Weekly Reflections

December 21, 2017            


Happy Holidays!


Happy Holidays from Westlake High School!


Happy Holidays and Happy New Year....


It is time for a break. Everyone is ready for rest. Since the fall semester has gone into late December, it has been a long semester for all. We have had a fabulous week at WHS!

Read more here.




Designed to inform parents and guardians about a school's characteristics and achievements, the School Report Card combines parts of other recently-released accountability reports to provide a variety of campus-level information concerning student and campus performance. Click below for the district and campus report cards. 


AVCA Under Armor All American Game


Congratulations to Holly Campbell for being selected to play for Team West in the 2017 AVCA Under Armor All American game!


The best 24 high school volleyball players in the nation converged on Kansas City, MO for the AVCA Convention and NCAA Championship. The Under Armour First-Team All-Americans make up the rosters, and put on a show for the audience in the arena and watching on national TV or webstream. Read  more here...

Holly Campbell 2017 Team West

Braden Cassity with mom, Colleen Hartman, Coach Dodge & Coach Vasek - Photo by Paul Brick

Nakia Watson with mom, Deseria Ross, Coach Dodge &

Coach Weisinger - Photo by Paul Brick

National Letter of Intent Signing

Braden Cassity signed with Oklahoma State University and
Nakia Watson signed with the University of Wisconsin

Chaps Football finished the year with a 14-1 season!

Congratulations Chaps!


Award Recipient of the Texas Educational Theatre Association's PlayFest


Senior Theatre IV student Caleb Dukes is an award recipient in the High School Division of the Texas Educational Theatre Association's PlayFest, a playwriting competition whose principal objective is to encourage the writing and production of new plays. His play, "Virginia," will be given a staged reading at the TETA convention at the end of January.


WHS Tech Talk - 

Online Webinars for WHS Parents


Our latest webinar is on Study Skills. It includes tips and best practices gleaned from our staff and students as well as from colleges around the nation. See the archived version below:

The 3 previous webinars are archived here:

Study Skills Tech Talk



2017 Subway Super Team Nominee

Congratulations to Running Back Nakia Watson, who has been selected to be on the final ballot for the 2017 Subway Super Team. He is one of 300 players picked for this honor from nearly 3,000 nominations submitted online. 


Online voting will determine the final members of the Subway Super Team, and will run through December 31st.  Fans will be allowed to vote one (1) time per day on the poll and Nakia will need the help of your school's staff, students and parents in order to propel him into a coveted spot on this year's Subway Super Team. 

We hope everyone survived finals week! Now go enjoy your break and when you have breathing room again, take a moment to reflect back on your year and start the new year off right!

The Speaker Series is officially on pause until January 11th after we return from winter break! We hope you enjoyed all the fall speakers. Don't forget to check out video and handouts from this semester!

Stay healthy, Chaps!


WHS Crisis Fund for Student's Families


Want to donate to the WHS crisis fund for students? 


This fund helps our school families who have heavy losses if they experience a house fire or other emergencies.


Please look for $10 target gift card promotion on the back of the Target Advertising  magazine mail out  that you typically receive every week.

Jeff Blankenship & Casey Ryan
Jill Futch & Casey Ryan
Jennifer Bray & Casey Ryan



Grand Prize Winner: Marisa & Jeff Blankenship (top left)

Ocean-front vacation home in Maine + $1000, donated by Meade Family.

Winning ticket purchased at WHS football game

Second Prize Winner: Jill Futch (top middle)

Gucci-Icon Twirl Diamond & 18K Gold Ring, donated by Michele's Estate Jewelry & Silver

Winning ticket purchased on-line

Third Prize WInner: Jennifer Bray

$1000 Gift Card, donated by Anna Gray Gift & Jewelry Boutique

Winning ticket purchased on-line




Friday, December 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Saturday, December 23, 2017
Monday, December 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday, December 29, 2017
12:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Saturday, December 30, 2017

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