A Silver color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86 cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned: Quarterly Azure and Argent (Silver Gray) by a cross diminished, in the first quarter a lamp of knowledge, in the second quarter a scroll surmounted by a quill pen point to base, in the third quarter a wolf head howling couped at the neck, and in the fourth quarter a torch of enlightenment all of the second. Attached below the shield, a Black scroll inscribed "WEST PORT H.S." in base metal letters.
Black, teal, and silver gray are the school colors. The lamp symbolizes wisdom and enlightenment. The quill feather pen and scroll signify penmanship. The wolf head represents the wolf pack mentality with one leader who earns the right to lead. The torch represents regenerative leadership.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 31 July 2008.