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WHS Hosts AP/ACP Information WebEx

Nov 21, 2016 Comments Off on WHS Hosts AP/ACP Information WebEx

On November 17th, our counselors 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 college credit through AP and ACP […]

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Grades 9/10: Pathway to Success

Oct 14, 2016 Comments Off on Grades 9/10: Pathway to Success

The WHS Counseling department hosted the 9/10 Pathway to Success program in mid October.  This program featured a major presentation by Director of College and Career Readiness, Mrs. Carroll Easterday, followed by multiple breakout sessions.  Below are the links to the different presentations. Pathways to Success–Main Presentation AP Capstone Diploma College Readiness Navigating High School […]

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Financial Aid Web Ex Presentation

Sep 26, 2016 Comments Off on Financial Aid Web Ex Presentation

The WHS Counseling Staff conducted a 45 minute Web-Ex on the topic:  Understanding Financial Aid.  Topics discussed included: What is Financial Aid? How do I use the Net Price Calculator? Understanding the different Loans available for my student Taking a look at the FAFSA, including the NEW earlier FAFSA Launch FAQ’s To listen to the […]

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October 1st SAT at WHS–Testing Information

Sep 21, 2016 Comments Off on October 1st SAT at WHS–Testing Information

Westfield High School SAT Information Saturday, October 1, 2016   Students taking the SAT on October 1, 2016 at Westfield High School should plan to arrive between 7:30-7:45 AM. Testing instructions will begin promptly at 8:00 AM.  Once instructions are completed and testing begins, the doors will be closed and you may not enter the […]

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School Begins August 9th….Are You Ready?

Aug 01, 2016 Comments Off on School Begins August 9th….Are You Ready?

The 2016-17 school year begins for WHS students on Tuesday, August 9th.  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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College Admission Boot Camp–Class of 2017

Apr 13, 2016 Comments Off on College Admission Boot Camp–Class of 2017

DATE: Boot Camp is Tuesday, June 7th – Thursday, June 9th, 2016 TIME: 8:30 a.m. –  3:00 p.m. WHERE: In the WHS Learning Center Fee: $130.00 (Waiver available for students who meet income guidelines) This three day workshop provides students with guidance to gain critical understanding of the college admissions process.  College Admission ‘Boot Camp’ […]

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JEL Open House

Nov 17, 2015 Comments Off on JEL Open House

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 College & Career Planning Night–Grades 9 & 10

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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Join the Mayor’s Youth Council

Mar 05, 2015 Comments Off on Join the Mayor’s Youth Council

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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Announcing the Shamrock Speaker Series: Celebrity Visionaries

Nov 13, 2014 Comments Off on Announcing the Shamrock Speaker Series: Celebrity Visionaries

WHS students have an incredible opportunity to listen and interact with local professionals.  You won’t want to miss this captivating and credible series.  All students are able to attend one, two, or all three of the speaker sessions during 6th Period.  The speaker sessions will be held in the Learning Center on November 18th, 19th, […]

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