September 30, 2019 Announcements
“I have never denied my background or my culture. I have taught my child to embrace her Mexican heritage, to love my first language, Spanish, to learn about Mexican history, music, folk art, food, and even the Mexican candy I grew up with.” - Salma Hayak, actress and producer
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 interested in being the City Council student representative may stop by the Main Office for an application.
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!
Big Brother Big Sister applications are available outside of Dr. Dyer’s door opposite the main office.
The following colleges will be at WHS this week. Sign up in Naviance or email Mrs. Sturgis:
Franklin Pierce University, Monday, 9/30 @ 12:30 p.m.
Salisbury University, Monday, 9/30 @ 1:00 p.m.
College of the Atlantic, Thursday, 10/3 @ 8:00 a.m.
St. Joseph's College, Thursday, 10/3 @ 12:00 p.m. (full)
Maine Maritime Academy, Thursday, 10/3 @ 12:30 p.m.
Rice University, Friday, October 4 @ 11:00 a.m.
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
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.