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Hoosier Boys and Girls State Applications Now Available

Jan 14, 2016 Comments Off by

Hoosier Boys and Girls State   Hoosier Boys State: June 12-18, 2016 at Trine University Hoosier Girls State: June 19-25, 2016 at Trine University Hoosier Boys and Girls State are programs designed to educate young men and women of Indiana in the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of citizenship.  It is a week of living and […]

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College and Career Planning Night–Grade 11

Dec 12, 2015 Comments Off by

On December 10th, the WHS Counseling Center, along with Carroll Easterday, WWS Director of College and Career Readiness, and Pamela Horne, Vice Provost of Enrollment Management at Purdue University, presented Finding Your Fit: Career Development and Crafting Your College Search. Below you will find links to both the main auditorium presentation, Finding Your Fit,  as well […]

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Financial Aid Web Ex Presentation

Dec 01, 2015 Comments Off by

The WHS Counseling Center conducted a Web-Ex on the topic:  Understanding Financial Aid.  Obviously, this is an important topic for seniors and their parents, but parents of younger students can also benefit from planning ahead. The following topics were covered: What is Financial Aid? How do I use the Net Price Calculator? Understanding the different […]

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School Day ACT for Juniors–March 15, 2016

Nov 24, 2015 Comments Off

Westfield High School has been granted the unique and exciting opportunity to offer the ACT Plus Writingon a non-national test date.  This is a great opportunity for students to be able to take this college entrance exam during the school day in a familiar location.   The School Day ACT will be held on Tuesday, March 15th from […]

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WHS Hosts AP/ACP Information WebEx

Nov 23, 2015 Comments Off

On November 19th, our counselors, as well as AP and ACP teachers, presented an online webinar to discuss the value of AP and ACP, and what students can expect from these college-level classes.  Details regarding how Advanced Placement (AP) and Advance College Project (ACP) classes differ, how these courses can benefit students, and how students can earn […]

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JEL Open House

Nov 17, 2015 Comments Off

J. Everett Light will be hosting it’s annual Open House for the 2016-17 school year.  The Open House will be held December 10th from 5:30-7:30 p.m.  This event is open to current 10th and 11th grade students, and your attendance his highly encouraged if you are planning to take a JEL class next year.  J. […]

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College & Career Planning Night–Grades 9 & 10

Oct 16, 2015 Comments Off

On October 7, our counseling staff held an “Academic Planning for College & Career Readiness” program for grade 9 & 10 students and parents. Carroll Easterday kicked off the evening with a discussion about mapping your plan for the future and what it takes to be college and career ready.  We then broke into grade level small […]

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Senior Meeting: The College Application Process

Aug 14, 2015 Comments Off

Members of the Class of 2016 gathered  to learn about the college application process.  Students will be using Naviance to report their application status, request transcripts, and request letters of recommendation.  To view the senior meeting presentation Click Here College Visit Request Form Senior Class Meeting Handout    

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School Begins August 13th….Are You Ready?

Aug 07, 2015 Comments Off

The 2015-16 school year begins for WHS students on Thursday, August 13.  As we count down the days of summer, we certainly hope that students find time to relax and have some fun before starting the brand new year.  All incoming freshman students, and students new to Westfield High School are encouraged to attend a […]

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Join the Mayor’s Youth Council

Mar 05, 2015 Comments Off

Students looking for an excellent leadership opportunity are encouraged to apply for the Westfield Mayor’s Youth Council.  The mission of this group is to encourage and guide Westfield’s youth to be integral parts of their city’s community through civic leadership, community service, and personal development.  To participate, complete the application below. Westfield Youth Council Application

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