The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

Reminding the nation of a tragedy, May 24 marked the two year anniversary of the devastating shooting at Robb Elementary School. But to prevent more tragic losses of life, school safety measure must be increased.
School Security Measures Should Be More Restrictive
Sarah Jung, Reporter • May 27, 2024

On May 24, 2022, a school shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas shocked the nation when a former student of the school invaded the campus two days before the end of the school year. This...

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Smiling for his first photo in the yearbook, Mr. Kristan gets ready for his first year at Westwood. Mr Kristan served to be an influential and talented educator for more than 51 years.
Mr. Michael Kristan Retires After 52 Years in Westwood Community
Sydney Fuller, Reporter • May 26, 2024
Selin Anilturk stands as Principal Erin Campbell calls all ___?___ students to stand to be recognized. Anilturk plans to attend Texas A&M University to pursue a degree in neuroscience.
GALLERY: Class of 2024 Bids Farewell at Graduation
Scott Seamon, Managing Editor • May 26, 2024
At the Germania Amphitheatre, blue lights illuminate the stage where 21 Savage performed. Through his energetic rap style and electrifying stage presence, 21 Savage brought a lively and fun performance to Austin.
21 Savage Brings His 'American Dream' to Austin
Mallory Milner, Reporter • May 23, 2024
Violinist Darren Liu 24 stands in front of a row of violins on display at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) convention. Westwoods Symphony Orchestra was invited to TMEA for an honors recital because they were recognized as the best orchestra in Texas.
“There’s no way it ends here”: Violinist Darren Liu ‘24 Shares Special Bond With Music
Serena Liu, Reporter • May 20, 2024
Framed in dramatic lighting director, writer, and star Kristos Puliadi poses for the poster of his debut feature film Thespian.
Student Showbiz: Kristos Puliadi Presents Debut Feature Film
Mayla Montgomery, Reporter • May 17, 2024
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On April 26, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee signed SB 1325, allowing teachers to be armed at school. While this bill is intended to prevent school shooting tragedies, due to its poor foresight and lack of proper research, it will inevitably fail.
Tennessee Allowing Armed Teachers Will Inevitably Fail
Aarya Kale, Reporter • May 24, 2024