West High School's Weekly Updates: Jan. 18th-Jan. 24th
WHS Sports In The News
Athletic Office SMORE: Some great information from our 8 fall sports/activity programs!
Bookmark this page for the most accurate WHS athletics calendar of events: rSchool Today
You must register as an athlete here to practice and compete: https://iowacitywest-ar.rschooltoday.com/ This replaces the paper copy of a permission to practice form in the past. Please submit a copy of your physical here as well. If you do not have/need to update your physical to participate because we have a current one on file, please skip that step of the registration process. YOU MUCH COMPLETE STEP 6 before we are able to process your registration.
Girls Track & Field Sign Up Sheet
Any 9-12 grade girl interested in going out for Girls Track & Field in the Spring and being a part of an amazing team with tradition of excellence in the State of Iowa and Iowa City, please take a minute to fill out this google form to be on the email list for more information. If you have any questions please contact Head Coach Mike Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org or Assistant Coach Peggy McGuire at email@example.com.
Boys Soccer Sign Up
If you are interested in boys soccer this spring please fill out the form if you are not listed. If you have questions please contact the Athletic Office. The first day of practice is March 15 but please sign up for preseason information.
Coming to all ICCSD High School Parents by Zoom onJanuary 27th, 2021 from 6-8 PM!
Culturally Responsive Parenting Seminar
Please join us for an introduction to cultural proficiency. Participants will be able to identify cultural proficiency and assess where they are on the continuum. Participants will also be able to identify barriers to it and ways to stand for equity.
Presented by Laura Gray, ICCSD Director of Diversity & Cultural Responsiveness
Depending on the number of participants, we will have break-out sessions for facilitated discussions.
To RSVP, fill out this form https://forms.gle/3jEPzvoakCPFsXbY7 and the Zoom link will be sent to you before the event by email.
RSVP extended to January 20th, 2021
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join Cadenza and UNICEF February 1st for United in the Cloud, a virtual fundraiser concert whose proceeds will all go to UNICEF to help children in need around the world. The videos of the performances will be posted on Cadenza's youtube channel, whose description can be seen below.
Introducing the Guided Pathway Support Program-A RON BROWN SCHOLAR PROGRAM INITIATIVE
GPS uses a “high-tech and high-touch” advising and information sharing model to empower African American high school juniors, seniors, their parents and counselors during the college preparation and selection process. It guides students along these journeys via tele-mentoring, leadership conferences, and exposure to successful peers on the GPS Workplace by Facebook platform.
Click here for more information.
Make sure to regularly check the Scholarships web page. The list of scholarships is updated frequently and includes opportunities for students from a wide variety of backgrounds and interests. Many are for seniors, but there are some great opportunities for sophomores and juniors as well.