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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.

Faculty Spotlight: Linda Peterson, dietary aid

Faculty Spotlight: Linda Peterson, dietary aid

Alina Dunder, Staff Writer
April 26, 2017 • 360 views
Filed under features

Pathfinder: What was your hometown like? Peterson: [I was born on] September 13, 1951. I was born and raised in Detroit, MI. We could go anywhere as long as we were home when the lights came on, your butt better be in the house. You could be anywhere, you could go five blocks away and play and be...

Jessica Verweyst lives the love story of a lifetime

Jessica Verweyst lives the love story of a lifetime

Sarah Lashly, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017 • 562 views
Filed under features, showcase

Spanish teacher Jessica Verweyst met the love of her life, Andrew Verweyst when she was a child and have been married for almost a year. “Our families went to the same church together and so his mom was pregnant with him when my mom was pregnant with my older sister. Fifteen months later, here I...

Throwback Thursday: Chris Landig, SSD teacher assistant

Throwback Thursday: Chris Landig, SSD teacher assistant

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
May 19, 2016 • 844 views
Filed under people of west, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: What high school did you go too? Landig: I went to Mehlville Senior High School. When did you graduate? I graduated in 2006. What were your least and favorite subjects? My least favorite subject was English. My favorite Physical education. What is different now than when y...

#WhyITeach

#WhyITeach

Emily Dickson, Convergent Media Writer
May 6, 2016 • 753 views
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"My favorite thing about teaching is seeing students get really invested in something they are working on, either something that they are reading or something that they are creating or writing," English teacher Erica Rogers said.

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Throwback Thursday: Mario Pupillo, senior class principal

Throwback Thursday: Mario Pupillo, senior class principal

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016 • 880 views
Filed under people of west, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: What high school did you go to? Pupillo: I went Lindbergh High School. When did you graduate? I graduated in 1998. What were your least and favorite subjects? My least favorite subject is English. My favorite was math. What is different now than when you went to high school? Cell phone...

Throwback Thursday: Tom Herpel, latin teacher

Throwback Thursday: Tom Herpel, latin teacher

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
April 21, 2016 • 828 views
Filed under people of west, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: What high school did you go too? Herpel: I went to Brookfield High in Brookfield, CT. When did you graduate? I graduated in 2004. What was your least and favorite subjects? My least favorite subject was English. My favorite was Science. What was different now then when you went high school? Cell phones were not a big deal; I would pu...

Biology teacher Chris Azar set to retire to the lab

Biology teacher Chris Azar set to retire to the lab

Grant Aden, Staff Writers
April 11, 2016 • 1,148 views
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After 16 years of teaching, 2016 is set to be the last for Biology teacher Dr. Chris Azar.

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Throwback Thursday: Kitty Strong, senior class secretary

Throwback Thursday: Kitty Strong, senior class secretary

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
March 10, 2016 • 655 views
Filed under people of west, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: What high school did you go to? Strong: I went to East Islip High School in Long Island NY When did you graduate? I graduated in 1983. What was your least and favorite subjects? My least favorite subject was math because it was not my strength. My favorite subject was Engl...

Throwback Thursday: Casey Holland, English teacher

Throwback Thursday: Casey Holland, English teacher

Kjell Hagen, Staff Writer
March 3, 2016 • 1,233 views
Filed under people of west, photos, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: Where did you go to high school? Holland: I went to Diamond High School, a small high school in Southwest Missouri by Joplin, MO. How was high school similar/different to high school now? This high school is way bigger than my high school where I graduated with 40 kids in my entir...

Allie Boedeker named the new girls basketball head coach

Allie Boedeker named the new girls basketball head coach

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer
February 23, 2016 • 980 views
Filed under sports

After one season of bonding, helping and coaching the girls basketball program, current assistant coach Allie Boedeker has been named the next head coach of girls basketball.

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