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Debate Kicks Off the Year with an Ice Cream Social

Debate Kicks Off the Year with an Ice Cream Social

September 9, 2019

To encourage more bonding within the debate community, the Speech and Debate team organized an ice cream social in the cafeteria on Thursday, Sep. 5. The novice and returning debaters conversed with each ...

Debaters Compete at Hendrickson/Pflugerville Tournament

Debaters Compete at Hendrickson/Pflugerville Tournament

September 6, 2019

Hendrickson High School was packed with competitors preparing and rushing from one round to the next during the Hendrickson/Pflugerville Central Texas Swing Debate tournament that took place from Frid...

Academy Ambassadors Hold First Roundup Meeting

Academy Ambassadors Hold First Roundup Meeting

September 5, 2019

The cafeteria flooded with new and old ambassadors eager to learn about the events for the upcoming year at the first Academy Ambassador roundup on Tuesday, Sept. 3. After the large general meeting wi...

DECA Holds Introductory Meeting

DECA Holds Introductory Meeting

September 1, 2019

Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) kicked off the school year with an annual introductory meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 27. The career and technical student organization aims to serve and...

District Implements New Clear Bag Policy

District Implements New Clear Bag Policy

August 27, 2019

A district wide clear bag policy has been implemented for large scale events at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex and Dragon Stadium. There are certain qualifications for a clear bags such as they cannot...

Class of 2023 Attends Fish Bowl

Class of 2023 Attends Fish Bowl

August 12, 2019

The Class of 2023 became familiar with Westwood on Friday, Aug. 9, as they attended Fish Bowl, an annual orientation designed to welcome the incoming freshmen. Students enjoyed a wide range of activit...

Seniors Participate In Senior Walks In Elementary and Middle Schools

Seniors Participate In Senior Walks In Elementary and Middle Schools

May 27, 2019

From Monday, May 20 to Thursday, May 23, seniors participated in walks that took place in the feeder elementary and middle schools to celebrate their graduations from Westwood, while parents, student...

Annual Ceremony Honors Seniors’ Achievements

Annual Ceremony Honors Seniors’ Achievements

May 18, 2019

In accordance with a yearly tradition, members of the graduating class of 2019, along with staff members and high-ranking members of the administration, gathered in the cafeteria on the evening of ...

Thirst Project Recap

Thirst Project Recap

May 17, 2019

Over the course of the year, National Honor Society (NHS) has been raising money for the Thirst Project, with the goal of building a well in Africa. Most of the money raised came from collecting change and...

Academy Ambassadors Gather at Spring Social

Academy Ambassadors Gather at Spring Social

May 15, 2019

  Colorful balloons and paper chains encircled the atrium as ambassadors began taking their seats for the annual Spring Social on Monday, May 13. Student ambassadors had the chance to win priz...