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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.


Congratulations Warriors!

There are so many exciting things going on at Westwood and IB, here are just a few of the recent highlights of our student accomplishments! FLINN SCHOLARS: Westwood IB is proud to announce that Mary Saxon and Alexis Darby  were selected as 2015 Flinn Scholars! There were approximately 750 students in the running this year, and only 20 Scholars were selected after an exhaustive...
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Upcoming Events, Opportunities and Scholarships!

Attend a college fair! Students are invited to attend the regional spring college fairs sponsored by RMACAC. Arizona State University will be the host site for the Phoenix event on Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 12:00-2:30pm. Students register online at  www.gotocollegefairs.com  to create a profile and print out a barcode to bring to the fair... Enjoy the experience - these are...
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Westwood IB Applications for 2015 now open!

The Westwood IB Program is now accepting applications for the the 2015-2016 school year.   Application materials and letters of support are available online at  http://www.mpsaz.org/westwood/academics/ib/apply/ . Applications are due to the Westwood IB office no later than  Friday, February 6th, 2015  to be considered in the initial application review process....
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Summer 2015 opportunities - apply now!

Below are multiple summer program offerings available for students - be sure to check them all out to see if there is one you may be interested in!       Office of Pre-College Programs 2015 Summer Scholars   Program Date:  June 27 – July 11, 2015 Summer...
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Congratulations to Mr. Bowman - the 2015 Arizona Teacher of the Year!

A huge congratulations to Mr. Bowman on being recognized as the 2015 Arizona Teacher of the year by the Arizona Educational Foundation. He earns many great prizes including $15,000 cash, a full scholarship for an advanced degree, technology for his classroom, a trip to the International Space Camp and a meeting with the President of the United States to name only a few. We are proud of...
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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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