News & Announcements
Huntsman Center Graduation Guidelines
If you will be attending a graduation ceremony at the Huntsman Center, please be aware of the following guidelines and restrictions. Due to risk management policies at the Huntsman Center, students will not be allowed to wear leis of any kind (real or fake) on the graduation floor. The leis may be worn before or after the ceremonies and may be held by families in the audience during the ceremony, but they are not allowed on the floor of the Huntsman Center or while students are on stage accepting their diplomas. Also, please know that confetti is not allowed in the Huntsman Center. There will be a fine of $250 for any use of confetti.
Please visit this link : https://www.slcschools.org/news/2017-18/huntsman-center-graduation-guidelines/ for more information on this and other guidelines.
Summer School Bus Routes
Track Meet Update
West track had some great performances at the state meet a got quite a bit of hardware and broke a couple school records. Some notable performances : Willa Gibson placed 4th in the 400 meter run with a time of 58.12 also setting the school record. Brianna White took 1st in the long jump, 3rd in Hurdles running a personal best time and setting the school record, 6th in shot put. Viliami Talakai placed 5th in the Javelin, throwing a personal best of 156’11.50”. The girls 4x100 took 2nd running a school record 49.22 with Keisha White, Brianna White, Willa Gibson and Jazmin Rollin. We also had Jon Abercrombie in the long jump jumping 20ft 7 inches. 4x100 boys team with Faysal Aden, Jon Abercrombie, Kishan Thambu, Marc Goff. Boys sprint medley with Kevin Ho, Felix Ortiz , Torin Turner and Andrew Roach. Emery Hovermale in the 2 mile. Tala Situati in the Disc and Shot. Tevita Talakai in the Disc. The girls team ended up 9th and the boys team was 12th overall out of 20 teams.
If you see any of these athletes make sure to congratulate them!!!
Summer School Registration
Want new credit or recovery credit? Come to summer school! We are offering Math, World Civ, Geography, Digital Business Applications, Exploring Computer Science, Financial Literacy, and PE. You get an entire semester's credit for only $15 with lunch included (with $10 back if you complete the class). Classes will be held from 8am until 12 noon Monday through Thursday. We start June 11 and we are fnished by June 28th. That is right - an entire semester credit received in only 3 weeks! Such a great opportunity and you still have your afternoons free! Click here to print a flyer and get signed up or stop by Student Services to pick up a form. Hurry, the time is now!
West High Boy's Basketball Summer Camp
Interested in getting your basketball skills fine-tuned? Have some siblings that might want to experience as well? West is having a Summer Camp June 11th to 14th in our Fieldhouse for 3rd to 12th grade students. Click here for more information or contact Coach Sykes
Summer Employment for Girls
NeighborWorks Salt Lake YouthWorks is hiring girls, ages 14-16, for the 2018 YW Summer Crew. The pre-employment program is open to Salt Lake County students.The crew runs from June 11 – August 9. The internship is from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday at the NeighborWorks office, 622 W. 500 North, SLC.Students learn skills in finance, healthy relationships and civic engagement. The crew also learns landscaping and construction skills by working on community projects.Students can earn class credit, service hours and earn a $100 scholarship a week. For questions or to set up an interview, contact YW Director Jenn Sanchez at 801-539-1590 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Apply online here or at the NeighborWorks office, a 10-minute walk from the North Temple TRAX Station.
2018 YouthWorks Summer Crew | Girls, ages 14-16
• Interviews: April & May
• Program: June 11 – August 9
• Family Orientation: 6-7 p.m. Thursday, (Mandatory)
• Crew Starts: 7:30 a.m. Monday, June 11 (Mandatory)
• Graduation: 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, August 9