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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.


IB Seniors - Apply now for a $1,000 Student Community Service Award!

MESA CITIZENS OF THE YEAR ASSOCIATION:  STUDENT COMMUNITY SERVICE  AWARD 2014 General Information: Monetary awards will be given to two seniors graduating from Mesa Public Schools who have completed 150 hours or more of outstanding community service during their years in high school. At least 150 of the student’s service hours must be recorded on their MPS...
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Updates and opportunities

Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores: Whether you're planning on college, a technical school, or you're just not sure yet, the ASVAB Career Exploration Program test can provide you with important information about your skills, abilities and interests - and help put you on the right course for a satisfying career. The test is at no cost. Yes, Free! Test Registration: Westwood Career...
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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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Support local families - consider donating to the IB/AVID Parking Lot Sale

If you are collecting items to donate to charity in the next month, please consider donating to the IB/AVID Parking Lot Sale. AVID and IB are partnering to raise money to adopt local families for the holidays - and we can't do it without you! We need typical garage sale donations for our event, which is to be held on Saturday, December 6th (Mark your calendars and come check out the event...
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IB and AVID need your help!

IB and AVID are forming a partnership this year to help adopt local Westwood families in need for the holidays. In the past, both groups have held separate fundraisers to donate money to Silent Friends for the families, but we know we can do better if we work together!  We have a Parking Lot Sale scheduled for Saturday, December 6th, in the front parking lot of Westwood High. But we...
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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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