Serve 2 Unite

Recently a group of 7th & 8th graders in Serve 2 Unite attended an all-day field trip to the Shambhala Meditation Center in Chicago. While there, they learned meditation from Sakyong Mipham, meet … [More]


H2O Music

Students in 6th-8th grade in the CLC program recently wrapped up a 10 week music session with H2O Music. Students learned the basic fundamentals of music theory, recorded various different beats, … [More]



Students who are a part of the CLC program at Westside Academy I participate in yoga sessions on Friday afternoons. They are learning basic yoga poses, how to relax, and how to bring peace to their … [More]


Picture Day WSA2

Just some random pictures....                       John … [More]

Walter Gladney


Come support the Westside Academy volleyball team in their last two games of the season.   March 8 - 11am March 15 - 10am All games are at Washington High School. … [More]



The goal at Westside Academy is to provide a fundamental education for students in the Head Start through eighth grade that emphasizes the mastery of basic and higher-order thinking skills in the areas of mathematics, reading, writing, and science. A highly structured environment with arts and technology incorporated within the curriculum is provided.

Westside is dedicated to maintaining a cooperative and collaborative effort between parents and the community. In this way, we foster the development of the skills and attitudes necessary for our students to become productive and successful citizens.