WST Weekly Update

November 1 - 5, 2021

Director's Message

As the weather turns wet and windy, please remind your students to drive safely, keep their lights on, and be patient when driving.


Important Upcoming Dates:

Thursday, November 11: No School in Honor of Veteran's Day


Friday, November 12: WST is IN session


Wednesday, November 24: Half Day at WST - No PM session


Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26: Thanksgiving Holiday


Wednesday, December 1 - Thursday, December 2:

Asynchronous Learning Days for students in 3D Animation and Game Design, Culinary, Construction, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Fire Science, Professional Medical Careers, and Welding - Students will not attend WST December 1- 2, rather they will have online work to complete.


** Students in Collision Repair Technology, Criminal Justice, and Automotive Technology, please check with your instructor for more information about live or asynchronous class time.


Friday, December 3: NON STUDENT DAY at WST

WST Welding Brings Sparks and Learning

WST Welding

WST Esthetics Program Learns about organelles

This week, WST Esthetics students finished their makeup chapter and are now reviewing disorders and diseases. To further support the learning, students have a two part project, (1) paint an organelle, and (2) use their color theory knowledge from their makeup chapter to create the color shading of the organelle.


To complete the painting students, needed to use their knowledge of color theory to become familiar with the organelle. An organelle is a specialized structure that performs various jobs inside cells, the term literally means, 'little organ'. An organelle functions the same way as the heart, liver, stomach, and kidneys, serving specific functions to keep a cell alive.


No only did they learn about the 'little organ' as they had to paint and learn the systems of the organelle, they also used their color theory knowledge from the makeup unit to paint the system using only red, yellow, and blue with white and black paint for tint and shade.


Check out their work below!

West Sound Technical Skills Center

Mission: The mission of West Sound Technical Skills Center is to ensure that all students are prepared for life, career, and college through industry-based, technically rigorous programs.

Vision: To prepare every West Sound Technical Skills Center graduate to be career and college ready, enter the global workforce, and be a successful and contributing citizen through innovative and flexible program opportunities.

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