Classes of 1968 to present
National Hsipanic Scholars Recognition
Seventeen SBISD students were named finalists in the annual National Hispanic Recognition program. These students, also known as National Hispanic Scholars, include
Westchester Academy for International Studies two finalists in this category Adam Kassir and Jabob Saenz.
To earn this highly regarded recognition, students must be at least one-quarter of Hispanic/Latino descent, attain a high performance level on the PSAT, and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher at the end of their junior year. About 5,000 students nationally earn this recognition.
Westchester is now authorized to offer International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme for Grades SIX through Twelve!!
Only 13 schools in the state of Texas offer both middle school and high school programs.
Many consider the IB curriculum the best curriculum in the world.
Shaun Wegscheid (a Westchester grad and now faculty member at Westchester) worked alongside many other Westchester staff members to bring this excellent opportunity to Westchester students.