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 April 24, 2016


COMING UP AT WESTHILL


* Wed 4/27 - EARLY RELEASE - 11:45AM
* Thurs 4/28- Period 8 Tutoring Program - Media Center
* Thurs 4/28 - Junior Book Awards - 6:30pm
* Sat 4/30 - AP Saturday Study Sessions - Math
* Sat 4/30 - FFA Spring Plant Sale  8:00am - 1:00pm
* Sat 4/30 - FFA Car Wash  8:00am - 12:00pm
* Sat 4/30 - Band Parents Assoc. Tag Sale  7:30am - 4:00pm
* Sat 4/30 - Anything Goes - 7:30pm
* Sun 5/1 - Anything Goes - 3:00pm


                                 Link to Westhill's website



VIKING SPORTS

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Click the link below to access
Westhill's athletic schedules:




HOME GAMES THIS WEEK:

* Mon 4/25 - V Baseball vs. Staples @ 4:00pm
* Mon 4/25 - JV Baseball vs. Staples @ 4:00pm (Rippowam)
* Mon 4/25 - V Girls Tennis vs. Trumbull @ 4:00pm
* Tues 4/26 - V Boys Tennis vs. Stamford @ 4:00pm
* Wed 4/27 - FR Baseball vs. Trumbull @ 4:00pm
* Wed 4/27 - V Softball vs. Trumbull @ 4:15pm
* Wed 4/27 - JV Softball vs. Trumbull @ 4:15 (Roxbury)
* Thurs 4/28 - V Girls Tennis vs. St. Joseph @ 4:00pm
* Fri 4/29 - V Baseball vs. Stamford @ 4:00pm
* Fri 4/29 - JV Baseball vs. Stamford @ 4:00pm (Rippowam)
* Fri 4/29 - JV Softball vs. Stamford @ 4:00pm
* Fri 4/29 - V Girls Tennis vs. Fairfield Warde @ 4:00pm
* Sat 4/30 - V Boys Lacrosse vs. Norwalk @ 12:00pm
* Sat 4/30 - JV Boys Lacrosse vs. Norwalk @ 10:00am



Please Support the After Prom

CLICK HERE to find out how you can help

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Anything Goes


CLICK HERE to purchase tickets





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Military Academies

On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, the Connecticut Congressional Delegation will be holding their annual Academy Night for students and recent graduates who are interested in attending one of our nation’s preeminent military academies – U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and the U.S. Naval Academy.  This is a great opportunity for you to meet with representatives and cadets/midshipmen from each of the academies. 
 
This will also give you a chance to meet with service academy coordinators from each of the congressional offices to learn more about the individual nomination processes. 
 
The program begins promptly at 7:00 PM
 at the MG Maurice Rose Armed Forces Reserve Center
375 Smith Street
Middletown, CT
 
Contact with questions - Joanne Cannon, Deputy State Director, at 860-549-8463. 
 
 


PARENT UNIVERSITY
SPRING 2016

High school presents a unique set of opportunities and challenges for students and parents.

Parent U

To meet the needs of our school community, Westhill High School has developed Parent University, a forum for experts to share their knowledge and wisdom and provide resources and answers to families from Stamford. Parent University is for current and future parents to help guide them through these exciting and challenging years.  School and community experts will present practical and crucial information to support parents and guardians in a small setting. 

Parent University: Spring 2016 

Tuesday, May 3rd 

Cloonan Middle School

5:45 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Dinner Provided | Child Care Offered

Registration Deadline: Friday, April 29th  

Register for Parent University online

Is your child feeling the pressures of high performance at school? Are you concerned about their transition to High School or College? Parent University wants to provide you with the tools to help your child succeed academically and social emotionally. Cloonan Middle School, in cooperation with Westhill High School, is inviting all Stamford Public School parents to its spring forum, Parent University. School and community experts will present practical and crucial information to support parent and guardians through the exciting (but often challenging) adolescent years.



SCOPES




** WE ARE IN NEED OF SPIRIT WEAR VOLUNTEERS! **

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Your next  opportunity to buy Spirit Wear 
 will be Friday,
April 29th
11:00am - 1:15pm

Please make checks payable to "Westhill PTSO"

We need volunteers to help sell Spirit Wear on Friday afternoons.  There will always be a Spirit Wear Committee member at the table, but a 2nd set of hands during the sale really helps. 

Please CLICK HERE to sign up





Agriscience Fundraisers



Band Tage Sale




Band mattress sale




STUDENTS INTERESTED IN ATTENDING UCONN

 

Exploring Expertise is a conference for students in grades 8-12 and their parents/guardians that has been designed to help participants learn about academic and career options.

 

Students are invited to spend a day at UCONN to learn how their personal interests and talents relate to potential academic and career paths.  Experts in a wide variety of disciplines will share their experience with students in interest-based tracks. 

 

Parent/guardian sessions will focus on college preparation and talent development opportunities, including the kinds of resources and programming that will be available to college students attending UCONN.

 

            Exploring Expertise at UCONN

            Saturday, May 14, 2016

            9:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

 (optional campus tour from 3:45-4:45)

            Laurel Hall, UCONN Storrs

 

Registration requires one student and one adult register as a pair for a cost of $99.  Space is limited and some sessions are expected to fill quickly, so please register early!

 

If you would like additional information, 

please contact Heather at

 (860) 486-0283

 or heather.spottiswoode@uconn.edu.

 





Studies have shown that parental engagement in a child’s education is the single most important factor in student achievement.  The PowerSchool Parent Portal will provide you with secure access to information about your middle school and/or high school children’s grades and attendance records through a single account.


 Additional information


   PowerSchool Parent Portal 

    Parent Portal Help Desk

If you are having difficulty accessing the site, please provide your full name, your child's name and grade and as much information about your problem as possible so that we can resolve your issue quickly and route your question to the appropriate person.

 



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It's quick and easy -- and it will help make a difference!

If you have any questions, please contact Zoe Schwartz at 203-595-9185 or danzoe@optonline.net
 


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