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a journey through African-American history

December 1, 2017

Filed under Breaking news, ESOL, NEWS, Student spotlight, Teachers Spotlight, Today in History, Uncategorized

a journey through African-American history The westside high school of firestone road in Jacksonville fl. He did a tour or as I call him a trip through the African American history of the United States with the students of...

Un viaje atravez de la Historia afroamericana By Angel Baerga-Ortega

Angel G. Baerga-Ortega

November 30, 2017

Filed under ESOL, Teachers Spotlight, westside gallery

  La westside high school de firestone road en jacksonville fl. Hizo un recorrido o como yo le llamo un viaje atravez de la historia afroamericana de los estados unidos con los estudiantes del curso de historia fue muy intere...

First Mate Award Mr. Riju Thomas

October 30, 2017

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Mr. Riju Thomas is a real team play with a true growth mindset! He welcomes feedback, initiates improvement to his craft, and is always willing to try something new. He does a great of assessing students as he teaches. In addition,...

New teacher By: Dominique Guishard

October 20, 2017

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Sara Axelrod (cq) is a new teacher at Westside highschool. Before westside she was coaching new teachers for teach for America and then at first coast. She prefers westside over first coast." Everyone is on the same team." She...

A year full of Hendrix by Dominique Guishard and kayla Johnson

October 9, 2017

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Megan Hendrix  is the 2017-2018 teacher of the year. For Westside High in previous years, teachers would nominate the top 3 teachers and then vote. This year, she won majority of votes so she won outright. "It was unexpected...

First Mate Award: Ms. Ali Fehling

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Admin, School Spirit, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Fehling has been an awesome addition to our faculty! She does a tremendous job making content engaging and relevant in 9th grade ELA. In addition, she has a unique and effective way of working in the root of the week. Her...


Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Listen Up, Teachers Spotlight, We Are Wolverines

Mr. Blake Edwards - Sept. 25 Ms. Laquanda Paschal - Sept. 25 Ms. Monet Pearson - Sept. 26 Ms. Rebecca Bryner - Sept. 30 Coach Jeffrey Gidcumb - Sept. 30 Ms. Ali Fehling - Oct. 1    

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Cheryl Ruise is a real resource for students. Students say they can always count on her to help them when they are struggling. Thank you for all of the extra support! Shout out to Ms. Denita Blunt, Ms. Aria King, and Mr....

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 21, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Helene Reese opened her classroom to visitors and serves as an excellent resource for her fellow teachers! She is a real team player! Shout out to Ms.Kenyannya Wilcox for taking the time to assess the school directly after...

Who is Ms. Martinez?

February 10, 2017

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By: Elishmary Rosario Ms. Jessica Martinez is the school's ESOL coordinator. She's a hardworking and dedicated person. Ask any person part of the ESOL department and they will agree. Here are some things that you may not have...

Missing Backdrop….! Ohh Noo…..!

Cambreon King

January 25, 2017

Filed under Facilities, Teachers Spotlight

MISSING FROM AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (MS. KONOPA)  HAVE YOU SEEN THIS BACKDROP? About 8 Ft Tall About 4-6 Ft Wide Last Seen In Library Of Westside High School. Black And Sliver Ms. Konopa is suffering from...

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