March 27, 2018 Announcements
A group of students are raising money for the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. They are small enough to deliver intensely personalized care for each child’s needs. Please donate to this GREAT cause all this week during all lunches!
"NHS Meeting(s): Current NHS members only, we will have a meeting during ACE today, 3/27, to discuss upcoming events. We will meet in the Auditorium. This is a very important meeting, so I am asking all members be present. If you can not make the ACE meeting, please show up to the information meeting directly after school in room 211 also on Tuesday. This option is for those that can't be present during the ACE meeting. Any questions or concerns, please see Mr. Chabot in room 211."
Long Winter getting you down? Burst into spring with Hawaiian Day next Wednesday, March 28. Wear your Hawaiian attire——shirts, shorts, straw hats, bring your ukuleles-- whatever you have to make a statement that winter is over! Be creative, have fun! Sponsored by the WHS Interact Club. ALOHA!!!
Westbrook is hosting a Community Reading Event. We invite members of the community read Wonder by P.J. Palacio in honor of the movie release. Please visit your school library or Walker Memorial Library to borrow a copy of the book. In addition to reading Wonder, we are hosting a writing contest and a community viewing of the movie. Please see the attached documents for more details.
"WHS is having a Blood Drive (sponsored by the National Honor Society) on May 3rd. All students and staff are welcome to sign-up to donate. You must be 17+ years old (16 with parental consent...paperwork must be filled out prior to donating). See Mr. Chabot in room 211 if you need more details/paperwork. Official Registration will happen from April 23rd - May 2nd during lunches. Anyone that wants to sign-up early can see Mr. Chabot in room 211."
For Juniors Only: The University of Maine (Orono) admissions representative will be at the high school on Monday, May 21 to meet with juniors one-on-one. Using your transcript and SAT scores, you will get a "pre-read" on your application and find out about merit scholarships and ways to improve your application. Are you taking the right classes next year for your major? Come meet with UMaine to learn more. Only 30 spots available. To save your spot email Mrs. Sturgis, Aspirations Coordinator.