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Blacklight Pep Rally Pumps Up School Spirit

Blacklight Pep Rally Pumps Up School Spirit

February 11, 2018

On Feb. 9, the Blacklight Pep Rally took place in the big gym. As usual, Coach Travis Dalrymple led the show, encouraging the crowd to become louder and louder. The two halves of the crowd screamed “...

Psychology Students Model Brains with Play-Doh

Psychology Students Model Brains with Play-Doh

February 8, 2018

Psychology students created Play-Doh brains during their neuroscience unit, enabling them to understand the different functions of specific regions of the brain. This also helped students visualize ...

Public Service Academy Holds Career Fair

Public Service Academy Holds Career Fair

January 28, 2018

The Academy of Public Service held a career fair in the Atrium on Tuesday, Jan. 23 to inform students of various career opportunities. To help the event run smoothly, Academy Ambassadors guided in...

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Wipes Out Anderson Trojans 2-1

Varsity Girls’ Soccer Wipes Out Anderson Trojans 2-1

January 20, 2018

On Friday, Jan. 19, the Lady Warriors took a 2-1 win for their first home game of the season against the Anderson Trojans. The Warriors and the Trojans were tied most of the game, but the Warriors ...

[VOICES OF WOOD] Principal Mario Acosta

[VOICES OF WOOD] Principal Mario Acosta

December 14, 2017

Haley Haverda '18 sits down with Mr. Acosta to discuss school life, student stress culture, and plans for the future of Westwood. ...

AP Statistics Students Apply Skills in Bungee Barbie Lab

AP Statistics Students Apply Skills in Bungee Barbie Lab

October 21, 2017

The AP Statistic students completed their Bungee Barbie lab this past week. This lab goes along with the class’ current unit of scatterplots and regressions. The activity consisted of students fi...

Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally Showcase School Spirit

Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally Showcase School Spirit

October 19, 2017

To kick off the Homecoming spirit, the annual parade was held on Thursday, Oct. 12 after school to showcase all of the organizations. The parade lasted for 45 minutes as all the floats rolled around the neighborhoods. The floa...