Howler News

  • October 17Make sure to grab a Homecoming contract from the Welcome Desk! You can't go without a signed contract.

  • October 17Wear your Astros gear tomorrow in support of our team!

  • October 17A cold front has blown in bringing temperatures in the 50s. Brrr!

  • October 3FAFSA applications are open NOW, so be sure to get your application submitted as soon as possible!

  • October 3Underclassmen, the PSAT is right around the corner. Oct. 24th so start studying now!

  • Remembering Regan Moger

    Remembering Regan Moger

    Riley Johnston, Writer

    October 15, 2018

    On September 17, 2018, former Westside student, Regan Moger passed away. Regan was my friend. I don't want to talk about how she died and the dangers of speeding, everybody is already doing that. I want to talk about what she did right. I met Regan in 2014. It was the summer before 7th grade, and...

    Regan and I on July 4th of this year

  • Athlete tutorials, part 1

    Athlete tutorials, part 1

    Lili Sullivan, Writer

    October 9, 2018

    About 500 students here at Westside can be found in the auditorium during lunch on Wednesdays. Starting last week, failing athletes are now required to go to "study lab" for the first half of Lunch every Wednesday. Initiated by a couple of coaches who spoke to Ms. Stewart, the purpose is for the coaches...

  • FAFSA- financial aid for college

    FAFSA- financial aid for college

    Amanda Najm, Writer

    October 8, 2018

    Hey seniors!  FAFSA has opened applications for financial aid for colleges you would like to apply to across the US! Free application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA includes applying to financial aid such as loans, work study, and loans to help you be successful in obtaining your future college degree...

  • One lunch

    One lunch

    Sonaiya Grant, Writer

    September 26, 2018

          Two fights, no space, empty stomachs, and upset parents are all due to Westside High School's change to one lunch.      As a students I've heard from multiple complaints, from students, staff, and parents how the one lunch is affecting their kids.  This year, studen...

  • The stress of being a high school junior

    The stress of being a high school junior

    Riley Johnston, Writer

    September 24, 2018

      As many high school students will tell you, it's common knowledge that junior year is widely regarded as the "most difficult" year of high school. Not only does junior year generally contain the heaviest course load, but it's also when students must start thinking about college. You have to...

    Suzie Hommel after expressing her stresses about her grades.

    Riley Johnston

  • Concerts To End Homelessness

    Concerts To End Homelessness

    Sebastian Ortiz, Writer

    September 24, 2018

    Famed 90's rock band, Pearl Jam has been loved by fans for 25 plus years, but what they've done recently will make you love them even more. They have gone on tour once again, but this time for an even better cause, they take the profits made from ticket purchases, merchandise, and other items, and give...

    Image: courtsey of the Starbucks Corporation, Seattle, Wahington

Remembering Regan Moger
Athlete tutorials, part 1
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FAFSA- financial aid for college
One lunch

One lunch

September 26, 2018

The stress of being a high school junior

The stress of being a high school junior

September 24, 2018

Ecological project in the works

Ecological project in the works

September 24, 2018

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    Girl's Basketball

    Westside 61 - Bellaire 55

  • Friday, February 3

    Boy's Basketball

    Westside 2 - Westbury 2

  • Friday, February 3

    Girl's soccer

    Westside 2 - Lamar 2

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