Latinx Space for Enrichment and Research has OSU students coming in every Monday from 12:00-1:30pm, room 807 to help out with FASFA, college/scholarship applications, and resume building!
Attention Juniors & Seniors: The following Universities will be visiting Westland in October:
Tomorrow- Cleveland State University
Mon, Oct 8 – Bowling Green State University & Wittenberg University
Tues, Oct 9 – Virginia Tech
Thurs, Oct 11 – Marshall University
Mon, Oct 15 – University of Rio Grande
Wed, Oct 17 – Tiffin University
Thurs, Oct 18 – Youngstown State University
Tues, Oct 23 – The George Washington University
Thurs, Oct 25 – Heidelberg University
Mon, Oct 29 – Kent State University
Tues, Oct 30 – Wilberforce University
If you are interested in visiting with a rep from any of these universities, you must sign up in Naviance. If you need help with Naviance see Mrs. Williams in the student office or email @ firstname.lastname@example.org
The Annual College Fair for our district is next Monday, October 8th at Central Crossing HS. Free admission and open to the public. Over 100 colleges and universities will be there giving out information and answering questions. Time is 6-8pm. You should go!
Attention Seniors! Attention seniors! Today is THE LAST DAY to vote for homecoming king and queen. It’s SUPER CLOSE race, so be sure to cast your vote by midnight tonight! Good luck to all candidates!
Hey creative cougars! Each month for the rest of the year, Pencil Dust, our school’s creative arts magazine, will be asking for submissions based on a theme. Since it’s October, our theme this month is spooky stories. Whether it’s stories about monsters, ghosts, or things that scare you in the night, we would love to see your best ideas. Please bring all submissions to Mr. Spooner.
SPIRIT Week is THIS WEEK!
Today is Character/Meme Day
Thursday is Decades Throwback Day. Dress as a blast from the past tomorrow!
And Friday is Cougar Pride Day and the day of our big Pep Rally! There is also a tailgate after school on Friday! Woohoo! Friday is shaping up to be a fantastic day.
Do you like to read? If so, join the Westland Battle of the Books Team! We will travel to Westerville North High School in April to compete against other area high schools to see who knows more about the 25 books on the competition list. Interested? See Mrs. Young (or email her) in the library.
Attention students! Speaking of pep rally, Are you interested in participating in games and activities during the pep rally? If so, sign up sheets will be available during the lunch periods this week. Activities include a lip singing contest, relays, and musical chairs. Again, if you are interested, sign up sheets will be at a table near the activity window during each lunch period.
Seniors! We have some winners from the Senior Raffle that you entered on Friday when you got your free lunch.
William Gaige Holbrook
Yuliana Juarez Gonzalez
Congratulations to all of the winners!!! All winners should see Mrs. Hibbitt in the student office by the end of the week to claim your prize! Bring your school ID with you!
Attention college bound students – The PSAT is now for sale at the activity window during your lunch periods. This is a great way to practice for your college entrance exams. Juniors – this test is especially important for you as it can qualify you for National Merit Scholarship consideration. The test is Wednesday October 10th in the gym. The cost is $16. If you have free or reduced lunch you can qualify for a fee waiver. We have 100 tests and 62 fee waivers. Once they are gone they’re gone. So sign up today
Congratulations to the follow students for being elected to be a 2021 Class Officer.
President- Sofia Rodriguez
Vice President- Alex Mohler
Secretary- Saray Guevara
Treasurer- Victoriah Shade
We look forward to your leadership for the class of 2021!
Attention all track athletes. Coach Eckard is still in need of 5-7 athletes to help work concessions at this Friday’s home football game. The sign-up sheet is outside of room 801. Coach will pay you $25.00 towards your pay to play if you work this night.
Your soccer lady cougars traveled to Hilliard Davidson yesterday, and, after a rain delay, gave their full effort until the last minute ticked off the clock.
In comparison to last season, Davidson score decreased significantly, once again proving that your lady cougar soccer is improving and moving in the right direction.
Looking forward, we take on Whitehall-Yearling at home this Saturday for our senior day. Please come support our team and cheer us on to victory, Saturday at 12pm.
Thursday night, the boys’ soccer team will be playing their last home game of the year. Prior to the game, we will be having our senior night for our 9 seniors. Come out and help us celebrate the playing careers of Axel Rodriguez, Carmelo Marian, Mesiah Bawi, Dalmar Ali, Jaun Martinez, Landen Bruna, Thawng Hue, Jaime Martinez, and Abdi Suleiman. We hope to see a large student section to not only cheer on our seniors but cheer on the team as we look to end the year on a positive note!