Weekly Reflections

September 7, 2017                 




At the Hendrickson Hawk Classic, the Westlake Speech and Debate Team experienced many successes. As this was the first tournament of the year, the team was able to kick the year off in fine fashion.


Principal Steve Ramsey

Back to School...

We would like to invite you to our Back to School evening next Monday from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Our building will be accessible beginning at 5:45 pm. Our rotations to our teachers' rooms begin promptly at 6:30 pm.

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Tennis Wins!


Congratulations to the WHS Varsity Tennis who beat Westwood 13 - 3 and Cedar Park 19 - 0! Last week, WHS JV Team beat Austin High 24 - 7 and Bowie 15 - 14!

Pictured from left to right: Shashwath Keta, Day Meyer, Caroline Wernli, Peyton Brotzman, Nolan Santacroce and Keegan McCain.


Chap Volleyball


Chap Volleyball won against Anderson. Congratulations to Coach Bennett on career victory #999. Come on out Friday night and cheer on your girls as your Chaps take on Vista Ridge at home, and Coach Bennett goes for win #1000!


Way to Go CHAPS!


Welcome to the 2017 Football Season. Don't forget to purchase the "C" issue of the WHS Football Program. Click here to read more.

Homecoming Mums' Sales are OPEN!

Click here to read more

El Paisano

Attention parents of senior students: you have the opportunity to honor your senior with a tribute ad in the 2017-18 yearbook. Click HERE for deadlines and more information. For Senior Tributes, go to our online order system.
Healthy Chaps

It's Been a Heavy Week For Everyone

 Our hearts are with our community and every part of Texas right now. Please check out our website for talking points on how to support your family (and yourself) through this truly difficult time.

We are stronger together.

Stay healthy, Chaps!

Barnes & Noble Bookfair


Westlake High School Library

September 10 - 14

at Barnes & Noble

Sunset Valley

Please use Bookfair ID # 12219374


The Hills of Austin College Fair for students is September 26. Juniors (1st period) and Seniors (2nd period) will have access to well over 100 representatives from colleges across the country. We will send out a list and site map prior to the day so you can help your student identify schools of interest.

Freshman Parent Night is September 28 at 6pm in the PAC.


No Hassle Campaign donation dollars help to fund requests from teachers and staff covering costs for everything from classroom start-up supplies, Science & History materials, classroom tools, Fine Arts programs materials & instruments, Special Education program support, TLC outdoor learning environment to SEL support materials. No Hassle dollars fill in where district and state dollars fall short. Donate online at www.whspto.net (this can easily be done while you are buying your Homecoming Mums!) or print and complete the No Hassle donation form found online and return it, along with your check made payable to:

WHS PTO 4100 Westbank Drive, Austin, TX 78746.


Hurricane Relief

The Westlake Family would like to reach out to do what we can to help support our fellow Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey. Please click HERE to see the list of campus organizations and how to help them support the victims of the floods.


Eanes Education Foundation


EEF granted EISD $2.5 Million and funded 50 teachers for 2017-2018. The WHS Teacher Fund Kick-off and tailgate is October 13th. Help us to continue to make a difference for  your children!

Click HERE




4100 Westbank Drive, Austin, Texas 78746


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