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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.


PSAT registration happening now / Free online Test Prep!

Sign up now for the PSAT! Date:  Wednesday, October 15th Time:  7:30 a.m.   check in , Test begins promptly at  8:00 a.m. Who should take it:   Freshmen, sophomores, juniors Cost: $20,  payable in the bookstore by   September 24th Location: Westwood Auditorium  With the PSAT/NMSQT you can: Get...
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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 Parent Group (IBPG) Open Meeting Reminder - Monday, Sept. 22nd

IB parents and students are encouraged to join us next Monday, September 22, for another informative evening with your IB Parent Group. We will feature Ms. Jamie Vasil, Assistant Director of Financial Aid Education from ASU to discuss the process of student loans, grants and answer your questions on the financial aid process. Kaplan representatives will be returning the August SAT...
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Scholarship Updates

If you are not already subscribed to our Westwood Counseling newsfeed to receive the latest general scholarship updates please sign up at:  www.mpsaz.org/westwood/counseling . Below are several scholarship opportunities you may want to check out: 1. The University of Arizona - Honors College Baird Foundation Scholarship Amount of scholarship: $10,000 for the academic...
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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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Upcoming College Visits

​IB Students and Parents: College Recruiting time is upon us! This is a great opportunity to personally meet and speak with college reps from all over the U.S....and Canada! Please do your homework and research the schools BEFORE you speak to them and make sure that ​you are only taking the time/getting out of class to speak to schools you are really interested in. There are three...
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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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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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