The Class of 2️⃣ 0️⃣ 2️⃣ 3️⃣ did an incredible job painting the WHHS rock! 🖌️ 🎨
The Spring Sports Parent Meeting for Athletes and Parents will take place Monday, March 27, 2023, at 6:30 PM in the WHHS Cafe!
Pagels hosted its Literacy and Math Family Game Night on Thursday, March 16th. They had over 80 students attend with their family members! It was a fantastic evening!
5th grade Cluster E students at Carrigan took a stroll back in time for Colonial Day! Students dressed up in traditional colonial attire while churning their own butter, making silhouettes of themselves, creating colonial wigs, playing colonial games, and writing in script using a feather quill and ink. While Cluster E had a fun day exploring the past, they realized how lucky they are to have the technology we have today!
Marie Chutjian, a second grade teacher at Forest, is opening her own ceramics studio in Milford! Read the full New Haven Register article here: http://bit.ly/3FEbBQ1
Carrigan School held a St. Patrick's Super Hero Day in support of Special Education teacher Amanda Pugliese! All money raised will go to support Amanda’s journey and battle against a rare liver disease called PSC. Details on the disease and how you could support Amanda and her family are here: http://bit.ly/3Zgxdcl. We are wishing Amanda and her family all the luck in the world! #westhavenpublicschools #whps #westhavenct #carrigan
A couple of leprechauns stopped by Pagels on Friday for St. Patrick's Day! 🍀
☘️ Our kids at Mackrille watched an incredible Irish step-dancing performance by students at the Lenihan School of Irish Dance today! They learned some moves from the dancers as well! The gym doors and front stage also featured some excellent paintings by our talented students!
Bailey Middle School’s National Junior Honor Society visited Seth Haley’s first graders today and brought a fun project for all! Swipe 👉 to see the awesome time that everyone had! 🍀 #westhavenpublicschools #westhavenct #whps #bailey #haley #stpatricksday
Students in grades K – 4 learned all about recycling today at Forest Elementary School! Several students also volunteered to demonstrate their recycling knowledge in front of their peers, when they were handed display food items and asked to throw the trash and/or recyclables into the correct containers. The kids did a great job! The assembly concluded with a Q&A session as our curious students asked many questions! #westhavenpublicschools #whps #westhavenct #forest
A huge congratulations to the West Haven High School marching band on winning 1st place 🏆 for the Best High School Marching Band award at the Greater New Haven St. Patrick’s Day Parade! ☘️
On Wednesday, April 26th from 6 - 8 pm, Washington Elementary School will be hosting 'A Night to Reminisce'! Please see the flyer below for more information. We hope to see you there!
📢 WHHS STUDENTS 📢 | The FBI New Haven Field Office and Yale University Police Department will host a Future Law Enforcement Youth Academy this summer! The week-long, overnight academy will take place July 16 - July 22, 2023. Please see the flyer below for more information.
🎭 'Grease' by the West Haven High School Theatre Workshop is just over 2 weeks away! There will be 4 shows beginning March 30th through April 1st, see the flyer below for more information. You won't want to miss this! Tickets: http://bit.ly/3xf7kxC
Westies! Please see the flyers below for information about t-shirts that will benefit WHHS Senior Scholarships!
On Thursday, May 16th, WHHS will host its 8th Grade Open House in the Cafeteria at 5 pm! Please see the flyer below for more information.
Students at Carrigan enjoyed a motivational speech that included some incredible basketball tricks! The kids were entertained by the impressive ball-handling skills, and some were even called on stage to perform! In between the dribbling, our students received some great advice about finding what you love to do and sticking with it, and that anything is possible if you put in the work!
Congratulations to the winners of the WHHS Integrity Essay Contest!! Pictured from left to right is senior Sabrina Sabol (3rd place $20 prize), senior Vittoria Favia (1st place $50), and junior Olivia Trenchard (2nd place $30). Vittoria's essay will now be sent to a statewide competition run by the nonprofit School for Ethical Education (SEE) based in Milford!
The University of New Haven Dental Hygiene Program will be hosting a 'Give Kids a Smile' Event! Free preventive services will be provided for kids and adolescents, aged 3-18. Please see the flyer below for more information.
The United Way of Greater New Haven teamed with lady athletes from the University of New Haven to share the love of reading with new books. Each classroom was gifted three new books for their classroom libraries. Some of the titles included “Those Shoes”, “Mae Among the Stars”, “The Rabbit Listened”, “Malala’s Magic Pencil”, and “The Color Monster”.