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Speeding up future education

With the AP exam just months away, Joseph Flahrety’s AP US History class finishes a period test. “The hardest part about taking the period tests is remembering what we learned and then applying it to the multiple choice questions. However, you learn from mistakes and then you know what to study next time,” sophomore Abbie Hambleton said.

Sarah Bernick, Managing Editor

January 31, 2020

Some students fear college, and some people are ecstatic to obtain new information on their road to success. Taking an AP class can help assist with either scenario, raising expectations and receiving a jump start on future education. High schools across the country started offering Advanced Placem...

Of mice and West

Here are bags from Searle's closet in room 204 that were eaten into by mice.

Martin Morales, Reporter

May 3, 2018

In classrooms, closets, bathrooms, and wherever they can get into, rodents have been known to visit the many hiding spots that West has to offer them. Someone would think mice in a school setting is a big problem, but every school has mice due to the age of the building. Believe it or not, mice at West...

Women of West: Lindsey Gosse

“Live life with purpose and passion and always be kind and humble.”
-Math teacher Lindsey Gosse

Samantha Makl, Reporter

March 19, 2018

“I teach because I have a passion for helping students grow and learn the skills they need to be successful in life. I had some really influential high school math teachers, and I thought ‘yeah I would enjoy being that person shaping tomorrow’s future.’ I hope to ignite an excitement and pas...

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Lindsey Gosse