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West Side High School’s “Lights On” Program Wraps Up for the Summer More than 500 Youth Attend Last Night of Summer Evening Programs

August 30, 2018

[NEWARK, New Jersey – August 30, 2018] – West Side High Schools “Lights On” Program, an evening program for Newark youth to engage in positive […]

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Newark City Meet 2018

June 14, 2018

Congratulations to the West Side High School Girls Team and Malcolm X Shabazz High School Boys Team! Licensed to Essex Co. TCA Outdoor Championship Meet […]

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NFL Linebacker Tahir Whitehead Celebrated by Newark West Side Community

April 2, 2018

By: Mike Kinney | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | March 23, 2018 Giving everything he’s got has always seemed to be a natural inclination […]

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No. 12 Newark East Side tops West Side for Newark Public Schools Tournament 3-peat

December 30, 2017

It might be just the first month of the New Jersey high school basketball season, but some of the biggest Newark games of the year […]

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Newark Public Schools Partners with Newark Yoga Movement to Host Staff Development Focused on Wellness

August 31, 2017

[Newark, NJ – August 31, 2017] This week, Newark Public Schools (NPS), in partnership with the Newark Yoga Movement (NYM), hosted a staff development (SD) […]

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Newark Yoga Movement

August 31, 2017

A pair of industrial fans blow in the gymnasium at West Side High School in Newark.  A yoga instructor introduces the mountain pose to about […]

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Jasmine Thomas, East Side Hockey

Jasmine Thomas, East Side High School

July 5, 2017

Born and raised in Newark, Jasmine is a 2017 graduate of Newark Vocational High School at West Side Campus. Prior to attending Newark Vocational, Jasmine […]

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NPS Math Conference Thank You 2017

NPS District-Wide Mathematics Conference – June 16, 2017

June 30, 2017

The sessions and session leaders: “Habits of Discussion” Andrew Paulsen – East Side High School Honorae Hodgson – East Side High School “Balanced Mathematics Instruction” […]

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Four West Side Seniors Win Full-Ride Basketball Scholarships

May 23, 2017

West Side’s 6-foot-4 senior guard, Yasim Hooker, has decided to attend NCAA Division 2 Benedict College on a full basketball scholarship. Yasim is a 4 […]

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West Side High School Track Teams bring Home the Gold at the Prestigious Penn Relays

May 2, 2017

West Side High School Track Teams bring home the Gold at the Prestigious Penn Relays in the boys and girls 4×400 meter relays. Every team […]

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