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Principal Acosta Introduces New Bell Schedule and Administration Changes

Principal Acosta Introduces New Bell Schedule and Administration Changes

By Sara Momin, Assistant Editor

June 22, 2018

Filed under Campus, News

For the upcoming school year, Principal Mario Acosta has announced that Westwood will follow a two-lunch bell schedule with each lunch lasting about 45 minutes, while also having few minutes to get back ...

French Club Members Bond at la Madeleine

French Club Members Bond at la Madeleine

May 18, 2018

To conclude the year, French Club members gathered to eat dinner at la Madeleine on Friday, May 11. Each student who had sold at least one bag of Bon Bons during the year had their meal paid for by the ...

AFJROTC Celebrates Accomplishments in Annual Awards Ceremony

AFJROTC Celebrates Accomplishments in Annual Awards Ceremony

May 18, 2018

  On Saturday, May 12, the TX-861st had their annual awards banquet, signifying the end of the year. National awards presenters from around Austin came out to present cadets who had won nat...

Round Rock Special Olympics Hosts Annual Awards Night

Round Rock Special Olympics Hosts Annual Awards Night

May 13, 2018

On Wednesday, May 9, the Round Rock Special Olympics organized an awards ceremony dedicated to honoring athletes and volunteers for their work in the program this past year. While this marked the end of t...

Seniors Sign College Banner

Seniors Sign College Banner

May 9, 2018

As a means to share future university plans, senior students gathered to sign their names under their committed colleges on Tuesday, May 1. The collective banner of diverse plans will be be proudly displa...

DECA Members Achieve International Success At ICDC

DECA Members Achieve International Success At ICDC

May 3, 2018

A record-breaking number of Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) students made the trip to Atlanta to compete in the 2018 International Career Development Conference (ICDC) from April 21-2...

NHS Hosts Warrior Fest As Fundraiser for Thirst Project

NHS Hosts Warrior Fest As Fundraiser for Thirst Project

May 1, 2018

On the cool afternoon of Friday, April 27, students gathered together after school at the Warrior Bowl to celebrate Warrior Fest, an annual Westwood tradition held in order to help earn money for t...

Students Attend Library Book Buzz to Explore New Releases

Students Attend Library Book Buzz to Explore New Releases

May 1, 2018

Avid readers convened in the library on April 26 for Book Buzz. The event featured Mr. Robert Haddock, a representative of the publishing company Penguin Random House, who discussed upcoming novels and n...