Western Hills High School: 100 Doctors Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-875-8400 | Fax: 502-227-4568
Bass Fishing Team Places 4th in Montgomery County Tournament
Bass Fishing Team Places 4th in Montgomery County Tournament
Anita Tope Is Named FCS High School Teacher of the Year
Anita Tope Is Named FCS High School Teacher of the Year
Co. Judge Executive Houston Wells Declares National FFA Week in Franklin County
Co. Judge Executive Houston Wells Declares National FFA Week in Franklin County
Students Attend Beta Convention
Students Attend Beta Convention
WHHS Academic Team WIns at District Governor's Cup
WHHS Academic Team WIns at District Governor's Cup
WHHS Academic Team at CAL Awards Banquet
WHHS Academic Team at CAL Awards Banquet
WHHS Students Explaining Their Bill at KYA
WHHS Students Explaining Their Bill at KYA
KYA Delegation
KYA Delegation
Hanna Curl's 1st Place Artwork in FCHTTF Art Contest
Hanna Curl's 1st Place Artwork in FCHTTF Art Contest
Miss WHHS Pageant Winners
Miss WHHS Pageant Winners
STLP Showcase Project at Regionals
STLP Showcase Project at Regionals

Western Hills High School


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WHHS Students Selected as Governor's Scholars

Congratulations to Veronica Aldridge and Carter Stinnett who were selected as Governor's Scholars. They will spend six weeks of their summer at one of these schools: Morehead State University, Murray State University or Northern Kentucky University. While there they will take classes, meet in small groups, serve in the community, attend cultural events, and so much more. We are proud of their accomplishments and wish them the best.     
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WHHS Students Place at STLP State Championship

On Thursday, March 29th students from 460 schools representing 115 school districts in Kentucky competed at the Student Technology Leadership Project (STLP) State Championship. The Western Hills High School Sphero Hero team placed 2nd in the high school division. This is the first year for Sphero Hero competition at the high school level. Congratulations to team members Savannah Albers, Emily Brown, Cheney Hardin, and Emma Staude. 

In the Robot Challenge Extreme (RCX) competition, the 4CHAD team placed 6th in the high school division out of 25 teams. Congratulations to team members Emily Brown, Amber Lyons, Quinn Oney and Kaleb Stratton. This team also placed 1st in the high school division at the Regional RCX tournament. That makes two years in a row that WHHS RCX has been the Regional Champions.

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All WHHS FFA Students Earn 1st or 2nd at Regional Record Book Contest

On Thursday, March 29th 25 members of the WHHS FFA Chapter competed in proficiency paperwork contests. Every WHHS student earned either 1st or 2nd place. Haley Nelson was elected as the Capital City Regional President. Gracie Staude was selected as one of two regional members who will compete for KY State FFA Association. Emery Moore was selected as a REGIONAL STAR in AG BUSINESS Finalist and Alexis Dempsey as a REGIONAL STAR IN AG PLACEMENT. Please click on “More +” to see the listing of all the students’ proficiencies. More +
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WHHS Bands Earn Distinguished Ratings at State KMEA Assessment

The WHHS Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble earned DISTINGUISHED ratings at their state KMEA assessment on Tuesday, March 27th at Eastern Kentucky University. The Symphonic Band (grade 4) received two distinguisheds and one proficient rating on stage and a distinguished in sight reading. The Wind Ensemble (grade 5) received straight distinguished ratings on a MONSTER piece of music that a lot of college groups won’t touch! Proud proud proud!!! Congratulations to all of our band students and our amazing band director, Mrs. Stephanie Wallace.   
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Satish Places at HOSA State Leadership Conference

Congratulations to Diksha Satish who placed 3rd in the state for the Medical Math Competitive Event at the HOSA State Leadership Conference 2018. She has the opportunity to represent Kentucky at the International Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas this summer. 


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WHHS Students Chosen to Attend The Gatton Academy

Congratulations to Lukas Negron, Hasitha Ramisetti, and Anna Simpson who have been chosen to attend The Gatton Academy at Western Kentucky University next school year. These three students will spend their junior and senior years of high school taking college classes at WKU and earn between 60 and 72 hours of college credit by the time they graduate high school. Approximately 95 students are admittted to The Gatton Academy each year. Western Hills High School is extremely proud of these three outstanding students.   
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WHHS Wins Several Awards at KUNA Convention

The Western Hills High School delegation represented The Democratic Republic of the Congo at the KUNA Convention held March 4-6 in Louisville, KY at The Galt House Convention Center. Students continued the Wolverine Tradition of winning several awards.
 
Honorable Mention Country Sign -  Alexa Barker, Elizabeth Gardenhire, Olivia Lewis, Brooke Aldridge 

Outstanding Advocate - Kathryn Gay

Outstanding Ambassador - Carson Smith

Outstanding Resolution and Countries Choice Resolution on sexual violence - Kavya Vasudevan, Aashika Uppala, Diksha Satish, Olivia Onodu

Delegation of Excellence - group award 
 
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FFA Has a Great Showing at Capital City Regional FFA Contest

On March 8th WHHS students competed in the Capital City Regional FFA Contest at Midway College. Western Hills High School had a great showing with several students qualifying for state competition.
 
Congratultions to:
Shana Weber - 1st Poultry Impromptu speaking 
Haley Varney - 1st Nursery Impromptu speaking 
Gracie Staude - 1st Swine Impromptu speaking 
Emery Moore - 2nd Small Animal Impromptu Speaking 
Maddie Smith - 2nd Fruit and Veg Impromptu 
Jianna Maglicimot - 1st FFA Creed Speaking 
Nancy Collett - 1st Prepared Speech 
Miranda Nesselrode - 1st Talent 
Tyler Ray - 3rd Ag Mech Impromptu 
Haley Nelson - 1st Sheep Impromptu 

Conduct of Chapter Meeting team - 1st Ginny Lyle, Aashika Uppala, Jianna Manglicimot, Olivia Moore, Mattie Brock, Gracie Capps, Evan Jones, and Gracie Wiley
 

Resources for students, parents and guardians as we begin the course scheduling process for 2018-2019.


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DECA Members Excel at EKU Regionals

On Friday, February 2nd, DECA students traveled to Eastern Kentucky University to compete at Regionals. Please congratulate all of these amazing students on their accomplishments.
 
Nancy Collett - participating as our Region IV Vice President of Public Relations
 
1st Places: 
Sarah Arnett, Zac Brown & Catherine Emberton - Community Service Project Team; Aaron Crombie, Savannah Kennedy Amelia Wilson - Place Hospitality & Tourism Research Team; Jack CaldwellRafael Fricker - Financial Services Team; Ramey Chapman, Natalie ThomasEmilie Hill - Advertising Campaign Team; Carson Graves - KY Finance; Lauren Crumbaugh - KY Hospitality & Tourism; Anna Woolums - KY Marketing; Cassia Oney - KY Retailing Concepts 
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Beta Club Students Win Awards at State Convention

The Beta Club attended the annual state convention in late January and returned with several winners, now eligible for national competition in Savannah, GA this summer! Please CONGRATULATE the following students for their accomplishments: Ashley Ni, State Vice-President; Lukas Negron, 1st Place 10th Grade Math; Damaris Canchola, 1st Place 11th Grade Spanish; Carley Bishop, 2nd Place Watercolors; Carley Bishop, Megan Davis, Lukas Negron, Anna Simpson, 2nd Place Living Literature; Corrion Hazelwood, Katie Miracle, Addison McCoun, Abby Sadler, 2nd Place Technology.

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100 Doctors Drive
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Phone: 502-875-8400
Fax: 502-227-4568
School Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 3:20 p.m. 
Principal: Mr. Greg Roush

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