Student Problems

Caleb Thomasson

March 25, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

Anonymous 1 Anonymous 2 Q: Do you feel the schools staff cares about you? A1: No, some do majority nah. A2: Not completely but yes. Q: Does this school make you feel you matter or have a purpose? A1: No. A2:...

The Effect Lack of Sleep Has on Your Body

Chyna Anderson and Mia McKeever

March 20, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real, Wolverine Woes

It's common knowledge that everyone should get at least eight hours of sleep. It can be most difficult on school nights when a student or teacher must stay up late working on assignments and wake up before dawn. Some effects of...

Black Culture/Rap Culture in America

March 8, 2019

Filed under Give me a beat, Listen Up, Music, Poetry, Student Life/Teen Issues

Black Culture is apart of mainstream America with a deep rooted historical background. Black culture oftentimes employs, but is not always defined by black people because it is often multicultural. Being black in America involv...

How to Be a Better Writer

Chyna Anderson and Mia McKeever

March 7, 2019

Filed under Academics, Aspiring Writers, Listen Up, Poetry, The Struggle Is Real

Greetings to all aspiring writers. Whether it's an essay, a novel, or a poem, many of you possess a gift that not everyone can acquire. There are a considerable amount of techniques you can use if you want to improve your writng....

Westside Pride

Caleb Thomasson, Editor

March 7, 2019

Filed under Clubs, Clubs & Activities, NEWS, School Spirit, Showcase

Westside Pride the new name for Westsides Gay Straight Alliance Club. The clubs sponsor and the club members felt that the club name was not representing the club the way they wanted. Westside pride decided to use the grant they...

Relationships Q&A 🌺

Kayla Person and Jorden Williams

March 7, 2019

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues

Q1~ Why do people cheat? Yessen Cruz A~ They got nothing better to do. Devvonna Morris A~ They feel like something missing or are tempted. Phylician Suggs A~ Boys ain’t nothing Q2~ What do you find attractive...

What do you like least about Westside?

Da'Nicia Duck, Kaliya Frederick, and Taylor Griffin

March 7, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Student Life/Teen Issues, Uncategorized

There are many pros and cons of going to Westside High School. The hallways are thin, there is a lot of people, A LOT of fights, there is just no determination to go to school anymore. Nobody is excited to go to school anymore...

Q&A With Zoriah Morris on School Lunch

Reynaldo Hernandez, Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

Q: Do you like the school lunch? A: No, because it’s nasty. Q: What is your favorite food to eat at lunch? A: The chicken tenders are good. Q:What foods would you like to be added to the menu? A: Food thats real...

Headphones during Class

Jayvien Watkins

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

Interview with Cortlan Davis Do you think that headphones should be allowed while doing work in class? Yes Why should or shouldn't we have them? Helps you focus Is there a certain time we should use them, like independent...

Things That Movies Get Wrong

Chyna Anderson

March 6, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Student Life/Teen Issues

Many of you have probably seen an action or science fiction movie portraying exciting or disastrous events that the protagonist manages to escape. Several skeptics may have noticed the scientific inaccuracies in their favorite...

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