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The Spanish Immersion Program

Skye Hansen, Reporter

March 27, 2019

Learning a second language is both a valuable and difficult experience. However, language acquisition comes much easier if students begin this process at a young age. This is part of the reason for the immersion programs in the...

West High School Nurse: A Real Life Saver

Samuel Ermak-Bower, Reporter

March 27, 2019

When students think of a school nurse, they may picture someone handing out cough drops and checking for lice. But at West, Nurse Regina Pierce knows that her job is so much more, and she literally saves lives. In her eight...

Jack Opinsky batting in the West Anchorage High hallway during class to show some of his summer activities.

Summer Plans

March 4, 2019

Too Old for Halloween?

Aidan O’Shea, Reporter

December 12, 2018

Halloween is a time of spooky fun and free candy for all. Everyone is welcome to celebrate this holiday like all others, and West High students were no exception. Although, as some students get older, they decide not to attend...

School Start Time Controversy

Stephen Sereyko, Reporter

November 14, 2018

The question whether we should change our school times has been in the air in Anchorage School District for a while now. While some people love the idea of changing the start time, while others want to keep it the same, which...

Partners Club: The Power of Inclusivity

Matthew Salazar, Reporter

November 13, 2018

Partners Club began with Special Olympics’ mission of inclusivity. Special Olympics is the world’s largest sport organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics was founded in 1968 and...

The New KCC: King Tech High School

Aaliyah Lapan, Reporter

November 13, 2018

The King Tech High school, formerly known as King Career Center, is known for helping students prepare and get credits for college with vocational education. Some students say that taking a class at King Tech helped them make...

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