Special Needs

Reagan stoker, Editor-in-cheif

February 12, 2018

Filed under Academics, NEWS, Student Life/Teen Issues

About 1/3 students have special needs such as deafness,speech problems, and learning  disabilities here at Westside. Mrs Davis is a support facilitation teacher helps 40-50 kids with disabilities in their classes.Her biggest ...

Root of the Week

Sharnae Frazer

October 9, 2017

Filed under Academics

Root: port Meaning: to carry Examples: portable, transport, deportment, import, rapport, comport, support, insupportable

Instructional Strategy: Close Reading

Sharnae Frazer

October 9, 2017

Filed under Academics, Listen Up

Revisiting a text multiple times with a different purpose helps students really dig into a text and results in a deeper level of analysis and thinking. With a close reading, students revisit a short text 3 times: the first is...

Root of the Week

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Academics

Root: luc, lumin Meaning: light, bright Examples: lucid, elucidate, translucent, illuminate, luminary, luminous

Tonight’s Game (Westside vs. Ed White)

Myles Powell, Jakeria Stokes, Tatyanna Presley

August 25, 2017

Filed under Academics, NEWS

Before the game thoughts: Cejay Conyers Q? How do you feel about today's game? A: "I feel great, excited, ready to win." Q? How do you feel about the Instagram beef? A: "Petty and childish. I ain't doing too much talking." Quise...

A/B DAY SCHEDULES HAS BEEN revoked?!!

LaReesha Fields

January 26, 2017

Filed under Academics, NEWS, Showcase

Due to the fact that a student leaked a photo of the list of students who were eligible for A/B day schedule, it has been pushed back to Feb 5, 2017. On Jan. 17, 2017, a picture of a list of students who were eligible for th...

A Trip To The Future

LaReesha Fields

January 23, 2017

Filed under Academics, Listen Up, NEWS

 Don't just think that because the school is "Everest", you shouldn't take heed into at-least taking a tour to actually hear/see  what the school has to offer. Everest has a lot of great opportunities for most(such as..). I appre...

the troubles of dropping out

kortney ulmer,kiara,shakynah williams

November 21, 2016

Filed under Academics

how do the students feel about dropping out of school and become a stripper ? On Thursday morning Nov 17th  students and teachers at westside high had to explain  their opinion on how they feel about drop outs. according to s...

Winter Fest 2016!!

Molly Wall and Victoria Gibbons

November 21, 2016

Filed under Academics

Aurora Holmes (CQ) was interviewed on Monday, November 21, 2016. She was questioned about the activities that are taking place during Winter Fest 2016 at Westside Highschool! Winter Fest will be on Thursday December 15, 2016 in Wests...

Dean Of Students Sherri Brown.

Lyric Wells & Edward Johnson and Tyller, Jalen

November 21, 2016

Filed under Academics

November 17, 2016 Sherri Brown [cq] Talked With A Few Westside Students and here is what she had to say, While It is her first year At Westside High School , she is not new to the  school  scene, Coming from Andrew Robins...

Raising 2 , While in School …..

November 21, 2016

Filed under Academics

An 18-year-old pregnant student at Westside High will be graduating soon. Tishona Wall(CQ) takes care of her 2-year-old son while waiting for the arrival of her second son. She says that being a mother and attending school...

“signing in” Asia,Carrie,Alex 6th period

Asia,Carrie,Alex 6th period

November 17, 2016

Filed under Academics

Q &A with  Amy Konopa (CQ) the ASL teacher Q-What do you think about the level of achievement in this school ,  based on the students academic understanding ? A- My classes are a little different because I teach an elective...

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