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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 announcement for parents of IB Seniors

IB Senior Parents - we need your help! We have several deadlines coming up this Friday... FINANCIAL AWARD INFORMATION NEEDED Every year the district requires each of the high schools to submit a comprehensive report identifying all of the Financial Aid and Scholarship Awards MPS Seniors receive for all schools they were  admitted  to.  It is a district wide...
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IB Personal Project Exhibition: 4/26/19

IB Personal Project Exhibition - April 25th! Westwood Community, Please help us celebrate our students by joining us on Thursday, April 25 for the Westwood IB Personal Project Exhibition. This event is the culmination of our IB sophomores yearlong project to show off many of the skills they have developed in the IB program in the most imaginative ways possible. The successful...
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IB Warriors are the best around!

Natalie Schultz  and  Naomi Sellers  competed at the statewide National History Day competition at ASU with their performance on the 1917 suffragist picket of the White House. Not only did they win Best Entry in Women's History, they also placed first in their division and will be advancing to the national competition in Washington DC this summer. Way to Naomi and Natalie, we...
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IB Warriors Excel!

IB Senior Liam Wilson  (pictured right) named a Flinn Scholar! The Flinn Scholarship, valued at more than $120,000, covers tuition, fees, housing, and meals at one of Arizona's public universities-plus study abroad. Scholars learn from top faculty, business leaders, and civic innovators, and join a vibrant, eclectic community, including a powerful alumni network. This year, there were...
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IB Spring Fling/T-shirt contest and more!

We have some Awesome IB Events Coming up soon... Below you'll find information on our upcoming IB Spring Fling, our 2019-2020 t-shirt design contest and a list of upcoming dates to keep in mind! IB SPRING FLING - 4/6/19 BUNCO.....  This ain't your Grandma's Bunco Group!  On Saturday (4/6/19) at 5 pm in the WW cafeteria, join us for our SPRING FLING Bunco Night to support...
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Our IB Warriors Are Excelling!

Congratulations to Jessica Saenz Gomez and Sandra Franco  (pictured left) who were selected as the 2019 Mesa Citizens of the Year! There were only 4 student citizens selected in all of Mesa, and Westwood is proud of our 2 winners who also earned a $1,000 scholarship for their community service and excellence in academics. Way to go Warriors! Congratulations to Angel Hernandez...
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Governor Doug Ducey and Mesa Mayor John Giles Visit Westwood!

Westwood was proud to host our Governor and City of Mesa Mayor today to showcase our awesome programs and school! Pictured top-right are IB students Tara Ruhland and Asia Bach who toured our guests around. From Left to Right is City Councilman Freeman, Mesa Mayor John Giles, Governor Doug Ducey, Tara and Asia.       Pictured middle-right IB...
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Way to Westwood Academic Decathlon!

Our Westwood Academic Decathlon Team "cleaned house" this past weekend at the regional competition... coming in 2nd place overall and even toppling Mountain View! A Special shout out to the following IB students who also individually placed at the competition: Gordon He placed 3rd in the Honors division. He won a silver medal in Math and bronze medals in Language and Literature...
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IB Warriors continue to do great things!

Congrats to Liam Wilson , an IB senior, who contributed to a University of Arizona research study this past summer as part of a KEYS Research Internship. He and his fellow KEYS interns were named co-authors on the resulting paper and were featured in recently in the UofA news: https://uanews.arizona.edu/story/internships-lead-scientific-publication-high-school-students...
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Opportunities for current sophomores and seniors applying to ASU.

Opportunity for Sophomores - Sophomores are invited to apply to be Westwood representative at the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Seminar (HOBY) . HOBY will be held the ASU West Campus June 6-9, 2019.  Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership is an organization dedicated to "training and nurturing the young leaders of tomorrow." Its mission is to provide lifelong leadership...
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