Western High!Welcome to Western High School, home of the Warriors. Western High has a rich tradition of academic success, student opportunities and school spirit. Western High School offers many courses and pathways in meeting the state of Michigan’s graduation requirements. Students choose additional courses from our curriculum and offered programs to meet their goals.
ExcellenceWestern High School offers 9 AP classes, dual enrollment at Delta and Saginaw Valley, and an extensive Co-Op program for students. Sophomores and freshmen experience extended class time in math and science through the trimester schedule. WHS also offers classes in our industrial arts program which articulate with Delta College.
Arts & CultureWestern High School’s curriculum offers courses in art, drama, other world languages, choir and band. Students also have opportunities in CAD drafting and design, welding and wood shop. Some of our elective classes articulate with Delta earning students college credit while in high school. Western also supports a number of after school clubs for students such as glee, world language, fishing, chess and art.
WHS-China Exchange Program
CHONGQING CHINESE EXCHANGE PROGRAM
WHS has the opportunity to participate in a Chinese Exchange Program. Students and teachers from Chungqing China will be traveling to Bay City, Michigan and will be part of the Western Family for two weeks in May. They will have the opportunity to experience high school and the American culture! They will spend the school day at WHS and will participate in day or evening activities to give them a true American experience.
August 5 - Athletic Physicals for MS and HS (Cost: $25) 5-8pm in the commons
August 11 - 9th, JV, Varsity football practices begin
August 13 - cross country, cheerleading, golf, volleyball, swimming, tennis, soccer practices begin
August 20 - FALL REGISTRATION
August 25 - Warrior Night @ 6 p.m. in commons
August 28 - Varsity Football game vs. Walled Lake Western
September 19 - Varsity football game vs. Saginaw H.S. Charity game for Cancer Awareness
October 10 - Homecoming vs. Heritage
October 24 - Varisty Football game vs. CHS (Handy Night)
Student registration will be a bit different this year. Registration will begin at 7:30am for sophomores-seniors and end at 4:00pm. The students may come at any time and will receive their schedule, locker assignment, student ID and books. They will also have the opportunity to purchase athletic passes ($10.00), yearbooks ($60.00) and parking passes (various prices). Students that complete the registration process will have the opportunity to win several prizes, from homecoming tickets and parking passes to a smoothie delivered to the class of their choice by the principal of their choice. All students will receive a class t shirt so please be sure to be here!
Orientation for the Class of 2018 will begin at 5:30pm in the Auditorium. We will take this time to welcome our Freshman in a special way! Freshman will have the opportunity to gather for the first time as Western High School Warriors and will get a glimpse of their first year of high school. After a short presentation by the administrative team they will have the chance to get ready for their first day of high school. Schedules, student IDs and books will be handed out and all students will have the opportunity to walk around the school to locate all the important areas.
All students will have the opportunity to purchase school pictures while they visit Western. The order form is attached for your early viewing. You have the option to purchase picture packaged on-line with the information provided on the order form.