Parent Update - February 26
Friday, February 26, 2021
Dear WHS Parent and Guardians,
How refreshing to have a full week of school. We were able to complete so many activities without interruption. Thank you, Mother Nature!
Here’s the Weekly Recap:
*Thursday, February 25th, the WHS Teen Leadership School Climate Class presented a virtual Social Emotional Learning lesson on Spreading Kindness with Daisy’s first graders. The lesson included a slide presentation, videos, questions, and discussions on the ways kindness can be expressed and spread to others. Additional virtual visits are scheduled.
*Several students virtually attended the KeyBank Financial Wellness Workshop: Credit Score and Lending.
*This week’s Advisory focused on Semester One Goals Reflection.
*Project Graduation presented information about Safe Grad Night and the upcoming raffle that begins on Monday, March 1st.
*The Eversource Career Panel presented to WHS this morning. The panel discussion will be posted on the Middlesex Community Chamber of Commerce Virtual Career Fair site.
*Guidance is in the process of informing Seniors of the Scholarship opportunities. Parents, please see the Guidance webpage, Naviance or call Lori Wallace for any scholarship questions you might have.
*Tonight BBB vs. Valley Regional JV @ 4: 30 P.M. V @ 6 P.M. Home
*In Person/Remote Learner Statistics to Date: In Person Learners 98=48. 51% Remote Learners 104=51.49%
*The WHS Project Grad online raffle will begin Monday, March 1st at 8 A.M. and will run through April 9th at 5 P.M. Please share this link with everyone you know (friends, family, co-workers) beginning on Monday, March 1st! https://westbrookprojectgrad.virtualraffle.org/
*Tuesday, March 9th; Wednesday, March 10th; Thursday, March 11th; WHS is offering Juniors an SAT prep course for Math, Evidence Based Reading, Writing and Language. This course will be offered both in person and remotely from 8:40 A.M. – 10:10 A.M. in the WHS library.
*Thursday, March 4th @ 2:20 P.M. Virtual Varsity Math Meet
*Seniors are in the process of submitting their information for official diploma names and measurements for caps and gowns.
*Please keep an eye for the March Counseling Department Newsletter which will provide information regarding the ongoing activities connected to our new Pathways Program of Studies and our upcoming course selection at the end of March.
*Monday, March 1st BBB @ Cromwell JV 4:00 P.M. V 5:30 P.M.
GBB vs. Cromwell Home JV 4:30 P.M. V 6:00 P.M.
*Thursday, March 4th BBB vs. East Hampton Home JV 4:30 P.M. V 6:00 P.M.
GBB @ East Hampton JV 4:30 P.M. V 6:00 P.M.
*Saturday, March 6th GBB @ Valley Regional V12:30 P.M.
Winter Sports Schedule Links:
Girls Varsity Basketball Schedule
Live Streaming Links:
Westbrook High School Home Events:
Away Games vs. Shoreline Conference Opponents:
*Monday, March 1st @ 6:30 P.M. Virtual Project Graduation Meeting
*Wednesday, March 3rd @ 7:00 P.M. Virtual Music Boosters Meeting
*Wednesday, March 24th In School SAT for Juniors/ PSAT 10 for Sophomores
*Friday, June 11th is the set Graduation date for the Class of 2021
Parent feedback is always welcome and appreciated.
Have a relaxing weekend.