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...

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...

Love, Death, and Other Worlds

Xavier Robinson

March 4, 2019

Filed under Aspiring Writers, Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

The world is a curious place. I would say it was a happy place. Possibly a sad place, or even cruel. But none is true. Those are opinions. One thing it is, without a dought, is the fact that it is curious. The inspiration for...

Miss Westside

Azaria Nelson, Reporter

March 4, 2019

Filed under Clubs & Activities, School Spirit, Student Life/Teen Issues

Westside is having a Mr & Miss Westside pageant. Any juniors are allowed to participate. There are just a few requirements, participants must have atleast a 2.8 gpa, less than 10% of absences, three teacher recommendations,...

How Seniors Feel about Prom

Briyanna Mosley, Reporter

March 4, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues

Westside voice collected comments from seniors about the prom although there aren't many seniors going. Here's what the seniors had to say, Carneisha Copeland stated," I'm going just to go." Alexiyanna Alexander said," I'm excited...

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