• New Pool, New Food, Same School

    Monday, January 6, 2020

    Students, faculty, and staff alike await the end of the construction by the band room and cafeteria, as not only will it be the finished result of a grueling year of maneuvering around the construction, but will show off a brand new pool, school wing, and cafeteria. Marking the end of the construction of the […]

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  • Cross Country Sectionals

    Thursday, November 7, 2019

    Cross country team rewarded for their hard work “I think this was the team’s best performance of the whole season,” said Mrs. Melissa Joest, a cross country coach. “We were super pleased with all the girls. We had 5 out of 7 PR (Personal Record) at sectionals, and two of them basically tied their PR. […]

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  • Cheering For Senior Night

    Thursday, November 7, 2019

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  • Not An Actively Typical Monday

    Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    PE Students Break Out Of Routine It’s one of those days where a teacher is absent for a day and a substitute teacher is called in to take over the teacher’s classes for a short period of time or the whole day. During seventh period on October 21st, most of P.E. teacher Shane Fry’s class […]

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Oct
16

RAIN WON’T STOP THIS PARADE!

No one would imagine that rain, wind, or cloudy skies would come in the way of this blissful afternoon. The parade was the right start to an eventful weekend. The homecoming nominees Abby Hummels, Katie Crawford,  Madeline Lynam,  Rebekah Chatterjee, Abby Rhodes,  Jacob Richardson, Sebastian Trent, Hawk Pusey, JongJin Park, and Addison Jordan; juniors Rachel Cooper and […]

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Oct
13

REACHing Out to Kids

REACH works hard to warn children of the negative effects of drugs at Homecoming.          

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Oct
13

Fish Out of water

After school on October 12th, the West Lafayette High School swim and dive teams met with the FISH Aquatics team on the field behind Happy Hollow Elementary School. Every two weeks the two groups take a break from their normal conditioning routine to engage in a game of ultimate frisbee. This tradition has been going […]

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Oct
13

Theater Club Practices for Perfection

Theater Club is already busy working on their upcoming presentation. They will be performing a play that is deep and moving, but still lighthearted enough to keep an upbeat atmosphere. “This play is a really exaggerated representation of middle school,” said Izzy Jones. “Tammy’s feeling of being a dinosaur is an allegory for feeling out […]

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Oct
12

How to not sink this Inktober

Inktober is a challenge where you make an ink drawing everyday in the month of October based on a prompt.  It’s perfect for anyone who wants to exercise their creativity.  Click on the image below to access the list of prompts.

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Oct
12

Don’t Rain on My Parade

No wind, rain, or other miserable weather could stop the homecoming parade from taking place on Friday, October 6th. However, some homecoming representatives were displaced from their traditional convertible ride and forced to walk, rather than ride, along. No one seemed to mind, and court members– seniors Madeline Lynam, Abby Hummels, Abby Rhodes, Katie Crawford, […]

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Oct
12

Red Devil Cheerleaders bring Pep

As students settled down in the stands, the West Lafayette cheerleaders smiled on the side of the basketball court. On Friday October 6, the Red Devil cheerleaders brought pep to the students and faculty of West Side in the Berberian Gym during the homecoming pep rally. Back and stronger than ever, the squad has six […]

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Oct
11

Groovy Girls Score Goals

This year, the girls soccer team has a mere 4 seniors, Aleah Whaley,  Gabbi Espinoza, Tori Parker, and Madeline Lynam. Though there is only a few of them, their leadership on the team speaks volumes. The girls recently just  became sectionals champions, so I thought it would be fun to ask the girls for their […]

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Oct
10

School Daze

In a survey conducted on Twitter, students shared details about their morning routine.

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Oct
9

Volleyball Seniors Crush Senior Night

Volleyball senior night was on the last home game of the season this Tuesday, October 4th. The six radiant seniors, Claire Downey, Sierra Vanhorenbeck, Emily Brose, Teagan Parker, Alyssa Yeoman, and Riley Holloway walked out to the front with their families, as their names were called, where they were celebrated for their four years in […]

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