For Students

 

The Academic Resources at West Mesquite offer a variety of resources to help all students succeed.

 

Advanced Placement Program

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

ADorman@mesquiteisd.org

College and Career Center

Contact: Angela Dorman

ADorman@mesquiteisd.org

Counselors

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! 

Veronica Pinales
Secretary
972-882-7647

Christi Elkins
Crisis Intervention Coun
972-882-7638 

Mistie McClelland
A – B
972-882-7623

Jennifer Meek
C – Gom
972-882-7622

Billisha Rice
Gon – Mar
972-882-7621

Sandi Gray
Mat – Roc
972-882-7645

Ashley Mark
Rod – Z
972-882-7656

Dual Credit Courses

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.

Pre Assessment Activity for Students

Tutoring Schedule

Click the image below to view the campus tutoring schedule. 
 

EOC Acceleration

According to the EOC report, if you did not pass one, or more, subject tests that you participated in, you will be expected to attend the WMHS EOC Acceleration Program to prepare you for the next opportunity to take the EOC exams. Please call Mrs. Harvey if you have any questions 972-882-7612. 

Learn who your class sponsor is and keep up-to-date with your Class Information

 

Seniors!

Senior of the Week

Class Sponsor

Contact your class sponsor, Ashlee Holmes!

Title: Teacher - Spanish
 

Juniors!

Class Sponsor

Contact your class sponsor, TBA!

Sophomores!

Freshmen!

 

The Fine Arts department at West Mesquite High School consists of the Burnt Orange Band, Choir, Orchestra, and Theatre. 

Burnt Orange Band

Contacts: 

Scott Patricia
Director of Bands, Wind Ensemble & Concert Band

Lacy Brown
Associate Director of Bands, Symphonic Band

Michael Gibson
Associate Director of Bands, Percussion Cluster Coordinator, Jazz Band

Dustin Nguyen
Associate Director of Bands

More information about the Burnt Orange Band at West Mesquite High School can be found by visiting their external website burntorangeband.org.

Choir

Contacts: 

Anna Clarkson, Choir Director
AClarkson@mesquiteisd.org

Catherine Hinkley, Choir Director
CHinkley@mesquiteisd.org

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.

Orchestra

Contacts: 

Marylin Butorac, Orchestra Director

MButorac@mesquiteisd.org

Theatre

Contact: Anissa Whetstine

AWhetstine@mesquiteisd.org

 

The Spirit Teams at West Mesquite High School promote and support the school by increasing school spirit, loyalty, and awareness by providing entertainment at school events.

Cheer

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

KHarrelson@mesquiteisd.org

Lariettes

The West Mesquite High School Lariettes promote and support the school and athletic teams by increasing school spirit, loyalty, and awareness through dance.

Coach: Daniel Mabry

DMabry@mesquiteisd.org

Spurs

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

KCarpio@mesquiteisd.org

Wrangler Mascot

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

KHarrelson@mesquiteisd.org

The Athletic Teams at West Mesquite offer a variety of sports for students to be involved with. View Stadium Maps for MISD.
 

Baseball

Head Coach: Joe Bindel

JBindel@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Baseball!

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Football

Head Coach: Jeffrey Neill

JNeill@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Football!

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Basketball

Boys Basketball

Head Coach: Todd Brewer

TBrewer@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Boys Basketball!

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Girls Basketball

Head Coach: Coach Reid

LReid2@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Girls Basketball!

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Cross Country

Coach: Tara Yeater

TYeater@mesquiteisd.org

Golf

Coach: Adam Tarpley

ATarpley@mesquiteisd.org

Soccer

Boys Soccer

Coach: Jeremiah Villarreal

JVillarreal@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Boys Soccer!

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Girls Soccer

Coach: Rudy Moreno

RMoreno2@mesquiteisd.org

Check out the MaxPreps webpage for Wrangler Girls Soccer!

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Softball

Coach: Katie Allen

KAllen3@mesquiteisd.org

Swimming

Coach: Dustin Holland

MHolland2@mesquiteisd.org

Tennis

Coach: Hernando Ledezma

HLedezma@mesquiteisd.org

Track and Field

Coach: Tara Yeater

TYeater@mesquiteisd.org

Volleyball

Coach: Rene McKibbin

cmckibbin@mesquiteisd.org

 

The Clubs & Organizations at West Mesquite are plentiful! We desire all our students to find a place for them to be involved. We have something for everyone! 

Art Club

For more information about the Art Club, contact: Melanie Mcvey

Anime Club

Anime club is a gathering of students that share a common interest and appreciation towards Japanese culture and Japanese animated videos. The club organizes activities and short lessons to engage students in cultural appreciation as well as holding entertaining events and video viewing.

Crime Stoppers

Help keep West Mesquite safe one text at a time!

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)

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 
972-882-7679
jmcgrory@mesquiteisd.org 

Army Instructor 
First Sergeant Carolyn Suazo 
972-882-7640 
csuazo@mesquiteisd.org

Louder Than A Bomb (LTAB)

National Honor Society (NHS)

The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students.

Student Council (STUCO)

Technology Student Association (TSA) 

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.

Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE)