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  • WEST HIGH SCHOOL
    Principal: Mike Lawler
    3505 West Locust Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52804
    Phone:  563.386.5500
    Fax:  563.386.5508

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  • News, Events, and Announcements

    West’s Student Senate Takes 2nd Place in Hunger Drive Skit Competition

    Food Driv e SkitWest High’s Student Senate competed in the Hunger Drive Kick-off  Skit competition at the new Riverbend Food Bank facility.  Out of 13 schools participating, West took 2nd place.  Students came up with original lyrics to “We Will We Will Rock You,” accompanied by drummers using buckets decorated as canned goods.  It was awesome!  Click here for more pictures.

    West Student Is a Commended Student

     

    Mr. Lawler presents Annalise Buehner with a letter of commendation.

    Mr. Lawler presents Annalise Buehner with a letter of commendation.

    Annalise Buehner has been named a Commended Student in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.  Commended Students placed in the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2015 competition by taking the 2013 Preliminary SAT/National Meric scholarship Qualifying Test.  Annalise has demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success.  Congratulations, Annalise.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    West Student Medals @ Greyhound Invitational

     

    Jordan Rhoades

    Jordan Rhoades

    West’s Boys’ Golf Team played at the Greyhound Invitational on Thursday, September 25, 2014.  Jordan placed 4th overall in the 72–player field at the Grayhound Invitational.  Nice!  Click here for more photos.

     

    Falcon Drama Bring Grease to Life

    GreaseMark your calendars:

    Nov. 7:  7:00pm
    Nov. 8:  2:00 and 7:00 pm
    Nov. 9:  2:00pm
    Adults $12.00; Students $6.00
    For more information, call 563.386.5500

    West Connection Performs @ Preventing Lost Potential Day

     

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    On Friday, September 19, members of West’s Varsity Show Choir, West Connection, performed as part of the HAVlife Foundation’s Preventing Lost Potential Day celebration. HAVlife’s mission is “To Prevent Lost Potential™ of youth through support of participation in athletics, music, and the arts.” Many students from our district benefit from HAVlife’s hard work. For more information on the HAVlife Foundation, visit www.HAVlifefoundation.org.  IMG_0100

     

    West High’s Fall Honors Program

     

    Picture4 WEST HIGH SCHOOL STAFF, Students, and Parents, you are invited to the Fall Honors Program where students receive an academic letter for a high grade point. It will be on Wednesday, September 24, at 6:30 PM in the auditorium. Reception and refreshments will follow in the cafeteria.

     

    West High Raises POW/MIA Flag

    Photo by Leah Ratermann

    Photo by Leah Ratermann

    Photo by Leah Ratermann

    Photo by Leah Ratermann

    Photo by Searle

    Photo by Searle

    On Friday, September 19, 2014, West students, military veterans, jROTC, and band and chorus members gathered to pay their respects to prisoners of war and soldiers still classified as missing in action.  Mr. Lawler spoke about the debt we owe those who have fought to keep America strong and free. It was a ceremony of respect and somber celebration.

    Dental Screening Required of Ninth Graders

    check smilesNinth grade students must bring a Certificate of  Dental Screening to school.

    It’s required.  Certificate of Dental ScreeningMore Information.

    Senate To Host Dash for Hunger on Oct. 4, 2014

    FunRunFlyerwMILEPick up a registration form in the Main Office or from a Student Senate member.  Free way cool t-shirt with registration.  Spend 10 bucks and run/walk a mile for Hunger.  Two cans no longer required!  Registration deadline is Sept. 26—this will specify t-shirt size.

    Help West’s Food Drive and Eat GOOOOD!

     

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    Help West High collect money to purchase food for the Food Drive.  Set aside Wednesday, October 15, to bring your hungry family to the Panera near Northpark.  If you’re not hungry then, pick up a couple dozen bagels to freeze for later.  Our goal is to have 50 people eat at Panera’s or buy takeout between 4:00 and 8:00 Wednesday, October 15.  You’ll need to give Panera the coupon they’ve given us.  Get your coupon from a Senator or the front desk in the Main Office.  As always, we appreciate your help.