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Preparation for Senior Year & the College Application Book

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Preparation for Senior Year & the College Application Book

The 2018 College Application Book was revealed at the Grade 11 College Night!  This year, the book comes in two different formats: WHS 2018 College Application Book–Mobile Version WHS 2018 College Application Book–Print Version In May, members of the Junior class met in preparation for senior year.  Below are the slide presentations of that meeting […]

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Netflix ’13 Reasons Why’ and Suicide Prevention

May 03, 2017 Comments Off on Netflix ’13 Reasons Why’ and Suicide Prevention

Westfield High School wanted to make parents aware of a new series on Netflix called “13 Reasons Why,” which is quickly gaining popularity among students. The story centers around a young girl, who leaves behind audio recordings for 13 people who she says played a role in her decision to take her own life. Mental […]

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WHS to Host AP/ACP Meet The Teacher Night

Mar 30, 2017 Comments Off on WHS to Host AP/ACP Meet The Teacher Night

Westfield High School will host its annual AP/ACP Meet the Teacher Night on Wednesday, April 26th at 6:30 PM.  The purpose of the evening is for students and families to learn more about the Advanced Placement (AP) and Advance College Project (ACP) courses that students will be taking in the 2017-2018 school year. In order to […]

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PSAT WebEx Presentation

Feb 21, 2017 Comments Off on PSAT WebEx Presentation

Westfield PSAT Score Back Session:   Grade 9, Grade 10 and Grade 11 students and parents receive a tutorial on recently returned PSAT score reports. The purpose of the interactive web session is to provide students with understanding of what scores mean, how to use the information, and how to prepare for the SAT. A recording […]

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College and Career Planning Night–Grade 11

Dec 06, 2016 Comments Off on College and Career Planning Night–Grade 11

On December 5th, the WHS Counselors, along with Carroll Easterday, Director of College & Career Readiness, hosted the Grade 11 College and Career Planning Night.  Mrs. Easterday presented Finding Your Fit: Career Development and Crafting Your College Search. She discussed what students should be considering when beginning their college search, as well as what factors are […]

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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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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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