• Physics Club is Now in Motion

    Wednesday, December 15, 2021

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  • Basketball Season Tip-Off

    Wednesday, December 8, 2021

    The boys basketball team tips off their season with a scrimmage against the Guerin Catholic Golden Eagles on Saturday, November 20th, and their first official match of the season against the McCutcheon Mavericks on Wednesday, November 24th. Here’s an overview of both matches including the team’s aspirations for the rest of the season: Guerin Catholic […]

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  • From College Softball to Special Ed

    Tuesday, October 19, 2021

    Mrs. Tripp joins team of teachers Two dreams. One future that could support both of them. And countless hours of work ahead. Mrs. Kelly Tripp arrives at her first year of teaching with a degree and a D1 softball experience under her belt, still not ready to meet her limits.   “I started playing softball as […]

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  • New computer science teacher

    Tuesday, October 19, 2021

    At West Side High School in the 2021-2022 year, we got several new teachers. They all taught various subjects; Math, English, PE, Computer Science. At the school, computer science is taught by Mr. Woodard. It is his first year here, and there have definitely been changes. “I would say West Side is larger because before […]

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  • Speak Of The Devil Ep:1

    Monday, October 11, 2021

    By Will Sautter, Tori Wood, Cooper Kitchel, Carson Kitchel, Drew Folkers The hit video podcast series is back! In this episode we focus on student athletes and the colleges they are attending. The students interviewed in today’s episode are: Aidan William, Kylie Reif, and Mo.  

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Jan
11

Board Game Day 2021

On November 19th, the WL Unified Club had a fun board game day. There were numerous games such as Uno, Trouble, charades and more. The game that had the most laughs was charades. All the kids got together and tried to guess the word that their friends were trying to act out without saying any […]

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Jan
11

2021 Wrestling Begins

The wrestling team has started a new season, and with it the wrestlers are feeling relief as well as anticipation for what is to come. Wrestling like most other sports felt the harsh effects of covid last winter and now at least for the moment is experiencing much more freedom.  Will Sautter (11) has already […]

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Jan
11

Lights, Camera, Reaction! – Holiday Special

By Sadie Alge and Meredith Carnahan It’s the holiday season, and that means there are plenty of Christmas films to cozy up to over the winter break. For a special end-of-semester installment of Lights, Camera, Reaction!, we turned to West Side students to give their opinions on three popular Christmas movies.  

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Dec
16

Winter Band Concert Wonderful

The West Lafayette winter band concert was a great event. Many great Christmas and holiday songs were played for the crowd of decent size to hear. Songs such as “Baby its cold outside” were played to get everyone into the holiday spirit. The band also got into the Christmas spirit by wearing the colors green […]

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Dec
16

REACH-ing Out to the JH

On December 10, members of REACH gave a presentation to the junior high health classes. “All of these topics apply to the high school, that’s why we were talking to eighth graders about it, because they’re about to experience it next year,” Molly Edwards (11) said. Their presentation included topics such as sleep deprivation, mental […]

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Dec
16

BON APPETIT

French Club Prepares for their annual Reveillon dinner All throughout November, the French Club had their eyes on December 4, when their big event, Reveillon, was set to take place. Reveillon, which is translated to Christmas Eve, is a feast typically held between  Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Every year, Reveillon has a set […]

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Dec
16

Semester Grand Finale

Finals week is approaching and it can always be stressful. Here are 5 tips to help you get through finals week. The first one is to get sleep. Without sleep, you will feel sluggish and won’t be able to focus. The second tip is to eat food with energy and drink lots of water. No […]

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