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Welcome to Westside Charter

Home of the Mustangs! 


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Principal's Message


Greetings Charter Families,

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year.  If you are new to Westside Preparatory Charter School, we hope that your will soon discover why Westside Charter is such a great place for students to learn and grow.  If you are a returning family, thank you for your continued involvement and support.  You make a difference.

We are excited to tell you that Westside Preparatory Charter School had the highest test scores in the district.  What a testament to our students, their families and the staff. 

We have new hours this year.

School begins at 7:55

Dismissal time is at 2:37

Every Wednesday, students will be dismissed at 12:37.

Back to School Night is Wednesday, August 17, from 5:30-7:00. Here you will have an opportunity to get to know your child’s teachers and what your child will be learning this year.

At Westside Charter, we are looking forward to an outstanding year of learning and fun.


Laura Lofgren







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Events and Reminders


  • August 17, 2016: Back to School Night form 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm 


School Calendar

Today: 8/25/16



"Twin Rivers  Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.


If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or Director of the Student Services (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Rudy Puente, at 916-566-1620 or rudy.puente@twinriversusd.org. A copy of TRUSD uniform complaint or TRUSD non-discrimination policy are available upon request."

Our Mission

WPCS is dedicated to empowering students to become self-motivated, competent, lifelong learners
through access to rigorous 21st century skills and attitudes.


 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

School Hours

7:55 a.m. to 2:37 p.m.-- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 

7:55 a.m. to 12:37 p.m.-- Early Release Wednesday 

Cafeteria open for breakfast at 7:25 a.m. Monday-Friday 

Contact Information

Principal: Laura Lofgren

Charter Secretary: Alexandra Gwiazdowski

Main Office Secretary: Sara Rowlett

Phone: 916-566-1990

Fax Number: 916-566-1991

6537 West Second St.
Rio Linda, CA 95673

District News & Events



On Tuesday, Aug. 16, the Twin Rivers school board met during regular session at the District Office on McClellan Park.


Please click HERE for meeting highlights.



Twin Rivers is ready for the new school year with a can-do attitude and we're happy to share the latest edition of We Are TR! The district newspaper focuses on district achievements and teacher-led initiatives. Twin Rivers is committed to supporting the education of all students in our mission to inspire each student to extraordinary achievement every day.


Click HERE to view the publication.