Growl News Announcements

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

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

REMINDER for students, WHS Administration is asking all student drivers NOT to park on private lots such as nearby apartment complexes because it is causing a parking issue for these apartment managers and they plan to begin towing. Please inform your parents who pick you up to NOT park at our local apartment complexes as well. Avoid the expense of being towed. Thank you.

French club will be held on Wednesday after school until 4:15 in room 901. We will be playing jeopardy and having cheese fondue. There are only two French clubs left for the year! See you there!

Attention job seekers! There is an immediate opening for a detailer position at A1 Body and Frame located at 324 W Johnstown Rd, Columbus 43230. Age 18 or older is preferred, but not a must. Reliable transportation is required and must have an interest in auto body. Starting pay is $10-$13/hour. If interested, please send resume to Be sure to let them know you attend South-Western City Schools.

Anchor 1: Hey Westland, make sure to come to Anime Club next Tuesday morning.

Anchor 2: Seriously? That's all we have to say this week?

Anchor 1: Yeah, I mean, that's all I see here.

Anchor 2: That's it? No Cougar hearts? No embarrassing things we need to say like "good gravy show me some anime-vy" or "I love me some good subtitles"? No "sweet, sweet anime"?

Anchor 1: Oh, we only have the sweetest anime *winks at the camera*. See you there.

Once every ten years the federal government conducts a census to count everyone in the United States. For the first time ever, the U.S. Census Bureau will accept responses online and by phone. More than $675 billion in federal funding flows back to states and local communities based on Census information. Beginning in March your household will receive Census 2020 material. Be sure your household responds online and be counted!

Homes on the Hill is looking for an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) member for 2020-2021. The VISTA member will have the unique opportunity to pursue approved projects based on their skill set and build relationships with government agencies, nonprofits, community stakeholders, investors, volunteers and researchers. Applicants must apply online by April 15, 2020 at

Hey all you Creative Cougars! On March 30th after school, Art Club and Pencil Dust are teaming up to for the first ever Cougar Open Mic and Art Expo. If you would like to read poetry, sing, rap, do a skit, or anything in between, come speak to Mr. Spooner or Mr. Meeker for a time slot. If you are an artist interested in displaying artwork during the show, please submit work to Mr. Meeker for review. The show is free, so if you don't want to perform but want to support your fellow cougars, all are welcome. See you there!

Darbywoods Elementary is looking for volunteers to help out at their book fair the week of March 30 through April 3rd.

If this is something you would like to do during your lunch or study hall, stop by the student office during your lunch period to sign up.


Attention all boys interested in playing soccer next season: we will be starting after school conditioning on Mondays and Thursday next Monday, March 16 from 3:30 - 4:30 in the rec center. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Dato in room 302.

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