[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Westwood High School academy students partnered with community businesses Monday to spend a half-day in the professional world as part of the school’s job shadowing program. A total of 38 students visited one of the 10 participating...read more
Westwood, Canyon Vista, Cedar Valley bands honored as 'Mark of Excellence,’ Citation of Excellence’ winners
The Foundation of Music Education has awarded five Round Rock ISD bands Mark of Excellence and Citation of Excellence awards at three District campuses during its annual award program. Three bands at Westwood High School and the Honors Bands at Canyon Vista and Cedar...read more
Band members from across Round Rock ISD will gather October 3 for the District’s 17th Annual Festival of Bands, which showcases the talent of fine arts students at 15 schools.
The event, held at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex, will begin at 7 p.m. Marching bands and auxiliaries from Cedar Ridge, McNeil, Round Rock, Stony Point, and Westwood high schools will perform marching performances and lead middle school students in group performances.read more
The Westwood High School Marching Band has changed its idea of a traditional marching show and this year, they’re doing what they’ve never before done on the field — dance and sing. The band’s show, “Shall We Dance?” illustrates the evolution of dance and challenges...read more
RRISD High School Girls Participate in Coding Immersion Seventeen girls representing Round Rock ISD participated in the Girls Who Code (GWC) Summer Immersion Program, which embedded a cohort of students in major media and tech companies for seven weeks. Students...read more
Fifty-three Round Rock ISD students were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists, following the annual announcement by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Westwood High School, with 35 semifinalists, led the District in total semifinalists, earning more than any other school in Texas and among the top five in the United States.
Each year, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation selects the highest achieving students for its program. Approximately 16,000 students were selected as semifinalists among 1.5 million students nationwide who completed the Preliminary SAT and National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, according to the organization.read more