Eagle's Cry

Spotlight on West’s Security Guards

Jenn Davis, Reporter

December 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

West High School sees around 1,800 students on a daily basis, who sometimes make poor choices. When students need discipline outside of the classroom, one of the four security guards must step in. One of West’s longtime security...

The Next Move: Chess Club

The Next Move: Chess Club

December 12, 2018

West High Lunchtime Choices

Aidan O’Shea, Reporter

November 13, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Lunch activities for students and staff vary all around West Anchorage High School. Some people may drive somewhere to eat, while others will walk or stay on campus. Some may eat while some don’t eat at all. It all comes down...

The IB Program: An Overview

Mikhail Tretyak, Reporter

November 13, 2018

Filed under Student Life

West Anchorage High School is fortunate enough to offer one of the most recognizable programs by colleges all over the world. If any high school student wishes to be both prepared for college, and have a greater understanding...

Operator Academy: Process Technology

Raymond Vu, Reporter

May 21, 2018

Filed under Student Life

If you need an elective that is very beneficial, then try taking Process Technology. This class is going to introduce you to the production of consumer goods from raw materials and can provide a good base for your future. There...

BIG BEAT COLLECTIVE

Vanessa Goerisch, Reporter

May 21, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Big Beat Collective is a club at West High School that is dedicated to drumming.  The club meets every Friday at lunch in Joe Schumacher's room, Room 41.  The club is very relaxed and easygoing, and new members are always welcome. Joseph...

Chess Club

Amya Crain, Reporter

May 21, 2018

Filed under Student Life

On Wednesdays, students at West Anchorage High School meet up in room 12 to hang out and perfect their chess moves. Adam Mackie, English I and Mythology teacher, sponsors the Chess Club. He said that he has been sponsoring...

West’s New Library

August Kalina Heinrich, Reporter

May 21, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The West/Romig Library has been under construction for the entire school year after incurring safety issues from a major earthquake in 2015. The new library is set to open in the fall of 2018 and will be completely revitalized...

YANA Club

YANA Club

May 6, 2018

Accepting the Challenge: The Highly Gifted Program

Audrey Hunt, Reporter

May 6, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Since 2007, West Anchorage High School has been the only school in the Anchorage School District to offer the rigorous Highly Gifted Program to students who choose to take academically advanced classes and be exposed to a unique t...

Senior Survey

Senior Survey

May 6, 2018

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