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Senior News for Early Graduates

This information is posted for our Class of 2020 early graduates who no longer receive ASD correspondence.  If you are still enrolled in ASD, it is duplicate information that you have already received via email.


Please remember to join us on Wednesday at 1:20pm via Zoom to talk about graduation and the end of the school year.  I sent out a separate zoom link a little over a week ago.  If you do not have this link, please contact Mrs. Quiett at to have it forwarded to you.

Graduation Day Details

May 10, 6pm West football field.  More details to come (FYI: wedges instead of heels on the field is recommended).  If you are not going to walk with your class please email our registrar, Ms Dahl and let her know:

Senior Meeting

We are planning a West Senior Class meeting on Wednesday, April 14th, at 1:30pm via Zoom.  You will find the Zoom information below.  This meeting is to talk about your Graduation Ceremony which will be on May 10th at 6:00pm on our WHS Football Field.  

We will talk about the limited number of tickets for guests, times you need to arrive, what you need to have, what you can't have or wear, and anything else that comes to mind.

We will attempt to answer any of your questions as well.

I hope to see you all on the 14th!

Mr. Gustafson

 Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 962 5388 0463
Passcode: Seniors

Jostens-cap and gown

If you have ordered your cap and gown you will be notified when it arrives and can pick it up at West on Wednesdays at the front office.

If you have not ordered yet go to the Jostens website for ordering information.


If you have outstanding fines that will prevent you from graduating please contact Ms Goldie Russell at: ro call 742-2554

Picture Day

If you do not have your senior photos yet, Picture Day will be held on April 5th and April 6th from 4:00-6:00pm for all students, including Remote, Virtual and early grad students. Picture packets for school pictures are available in the front office, or you can find the electronic code for LifeTouch in the attached document. 

Monday, 4/5/2021


Tuesday, 4/6/2021


Counseling CRC Auxiliary on Scholarship Opportunities

Hey Eagles!  Scholarship season is at its peak right now.  Many local scholarship deadlines are fast approaching between now and mid=April.  Check out the updated listing as of 3/21/2021.  Don't wait until the deadlines though since many of them may need letter of recommendation etc.  Click this link for listings now through April:

West High Yearbook

Order your Yearbook here!

The West High Yearbook is $80.  Yearbooks are going fast, so order now if you want one.

Send us your pictures! We are looking for photos of in current activities. Please include the student’s information when submitting photos 

Senior Ads! This is an unprecedented year to be a student, especially a senior. Congratulate and honor your student by personalizing their own ad for the Yearbook! The final ads are due April 30th. Order your ad here! 

If you have any special information to share about your Eagle that might be a great addition to the yearbook, email 

West High Spirit Gear

West High Spirit Gear is available online for pick-up or shipping.  Need a lanyard?  We got 'em!  Need a t-shirt? We got 'em!  Get your hoodie on for winter sports cellys! We got hoodies.

Purchased items can be shipped to you via USPS or picked up on Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00am - 3:00pm through the West High Library Curbside Pickup program.  See the map for curbside pickup location by the science wing entrance.  Click the link below to start shopping at the WHS Online Spirit Gear site:

If you have any questions about PTSA West High Spirit Gear, please email

Have you filled out your FAFSA yet??

If you haven’t filled out your FAFSA and need some help, the ACPE Success Center is accepting appointments via Zoom, e-mail, and telephone. The FAFSA is needed for Federal student aid in addition to many scholarships, including the Alaska Performance Scholarship. Book your appointment online by scrolling on their Website to

Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education - Alaska Student Loan Corporation > PLANNING > Success Center

The ACPE Success Center offers services virtually through Zoom, email, and telephone. To schedule an appointment with Success Center staff, please visit can also contact us at or 907-269-7980.. 1-800-441-2962 opt 4