The Westonka Edge

  • Small School Advantages. Big School Opportunities. Real-Life Success Stories.™ Westonka schools are just the right size. Small school advantages mean we know every child by name and we make it our goal to help every child to succeed. Big school opportunities mean our award-winning arts, academics and athletics programs are right up there with larger districts. Real-life success stories mean our students leave prepared for college and for success in the 21st century.

Westonka News

  • November Facilities Update: 2016 Bond Projects

    Since breaking ground in May 2017, much progress has been made on the new Westonka Performing Arts Center and Westonka Activity Center at Mound Westonka High School. Both projects were made possible thanks to the community's support of a May 2016 bond referendum.

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  • Westonka Students Honor Veterans

    Across the district in November, lesson plans, activities and recognition focused on the wartime service and sacrifice of the men and women honored on Veterans Day.

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  • MWHS Band Celebrates Fall Accomplishments

    The Mound Westonka High School band program had much to celebrate this fall with a benefit concert, visiting musicians and student honor band participation.

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  • Grandview Students Go Wild for Minnesota Zoo Math Day

    Nearly 400 Grandview Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade students took part in Math Day at the Minnesota Zoo on Nov. 7. Math Day has been designed to inspire students in grades K-7 to learn more about how math is applied in the zoo workplace and to the world beyond, where animals live in their natural habitats.

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  • Westonka Announces 2017-2018 Building Teachers of the Year

    Westonka Education Minnesota kicked off American Education Week Nov. 13 by announcing the 2017-2018 building Teachers of the Year. Congratulations to this year's honored educators: June Heather Carver from Westonka Early Learning, Kim Collins from Hilltop Primary School, Jenny Naslund from Shirley Hills Primary School, Katie Rutledge from Grandview Middle School and Lisa Paul from Mound Westonka High School.

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  • Westonka Students Wear Orange for Unity Day

    Schools across the district were ablaze in orange Oct. 25 to celebrate Unity Day, a movement designed to bring everyone together to stand against bullying and be united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion. Each school in the Westonka district conducted activities throughout the month of October aimed at spreading kindness, promoting unity and combatting bullying.

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Borg Report

  • Operating Levy Renewed by Voters

    I am pleased to report that Westonka residents voted to renew the district’s current operating levy for another 10 years on Nov. 7, 2017. We at Westonka Schools wish to sincerely thank our community for renewing this levy, which will help us to continue improving student achievement by preserving funds for teachers and instructional materials.

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