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  • Locker clean-out is today, May 22, from 1:43 p.m. to 1:52 p.m.

  • 2/3 hour finals Tues., 4/5 hour finals Wed., 6/7 hour finals Thurs., good luck everyone!

  • Congratulations to the new student body co-presidents Alec Zhou and Sarah Bonnett.

  • Congratulations to the boys' and girls' track teams for placing 3rd at District 2 Championships.

Student privilege to eat off-campus lunch

Student privilege to eat off-campus lunch

Hasan Baig, Staff Writer
December 24, 2015 • 1,241 views
Filed under editorials

Students are forced to hang out in the cafeteria and eat the cafeteria food for lunch unless they bring their own.

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Throwback Thursday: Jeff Taylor, testing room teacher

Throwback Thursday: Jeff Taylor, testing room teacher

Kjell Hagen, Staff Writer
December 24, 2015 • 686 views
Filed under people of west, photos, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: Where did you go to high school? Taylor: Webster Groves High School How was high school similar/different to high school now? Not much different. Boys and girls were separated like in gym classes What year did you graduate? 1979 Were you involved in any sports or clubs? What did ...

Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens review

The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is literally the start to a new age.

Our Rating: 7.5/10

Allie Collins, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 662 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, movies

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is literally the start to a new age.

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Seniors stand out in college applications

Seniors stand out in college applications

Allie Collins, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 690 views
Filed under news

It is no secret that getting into the college of your dreams is now harder than ever. West’s 2015 graduates are currently attending college at 72 different institutions from Western Oregon to Eastern Florida. The tricky college admissions game is bound to trip up a few students in the process, so what can students do to stand out among the biggest pool of applicants in national history?

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Week of Dec. 14 – 18

Week of Dec. 14 – 18

Mary Galkowski, Staff Writer / Photographer
December 23, 2015 • 776 views
Filed under features

Jim Hermann's AP World History class had an ethnic food day where students brought food from their ancestral background heritage lands.

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The do’s and do not’s of winter break

The do’s and do not’s of winter break

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 739 views
Filed under features

Finals are over. A weight has been lifted off your back, the air smells fresher and the whole world is brighter. There’s absolutely no homework and you have nothing left to do. So, what do you do? The truth is, most students do a whole lot of nothing. Overwhelmed with all the time on their hand...

History department competes for the winners circle

History department competes for the winners circle

Gwenn Pietrowski, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 445 views
Filed under news

For 10 years, the Social Studies Department has donated to COC, but Wayland and Chazen added a twist when they made the donations a competition four years ago.

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Junior Tyler Hannegan becomes first hockey team manager

Junior Tyler Hannegan becomes first hockey team manager

Hasan Baig, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 1,104 views
Filed under sports

For the first time in its history, the Parkway West hockey team has a manager, junior Tyler Hannegan. Hannegan has been a hockey fan for as long as he can remember and in the span of two months has become the heart and soul of the club.

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Dance Dance Revolution Club trains for tournament

Joe Williams, Photo Editor
December 23, 2015 • 760 views
Filed under multimedia, videos

As the semester comes to a close senior Donte Hopkins and the DDR club are training for next semester's DDR tournament. This is after this semester’s tournament which sophomore Spencer Wells won after rising up through the bracket. “We’ve gotten a lot better since then through dedication, and ha...

Make a camping stove with a soda can

Make a camping stove with a soda can

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer
December 23, 2015 • 708 views
Filed under columns, showcase, the outdoor student

While there are plenty of gas stoves on the market, you can make your own pretty easily. Introducing: The Soda Can Stove.

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