September 24, 2019 Announcements
“Every moment is an organizing opportunity, every person a potential activist, every minute a chance to change the world.” - Dolores Huerta, American Labor Leader and Civil Rights Activist
The Westbrook High School Civil Rights Team would like to encourage all students and staff to take time this month from September 15th to October 15th to recognize and celebrate Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month.
The Westbrook High School Civil Rights Team meets Thursdays during ACE in Room 223 - All Students are welcome to attend!
Students may stop in the Main Office for a parking pass form. The cost is $6.00. ALL students must park in the student parking lot-not the teacher lot!
The Sustainability Club will be having a meeting in room 114 on Tuesday Sept 24 during ACE. If you are on the Google Classroom account already, you will be tagged. If you would like to join, please request a tag from Ms. Hedstrom.
A representative from C.I.E.E. study aboard summer programs will be in Room 114 on Thursday, September 26 during ACE. See Dr. Dyer to request a tag.
Big Brother Big Sister applications are available outside of Dr. Dyer’s door opposite the main office.
Youth Leadership Coalition (YLC) please pick up parent permission slips for the October 1 Youth Summit outside of Dr. Dyer’s office.
TEEN TRENDSETTERS: Any students interested in joining please see Mr. Russell in room 101 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. ESPORTS CLUB: Any students interested in joining please see Mr. Russell in room 101 or email him at email@example.com.
Interested in the legislative process? The Maine State Senate is providing students the opportunity to be Honorary Pages through their Honorary Page Program. You get to see firsthand the legislative process and deliver messages and documents to State Senators. For more information and to apply to the program: http://legislature.maine.gov/senate/honorary-page-program/9349
For juniors and seniors: The following colleges will be visiting WHS the week of September 23. Sign up in Naviance or send Mrs. Sturgis an email:
Bowdoin College: Tuesday @ 9:00
Western New England University: Tuesday @ 10:30
UMASS-Boston: Tuesday @ 12:30
Lesley University: Tuesday @ 1:00
Le Moyne College: Wednesday @ 10:30
University of Rhode Island: Wednesday @ 11:00
Landmark College: Wednesday @ 11:30
Assumption College: Thursday @ 8:00
University of Southern Maine: Thursday @ 8:45
New England Institute of Technology: Thursday @ 9:30
Connecticut College: Thursday @ 12:30
Colby-Sawyer College: Thursday @ 1:00
Embry-Riddle College: Friday @ 10:30
Springfield College: Friday @ 11:00
Lasell University: Friday @ 12:00
Looking for an after school job? We have had a few Westbrook companies contact us with great paying after school jobs. If you are interested in learning more, please stop by the Aspirations Center. You must be 16 or older.
Picture retake day is October 30.