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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.


Upcoming events

IB Informational Night for new Applicants We have an informational night scheduled for Tuesday, January 24th at 6pm in the auditorium for families who have a student who would like to learn more about applying for the IB Program. Current IB students/families do not need to attend this event - it is designed for new families and applicants. Please share this event with anyone who may be...
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Summer 2017 Opportunities - Apply Now!

Check out all of the following Summer Opportunities! Summer opportunities at ASU It’s never too early to start thinking about summer! Access ASU is excited to host and support several summer programs open for all high school students, including  Barrett Summer Scholars ,  Collegiate Scholars Academy ,  César Chávez Leadership Institute  -...
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Sign up now for the Practice ACT Exam!

All freshmen, sophomores and juniors are strongly encouraged to participate in the upcoming practice ACT exam on February 4th at Westwood. The ACT is a very popular college entrance exam that our IB students typically score very well on - this is your one chance this year to take a practice ACT test here at Westwood to get some great feedback in preparing for the real exam! Here are the...
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The IB Application process for 2017-2018 has now begun!

Please share the following IB program application information (also available on our website at www.mpsaz.org/westwood/academics/ib/apply/ ) with any students who may be interested in applying for the IB program at Westwood High School for the 2017-18 school year. Note: current IB students do not need to reapply! We appreciate your interest in the IB Program at Westwood,...
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Senator McCain Visits Westwood!

Westwood High School was surprised by a visit from Senator John McCain this week. He wanted to learn about some of our innovative program options for our students and how we are preparing our students for college and their future beyond. He spent some time speaking with our Superintendent, Dr. Cowan, as well as hearing first-hand about Westwood from our students. They did an...
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Way to go IB Warriors!

We are proud of our 13 IB students that have been named Commended Scholars in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program ! This is a new recorded for Westwood and represents nearly 20% of our IB senior class! Congratulations to our IB Warriors: Nathan Bergman Sarah  Gee Molly Pavey Jeremy Chesney David Jaffe Jonathan  Planten...
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A huge congratulations to our IB Students for their recent accomplishments!

Three Westwood IB seniors win the competitive scholarship package from the Flinn Foundation. The merit-based scholarship, given to only 20 Arizona seniors this year, is valued at more than $115,000. Congratulations to our seniors: Maeve Kennedy, Ivette Montes and Andrew Roberts on being selected as a 2016 Flinn Scholar. With three scholars out of only 20 selected throughout...
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Way to go IB Warriors!

Congratulations to our Academic Decathlon team who placed 4th overall in the Regional competition this weekend. Jessica Yan won silver medals in Literature and Science. Frankie O'Neill won silver in Science and bronze in Music. Ameya Thatte won a gold medal in Music. Liam Wilson won gold in Essay and gold in Interview. Nathan Bergman won 1st PLACE OVERALL IN...
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Congratulations IB Warriors

A huge congrats to the following IB Warriors. Our students are doing great things every day, here are just a few of the recent highlights: Westwood IB seniors Clayton H.  and Andrew R.  have qualified as semifinalists in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. These students qualified because of their top scores on the PSAT exam their junior year, and represent the top 1%...
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IB Warriors Excel!

Congratulations to Westwood IB senior, Luke Taylor , who was selected as one of only two IB seniors in the state to be recognized as the Arizona IB student of the year. He was awarded a plaque and a $500 scholarship for his distinguished academic performance and exemplary fidelity to the IB Learner Profile. Way to go Westwood IB senior, Ivette Montes :  Ivette was nominated and...
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