October 21, 2019 Announcements

The Westbrook High School Civil Rights Team would like to encourage all students and staff to participate in the Day of Welcoming during ACE on Friday, October 25th. We will be outside writing welcome messages on the walkway leading to the entrance.

We would also like to take time this month to remind all staff and students that October is LGBTQ+ History Month. Please take some time in the remaining weeks of October to recognize this and show your appreciation.

Lastly, The Westbrook High School Civil Rights Team meets Thursdays during ACE in Room 223 - All Students are welcome to attend!

Westbrook City Clerk, Angela Holmes, will be at Westbrook High School on October 23 to process both absentee ballot applications and new voter registration for both students and adults.

Ms. Holmes will be in the cafeteria from approximately 11:30- 1:00PM.

The flu shot clinic will be this Thursday. You must have completed paperwork to receive the shot. All ACE teachers received forms. If you need another one, please stop by the Main Office.

The senior class is putting on a senior vs. staff volleyball game on October 24, at 6 all proceeds go to the class of 2020!

The WHS National Honor Society is sponsoring a Fall Blood Drive on Friday October 25th (White Day) from 8am until 1pm in the Gymnasium. Sign-up for students will be from Tuesday October 15th until Thursday October 24th during Lunches in the Cafeteria. Please help in support by signing up to donate. Any questions/concerns, please see Mr. Chabot in room 302.

Any student interested in doing the Interact Club—a service group at WHS, please see Dr. Dyer or Kamdyn Russell

1) “October is LGBTQ+ History Month! Please take advantage of the events that are happening this month by checking out the list of events happening this month!”

2) “Spectrum, Westbrook High School's LGBTQ+ club, will begin meeting on October 3rd in room 325 during ACE. Please request a tag from Mrs. Joyce or Mr. Taylor 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!

There will be a girls basketball informational meeting at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, October 24 for anyone interested in playing this year.

The following colleges will be at WHS this week. Sign up in Naviance or email Mrs. Sturgis:

Simmons University: Monday, October 21 @ 1:00pm

Stonehill College: Tuesday @ 10:30 am

Dean College: Wednesday @ 11:00am

Clarkson University: Thursday @ 9:30am

Plymouth State University: Friday @ 10:30am

Merrimack College: Friday @ 12:30 pm

University of Maine: Friday @ 1:00 pm (full)

Physical Therapy - Nursing - Civil Engineering - Business Analytics - Information Technology - Leadership Development - Medical Lab Technician

Do any of these interest you? Plan on attending the Career Panel during ACE on Thursday 10/24 in room 114. Learn about different careers, career paths and majors in college. This panel will be facilitated by our JMG students and you will be able to ask questions. This is the only career discussion being planned this year so sign up if you are interested in learning more.

Send an email to Mrs. Sturgis to request a tag for the career panel on Thursday 10/24 during ACE.

COOKING MATTERS: Any students interested in Cooking after school please join our Cooking Matters google classroom. For more information see Mr. Russell in room 101.

(Class Code: biqe9c)


STEP CLUB: If you're interested in being a part of the Step Club/Team please join our Google Classroom for more information or see Mr. Russell in room 101.

(Class Code: ach6olh)


TEEN TRENDSETTERS: Any students interested in joining please see Mr. Russell in room 101 or email him atrussellm@westbrookschools.org.

SCHOOL YEAR BRIDGE PROGRAM: If you’re a 9th or 10th-grade students and want to be a part of Mr. Russell’s 21st Century School Year Bridge program, Stop by and see him in room 101.

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.

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