The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

Westwood High School Lifts Lockdown After External Threat is Cleared
Westwood High School Lifts Lockdown After External Threat is Cleared
By Hannah Ashtari, Managing Editor • January 19, 2022
In December 2021, there were reports of alligators roaming in Austin. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has been making plans to remove the alligators.
Photo courtesy of Robert Berkowitz
Investigatoring the Recent Austin Alligator Attacks
By Aanika Hirode, Reporter • January 6, 2022
Also called the Beaver Moon, the moon became a red-pinkish color as it overlapped with the earths shadow.
Longest Partial Lunar Eclipse Glides Through Austin Night Sky
By Yunoo Kim, Community & World News Editor • November 19, 2021
Power pop is a genre full of catchy choruses and crunchy guitars, and while it occasionally teetered into the mainstream, its still fairly niche. Read about the top 20 tracks to get you started. Graphic by Oliver Barnfield.
20 Essential Power Pop Songs
By Oliver Barnfield, Video Editor • January 19, 2022
Although online school mightve been hard, it protected the health of students and their families in these trying times. Photo courtesy of HaticeEROL.
Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Students Struggle with School Guidelines as Omicron Spreads
By Zoejane Ostebo, Extras Editor • January 18, 2022
Attending school in-person is crucial to many students mental health and learning needs.
Schools Shouldn't Shut Down Amid New Variant
By Lucia Santaolalla, Dreamcatcher Editor in Chief • January 15, 2022
With an opposing player trailing almost immediately behind him, Gabe Parr ‘23 runs across the gym in order to pass the ball along to his teammates. This was during the third quarter, where the Warriors achieved their highest lead. “Stony Point has some really good scores and they’re really athletic,” Parr said, “and we played an amazing defense, just to keep them low scoring.”
Varsity Boys Basketball Tops Stony Point 66-54
By Gayu Lakshmanan, Twitter Account Manager • January 14, 2022