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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.

Mooney cast on Jeopardy!

Mooney cast on Jeopardy!

Debra Klevens, Features Reporter
November 12, 2012 • 3,352 views
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After four years and two attempts, math teacher Patrick Mooney got the call that he was on the game show, Jeopardy! “I have watched Jeopardy! on and off for most of my life. But it wasn’t until 2009, after my partner applied and eventually got on the show, that I decided to tryout since the process...

10 questions with Alex Clayton

10 questions with Alex Clayton

Debra Klevens, Guest Reporter
November 1, 2012 • 886 views
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1. Describe yourself in 140 characters or less. I am really loud and I don’t like to do what I am told. 2. What is your dream job? A K-9 police officer because my dad was a police officer. 3. What’s your dream vacation? I would love to go to Japan because I would love to see their art and...

Scholar bowl preparing for districts and nationals

Debra Klevens, Guest Features Writer
October 29, 2012 • 742 views
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The Scholar Bowl team has started the year with another season and are making strides towards preparing for districts later in the year. The varsity team includes senior Elizabeth Carroll, senior Jaron Ma, senior Andrew George, junior JD Lister and sophomore Amos Chen. During a competition, the team re...

Crutching along

Crutching along

Annie Spewak, Feature Editor
October 25, 2012 • 5,990 views
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Lately, as you walk through the hallways, you may notice the growing number of crutches and­ casts student athletes are sporting. What is not visible is the mental toll injuries have taken upon high school athletes: the sorrow of not being able to play the sport they love, the guilt for letting down...

Can you Dig it?

Can you Dig it?

Annie Spewak, Features Editor
October 3, 2012 • 1,117 views
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While the Eagle Scout is the highest honor a Boy Scout can achieve, the Silver Award is one of the highest honors for a Girl Scout. Parkway West freshmen, Sarah Booth, Allison Wills, Lauren Schumacher, Nicole Moore, Mariel McMindes, Ellie Nazzoli and Gabrielle Nickel achieved their Silver Award over...

The blind spot

The blind spot

Annie Spewak, Editor in Chief
September 24, 2012 • 30,744 views
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Many high schools students are being belabored by the "driving talks" given to them daily when they merely think about leaving their house. The constant, caustic reminders are often heard, but are they understood? "Drive safe!" "Call me when you get there!" "Wear your seatbelt and don't speed!" There...

School-wide “Instagram”

School-wide “Instagram”

Debra Klevens, Feature Writer
September 24, 2012 • 10,559 views
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On August 7, when the PAWESEHI Yearbook arrived, students search the index to see how many pages they were featured on, while lining the sophomore hallway.  With 66 publications students covering 1237 students the Publications courses are trying a new route to encourage picture submissions. Jostens’s...

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