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Westwood High School in Mesa, Arizona is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School offering both the IB Middle Years and the Diploma Programs.


Important upcoming events!

Mark you calendars with the upcoming events: 1. IBPG Meeting: Monday, October 27 from 6:30pm - 7:30pm  (Mesa Utilities Public Rm, 640 N Mesa Drive, Mesa) Please join us to learn about some terrific summer programs that will expand horizons and help make your outstanding student a great college candidate. Ms. Carolyn Starr from the Fulton School of Engineering will discuss...
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Important Reminders and Opportunities

Early Decision/Action:  Seniors, if you are applying early to a university, be sure and inform your academic adviser by this Friday (Oct. 3rd). PSAT Exam Update: IB Students taking the PSAT on October 15th, if you ride the bus, please report to the auditorium as soon as your bus arrives for check-in (do not worry about being late if your bus is late, we will ensure all buses have...
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Congratulations to our 2014 National Merits!

The National Merit® Scholarship Corporation announced six Mesa Public Schools seniors were named Semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit ®  Scholarship Program. Less than one percent of high school seniors nationwide are eligible. The district Semifinalists are: Dobson High: Rick A. Hewitt and Robert J. Walls ...
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IB Takes on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Congratulations to our Westwood IB Students who raised $320 for ALS! In response... Dr. Davis, Mrs. Johnston, Mr. Ott, and Mrs. Murphy accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. We now challenge our Partner IB Schools, the Mesa Academy and Summit Academy, to do the same! Raise $1 per student, and if the goal is met, their principal and IB Coordinators are nominated for the ALS Ice Bucket...
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IB Warriors are the best in the state!

Westwood is proud to announce that we are home to the 2014 IB Student and Teacher of the year ! Congratulations to Paige Zuraw who was selected as one of only two 2014 Arizona IB Diploma Program Students of the Year . She received this award from the Arizona IB Schools Association (AZIBS) for distinguished academic performance and exemplary fidelity to the IB Learner Profile. Along...
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Congratulations IB Warriors

Congratulations to Michele Wang ,   who is the co-author of a recent study that has been published in the journal of  Neuroscience Letters.  She helped complete the research for this paper while working with scientists at the   electrophysiology lab at Barrow Neurological Institute. Click here to read the paper . Way to go Michele! ...
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Congratulations to our Westwood Robotics and National History Day Winners!!

Westwood Robotics Wins in Las Vegas! Congratulations to our Warriors on Westwood Robotics Team 2478 for winning the Las Vegas Regional FIRST Robotics Competition Tournament.  It was a hard fought battle with some of the best teams from across the Southwest but our Westwood Warriors rose to the challenge  to go undefeated in the final rounds for the #1 trophy! Westwood...
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Congratulations IB Warriors!

We are proud of the many accomplishments of our Westwood IB family. Here are a few recent updates on our warriors: Congratulations to Anthony Ladas, Tyler Ritter, Michele Wang and Terry Wen who were selected as Finalists in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Competition. Westwood is proud of our 4 finalists who represent the top 1% of the approximately 1.5 million students who...
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Please support Westwood IB

Dear Parents and Friends, As we rapidly approach the end of the year, please consider supporting Westwood's IB Program. Here are two easy ways to help:  Support your IB Parent Group by using Amazon! We earn referral credit for all your purchases, just start your shopping either from our webpage www.ibparentgroup.com and click on the Amazon menu or simply click this link...
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Westwood is proud of this year's National Merits!

A huge congratulations to Anthony Ladas, Tyler Ritter, Michele Wang,   and Terry Wen who are Westwood's 2014 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. Jacobo Grimaldo was also recognized as a 2014 National Hispanic Scholar. These students are being recognized for their outstanding results on the PSAT exam during their junior year. They represents the top in our nation out of 1.5...
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