Today for lunch you may choose from Bosco sticks with marinara sauce or popcorn chicken with a dinner roll. The side dish for today is mashed potatoes and gravy.
Votes for the yearbook theme are due by TODAY! The current leader is “The Westside Story”. Yearbooks are on sale for $40 until December 31. After that, the price goes up! Get yours today at yearbookforever.com or the activity window.
Attention Juniors & Seniors: The following universities will be visiting Westland:
Mon, Oct 29 – Kent State University
Tues, Oct 30 – Wilberforce University
Mon, Nov 5 – Muskingum University
Mon, Nov 5 – Mount Carmel College of Nursing
If you are interested in visiting with a rep from any of these universities, you must sign up in Naviance!
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.
The Westland AFJROTC will be collecting canned or boxed food items on Monday, 29 October through Wednesday 31 October. Cadets will be at the school main entrance from 7:20-7:50 collecting the items. All collected items will be donated to the Columbus Veterans Food Bank and as an incentive, If you bring in 2 or more items you will receive a special treat.
Did you know that Westland will be having a trick or treat day?
We are selling tricks and treats all week during lunch periods.
They will be on sale for $1 for 2 tricks or treats.
Make sure that you have your friend’s name and 2nd period class ready to go when you order!
They will be delivered on October 31st during 2nd period.
Attention Juniors: Nationwide Children’s Hospital is offering a summer program for students who excel in science. Prerequisites are: High school biology and chemistry. Dates: June 10 – July 22, 2019 from 5pm – 9 pm. Applications due by Feb 15, 2019. Apply at NationwideChildrens.org/MHHD. For questions contact Marcie Rehmar at 614-355-0662.
Spanish Club will have it’s first official meeting of the year to celebrate the Day of the Dead or Día de los Muertos. Join us Thursday, November 1st from 3:30-4:30 for some food and cultural discussion. Also, we will watch part of Coco and discuss the many cultural influences present in the film. Nos vemos, allí!
Tickets for Night of the Living Dead will be on sale TODAY through next Wednesday for the in school performance which takes place on Thursday during 1st and 2nd periods. Tickets are $3.
Thinking of joining the swim team? Come to the open pool sessions at the Urbancrest YMCA on Monday and Tuesday from 3:45 – 5:30. Bring a one-piece swimsuit, a towel, and goggles.
The Girls basketball team will be having tryouts starting on Monday, October 29th. If you are interested in playing, you will need to be in the main gym by 3:40 on Monday. If you have any questions please see Coach Jaynes in room 711.
Boys basketball- in order to try out for the team this season you musr have a current physical exam on file by November 1st. Turn these in to Coach Hayes DIRECTLY. Physicals are only good for ONE YEAR, so unloess you have a physical already on file from a 2018 spring or fall sport YOU MUST GET ANOTHER ONE.
IF YOU DON’T HAVE A PHYSICAL ON FILE YOU CAN NOT TRY OUT.
Boys’ Basketball Tryouts for Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors will be Friday, November 2nd from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM AND Saturday, November 3rd from 8 AM to 10 AM.
Tryouts for FRESHMEN ONLY will be Saturday, November 3rd from 10 AM to 12:30 PM.
You must have a physical on file to try out. Your eligibility will be checked at the door, we will not try out ineligible players.
Attention Girls’ Soccer players. Please remember to drop off your uniforms to Coach Schwarten in room 802 before our banquet. Thank you.
Wrestling will start for non-football players on Monday, October 29 in the wrestling room at 3:45 sharp. Football players are allowed to start on the 29, but may have the week off. Wrestlers who played football are expected to start on Monday, November 5.
Happy 18th birthday to Trevor Stonerock!