Western Hills Magnet Elementary

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Western Hills Magnet
6523 Western Avenue
Omaha, NE 68132-1299

Phone: (402) 554-1510
Fax: (402) 554-1409

Magnet school tours available on Tuesdays.
Please contact Kristin Nelson at 402-554-1510 to schedule your tour.

Welcome to Western Hills Magnet Elementary

VISION: Develop self-disciplined, well-educated students who possess a positive feeling of self-worth and a love of lifelong learning. Western Hills’ staff believes in each child’s ability to achieve academic success and is committed to providing educational opportunities that enable all students to achieve at their highest potential.

MISSION: Guiding students today, preparing them for tomorrow through rigorous academics, enrichment, electives and expeditions.

 

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Western Hills School Improvement Plan

 

ACHIEVEMENT AREA

2015-16 ACHIEVEMENT

2016-17 GROWTH GOAL

Mathematics

45.2%

50.2%

Reading

61.6%

66.6%

Science

57.9%

61.9%

Attendance

32.2%

27.2%

*Attendance = Excessive Absences (10+ days)

*Percentage of students who qualify for Free/Reduced Lunch: 74.3%

Professional Development Focus Areas

1. Engagement strategies in all curricular areas.

2.Writer's workshop - student conferencing and descriptive feedback.

3. School Climate - Procedures and routines and building relationships.


 

 

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