Students Finessing The System

Sheik and Chey

April 9, 2018

Filed under Comedy, NEWS, Student Life/Teen Issues, Teachers speak: If my students only knew, The Struggle Is Real, Today in History

  Teachers all over the school system have been at least once finessed by a student in their time teaching. Finessing a teacher means to tell the best worst sob story to get excused or offering something in return in comparison...

Farewell Mr.Thomas

Cheyla Martinez & Sheik Davis

March 29, 2018

Filed under Admin, Breaking news, NEWS, Teachers Spotlight

  Mr. Thomas leaves an admirable mark here at Westside High as a math teacher who is leaving on Thursday. Being once a freshman here at Westside (WS) impacted the students greatly. Even those students who have alr...

A year full of Hendrix by Dominique Guishard and kayla Johnson

October 9, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Megan Hendrix  is the 2017-2018 teacher of the year. For Westside High in previous years, teachers would nominate the top 3 teachers and then vote. This year, she won majority of votes so she won outright. "It was unexpected...

First Mate Award: Ms. Ali Fehling

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Admin, School Spirit, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Fehling has been an awesome addition to our faculty! She does a tremendous job making content engaging and relevant in 9th grade ELA. In addition, she has a unique and effective way of working in the root of the week. Her...


Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Listen Up, Teachers Spotlight, We Are Wolverines

Mr. Blake Edwards - Sept. 25 Ms. Laquanda Paschal - Sept. 25 Ms. Monet Pearson - Sept. 26 Ms. Rebecca Bryner - Sept. 30 Coach Jeffrey Gidcumb - Sept. 30 Ms. Ali Fehling - Oct. 1    

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 25, 2017

Filed under Spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Cheryl Ruise is a real resource for students. Students say they can always count on her to help them when they are struggling. Thank you for all of the extra support! Shout out to Ms. Denita Blunt, Ms. Aria King, and Mr....

Crew Spotlights

Sharnae Frazer

September 21, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Helene Reese opened her classroom to visitors and serves as an excellent resource for her fellow teachers! She is a real team player! Shout out to Ms.Kenyannya Wilcox for taking the time to assess the school directly after...

Who is Ms. Martinez?

February 10, 2017

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

By: Elishmary Rosario Ms. Jessica Martinez is the school's ESOL coordinator. She's a hardworking and dedicated person. Ask any person part of the ESOL department and they will agree. Here are some things that you may not have...

Missing Backdrop….! Ohh Noo…..!

Cambreon King

January 25, 2017

Filed under Facilities, Teachers Spotlight

MISSING FROM AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (MS. KONOPA)  HAVE YOU SEEN THIS BACKDROP? About 8 Ft Tall About 4-6 Ft Wide Last Seen In Library Of Westside High School. Black And Sliver Ms. Konopa is suffering from...

Most Valuable Player of the Week? Ms. Meagan Hendrix!

October 4, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Teachers Spotlight

Ms. Hendrix has truly embraced the Wolverine family and is leading a ton of student activities in order to build school spirit and involvement. She sponsors SGA which is planning Homecoming and she sponsors debate club. She i...

Meagan Hendrix (cq) interview by Jalen Febles

Jalen Febles

September 23, 2016

Filed under Teachers Spotlight

Q : Teacher name ? A : Meagan Hendrix Q : Where did you go to college ? A : University of Kentucky Q : College Major A : History and Political Science Q : What made you become a teacher ? A : I like k...

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