Fort Pierce Westwood Academy:  The WEST Prep Magnet is only high school on the Treasure Coast to house the first Esports Lab of its kind.  St. Lucie Public Schools is one of only 12 districts across the state to join the first Florida Scholastic Esports League.  As members of the FLSEL, Westwood Academy’s teams will compete in various Esports tournaments nationwide.  This program will begin as an after-school initiative, with plans to begin implementation of multiple Career and Technical Courses that will include game design, event planning, entrepreneurship, marketing and more.

Academic requirements must be maintained in order to participate.   If you are interested in trying out for the Esports team contact Alex.Keeler@stlucieschools.org for additional information.

Tournament play will include:

  •  Super Smash
  •  League of Legends
  •  Rocket League

A National membership is also maintained in the North America Scholastic Esports Federation:

Mission

To provide opportunities for ALL students to use esports as a platform to acquire critical communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills needed to thrive in work and in life.

Vision

To ensure that ALL students possess the knowledge and skills needed to be society’s game changers: educated, productive, and empathetic individuals.

Core Values

Learning » We connect learning and play in and out of the classroom so that students, educators and families experience the real-world value of education through interest-driven learning.

Opportunity » We value a safe and engaging space for all students to connect, play, learn, and grow.

Community » We build a strong community of interconnected scholar players who demonstrate leadership, accountability, commitment, and fortitude.

Diversity » We develop strong character and self-identity so that all participants celebrate individuality and differences.

Respect » We honor the human potential for respect of self and others.