“I feel very proud to be Mexican. I didn’t have the opportunity to learn Spanish when I was a girl, but it’s never too late to get in touch with your roots.” - Selena Quintanilla-Perez, Singer and Songwriter
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!
Bath Iron Works, one of Maine's largest employers, will be at the high school during ACE, Thursday, October 17. Learn more about the many career opportunities (nurses, lawyers, doctors, lab techs, security, firefighters/EMTs, design, engineering, business and finance roles). They will be hiring over 1,000 in the next few years. Interested? Please email Mrs. Sturgis to ask for a tag.
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:
Embry-Riddle College: Friday @ 10:30
Springfield College: Friday @ 11:00
Lasell University: Friday @ 12:00
DO YOU NEED SERVICE HOURS?? WHS is hosting a Marching Band Competition this weekend on Saturday 9/28.
Especially needed are:
parking guides (2-6pm ish)
bus band greeters/escorts (12:30-4pm and 3-7pm)
Please email Kim Fickett asap if you are able to offer any of your time on Saturday: firstname.lastname@example.org. No training or prior experience necessary
Picture retake day is October 30.