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Westlake High School, Atlanta, GA new facility opened in 2008

Westlake was formed by the closing of Westwood High School Vikings and Lakeshore High School Lancers in College Park as a part of the Fulton County School System consolidation plan. Located at the site of the former Westwood campus, Westlake has risen to become a shining example of what happens when you combine the best qualities of two former schools. The new Westlake campus was constructed in 2008.

Westlake High School is a diverse and prominent institution of learning located in southwest Fulton County, Georgia. We are a suburban high school located in a predominantly middle class community that is accredited by the Georgia Department of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Westlake competes in the largest classification in Georgia – Class AAAAAAA (7A). We field teams playing Varsity, Junior Varsity and 9th Grade.

Westlake Touchdown Club, Inc. is non-profit tax-exempt booster club of the Westlake High School Lions Football Program. The Westlake Touchdown Club, Inc. is exempt from federal taxes under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to the Westlake Touchdown Club, Inc. are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Since Fulton County School System does not provide funding to the football program, the Touchdown Club is responsible for volunteering and fundraising to provide the necessary financial support.