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Shirley Hills Announcements

  • Our Shirley Hills Carnival was a huge success!  Fun was had by all.  Thank you to everyone who made this event possible!



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  • February 13th, 2018 marked the 100th day of the 100th year for our Incredible School District! We are proud to be Whitehawks!

    100th day

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  • Attention all 4th Grade Families! Mark your calendars:

    4th to 5th Grade Orientation Night will be at Grandview Middle School on Monday, March 5th at 7pm.

    More information about this important evening will be sent home in the next few weeks.  


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  •  Tate, Mr.Eidsness and Capt America

    pennies for patients

    January was “Caring for Our Community” month at Shirley Hills! We once again partnered with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and ran a Pennies for Patients collection from January 8-26, 2018.  Our goal was to raise $6000 to help fight blood cancers.  We raised a grand total of......$6503!! Thank you to everyone who participated!


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     Pastries For Parents

    Thank you to Everyone who participated!  Inspite of subzero temps, we welcomed about 60 parents and together we were able to bag 150 breakfast snack packs for the Ronald McDonald House!  Now THAT is SOARING!


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  • S.O.A.R.

    At Westonka we SOAR...we create a SAFE environment for all, we OWN our actions, we ACHIEVE our goals and we RESPECT others and property.

    Since September, our kiddos have earned 4,861 SOAR slips!!


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  • Lets Go White Hawks!

    We celebrate school spirit on Fridays by wearing Westonka colors - black, red, white, Shirley Hills, Westonka, etc. all work. 20 names are chosen from a bucket, and if the student is wearing school colors, they get to go to the office to pick a prize. Let's go White Hawks!

    Go Whitehawks  

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  • Together Everyone Achieves More....Welcome to TEAM Shirley Hills!

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  • Contact Ushide

    Main Office: (952)491-8400

    Mr. Eidsness (952)491-8401

    Attendance line: (952)491-8490

    Health Specialist: (952)491-8404

    Fax (952)491-8403


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  • School Times: 8:55am-3:35pm


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Westonka News

  • Support Team Westonka in the Polar Plunge

    Team Westonka is taking the Polar Plunge on March 10. Learn how you can participate or support a plunger.

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  • Don't Miss the Biggest Band Event of the Year

    Over 350 students in grades 5-12 are gearing up for the biggest band event of the year. The Westonka All-District Band Concert will be held Sunday, March 4 at 2 p.m. in the MWHS gym. At this special concert, the audience will get to hear the music progress from the simplicity of first-year band students' notes to a challenging and inspiring Wind Ensemble performance.

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  • Hometown Crowd Welcomes Minnesota Teacher of the Year Corey Bulman

    Mound Westonka High School English teacher and current Minnesota Teacher of the Year Corey Bulman presented to Westonka students, staff and community members on Feb. 15. Watch the video of his powerful presentation.

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  • Alumni Profile: Super Bowl's 'Mr. Hospitality' Reece Anderson

    He was known as “Mr. Hospitality” and the “Go-To Guy” for events leading up to Super Bowl LII, but to those who remember him from his time at Mound Westonka High School, he’s Reece Anderson. The 2005 MWHS graduate served as the main liaison with businesses and the NFL during the 10-day Super Bowl festival earlier this month.

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  • Shirley Hills Hosts Successful Carnival

    Shirley Hills Primary School hosted another successful carnival on Feb. 9 that brought Shirley Hills families and the community together to enjoy a festival of games and excitement. The event, planned by the PTA, is the school’s biggest fundraiser each year.

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  • Westonka Schools Celebrates 100th Day of 100th Year

    This week on Feb. 13, Westonka students and staff marked the 100th day of the 100th year of the school district. Each school commemorated the milestone in its own way. Activities included quizzes on the district's 100-year history, "throwback" concessions prices at the varsity basketball game and students dressed like everything from 100-year-olds to hippies!

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