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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 ...

Choir Performs Diverse Music at ‘Cabaret’

Choir Performs Diverse Music at ‘Cabaret’

April 30, 2019

Following last year’s theme of ‘The Grammys,’ Westwood Choir presented Cabaret, with the theme of ‘Music Festivals,’ on Saturday, April 27. This year’s theme offered a wide variety in ch...

Warrior Fest Draws Crowd for Thirst Project

Warrior Fest Draws Crowd for Thirst Project

April 30, 2019

A long line emerged from the Warrior Bowl as students waited to purchase tickets to attend Warrior Fest on Friday, April 26. Students purchased tickets at the entrance and then could go inside to ...

2018 Heritage Recognized for Yearbook Excellence

2018 Heritage Recognized for Yearbook Excellence

By Lizzie Deal, Managing Editor

April 30, 2019

Filed under Campus, Showcase

The Heritage yearbook staff has been recognized by Balfour Yearbooks with the Best award for its outstanding contribution to scholastic journalism, and the 2018 Heritage is also featured in the 2019 Yearbo...

Varsity Softball Suffers 13-2 Loss to Cedar Ridge on Senior Night

Varsity Softball Suffers 13-2 Loss to Cedar Ridge on Senior Night

April 21, 2019

The varsity softball team squared off against the Cedar Ridge Raiders for their Senior Night game on Thursday, April 18. Before the first pitch was thrown, the Warriors honored seniors Alyssa Popel...

Principal Responds to Allegations of Cover-Up

Principal Responds to Allegations of Cover-Up

April 18, 2019

After website 71 Republic published a story titled Exclusive: Westwood High School Covers Up Shooting Incident on Monday, April 15, Principal Mario Acosta responded with a statement emailed to the Wes...

First Visible Image of a Black Hole Proves Scientific Theory

First Visible Image of a Black Hole Proves Scientific Theory

April 15, 2019

Researchers have at last captured the first visible image of a black hole, officially confirming Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity and the existence of such gravitational forces. This theory, which was ...

Students Light Up the Dance Floor at Prom

Students Light Up the Dance Floor at Prom

April 15, 2019

Centered around the theme of a “Night of a Thousand Lights”, Prom was held at the Oasis on Saturday, April 13 at 8 p.m. The venue was decorated with hundreds of twinkling lights, simulating the ni...

IB Seniors Present a Diverse Interpretation of Art

IB Seniors Present a Diverse Interpretation of Art

April 15, 2019

After a two-year long assignment, IB Art students were able to showcase their pieces in the IB Art Exhibition, which took place in the Lecture Hall throughout the week. The assignment was left f...

Students Explore Forms of Art through Escapade

Students Explore Forms of Art through Escapade

April 11, 2019

SunDancers, Warrior Pride, dance classes, cheer, and middle school dance programs shared the stage for Escapade on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 to celebrate their abilities and passion for...

Comic: Zombie

Comic: Zombie

April 8, 2019

Varsity Tennis Clinches Seven Region Spots at Districts

Varsity Tennis Clinches Seven Region Spots at Districts

April 5, 2019

Riding the wave of success after the varsity tennis team took the State Championship title in team tennis, the team continued to play lights out at the district tournament from Wednesday, April 3 ...