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

Tropical Day

Friday, August 30th was Tropical Day, the first Spirit Day of the 2019-2020 school year! Students donned tropical-themed clothing, such as Hawaiian shirts, board shorts, sundresses, and leis. Here are some of the many students who participated in Tropical Day: Juniors Tess Carlson (left), Audrey Bell (inset), and Malena Bell Junior Ava Trilling Juniors Alexander … Continue reading Tropical Day

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

New West Supports Firefighters

Firefighters have been working tirelessly to suppress the deadly fires that have been blazing throughout Northern and Southern California for over two weeks. On Friday, November 16th, New West students, teachers, and parents gave back to the community by raising money for the Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation, an organization that aims to increase the … Continue reading New West Supports Firefighters