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National Spanish Honor Society Hosts Scavenger Hunt

National Spanish Honor Society Hosts Scavenger Hunt

December 13, 2018

The National Spanish Honor Society organized a scavenger hunt for its members after school on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Clues were in envelopes taped all around the school and directed students to different...

Souper Bowl Fundraiser Brings in Funds for Junior Class Prom

Souper Bowl Fundraiser Brings in Funds for Junior Class Prom

December 7, 2018

  Organized by the junior class officers, Souper Bowl served as a fundraiser for the junior class prom. Parents, students, and staff alike gathered in the cafeteria on Thursday, Dec. 6 for ...

NHS Hosts First Powderpuff Game

NHS Hosts First Powderpuff Game

December 4, 2018

National Honor Society (NHS) hosted the inaugural Powderpuff game on Friday, Nov. 30 at the Warrior Bowl. The event consisted of not only the girls’ flag football game, but also performances from the...

National Honor Society Inducts New Members

National Honor Society Inducts New Members

November 13, 2018

The annual induction for National Honor Society (NHS) was held in the cafetorium on Saturday, Nov. 10 to welcome the society's newest members. As students walked into the school, NHS officers sat ...

Students Attend Annual Blacklight Pep Rally

Students Attend Annual Blacklight Pep Rally

November 10, 2018

The last pep rally of 2018 took place on Nov. 8 with a blacklight theme. Students from all grades gathered in the big gym to have some fun and cheer on the latest achievements of student organization...

Students Participate in Campus Blood Drive

Students Participate in Campus Blood Drive

October 30, 2018

On Monday, Oct. 29, students at Westwood were given the opportunity to participate in a campus-wide blood drive sponsored by the UNICEF club. Through the drive, students could donate up to a pint of t...

Student Organizations Decorate Hallways for Homecoming

Student Organizations Decorate Hallways for Homecoming

October 23, 2018

Nearing Homecoming, many clubs and organizations put up decorations in the hallway in order to show their school spirit. Their theme was  “All the places you’ll go,” so all of the clubs thought...

Students Rally School Spirit at Homecoming Pep Rally Despite Rain

Students Rally School Spirit at Homecoming Pep Rally Despite Rain

October 19, 2018

Due to the safety concerns attributed to rain on Thursday, Oct. 18, the annual Homecoming parade was canceled. As the event had tremendous school and community value, Principal Mario Acosta spent days...

How Well Do Students Know Kidz Bop Lyrics?

How Well Do Students Know Kidz Bop Lyrics?

October 18, 2018

Two close friends go head to head to determine who knows the most about the iconic band, Kidz Bop. ...

Students and Faculty Build School Spirit at Second Pep Rally

Students and Faculty Build School Spirit at Second Pep Rally

September 29, 2018

Students of all grade levels gathered in the gym on Sept. 28 for a pep rally. The pep rally was very spirited and exciting, with lots of dancing and representatives talking about the various group...

Fall Concert Displays Growth in Choir Program

Fall Concert Displays Growth in Choir Program

September 26, 2018

Now one group larger, head director Mr. Andre Clark and assistant director Ms. Jennifer Alexander were excited to show the growth and talent of the choir program at the Fall Concert on Tuesday, Sept. 25...

Student Council Hosts Day to Dress Up as Memes

Student Council Hosts Day to Dress Up as Memes

September 26, 2018

Students had the opportunity to dress up as their favorite memes on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Wednesday was one of five dress-up days hosted by Student Council in support of the Battle For the Bell, a popular...