Growl News Announcements

Monday, October 14, 2019

Today for lunch you may choose from French Bread Pizza, General Tso’s Chicken with Rice, or a Beef Coney Dog. The side dish for today is baked beans.

The following colleges/universities will be visiting Westland soon:

Oct 15 - University of Mount Union

October 17 -My Computer Career and Ohio Northern University

October 21-Cleveland State University and Miami University

October 22 -Otterbein and Ohio Christian Univeristy

October 30 -Muskingum

October 31-Ohio Wesleyan

Please sign up in advance through Naviance.

It's FAFSA season! If you are a senior, it's time to complete your application for financial aid for college next year. Even if you aren't sure what your plans are, you want to have financial aid in order for whatever program you choose. I Know I Can is hosting a FAFSA Workshop here at Westland on October 17th in the ERC during Parent/Teacher Conferences. See your counselor or the I Know I Can advisors for more info!

Attention all college bound students - The PSAT is currently for sale at the Activity Window. The PSAT is a practice college admissions test to help prepare you for the real thing. If you plan on going to college this is a great opportunity for you.

The cost is only $17. If you are a Junior and have free or reduced lunch you can qualify for a fee waiver. Juniors you can also qualify for scholarships based on your score.

If you signed up in English class and need to pay make sure you visit the activity window ASAP. There are only 100 tests and the first 100 to sign up and pay are who will get the opportunity.

Attention Westland Cougars! AFJROTC will be holding its Annual Fall Blood Drive for the Red Cross. The Blood Drive is on Wednesday October 30th. Sign ups will be until Thursday October 24th during your lunches. You must be 17 with Parent Permission and 18. Come see us at lunch and schedule today. Students and Teachers welcome. Contact Brianna Pyles, Major Bosinger, Senior Master Sargent Francis, or Cory Falke with questions. See you there!

"Be the change you want to see in the world" -Mohandas Gandhi.

Environmental club will be meeting after school on Wednesday October 16th from 3:30pm to 4:30pm in room 503. We will be discussing projects we want to complete this year, please come out and be the change you want to see.

Congratulations to the Westland Marching Band and Color Guard who DOMINATED this weekend at the OMEA Hilliard Darby Competition. Westland took home Overall Outstanding Auxilary (Color Guard), Overall Outstanding Percussion, Outstanding General Effect, Outstanding Visual, Outstanding Music, and GRAND CHAMPIONS! Great job!


Gymnastics is holding open gyms every Tuesday beginning September 24th from 4:30-6:00 pm at Gotta Flip Gymnastics. You can contact Coach Maynard by email at or see the Athletic Office.

Remember! The football game against Central Crossing this week has been rescheduled for THURSDAY at 7 PM. The theme is blackout! Let’s fill the stands!! See you Thursday!