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  • High School Ministry

    High School Ministry

    Levi Butcher, Reporter

    November 18, 2017

    High School Ministry (HSM) at Anchorage Baptist Temple takes pride in their work with Anchorage youth.  Darryl Nelson is the youth pastor that runs everything in HSM. He always does a game for the students before they worship then he teaches his lesson. The lessons he teaches are usually in a them...

    Darryl Nelson serves students Italian sodas at ABT on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.

  • Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Events

    November 17, 2017

    Thanksgiving Break: November 21 & 22 Snowball Dance: December 1st 8:00pm-11:00pm Winter Break: December 22-January 5

  • KCC Veterinary Science

    KCC Veterinary Science

    Mark Kevin Tabbilos, Reporter

    November 17, 2017

    King Career Center (KCC) assists Anchorage School District students pursue their dreams of vocational careers. They teach different kinds of skills that every student can utilize in the future. One of the most famous classes for students is Veterinary Science. What attracts many students to joi...

    Students take care of the small dogs during the Veterinary Science class at KCC.

West’s Highly Gifted Program

Audrey Hunt, Reporter

November 19, 2017

For the past 11 years, West Anchorage High School has been the only school in the Anchorage School District to offer the rigorous Highly Gifted (HG) Program. The HG Program is geared towards high-achieving students who benefit from academically accelerated classes. Judy Friar is the head coordinator of the HG Program and has bee...

Dress to Impress

Dress to Impress

Arianna McGrath, Reporter

November 18, 2017

The students at West Anchorage High School have a code of rules to follow regarding how they dress in order to fit the school sett...

Lunch Hot Spots

Lunch Hot Spots

Sarah Nunes, Reporter

November 16, 2017

Students at West High School have a short window of 40 minutes to get a break from their academic work and leave class,(some even the...

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Quinn White, Reporter

November 22, 2017

The U.S. is home to an estimated 14,000 animal shelters and pet rescue groups, who take in nearly eight million animals a year.  In fact, homeless animals outnumber homeless humans five to on...

Kianna Boston

November 16, 2017

The job of working in Student Services at West Anchorage High School has it's challenges dealing with 1,846 students, making sure that they're getting to their classes on time, and m...

Casundra Primm, Reporter

November 16, 2017

King Career Center (KCC) offers a Cosmetology course where students can learn about how to care for the hair, skin and nails. In the cosmetology course students get accumulated hours ...

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Esmeralda Santos, Reporter

November 16, 2017

Have you ever wondered how it would be like to be part of the West High Dance Program? The dance production has been an influential program for many years which has been a part of ...

Artistic Drift Dance

April 7, 2017

With tons of talent coming up to perform, Artistic Drift is one of the few competitors competing for first place. About 30 plus teams competing for 1st place, Artistic Drift fights...

Art at Snow City Cafe

Lesley Bingham, Reporter

April 7, 2017

  Anchorage, Alaska is often seen as a vacation destination because of the extensive outdoor activities the city provides. However, Alaska is also home to amazing local restaurants...

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The student news site of West Anchorage High School
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