Westonka News

  • DECA Hosts Trick-or-Trot 5K for WeCAN

    Mound Westonka DECA is partnering with Western Communities Action Network (WeCAN) to host a 5K and Fun Run on October 26. This event will take place in and around the MWHS Commons area. Registration and packet pick-up will begin at 8:30 a.m. The 1-Mile Run Fun will begin at 10 a.m., followed immediately by the 5K around 10:15 to 10:30 a.m. Following the race, snacks will be provided to all runners as race and costume winners are announced.

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  • Update Your Family's Contact Information to Receive School Alerts

    At 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, Westonka Schools will be conducting a test of its parent/staff notification system. The district asks that all families use Skyward Family Access to ensure that we have the most current phone numbers and email addresses in the event of a weather-related closing or other announcement.

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  • There's Nothing Quite Like Westonka Homecoming

    In the Westonka School District, homecoming is something special. On top of preparing for the big game, White Hawks football players spend Homecoming Week reading to primary school students and presenting letters and jerseys to influential teachers. Westonka students of years past gather each year for an alumni breakfast and even join the pep fest at their alma mater. Musicians wielding everything from brass instruments to wastebasket drums and kazoos perform with pride in the annual homecoming parade.

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  • Nominations Open for 2020 Westonka Teacher of the Year

    Westonka Education Minnesota is excited to launch the Westonka Teacher of the Year program. The organization will be collecting nominations from staff, students, parents and community members. Nominations for the 2019-2020 award are now open and must be submitted by Friday, Oct. 25.

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  • Westonka Schools to Pilot eLearning Days

    In recent years, Minnesota schools have experienced more weather-related school day cancellations than in the past. To help protect student learning on these canceled school days, Westonka Public Schools will be implementing an "eLearning Day" protocol for the 2019-2020 school year.

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