Westwood Horizon

HOSA Members Volunteer at YMCA Spooktacular

By vikasreddy15

October 30, 2013


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   Westwood students attended the YMCA annual Spooktacular event on October 25 as part of a HOSA club awareness event. This event is held yearly and is a carnival where there are games,contests, and candy.  Members of the club HOSA( Health Occupational Students of America) volunteered to teach the...

Education in a Digital Age

By Tristan Seifert

October 24, 2013


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Technology is an integral part of the lifestyle of today’s population. With many people depending on their smartphones to communicate with friends, almost everyone uses the Internet. Not only can this advancement of technology be a useful tool to organize social gatherings, but it can also serve as a lea...

“Wonder” chosen as part of RRISD reading initiative

By Michael Cravey

October 23, 2013


Filed under Campus, Events

Pick up a free copy of “Wonder” by R.J. Palacio in the library and be a part of the community-wide “One Book, One District” reading initiative for the 2013-14 school year! No, you do not have to return it. Instead, Deputy Superintendent of Administration and Instruction Dr. Martha Salazar-Za...

Westwood Debate Succeeds In Tournaments

By lindayoowestwood

October 23, 2013


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The Westwood Debate team attended the Bellaire HS tournament, the Lake Travis HS tournament, and the St. Mark's School of Texas Invitational, all in the same weekend. At two of the three tournaments, the Westwood Debate Team had individuals who acquired bids to the Tournament of Champions; debaters have...

Debate Team Sweeps Pflugerville Tournament

By lindayoowestwood

September 27, 2013


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The Westwood Debate Team attended the Pflugerville debate Tournament, last week on 9/20 - 9/21. Please congratulate the following students. The Westwood Debate Team will be attending the Anderson Tournament today, 9/26- 9/27. In Policy Debate...  Quarter Finalists: Catherine Cheng & Janhavi Newarkar, Jaydeep Singh &...