THE DEN

Savanna Stinchcomb and Bryanna Kameka

March 12, 2018

Filed under Showcase, spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

More than 160 students have been helped in our schools donation center. The Den was initially started by our 2-year SGA  teacher Ms.   Hendrix. " If our students aren't worrying about what they are   wearing...

Marijuana Legalization (Editorial)

Bryanna Kameka

March 5, 2018

Filed under Editorial

I am from Jamaica, a culture where Marijuana is highly used, for medical purpose but mostly for pleasure though it is not as legal as many would like it to be, an ounce is the maximum amount an individual can be caught with, howev...

For WAKANDA!

Cheyla Martinez & Sheik Davis

February 28, 2018

Filed under NEWS, Showcase, Student Life/Teen Issues

More than 50 students saw the "Black Panther" as part of a school day field trip last week in Five Points. "It was the bomb. It was great," said student Ronesha Collier.  "All the actors were attractive and the movie h...

Ms.Westside Pageant

February 26, 2018

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

1.Bria Ellison Mercedes Fournellier Akayla Otis Raven Countryman Milasantia Robinson Brianna Davis 2.Saturday, April 14th @ 6:30 Auditorium 3.Entrance fee of $25. 4.Scholarships & the title of Ms.Westside ...

The Numbers Game

Anissa Noujoum and Keyana Mozick

February 22, 2018

Filed under Athletics, Sports

Why don't girls play sports? "Boys stereotype females by saying boys are stronger and more athletic than girls and a girly girl wouldn't want to get dirty" said student Katelynne Johnson. Girls fear this stereotype because i...

The ESE Wing Of Happiness

Dyasia Bennett and Jayla Stanwood and Amore Whright

February 21, 2018

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues

Have you ever been in the back of Westside High School? Does anybody really know goes on back there? Some say it could be described as the wing of happiness. Multiple classes full of students with disablites occupy the wing, which is near the cafeteria and the gym....

Lunch PromPosal

Sheik and Chey, Editor in Chief

February 16, 2018

Filed under NEWS, Showcase, Student Life/Teen Issues

A prom posal was held recently during third lunch in the cafeteria.  Student Jarell Wise being the proposer set up an interesting performance. Making David White, one of his closest friends, to play music over the microphone. Suspense rises. ...

Insight on the Struggling Transgender

Sheik and Chey, Editor in Chief

February 16, 2018

Filed under NEWS, Student Life/Teen Issues

Having gone through so much as a transgender for more than 6 years opens up to share their view with us. Saying "Being trans you change your body parts but being female to male you change overall." A way to overpass the comments...

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...

Mysterious Seagulls¿

Sheik and Chey

February 8, 2018

Filed under Breaking news, NEWS, Showcase

Westside has gained a recent infestation of seagulls. Crowding the roofs and the back part of the gym, they flock around ever since a cheese poof was thrown at them. Students continuing to feed them is keeping them around for feathers to be shed and poop to be landed. Where did these seagulls really...

The Importance of getting flu shots

Rebecca Gibson, Writer

January 30, 2018

Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Rebecca Gibson is a new student to Westside High School. Her younger cousin died recently of the flu. She agreed to share her story in hopes of encouraging others to beware and get flu shots. Kevin Baynes Jr. " KB" died ...

Grant A Wish

Cheyla Martinez and Sheik Davis

January 26, 2018

Filed under Admin, NEWS, Student Life/Teen Issues

If only you had a wish how smart will you be to choose? Senior Tyrese Whyte (CQ) wished for "infinite wishes". Some are witty as Whyte but other want needs. Kevington Hilaire (CQ) a recent exchange student from haiti wishes...

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