL while helping
to raise money for your school! Our goal this year is $10,000.

Welcome to Our House! house

Welcome to Our House!

The Wildcats have been drawing this week for their house.
 

Parent Orientation "Pop In" for a Glimpse of the 2019-2020 School Year Pop In

Tuesday, August 13: Parent Orientation "Pop In" for a Glimpse of the 2019-2020 School Year

Prevent the Dark Slide of Summer Setback! StarWars

What:  Book Fundraising Day

All proceeds will go to funding classroom libraries for West Side students.

 

Where: Barnes & Noble - 3030 Franklin Terrace, Johnson City, TN

 

When: May 4, 2019    Store Hours 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

FIeld Day Schedule field day

Please look at field day times and dates for your children.

Puzzle Pieces Community Support puzzle

Puzzle Pieces

Support Girls on the Run GOTR

Show your support for our girls by registering for The Girls on the Run 5k Saturday, May 11.

College & Career Week March 11-15, 2019 Science

College & Career Week
March 11-15, 2019

Please change Thursday, March 14th to Spring Picture Day.

WSE Celebrates Kindness Week: Always Choose Kindness kindness

Kindness Week at West Side!  This is a week where we can all focus on how we and our students treat each other and show kindness that fosters a positive culture! BE KIND!

 

Congratulations WSE Teachers of the Year Congratulations

2019-2020 ECS BUILDING-LEVEL
TEACHERS OF THE YEAR

West Side Elementary
Kim Pless
Lisa Adams
 

2019-2020 ECS System Level Teachers of the Year

Kim Pless