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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.


Free Summer STEM program at the University of New Mexico

The University of New Mexico is hosting the National Hispanic Youth Research & Leadership Program,  July 7 - 15 , on the UNM campus in Albuquerque, NM. High School principals: The program is limited to 30 rising sophomore, junior, and senior students from around the country. Students can apply for the free program (travel to Albuquerque is not included) and will experience...
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Summer opportunities and teacher recognition

Westminster College Phoenix/Mesa campus is excited to announce two summer programs available in  June :  Stories for Change , and  Solving the World . Click here for the informational flier with all of the details! Each summer session runs for one week and includes lunch each day. Students may earn one college credit hour for each course, and may enroll in both...
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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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Spring Scholarships - Apply now!

Please see the attached list for scholarships that are open to apply for now! While the majority of these are for Seniors, there are two scholarships for students in 9th - 12th grade on this list. Let the applications begin!!
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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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Way to go Warriors!

Congratulations to our National Commended Scholars Westwood is excited to announce that  Victoria Barr, Nathan Hui, Catrina Letterman, Joseph Leung, Michael Saxon, and Megan Woodyard have been named a Commended Scholar for the Class of 2014. Commended students placed in the top five percent nationally of the more than 1.5 million students who took the PSAT exam their junior...
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Explore John Hopkins University

Students and parents are invited to "Explore Hopkins" on Thursday, April 24 at 6:30pm. The event will be held at the Chandler Center for the Arts (250 N. Arizona Avenue). Reservations required: apply.jhu.edu/explore .
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Congratulations IB Warriors!

IB Senior, Raquell Fransen , was recently featured in ABC news as the athlete and student of the week! Click here to read the full article . IB Senior, Catrina Letterman , was one of two students who were selected to represent Arizona at the Girls Nation event this summer in Washington D.C. She was able to work with students around the country, as well as meet the President in the...
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