Westwood Horizon

Neeharika Bandlapalli ’18 Gets Accepted Into Stanford University

Neeharika Bandlapalli ’18 Gets Accepted Into Stanford University

February 21, 2018

   "When I started my application, I was very pessimistic. I felt like I was wasting my time with the application. I also sort of hated myself for being full of myself, thinking that I even had a shot...

Heidi Jackson ‘19 Receives Honorable Delegate Award at Model UN Conference

October 28, 2017

As the tired chatter draws to a close, restless teens squirmed on the hard blue chairs, waiting to go home, but riveted by the voice of the figure standing on the award ceremony stage. Then, a name wa...

Math Teacher Ms. Pamela Obarowski Transitions to Job As Instructional Coach

October 5, 2017

For the past 12 years, Ms. Pamela Obarowski has been a dedicated teacher to the Westwood learning community, teaching everything from double block Algebra 2 to Pre-AP Geometry. However, two weeks ago, Ms. Oba...

Q&A with KyAnh Truong ’21

Q&A with KyAnh Truong ’21

September 7, 2017

Q: When did you start swimming? A: I started summer league when I was six and then I started swimming competitive year round swimming when I was 11 or 12 Q: What’s your best stroke? A: Probably bu...

Ms. Holly Browning Steps Up as Lead Counselor

Ms. Holly Browning Steps Up as Lead Counselor

August 14, 2017

A change in the counseling department will take place for the 2017-2018 school year. Ms. Holly Browning, who served as an alpha counselor in the past, will now be working as the lead counselor. ...

Becky Donald Announced as Area Superintendent of Westwood Learning Community

August 10, 2017

For the upcoming school year, Superintendent Dr. Steve Flores has announced a new Area Superintendent of Learning Community model. This model provides each high school along with its feeder schools with an...

Ms. Erin Campbell Returns to Westwood as Assistant Principal

Ms. Erin Campbell Returns to Westwood as Assistant Principal

August 2, 2017

When Ms. Erin Campbell decided to apply for the assistant principal position at Westwood, it was a family decision. Her first day away from being assistant principal at Anderson High School would also be th...

Kelly Kim ’17 to Attend UT at Austin This Fall

Kelly Kim ’17 to Attend UT at Austin This Fall

May 22, 2017

"I already knew that I was auto-admit, so I wasn’t too surprised that I was accepted (to UT). But what did surprise me, though, was that I was accepted into the Health Science Scholars program. A...