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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.

School says farewell to sophomore secretary Joyce Weis

School says farewell to sophomore secretary Joyce Weis

Samantha Gaddis, Staff writer
April 13, 2017 • 1,356 views
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After 19 years of working at West, sophomore secretary Joyce Weis plans to retire with her sixth class in May. After receiving her job four years ago, Sophomore Assistant Principal Jenn Sebold met with Weis to introduce herself. “She had this motherly stern look and said, ‘If you can remember ...

Dean reflects on retirement after 31 years of service

Dean reflects on retirement after 31 years of service

Sarah Lashly, Convergent Media Writer
October 24, 2016 • 834 views
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“I think every memorable moment has a memorable kid in it, somebody that really grew as a player or had a life changing event happening in their life that we were able to be there,” Dean said.

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Dr. Beth Middendorf named St. Louis Assistant Principal of the Year

Dr. Beth Middendorf named St. Louis Assistant Principal of the Year

Emily Dickson and Emily Wind
April 6, 2016 • 1,432 views
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Beyond the job requirements of assistant principal, the award seeks to honor a person who makes a substantial and outstanding contribution to the school community.

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Judy Babitz, Counseling Secretary extrodinaire

Judy Babitz, Counseling Secretary extrodinaire

Kathryn Harter, Multimedia Editor
May 7, 2015 • 1,040 views
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From the capital of the United States, to a potential law degree, to personal training, to Parkway North and now here at West, Judy Babitz is the new Guidance Secretary.

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PAWESEHI earns a Pacemaker Award

PAWESEHI earns a Pacemaker Award

Rachel Ellis, Staff Writer
April 21, 2015 • 870 views
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The PAWESEHI staff earned their first Pacemaker award on April 18, at the National Scholastic Press Association Spring High School Journalism Convention in Denver, CO.  The Pacemaker is awarded to the best of the best in all areas of student publications and is regarded as the highest honor a publication...

POW: Dr. Angela Frye, Creative Writing

POW: Dr. Angela Frye, Creative Writing

Allie Collins, Convergent Media Writer
January 22, 2015 • 1,133 views
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"Why do you have such an interest in movies?"

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POW: Officer Scoggins, Staff

POW: Officer Scoggins, Staff

Allie Collins, Convergent Media Writer
December 10, 2014 • 723 views
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"What’s your position at west?"

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POW: Keith Brown, Custodian

POW: Keith Brown, Custodian

Allie Collins, Convergent Media Writer
October 25, 2014 • 1,073 views
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“Six years ago I was involved at the Emerson Child Building in East St. Louis for motivational speaking. I talked to them about success over failure. Most of these kids were dropouts, gangbangers, and drug users.”

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