Are you smarter than a 5th grader 🍎🍏

Jorden Williams & Kayla person, Reporter

February 13, 2019

Filed under Academics, Comedy

Westside Voice conducted a non-scientific test to see if students are smarter than a fifth grader, like the TV game show.   First contestant 9th grader Cameron Hall Q:What president is on the $20 bill ? A:...

Part-Time Student

Mekilya Smith, editor

February 8, 2019

Filed under Academics, Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

As many highschool students begin to come of age they also encounter the options of grasping a job. We all have particular reasonings for having a job but we also have to deal with school. Most of us struggle to keep up with both,...

Senior skip day

Victoria Gibbons, reporter

February 2, 2019

Filed under Academics

  Senior Skip Days are a common practice for high school students across the country, in which the graduating class picks one day of the year, typically in the late spring time and oft scheduled around prom or an equally...

Freshman parent meeting Wednesday night

Caleb Thomasson, Editor

January 28, 2019

Filed under Academics, Showcase

There will be a parent meeting at 6 p.m in the auditorium tomorrow, Jan. 29.

Special Needs

Reagan stoker, Editor-in-cheif

February 12, 2018

Filed under Academics, NEWS, Student Life/Teen Issues

About a third of 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 b...

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...


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...

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