2016-2017

Westlake High School Certamen Competition

 

Our school hosted a Certamen competition for other schools in the Austin area. The intermediate team took 2nd place with 260 points, and the advanced team placed 1st with 435 points. Congrats!

Tian helps get ready for the Certamen competition.

Consul Kase directs the setup of the contest.

The intermediate team took 2nd place with 260 points, and the advanced team placed 1st with 435 points. Congrats!

Meeting some new friends.

Kickoff Party

 

Club members spent Sunday, the day before Halloween at the UT Union Underground bowling alley. We played pool, had lots of fun, and enjoyed pizza and cupcakes.

The Latin Club sets up a game.

A student scores a strike in the lanes.

Enjoying a game of pool.

Consul Grant prepares to bowl.

STRIKE!!!!

A game of pool intensifies.

Second Certamen Invitational

 

Once again, the WHS Latin Club did extremely well in Certamen.

The Certamen team poses for a group photo!

Studying for competition...

Eyes wide, fingers ready, can't loose!

Another Certamen group photo. Say cheese!

The Latin Club celebrates a victory lunch!

Officer Meeting Snapshots

 

Snapshots of what goes on in the Latin Club officer meetings.

Isabella and Abby deliver their speeches. The officers will then vote which candidate to send for TSJCL Vice President position to the state convention.

Two Latin students work on a dog blanket in the Austin Pets Alive! Dog Blankets service project.

The officers sit and listen carefully during a meeting.

 

State Convention

Westlake placed 5th overall, with 489 sweepstakes points. Isabella Zou was also elected 1st Vice President to the TSJCL Executive Board. 

The WHS Latin Club placed 5th in state, with 489 points overall. 70 club members participated. Woohoo!

Two club members pose proudly in front of a Roman catapult, named honorably after Magister Abbe.

The basketball team scored 2nd place.

Club members Lillian and Isabella deliver speeches for the TSJCL Executive Board election.