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Westwood Speech and Debate Conquers Again

November 13, 2013

On November 8 to 9, the Westwood Speech and Debate team attended 3 tournaments: Round Rock HS, Springwoods HS, and the Hockadebate Invitational. Overall, the debate team won 2nd place sweepstakes at Round...

Outreach and Red Cross Club Volunteer for the Cure

November 12, 2013

Outreach and Red Cross Club both volunteered at the Race for the Cure food stations on Sunday, November 10, from 6 to 10 a.m. Students worked to organize each table of snacks and beverages and handed...

“The Crane Wife” Flies into Westwood

November 8, 2013

On Monday, November 18 at 6 and 7:30 p.m., the Children’s Theatre class is performing The Crane Wife in the cafeteria. The Crane Wife is a Japanese folktale about a peasant who saves an injured crane...

Westwood Speech and Debate team wins 2nd place sweepstakes

November 5, 2013

The Westwood Debate team attended the Austin SFA HS tournament on November 1 to 2. Overall, the debate team won 2nd place sweepstakes. Currently, multiple students are qualified for the TFA state competition...

Westwood Model United Nations attends the Baylor MUN conference

October 30, 2013

The Westwood Model United Nations club traveled to Baylor University on October 26 to compete at the Baylor Model United Nations High School Conference. The club received honorable mention of delegation,...

HOSA Members Volunteer at YMCA Spooktacular

October 30, 2013

   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...

Education in a Digital Age

October 24, 2013

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...

“Wonder” chosen as part of RRISD reading initiative

October 23, 2013

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...

Westwood Debate Succeeds In Tournaments

October 23, 2013

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...

Debate Team Sweeps Pflugerville Tournament

September 27, 2013

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...

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