PWHS seniors visited Marshall University campus Nov. 20. Seniors also have had the opportunity to visit Ohio University earlier this year and will visit SSU this Spring.

Congratulations to the PWHS 2018 Students of the Month pictured L to R: Senior Phillip Robinson, Junior Skyelieigh Stanley, Sophomore Ashlyn Pfau, Freshman Natalie Mershon

Reminder: Financial Aid Night is scheduled for this Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 5 pm.

College financial representatives will be present to assist parents/students. Computers will be available for use. You may come for information only, or you may complete your FAFSA on site.

If you plan to complete your FAFSA on site, you should bring the following information: 
*Your Social Security Number
*Your Alien Registration Number (if you are not a U.S. citizen)
*Your 2017 federal income tax returns, W-2s, and other records of money earned. (Note: You may be able to transfer your federal tax return information into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool.)
*Bank statements and records of investments (if applicable)
*Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
*An FSA ID to sign electronically.

If you are a dependent student (most students are considered dependent), then you will also need most of the above information for your parent(s).

December 12:  Band/Chorus Christmas Concert 7 pm
December 15:  Mistletoe Dance 9 pm
December 19:  End of the Grading Period
December 20:  Christmas Break
January 3:  Classes resume

by Trevin Humston

Your Sensational Senators competed in the OMEA State Marching Finals and received a superior rating, which is the highest possible rating! After working for hours, days, weeks, and months outside of school, the dedication and love for band paid off. Congratulations to the Portsmouth West Sensational Senators Marching Band!

2018 Band

This week’s playoff football game will be Saturday, November 3, at Wheelersburg.  The game will start at 7:00PM.  Pre-sale tickets will be sold in the West High School office on Thursday and Friday during school hours.  All tickets are $8.00.  A portion of the pre-sale revenue will go to the West football program.  All profits from tickets sold at the game goes to the OHSAA so please purchase your tickets ahead of time at the school.    


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