Student and Staff Achievements

Core Values, Beliefs, and Learning Expectations

Core Values

Westbrook High School is committed to educating all students to achieve their unique potential as 21-st century learners. Faculty and staff value collaboration and reflection in order to provide instruction that engages all students in an equitable learning environment.

Beliefs

Westbrook High School believes that students learn best when they are actively engaged in their learning experiences and encouraged by a safe, supportive school climate that nurtures social connections, emotional well-being, academic skills, and personal integrity.

Learning Expectations

Students will meet expectations by:

Academic

  1. Reading a wide variety of texts effectively
  2. Writing effectively for a variety of purposes
  3. Presenting ideas accurately with the support of engaging media
  4. Thinking critically to solve problems and reach well-reasoned judgments
  5. Working responsibly and collaboratively

Social

  1. Developing a spirit of belonging

Civic

  1. Contributing to a positive school climate by actively participating in the school community and respecting others

Recent News from Westbrook High School

  • Performing Arts Trip to New York City

    This past weekend, 49 WHS performing arts students traveled to New York City for three days of arts and culture. Among the highlights were an organ demonstration at St. John the Divine Cathedral, Mozart's Requiem performed by the NY Philharmonic at Lincoln Center, the 9/11 Museum and Freedom Tower Observatory, "Dear Evan Hansen" on Broadway, and a backstage tour of Radio City Music Hall.  View the photo gallery at https://whs.westbrookctschools.org/2019_music_trip?fbclid=IwAR1_Wm4-lSWUC3-iv47lQRdJ-_wezz8tRtlw-QSgCD1A1b6Wu8bLR_0bneI.

    Students on stage

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  • 2019-2020 Calendar

    The 2019-2020 School Year Calendar has been published.  It is available at https://www.westbrookctschools.org/20192020_school_year_calendar or by clicking the "2019-2020 School Year Calendar" link in the calendar menu on the district website.

    Daily Planner

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  • March Parent Conferences - School Appointments Portal Now Open

    The School Appointments portal is now open to schedule parent conferences with your child's teachers.  The conferences are in ten minute increments and run from 1:00 - 6:00 PM on Thursday, March 14, 2019.   If you are unavailable to attend, please feel free to call or e-mail your child's teachers to make alternate arrangements.  Attached are directions to assist you in maneuvering the portal.  

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  • Science Bowl Success!

    Westbrook High School students recently competed in the Northeast Regional Science Bowl hosted by the University of Connecticut's School of Engineering.  The 3-D printing design competition was won by Jackie Grace and Ian Whitehouse.  What an accomplishment!  Students also designed, constructed, and raced a galvanic cell car.

    Winners of 3d printing contest

    Students working at science fair

     

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  • Heaven Can Wait

    Join the Westbrook High School Theatre for their production of "Heaven Can Wait" on March 7th, 8th, or 9th.

    Reserve your tickets on the Westbrook High School Theatre Page.

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Upcoming Events

  • April Vacation - No School

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  • April Vacation - No School

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  • HS Room 226

    Athletic Boosters Meeting

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  • HS Cafeteria

    WHS Music Boosters Meeting

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  • HS Room226

    Athletic Boosters Meeting

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  • WHS Auditorium

    Small Ensembles Concert

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  • WHS Auditorium

    Large Ensembles Concert

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  • Room 226

    WHS PTSO Meeting

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  • Memorial Day - Buildings Closed

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Tara Winch, Principal

 twinch@westbrookctschools.org

860-399-6214

twinch@westbrookctschools.org

(860) 399-6214 

Principal's Acknowledgments

Congratulations Katie Wallace!
  

2019 American Legion Regional Oratorical Competition Runner up

It is an honor to recognize Katie Wallace for her outstanding academic achievement and performance in the American Legion Oratorical Regional Competition. Katie has represented Westbrook High School for the past three years.


Congratulations Colin Sutherland!
    

Rotary Student of the Month for Science


Congratulations Alyssa Sirisoukh!  

    

Rotary Student of the Month for Social Studies


Congratulations Finn McGannon 

  

Rotary Student of the Month for Math

NEASC Accredidation Information

In October, Westbrook High School renewed its New England Association of Schools and Colleges accreditation.  Read the newspaper article written about the visit, as well as NEASC's final report, both available below.

WHS School Climate Survey Results