WHS Warrior Bulletin


Upcoming Dates

  • December 13 Winter Band Concert 7 pm WHS Auditorium
  • December 14 Winter Choral Concert 7 pm WHS Auditorium
  • December 22-26 NSAA activities moratorium.
  • December 22-January 4 Winter Break
  • January 4 ATSC Premiere Night 7 pm
  • January 5 Classes resume

Link to past Warrior Bulletins

Winter Break Reminders

  • Regular class schedule through Tuesday, December 21.
  • Classes resume on Wednesday, January 5, 2022.

Spring Calendar Dates

Homeroom Advisor/Advisee/Parent Meetings

  • Wednesday, February 16 1-8 pm

Parent Teacher Conferences for high school students

  • Thursday, March 10 8 am-4 pm


  • Saturday, April 9 Lauritzen Gardens
  • This is the Saturday preceding spring break from April 11-15.
  • Conflicts with different school activities and venue availability impact the choice of prom each year. This is the best date considering all factors.

Spring Break

  • April 11-15


  • May 15, 2022 2 pm Baxter Arena

Last Day of School

  • May 27, 2002

2021-2022 Yearbook Information

Our journalism students are hard at work designing and creating the 2021-2022 yearbook. Purchasing a yearbook is an excellent way to capture your child's high school experiences and memories.

Ordering Information

  • The 2021-2022 Shield yearbooks can be purchased using your MySchoolBucks account this year. Access through PowerSchool or MySchoolBucks
  • You may also place your order using the forms available in room 251 at WHS.
  • The cost is $60 if purchased before Winter break.
  • At the start of the second semester, the cost of the yearbook will increase $5 each month thereafter.

Senior Pictures

  • Senior Portraits for the 2021-2022 Shield yearbook must be submitted by Dec. 21, 2021, or they will not be included in the yearbook.
  • We will need one vertical color photo. It is important to meet this deadline. No late photos will be accepted.
  • Here are the requirements for photo submission: must contain only head and shoulders with no props, backgrounds must not be distracting and there must be no watermarks.
  • Photos can be submitted to room 251 at WHS, via email (to: denker.john@westside 66.net), on a CD, or even a wallet-size picture will be accepted.

Senior Ads

  • Assets/Ads for the senior section of the yearbook must be submitted by Jan. 14, 2022.
  • See below for additional details regarding sizes, cost, . . . .
  • Senior Ads can be paid for at MySchoolBucks or by check.
  • You can design your own or you can have yearbook staff members design one for you.

If you are graduating early please make sure you meet all these deadlines!!

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Metropolitan Community College Kick Start Online KSOI

Metropolitan Community College is offering half-priced tuition online classes during your second semester this school year. Courses will run from January 18-May 6 with a break February 28-March 4. Registration forms are due by January 12th. For more information on classes that are being offered and to register, please see the link below:


Students and parents with questions should contact the student's WHS school counselor or reach out to our MCC Concurrent Enrollment Navigator, Taylor Worden. Ms. Worden is at WHS each Thursday.

Ms. Taylor Worden

Concurrent Enrollment Navigator

Metropolitan Community College

Westside High School-Thursdays



Prom Dress Ultra Chic Boutique

Max I. Walker Dry Cleaners is hosting their 14th annual Ultra Chic Boutique. This is a great opportunity to shop for a prom dress at a significantly discounted rate.

  • Boutique is February 5, 2022.
  • To promote distancing and safety, all shoppers must sign up for a time slot. Use this link to sign up for a link where you can make a reservation. https://www.maxiwalker.com/ultra-chic-boutique/#shop
  • Dresses starting at $40.
  • Follow the link above for more information.
  • Donations of dresses are also accepted if you are looking to clean out some closet space.
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