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Read-A-Thon Coming Soon!

Be sure to mark your calendars for the upcoming Read-a-thon events! Event Flyer   


First Grade Visits Durham Museum

First graders toured the Durham Museum and had the chance to experience two classes: time travel back to the one room schoolhouse as well as a trip around the world experiencing a variety of celebrations!  


Governor Ricketts and Miss Nebraska Visit Paddock Road

Governor Pete Ricketts and Miss Nebraska, Allison Tietjen, visited Paddock Road to congratulate students and teachers on their hard work achieving Blue Ribbon School status.


Parent/Teacher Conferences-NWEA Growth Reports and NeSA Student Parent Reports

During Parent/Teacher Conferences, parent(s) will receive his/her child’s Fall NWEA Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Growth Report (Grades 3-8) and NeSA Student Report (Students who were in Grades 3-8 in the 2016/2017 school year.)   Additional information regarding the NWEA MAP assessment, along with parent resources can be found at and


Fun with Buddies

Cross-Age Buddies is a program that regularly brings together whole classes of younger and older students to work one-on-one, each older buddy with his or her younger buddy, on academic, service and recreational activities. Buddy programs build caring cross-age relationships and create a supportive school-wide climate.  Buddies at Paddock meet once a month!  


NWEA MAP Information

  Third – Ninth Grade Students to Take the Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) tests. During the 2017/2018 school year, your child will take tests called NWEA Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Growth Tests.  This assessment tool is used to determine your child’s instructional level and to measure academic growth throughout the school year and from year-to-year in the areas of reading and math.   MAP® assessments are untimed, but each will take approximately 45-60…


Mr. Kock earns Teacher of the Month!

Matt Kock, 6th grade teacher at Paddock Road Elementary, has been named Westside’s Teacher of the Month for August. Kock, who has been with Paddock Road for 19 years, was honored by the Board of Education and presented $100 thanks to Prime Choice Insurance and Courtney Callaway. Click here to watch as Mr. Kock learned he was Teacher of the Month! A co-worker shared the following about Mr. Kock in her nomination: Matt Kock deserves Teacher…


PRCC needs your help!

The Paddock Road Community Club (PRCC) hosts some fun evens with the great help of wonderful volunteers. We would love to have your participation! Parents, guardians, WMS and WHS students are welcome. If you are interested in helping out, please indicate which activity by checking the corresponding box below. We will contact you as each event approaches. Please join us and VOLUNTEER TODAY!  Submit your information online via the Paddock Road Community Club Volunteer Form.


Guide to Social Media Pitfalls for Families Evening Session

Parents and Students Informational Flyer

ELEMENTARY | Start 8:40 - Dismiss 3:30 ( Wednesdays | Dismiss 3:00 )