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Posted on Thursday, December 2, 2021

Career chats

Career Chats are designed to provide 7-12th-grade students a virtual opportunity to meet real professionals employed in real jobs. This series of 30-minute sessions will highlight professions from a variety of career pathways, giving students the opportunity to learn more about a career of interest, or to explore new options. Click here for the full lineup and to register.

Upcoming Virtual Sessions:

  • Thursday, Dec. 2, 3:30-4 p.m. - Melissa Morris, Application System Analyst at Spectrum Health
  • Tuesday, Dec. 7, 3:30-4 p.m. - David Crawford, Mobile App Developer at Bravo LT
  • Thursday, Dec. 9, 3:30-4 p.m. - Jesus Garcia, Senior Systems Analyst at Klein ISD
  • Tuesday, Dec. 14, 3:30-4 p.m. - Esquire Triggs, Security Engineer/Project Manager at L3Harris Technologies

Groundhog Shadow Day

Groundhog Shadow Day 2022 will take place on Friday, February 4, 2022. Student registration opens on January 12, 2022. This virtual event will have three one-hour sessions at 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Talk & Tour Career Series

Talk & Tours provide a virtual panel of professionals in select industries that share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a career that interests you.

Upcoming Virtual Session:

  • Tuesday, Dec. 14, 6-7 p.m. - Health Science Careers: Mary Free Bed (register here) featured careers - physical therapist, nurse, speech pathologist, resident
Posted on Thursday, December 2, 2021

On Tuesday, December 7 at 6 p.m. the West Catholic Enigma Robotics team will be having a meeting in the computer lab next to the robotics room (enter through door #6 by the media center on the north side of the building). This is an open meeting. Students as well as anyone who would be interested in serving as a mentor are invited to attend. 

Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2021

We are back! The annual West Catholic Craft Show (the biggest and best in the area) is returning this year. The show will be held on December 4, 2021, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at West Catholic High School. There will be more than 200 vendors present, so there is sure to be a wide selection of amazing gifts for everyone on your Christmas list! If you have any questions, please contact Jeff Bailey at jeffbailey@grwestcatholic.org

Posted on Monday, November 29, 2021

K-4 YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Youth basketball is back! Any child K-4 is welcome to participate in a five-week clinic put on by the WC girls and boys basketball program. Please visit https://www.grwestcatholicprograms.org/athletics.cfm for more information and to register.

K-8 COMPETITIVE CHEER CHRISTMAS CLINIC: West Catholic is excited to provide a new opportunity to our future Falcons to explore the components of competitive cheer over Christmas break! Open to grades K-8, participants will spend time stunting, tumbling, jumping and cheering. Each girl will get a holiday gift and invitation to attend a competitive cheer invitational for attending camp! The clinic is set to take place on Dec. 29 from 6-8 p.m. at West Catholic. Register today at https://www.grwestcatholicprograms.org/athletics.cfm.

MIDDLE SCHOOL ESPORTS LEAGUE: This winter West Catholic will be hosting our first-ever middle school esports team! We will announce details soon, so keep an eye out for more information!

STRENGTH & CONDITIONING: The strength training schedule for the week of November 29 can be found on the Falcon Strength Instagram account.

Posted on Monday, November 29, 2021

Our Girls Leadership Group is currently hosting their 8th annual Christmas Gift Drive for St. Ann’s Home. Each community is responsible for bringing in a different item (see list below). Donations will be collected during households from now until Dec. 10.

Bakhita: Games (ex. cards, puzzles, crosswords, word searches, Sudoku, etc.)
Pio: Lotion
Pro: Warm socks
Siena: Christmas-themed gift bags

Posted on Monday, November 29, 2021

Want to go to Italy? Learn about hosting a student from Argentina? Or get all the details about our annual Christmas Craft Show? Tune into "West Catholic LIVE!" at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30! Join Principal Tony Fischer alongside John Gonzalez on Facebook and YouTube as they cover the news you need to know about the West Catholic community. They might even have a few giveaways! If you miss the show live, you can watch a replay on our Facebook page or YouTube channel.

Posted on Friday, November 26, 2021

Living Joy, 9 Rules that will change your life by Chris Stefanick: Free course that shows you how to build new habits, change your thinking, and live a more joyful life.

The Jesse Tree: As a family, learn Bible history by recalling the events and people that lead to the birth of Jesus. Each day has a new ornament and story.

Advent Lectio Divina: Guide on how to pray the scriptures each week of Advent. Great opportunity to get the family together once a week to pray.

Click here for more ideas!

Posted on Wednesday, November 24, 2021

All family and friends of West Catholic’s 3 Pt Club are invited to participate in a fundraising event at The Local Kitchen + Sports Lounge on Saturday, Dec. 4 from 6-8 p.m. Present this flyer to your server at the time of your order and 15% of your purchases will go to West Catholic's 3 Pt Club.

Posted on Monday, November 22, 2021

As a reminder, there will be no school from Wednesday, November 24-Friday, November 26 as we celebrate Thanksgiving. We hope you enjoy the time with your family and have a blessed holiday!

Posted on Monday, November 22, 2021

The holidays are just around the corner! Get the perfect gifts for everyone on your list while supporting West Catholic. Simply shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/81-2892087 or with AmazonSmile ON in the Amazon Shopping app. By selecting West Catholic High School, AmazonSmile donates a percentage of each purchase you make to our school!

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