- Advanced Placement Program
- College and Career Center
- Dual Credit Courses
- Tutoring Schedule
- EOC Acceleration
The College Board Advanced Placement Program gives students the opportunity to pursue college-level courses while still in high school. College credit may be granted by a university based upon Advanced Placement examinations with a score of 3 or higher.
Contact: Angela Dorman
Your counselors are happy to help! Contact them for information about credits, transcripts, endorsements, graduation plans, college guidance, financial aid questions, future planning and more!
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What Are Dual Credit Courses?
Dual Credit courses are offered in a variety of subject areas including math, science, English, economics, history, government and a wide variety of technical courses.
Dual Credit courses are taught either at the college or at the high school. Courses are taught by college faculty or by qualified high school instructors who meet the same criteria as college faculty.
If you are interested in a Dual Credit course, check with Mrs. Dorman for a complete list of available courses. Dual Credit academic courses are transferable to all Texas public colleges and universities and to some private and out-of-state institutions.
What Are the Benefits?
Dual Credit offers motivated high school students the opportunity to earn college and high school credit simultaneously. As a Dual Credit student, you can:
>> Save money on college tuition.
>> Finish college faster.
>> Enjoy an easier transition to college-level coursework and college life.
Who Can Enroll?
To participate in the Dual Credit program, you must: Be enrolled in good standing in 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade of a participating high school, private, charter or home school. Have approval from a high school counselor. Fulfill appropriate admissions criteria to the college. Meet minimum test scores.
Director of Bands, Wind Ensemble & Concert Band
Associate Director of Bands, Symphonic Band
Associate Director of Bands, Percussion Cluster Coordinator, Jazz Band
Associate Director of Bands
The Choir program at West Mesquite High School prides itself on discipline, creativity, hard work, and excellence.
There is a choir at West Mesquite for anyone who wishes to sing no matter their ability level.
The West Mesquite High School Cheerleaders promote and support the school and athletic teams by increasing school spirit, loyalty, and awareness through cheer.
Coach: Karissa Harrelson
The West Mesquite High School Spurs promote and support the school and athletic teams by increasing school spirit, loyalty, and awareness by providing entertainment at school events.
Coach: Kimberlee Carpio
The West Mesquite High School mascot, Willy The Wrangler, promotes and supports the school and athletic teams by increasing school spirit, loyalty, and awareness by providing entertainment at school events.
Coach: Karissa Harrelson
- Cross Country
- Track and Field
- Art Club
- Anime Club
- Crime Stoppers
- Distributive Clubs of America (DECA)
- Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
- Future Health Professionals (HOSA)
- Girls Club
- Interact Club
- Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC)
- Louder Than A Bomb (LTAB)
- National Honor Society (NHS)
- Student Council (STUCO)
- Technology Student Association (TSA)
- Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE)
There are many opportunities in JROTC for leadership, servitude, scholastic achievement, and most of all - fun! More information about the JROTC program at West Mesquite High School can be found by visiting their external website https://wmjrotc.weebly.com.
For more information about the WMHS JROTC program, contact:
Senior Army Instructor
Colonel James McGrory
First Sergeant Carolyn Suazo
TSA or Technology Student Association is a local, regional, state, and national organization focused around the promotion of student activities in the STEM, Arts & AV, and manufacturing clusters. Students have a chance to participate in local events, develop leadership skills, and compete in a multitude of events.