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  • November 11"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else." - Booker T. Washington

  • November 11Senior Skate Night at 7 PM this Wednesday, $20 at the door!

  • Behind the Booth

    Behind the Booth

    Elizabeth George, Writer

    December 2, 2016

    Throughout all of high school, I've been happily active in Theatre Productions; particularly active on the stage. I have portrayed roughly 13 roles and loved every minute of it. I understand the essence of it all: you learn your lines, you formulate a character, and you perform for a crowd. While finding  my... READ MORE »»

  • What is HOSA?

    What is HOSA?

    Ramina Nejad, Author

    December 2, 2016

    You hear about HOSA everywhere at Westside, and you probably have friends in it - but what exactly is HOSA and what does it encompass? HOSA stands for Health Occupations Students of America, and it is a career-oriented organization made up of Westside students from various grades who are planning... READ MORE »»

  • Miracle on 34th Street Preview

    Miracle on 34th Street Preview

    Nicole Saldivia, Editor

    December 1, 2016

    It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas here at Westside with Varsity T-Pro's production of Miracle on 34th Street showing this Thursday, Friday and Saturday. This classic comedic holiday tale revolves around the life of a department store Santa and his antics leading up to Christmas Day. Such... READ MORE »»

  • Staff Pick: Self-driving car?

    Staff Pick: Self-driving car?

    Ramina Nejad, Author

    November 11, 2016

    The reality of automated cars may be a reality sooner than we think. For years, we have considered Apple as a brand for our phones and computers; however, they may be working on something more groundbreaking. Apple has allegedly been working on an operating system that can be used on existing cars... READ MORE »»

  • Girls LAX takes WHS

    Girls LAX takes WHS

    Elizabeth George, Writer

    November 7, 2016

    Westside High School is forming a new lacrosse team for girls and its not too late to join! If you're looking to join, talk to Mr. Torok, an economics teacher at WHS, he was very active in starting the team. In the mean time, I have some insight from a few team members I'm in close contact with. For... READ MORE »»

    Girl Lacrosse team mebers! Left: Savannah Mulvey-White (12th), Middle: Syndey Dunlap (11th), Right: Sawyeh Khodabandehlou (12th)

News

The Final Exam Schedule

The Final Exam Schedule

Jasmine Linares, Writer

It’s almost here Westside. Yes, you heard it right, finals is just around the corner. There will be only one week left to get grades in and study for the big exams. Finals begin the week of December 12, 2016. Although finals...  Read More »

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Spring Final Exam Exemptions

Spring Final Exam Exemptions

Kiara Guyton, Writer

We are quickly approaching the end of the fall semester, and as much as everyone would love to look forward to it, we are all dreading the notorious finals week. But are these the finals that the students are really anxious...  Read More »

Dec 2 • No Comments

Bowl of Life

Bowl of Life

Nicole Saldivia and Elizabeth George

Ending hunger in Houston is the goal for Westside's Bowl of Life, alongside six other High Schools in Houston. This is the Bowl of Life's biggest volunteer activity yet, and a fun way to participate in community service....  Read More »

Nov 11 • No Comments

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Sports

Soccer Festival 2016

Estefania Arrivillaga, Writer

The Westside soccer teams are having their 2nd annual soccer festival on December 10th from 9 am to 2 pm. This event is filled with many activities such as Zumba Fitness, Volley soccer, Hula Hula Hoop contest and mor...  Read More »

Dec 2 • No Comments

Girls LAX takes WHS

Girls LAX takes WHS

Elizabeth George, Writer

Westside High School is forming a new lacrosse team for girls and its not too late to join! If you're looking to join, talk to Mr. Torok, an economics teacher at WHS, he was very active in starting the team. In the...  Read More »

Nov 7 • No Comments

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Student Life

Behind the Booth

Behind the Booth

Elizabeth George, Writer

Throughout all of high school, I've been happily active in Theatre Productions; particularly active on the stage. I have portrayed roughly 13 roles and loved every minute of it. I understand the essence...  Read More »

Dec 2 • No Comments

Westside High School Trends

Westside High School Trends

December 2, 2016

Soccer Festival 2016

December 2, 2016

What is HOSA?

What is HOSA?

December 2, 2016

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