• The girls swim and dive team won state
  • Bellarmine University (KY) will be visiting Tuesday, Feb. 25
  • Texas A&M University will be visiting Tuesday, Feb. 25
  • University of Northern Iowa will be visiting Tuesday, Feb. 25

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Volley for victory

Volley for victory

Allison Wills, Staff Writer

May 20, 2015

Freshman David Schmidt serves the ball against Kirkwood in a Freshman volleyball match. The Freshman volleyball team grew close during their season. "I like how we work as a team," Schmidt said. "Volleyball bonds us together because there's a focus on teamwork."

Freshmen wind down

Freshmen wind down

Bronte Segura, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015

As school comes to an end, freshman Hunter Anderson and Ryan O'Connor met with friends to play a game of cards. They started to bring cards and games to lunch so they could be together before they leave for the summer. "It's a nice way to spend lunch with my friends," Anderson said.

Pole Vautling to new heights

Pole Vautling to new heights

Claire Martin, Staff Writer

May 2, 2015

After being encouraged by fellow pole vaulter sophomore Jamie Poppen, freshman Kacie Bergh became a pole vaulter during track and field.

Students move from one country to the next

Students move from one country to the next

Vaishal Shah, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

Students at West High coming from different countries share their story.

Fun in Physics

Fun in Physics

Allison Wills, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

Freshmen Caleb Davis, Logan Marx and Henry Rasche work on a lab to learn about ramps through the Colorful Ramp Lab. In Cathy Whitaker’s Force and Motion class, students discovered how a ramp’s shape affected the speed of a marble. “[This class] takes science to a whole new level that makes it fun,”...

Longhorn community reflects on spring break

Longhorn community reflects on spring break

Kyla Hatton, Staff Writer

April 1, 2015

Students went all over the world for spring break, or just stayed at home and enjoyed St. Louis.

Student Spotlight: Sydney Kinzy

Student Spotlight: Sydney Kinzy

Lily Briscoe, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Imagine balancing school, sports, social life and writing multiple novels and short stories, all as a freshman in high school. Freshman Sydney Kinzy started her writing career in fourth grade. “I really needed an outlet of some sorts. I used to get really stressed out with school and friends, but...

Above the Stage

Above the Stage

Mary Moriarity, Staff Writer

March 7, 2015

While actors are on stage rehearsing, freshman Kim Clyne manages the lighting design.

A Scientific Mistake

A Scientific Mistake

Vaishal Shah, Staff Writer

March 7, 2015

Freshman Anna Chen points out a mistake in the science hallway. “The mistake is that the 4d10 tile should be switched with the 5s2 tile. We learned about it in first semester freshmen science with Ms. Van Matre-Woodward, and actually came out as a class to look for it. Not many people know about it,...

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