Halloween Spirit Day

Thursday, October 31st was Halloween! Students showed school spirit by wearing their costumes. Here are some of the many students who participated in this spirit day: Freshman Tate Agnew as Eleven from Stranger Things Junior Sara Gonzalez as Rosie the Riveter Freshman Tesfanesh Seplow as Dionne Davenport from Clueless  Junior Yamileth Martinez in traditional Día … Continue reading Halloween Spirit Day

New West Blood Drive 2019

Last Friday, September 20th, New West's Red Cross Club held a blood drive! The drive was held in the high school common area throughout the day. Eligible students and teachers alike participated by donating their blood for a good cause. In addition to providing life-saving blood, donors also received a participation sticker and a New … Continue reading New West Blood Drive 2019

Review on “Us”: Jordan Peele’s Latest Horror Movie Views A Horrifying New Reality

Jordan Peele, Director of 2016’s thrilling and suspenseful movie Get Out, just released a movie that questions our psychology and the trust we have in others. Us is about a seemingly average family who spend their summer vacation in Santa Cruz, and are soon confronted and attacked by people called “The Tethered.” “The Tethered” are … Continue reading Review on “Us”: Jordan Peele’s Latest Horror Movie Views A Horrifying New Reality

Stevie Wonder: Black History Month Feature

Stevland Hardaway Judkins, better known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, was born on May 13, 1950 in Saginaw, Michigan to Lula Mae Hardaway and Calvin Judkins. Because he was born prematurely, Wonder developed retinopathy of prematurity, which resulted in permanent vision loss. However, this did not prevent him from becoming one of the most … Continue reading Stevie Wonder: Black History Month Feature