Growl News Announcements

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Today for lunch you may choose between Big Daddy’s Pizza Bar or a Bacon Cheeseburger. The side dish for today is cheesy broccoli.

The student council meeting for today has been cancelled. Our next meeting will be January 8.

Yearbooks are on sale now for $40 at! You can also pick up an order form in the office. Price increases to $45 on January 1st so buy now! All December purchases will be entered in a raffle for a chance to win a stocking full of fun!

Westland High School Student Council is collecting new and very gently used coats and gloves for our winter supply drive. Please bring new or clean and gently used coats and gloves of all sizes to donate by next Friday, December 13. Donations will be accepted in the Student Office, in Mr. McGowan's room, and in the ERC. Thank you for making a difference in your community!

Candy Cane Grams! The sophomore class is selling candy canes during all lunch periods to be delivered to your friends next week before midterms! Stop by the table to purchase 1 for 50 cents or 3 for 1 dollar. Each candy cane comes with a gift tag for your special message. Make someone's day with a holiday sweet! We are only selling through Friday!

¡Hola a todos! Spanish Club advisor, Sr. Schwarten, would like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who has been able to attend one of meetings this year. You each have helped to make the club feel special and you are greatly appreciated. Our next meeting will be in January 2020, and we wish you all ¡Suerte con los exámenes y Feliz Año Nuevo! Sincerely, Sr. Schwarten.

Hey all you creative cougars out there! I have some news just for you. Pencil Dust and Art Club are holding their 4th Annual Creative Arts Competition from now through Dec 13. We are accepting poems, songs, raps, short stories, photos, paintings, pictures and anything in between for our competition. This year, we are going to have TWO divisions of competitors. One will be for written arts and the other will be for visual arts. The winners of each division will receive a $20 gift card to the place of their choosing. Turn in submissions to Mr. Spooner or Mr. Meeker. Can't wait to see your work.

Anchor 1: Wow! Now that was some goooooooood anime.

Anchor 2: *high fives Anchor 1* Yeah, bro. I'm a cool teen and that was some kickin anime.

Anchor 1: I liked the sweet flips.

Anchor 2: I liked the cool tricks.

Anchor 1: I like anime!

Anchor 2: No, fellow cool teen Cougar, WE love that saweet saweet anime.

Anchor 1: We love anime so much, we will both be there next Tuesday morning in Room 706.

Anchor 2: I literally can't wait. I'm going to Room 706 as soon as the announcements are over. See you there.

ASL club will be meeting on Friday mornings before school in room 804. Join us at 7:15 to learn more about sign language. See Isaac Keene with any questions.

Seniors! There is still time to place your discounted EARLY cap and gown order through Jostens, but only until Friday, December 13! That's NEXT FRIDAY, so you have to hurry! Don't miss this early order money saving opportunity- the cap and gown are refundable if necessary. Order now at or by phone.

Attention thespians- there will be a rehearsal for the Thespian play after school today.

There will also be a brief drama club meeting after school today.

Chess Club WILL NOT meet next week due to midterm exams. Please pay attention to announcements or talk to Señor Clark about when we will meet after winter break.

If you are interested in becoming a library helper for the second half of the year, please stop by the ERC and speak with Miss Carpenter or Mrs. Andy for more information.


Good luck to Boys Varsity Wrestling as they travel to Westerville Central today for the Warhawk Super Dual.

The swim team had a great competition last night against Central Crossing, Marysville, and Dublin Scioto. Congratulations to Rachael Binion for a 4th place finish in the 200 freestyle and 3rd in the 100 backstroke and to Peyton Madden for a 4th place finish in the 50 freestyle. Additionally, swimmers Mataya Forster, Elizabeth Green, Zach Iles, Kaylee Mullins, and Julie Zeilman all set new personal records.