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“I’m so grateful for the amazing friendships Ive made not only with my peers but with the staff as well,” Martens said.
“My advice to students is get as involved as you can, because when you get to be an upperclassman, and you do end up getting involved, youre gonna look back and be like, wow, people have done this for four years and I just now started and youre gonna regret it,” said Izzy Martinez.
Mr. Flaherty and Mr. Baldry sit and play outside of Flaherty’s classroom during the second to third block passing time. “[We] decided to do something goofy that gets people’s attention and bring it to the hunger drive, I guess,” Baldry said.
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Getting Hype for Homecoming

Getting Hype for Homecoming

September 26, 2022

September 26, 2019. That was the last time a pep rally was held in the gymnasium. Luckily, the return of the pep rally came just in time for...

Hustle to Homecoming

Hustle to Homecoming

September 20, 2022

Crowns, streamers, and tickets, that's all Student Senate has been able to think about since July. They were on a tight schedule with Homecoming...

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Ashley Dailey How many degrees do you have, and what are they? “I have a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts, Education, and Psychology...

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Red’s Green Thumb

Red’s Green Thumb

October 20, 2022

John Arnold, beloved West High biology teacher, nature lover, leader of West’s Ecology Club, and the proud owner of a pair of pet snakes, along with...

Determination is Key

Determination is Key

October 20, 2022

3.1 miles, 5k, 19 minutes 11 seconds. That's the West High School cross country girls record. Most people wouldn't even want to run a 5k, let alone do...

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The Finish Line
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Madness in New Orleans

April 1, 2022

The 2022 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournament is currently in full swing. Also known as March Madness, this year's tournament...

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I can’t vote, but I can still change the future

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