WESTVIEW INFO SHEET

FEBRUARY 4, 2022

4-YEAR PLANNING

4-YEAR PLANNING

Interested in learning more about 4-year plans? Please check out our 4-year Planning videos available on the Westview Counseling website, under Presentations. These short clips give you an in-depth look at how to use the 4-yr plan to review credits, graduation requirements, and college entrance requirements.

COUNSELOR OPEN HOUSE

COUNSELOR OPEN HOUSE

Counselors will be offering virtual family appointments for questions about course selection from March 7 - 18. Please visit the Course Registration newsletter to sign up for an appointment. We are also available by phone and email.

COURSES FOR 2022-2023

COURSES FOR 2022-2023

Counselors will be visiting classrooms in February and March to discuss course selection for 2022-2023. The course request window will be open for current 9-11 graders from February 16 - March 18. Additional information can be found on the Counseling website and our Course Registration newsletter.

FILIPINO LANGUAGE CLASSES HERE AT WESTVIEW

FILIPINO LANGUAGE CLASSES HERE AT WV!

Novice to Advanced Level offered at WV and you DON’T have to be of Filipino descent to enroll. In class, you get to learn about the Filipino language, and experience some authentic traditions and practices of the Filipino culture. Hope you enroll and remember: IT’S MORE FUN IN THE PHILIPPINES!

THE CALIFORNIA SCHOLARSHIP FEDERATION "CSF"

"CSF: The California Scholarship Federation is now accepting applications for SPRING 2022, Tues, Feb 1 - Mon, Feb 14. The application process is entirely online now so check out our website: https://csfwestview.wixsite.com/wvcsf. If you have questions OR encounter technical difficulties, CSF Officers are in Ms Loo's Room, G-116, Fridays during lunch to help you in person!"

ELECTIVE FAIR

ELECTIVE FAIR

Students! It is almost time for you to start planning your courses for the 2022-2023 school year. We want to showcase all our amazing electives with an in-person elective fair on the 16th at lunch in the Plaza. See you there!

SPRING AP EXAM REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

AP Exam registration is open for courses that began the AP course in Quarter 2 or later. Please see information on the Westview website for instructions and the list of courses that have a registration deadline of March 4, 2022. https://www.powayusd.com/PUSD/media/WVHS/documents/Academics/AP%20Testing/2021-2022-Registration-Dates-and-Fee-Information.pdf

WVTC IMPROV-WESTVIEW vs DEL NORTE

WVTC Improv - Westview VS Del Norte

The award-winning Westview Improv Team is challenging Del Norte Improv to a head-to-head battle of improv comedy next Friday, February 11th at 7:00pm. Tickets are $8 for students, $11 for adults, one live Wolverine or one live Nighthawk. Discounted student tickets will be sold next week during lunch in the quad for $6.

JUNIORS AND SENIORS

Are you interested in being a Unity Day Facilitator for the Sophomores? The online application can be found here and is open until February 25. The mandatory training will be on Sunday, March 6. Unity Days will happen during 1st and 2nd period on Monday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 8. You are expected to attend the training and both Unity Days. You can see Mr. Sosnowski in ASB if you have any questions.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

February is Black History Month and ASB will be partnering with Black Student Union (BSU) to showcase prominent black leaders and artists throughout the month of February. Check the ASB and BSU social media accounts for updates and information.

ATTENTION SENIORS!

Stop by the student store at lunch on Tuesdays or Thursdays to buy your Senior Shirt and Lanyard. They are $30 for both items.

SENIOR TRIP TO DISNEYLAND

The annual Senior trip to Disneyland is only a couple of months away. You need to buy your tickets before Tuesday, March 1. Tickets can be purchased in the Finance Office or in the Student Store. The trip will be on Saturday, April 2.

SUPPORT OUR WESTVIEW TEACHERS, GROUP AND TEAM LEADERS!

In March, the Westview Foundation will review and fund micro grant applications submitted by teachers, group and team leaders who wish to enhance their curriculum or group programs with tools, subscriptions, equipment or services. Help support our teachers, group and team leaders, donate today! https://www.westviewfoundation.org/funddrive.html

GRAD NITE POKER TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISER

Grad Nite POKER TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISER!

Please consider participating in a poker tournament on Saturday, February 5th at noon! Click here for registration and more information: https://forms.gle/YZGrSsi9xUH8PhFo8

GRAD NITE '22 SENIOR PORTRAIT FUNDRAISER - EXTENDED UNTIL FEBRUARY 28

Need to book a Senior Portrait Session. Consider Zeena Gregg Photography. A portion of your sitting fee will be donated to Westview Grad Nite ’22. Click here for more details. (Note: these portraits cannot be used in the Westview Yearbook. Yearbook Senior photos must be taken by Keane Studios).

NEXT GRAD NITE PARENT MEETING: FEBRUARY 8TH AT 5:30PM

If you are a parent of a Senior, we need all hands on deck to assist with making Grad Nite ’22 a fantastic send off for our Seniors. Please join us at our next Grad Nite Meeting.Click here for the Zoom Link.

GRAD NITE '22 TICKETS - SENIORS DON'T MISS OUT!

BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW! Tickets are $140 until MARCH 31. The price will go up to $175 on April 1. That’s no joke! Click here for order form.

SAT & ACT ONLINE MOCK TESTING 2022

Tests are administered by Hamilton and include a results review session. Test dates are on Saturdays: January 22 (virtual), March 5 (in-person) and April 23 (in-person). Click here to sign up. $35 per test, all proceeds donated to Westview PTSA. In-person tests are at Hamilton 4S Ranch location

CAREER CONNECTIONS: SAVE THE DATES FOR OUR 2022 CAREER PANELS!

March 7: Careers in Psychology

April 25: Careers in Communication

May 16: Careers in Architecture and Design

See the Career Connections website for more info.

REFLECTIONS DISTRICT WINNERS

The Westview Reflection winners whose art will advance to the 9th District/San Diego City level of competition are Grace He, Isabella Santos, Archimedes Li, and Zoey Lestyk. Award of Merit goes to Juliet Lee. Honorable Mention goes to Annabelle Wang. Morning Award Ceremony March 16th with Student Staff Recognitions.

PTSA STAFF MINI GRANT WINNERS!

Congratulations to Westview Staff: Laura Cox/My-Nga Ingram, David MacMartin, Martin Fierro, Sarah Layne, Antoinette Lemersal, Adrianna Chittuluru, Keith Opstad, and Tobey Tam who all were given mini grants to fund class projects, education programs, and classroom supplies. Thank you all for your continued support of PTSA.

WESTVIEW PTSA MEMBERSHIP: BETTER TOGETHER… WITH PTSA

It’s never too late to join PTSA! PTSA Membership supports Career Connections, Grad Nite, Reflections, Student/Staff Recognition, Senior Scholarships and much more. Discounted bundles (Membership, Discount Card, Window Cling) are available. Order online here. For check/cash payments, click here for form and email wvptsamembership@gmail.com for order drop off location

WESTVIEW STAFF PTSA MEMBERSHIP: BETTER TOGETHER WITH PTSA

It's never too late to join! Staff Membership bundle (Membership, Discount Card, Window Cling) is available at special pricing. Email wvptsamembership@gmail.com to order Staff bundle online. Order individual items online here. For check/cash payments, click here for form and leave order at front office.

SPRING ATHLETES

SPRING ATHLETES - PE Exemption Form - 10th-12th grade students only

The deadline for the PE Exemption form is March 4, 2022 - Badminton, Baseball, Golf (Boys), Gymnastics, Lacrosse (Boys, Girls), Sand Volleyball (Girls), Softball, Swim & Dive, Tennis (Boys), Track & Field, and Volleyball (Boys). Fill out item #1, #2 & #3. Do not turn in an incomplete form. Thank you. Westview Athletics.

BOYS GOLF TRYOUTS

BOYS GOLF TRYOUTS AND PLAYER EVALUATION

DATE: Wednesday, February 9th

PLACE: Hodges Golf Driving Range - 12675 Sunset Dr, Escondido

TIME: 4:00pm

BRING: Must Bring your "Ticket to Play" to tryout.

WESTVIEW SOFTBALL 2022

SOFTBALL TRYOUTS

Tryouts Begin Monday Feb 7th 3:330pm to 5:30pm and continue through Weds Feb 10th

Practice begins Thursday Feb 10th

Parent Meeting Thursday evening Feb10th

www.westviewsoftball.net

PARENTING WELL THROUGH LIFE CHANGES - ALL GRADES

Change is a part of life that comes in many forms which can include divorce, moving, and loss. How do we manage our own response to change while parenting our children effectively?

spend time with Laurie Magulac to learn strategies to:


  1. Understand and recognize stress in your child during change.
  2. Help your child cope in healthy ways.
  3. Manage and diffuse tough behaviors that may arise.
  4. Not burn out while you are helping your child through the process.

In-Person Tuesday, 2/8/22 @ Poway Adult School 6:00pm-8:00pm


Class fee: $24/individual or $29/couple (for couple enrollment parent needs to contact Poway Adult School)

PARENTING AND SUPPORTING LGBTQ+ CHILDREN AND TEENS--ALL GRADES

PART II: Conscious Parenting

Join Angelle Maua continue the discussions from the LGBTQIA+ Part I: The Basics Workshop. Learn how to:


  1. Become a more conscious parent of a gender-expansive or questioning child.
  2. Look beyond the binary and unpack years of cultural beliefs, traditional roles, and expectations.
  3. Improve the odds for your child to embrace the complexity of the journey.
  4. Nurture and enjoy the journey with your child.
  5. This is all-inclusive for parents of children who have identified as LGBTQIA+


In-Person Saturday, 2/12/22 from 10:00am - 12:00pm at Poway Adult School.

Class fee: $24/individual or $29/couple (for couple enrollment parent needs to contact Poway Adult School)