Western Hills High School: 100 Doctors Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-875-8400 | Fax: 502-227-4568
Academic Team Recognized at End of Season Banquet
Academic Team Recognized at End of Season Banquet
KYA Bill Passes the House and Senate
KYA Bill Passes the House and Senate
KYA Delegation
KYA Delegation
Miss WHHS Pageant Contestants
Miss WHHS Pageant Contestants
Academic Team Places First at JV Challenge
Members of the Academic Team Posing with their First Place Plaque at JV Challenge
Republic Bank Supports FCCLA and the Franklin County Women's Shelter
Republic Bank Supports FCCLA and the Franklin County Women's Shelter
Cross Country Team
Cross Country Team
Homecoming King John Caldwell and Homecoming Queen Brianne Mack-Bingham
Homecoming King John Caldwell and Homecoming Queen Brianne Mack-Bingham
Taylor Perry Helps FFA Earn a $3000 Living to Serve Grant
Taylor Perry Helps FFA Earn a $3000 Living to Serve Grant
WHHS FFA Members Attend National Leadership Conference
WHHS FFA Members Attend National Leadership Conference
Western Hills Learning Center Preschoolers Collect Items for Hurricane Relief
Western Hills Learning Center Preschoolers Collect Items for Hurricane Relief
Marie Varney Recognized as FCS Team Member of the Month
Marie Varney Recognized as FCS Team Member of the Month

Western Hills High School


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Two Students Make All-state Band

Congratulations to Barrett Bloch and Eduardo Benavides who made the KMEA All-state bands! These students went through a thorough 2 step audition and were selected to be among the best musicians in the state of Kentucky. They will now attend the Kentucky Music Educator's conference Feb 6-9 where they will rehearse and then perform with the group.  
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Two Students Chosen for U of L Jazz Honor Band

Congratulations to Barrett Bloch and Carson Smith who were selected for the inaugural University of Louisville invitational JAZZ honor band!  They will attend rehearsals and performances on Feb. 15 and 16 at U of L.  
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WHHS Academic Team Wins Awards at the Commonwealth Academic League Banquet

On Monday, December 10th the Commonwealth Adademic League held its end of the season banquet at the Frankfort Country Club. Western Hills was runner up in the season as well as in the league tournament. Overall the team placed 1st in Math. 1st in Science and 2nd in Social Studies for the season.   More +
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Robinson Named Gatorade Player of the Year

Congratulations to Western Hills High School student-athlete Wandale Robinson, who has been named the Gatorade Kentucky Football Player of the Year!
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KYA Members Attend Their State Conference

KYA held one of their state conferences in Louisville on November 18-20. Western Hills High School sent a delegation of 50 students along with chaperones Vanessa Smith, Eric Shields, and Martha Templeman. The group was recognized with an Honor Level Service Award and as a Premiere Delegation for achieving a level of esteemed notoriety and accomplishment. Individual award winners were Addison McCoun as Outstanding Delegate and Kathryn Gay as Committee Chair. Hannah Neal, Diksha Satish, Sanja Raj and Olivia Onodu had their Bill pass both the House and the Senate. Congratulations to all of our KYA members.   
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Congratulations to 2018 Miss WHHS Pageant Winners

Miss WHHS - Brianne Mack-Bingham
1st Runner up - Jiana Manglicmot
2nd Runner up - Clara Bradley
Talent - Ella Davis
Poise - Hailey Martin
Scholarship - Brianne Mack-Bingham 
Congeniality - Harper Heffley
People's Choice - Emily Reed  
 
 
 

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Stephanie Wallace Represents Kentucky in the "50 Directors Who Make a Difference" Issue

Congratulations to WHHS band director, Stephanie Wallace, who has been selected to represent Kentucky  in the article "50 Directors Who Make a Difference" of the December 2018 issue of School Band and Orchestra Magazine. For over two decades the December issue of the magazine has honored nominated music directors, featuring only one music educator from each state. It is a pprestigious honor to be nominated, and have that nomination selected by the magazine's review committee. Anyone who knows Stephanie Wallace knows what a difference she makes in the lives of her students.
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WHHS Places First in KAAC's JV Challenge

Western Hills participated in the Kentucky Association for Academic Competition’s JV Challenge on Saturday, November 10th, and placed first overall. Schools competing along with WHHS included Franklin Co, Scott Co, Henry Co, Trimble Co, and Martha Layne Collins High School. 

 

In quick recall competition, Western Hills went undefeated for the entire day, beating Trimble, Franklin, Collins, and Franklin again in the finals.


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WHHS Band Students Chosen for U of L Invitational Honor Band

Congratulations to the 13 WHHS band students who have been chosen to attend the University of Louisville Invitational Honor Band. This is the most students Western Hills has ever had selected. These students will travel to U of L on January 25th and 26th to audition for placement, rehearse and give a concert.  


Please congratulate the following:

Barrett Bloch, Carter Stinnett, Matthew Spencer, Landron Powell, Ashley Ni, Trinity Aldridge, Eduardo Benavides, Grayson Harley, Hunter Durr, Aurora Hamilton, Eden Robertson, Carson Smith, and Kaetlyn Bailey.



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Scholarship Opportunity for Grades 9-12

Raise.me is a free website that allows students 9-12 to earn scholarships to their partner colleges for small achievements like good grades in their classes, their extracurricular involvement, and their community service hours.

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FFA Land Judging Team Places Second at Regionals

The FFA land judging team placed 2nd in the Capital City Region Land Judging Contest on Thursday, September 27th and will advance to the state contest at Hardinsburg, KY.  Team members are Griffin Staude, Luke Staude, Kobe Staude, and Evan Jones. Griffin Staude was the high individual of the contest overall.  The contest consists of slope assessment, soil evaluation, and developing an understanding of important soil conservation methods for each of the 4 contest sites. Congratulations!!!    
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Haley Nelson Discusses Her Lamb Project with the Courier Journal

Recently at the Kentucky State Fair Haley Nelson spoke about her lamb project with Jeffrey Lee Puckett from the Courier Journal Newspaper. Watch the video here.
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Election Results

Results from the Recent Election for Student Council and Class Officers

Elections were held recently for the WHHS Student Council and Class Officers. Congratulations to the following students:
 
Student Council
President: Amanda Jones
Vice-President: Palmer Collett
Secretary: Sarah Arnett
Treasurer: Chinmay Tope
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2018 - 2019 SCHOOL CALENDAR

Need to see the 2018 - 2019 School Calendar? You can see and download it here!

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


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Contact Us

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

Upcoming Events

Jan
8

SBDM Meeting

Tue Jan 8 2019
Feb
5

SBDM Meeting

Tue Feb 5 2019
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