Welcome to WHEU

whsheadressWhat is WHEU? We are the West High Entertainment Unit – West High School in Torrance, California. Home of The Warriors. Thanks for stopping by. This is where parents and students will find the latest information related to the Entertainment Unit. Want to know more about WHEU? Visit our About WHEU page.

WHEU 2014 Group Photo

Current Events and News

Graduation Leis – A West High Tradition

Handmade ribbon, kukui nut and candy leis are available for sale. Submit an order now by downloading the WHEUPA 2015 Leis Order Form to request your lei. Orders are due by Wednesday, May 20. Or you can purchase a beautiful lei at Senior Parent Night (5/6), West Area Music Festival (5/19), Baccalaureate (6/13), or Graduation (6/17). Ribbon leis are available in wide variety of colors including West High, local universities, Bert Lynn and Jefferson colors. Orders may be placed for custom leis as well.

Avoid the crowds – place an order today. Orders will be available for pick-up at Baccalaureate or Graduation.

Senior Scolarship Applications Now Being Accepted

West High Entertainment Unit (WHEU) Parent Association 2015 Scholarship forms are available by downloading the 2015 WHEU Scholarship Application.  The criteria for eligibility for this scholarship are:

1.  Current member of the West High Entertainment Unit
2.  Participant in the West High Entertainment Unit for at least 3 entire academic years,or a similar group at another high school
3.  Overall weighted GPA of 3.0 or above, based on 10th, 11th and 12th fall semester.

Completed applications must be submitted no later than 2:00pm on March 31st, per the instructions in the application. Congratulations and best wishes.

Did You See It?

WHEU performed their annual Pops Concert on Wednesday March 11th at the WHS gym. It was a great evening of entertainment by the Jazz Band, Concert Band and Wind Ensemble. Here are videos of the evening. Be sure to enlarge the video screen for better viewing.

Jazz Band

Concert Band

Wind Ensemble – Parts 1 and 2

Videos and Photos of WHEU In Action UPDATED!

The Gallery has photos of past and present contributions of our students in action.  We invite anyone who has photos and videos of our students to contribute to the gallery so we can share. Visit the WHEU Multimedia page for links and contribution details and share with your family and friends around the world so they can enjoy our student performances. A big “THANK YOU” to all who have contributed photos and videos so we can share with our students and family.

SCRIP News

Did you know you can use Scrip to pay for your purchases and your rebates will help pay for future WHEU expenses?  There are 100’s of stores offering rebates. If you haven’t signed up for PrestoPay now might be the time to reconsider. With PrestoPay you can reload cards and purchase ScripNow any time and print it at home in minutes. Scrip can be ordered by logging into your account at https://www.shopwithscrip.com/ . If you have received confirmation that your PrestoPay account has been activated, please choose that as your payment option.

If you have any question about our Scrip program or PrestoPay, you can find detailed explanations by clicking here or contacting Emi Blasman at wheupascrip@yahoo.com.  Scrip is an optional WHEUPA fundraiser.  Net proceeds from a family’s order are credited to that student’s account. Thank you for your support to West High Entertainment Unit.