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Not Free to Fail: New program assigns open mods to freshmen with failing grades beginning second quarter

Not Free to Fail: New program assigns open mods to freshmen with failing grades beginning second quarter

October 11, 2019

Beginning Oct. 22, freshmen with a failing grade will have their open mod privileges revoked for the ...

Not Final Girls

Not Final Girls

October 11, 2019

It’s easy to find examples of brutality against women in horror. Unnecessary depictions of abuse are...

The Hauntings of Omaha: Spooky places for the spooky season

The Hauntings of Omaha: Spooky places for the spooky season

October 11, 2019

The trees of Hummel Park cast shadows all around the isolated forest as they sway in the wind. The f...

Environmental Additions

Environmental Additions

October 11, 2019

AP Statistics and Geometry instructor Michael Nolette has been working on his backyard garden for a decade....

Painting a Future: Student Creates Mural at WMS as an Alternative Assignment

Painting a Future: Student Creates Mural at WMS as an Alternative Assignment

October 11, 2019

Last spring, eighth grade student Jay Sanchez found himself struggling in school. Kelly Schulz, his Spanish...

Implementing Inclusivity: New District Policy Outlines Expectations for Assignments on Jewish and Muslim Holidays

Implementing Inclusivity: New District Policy Outlines Expectations for Assignments on Jewish and Muslim Holidays

October 11, 2019

Since the school calendar is based and around major Christian holidays, students of  other cultures of...

Pushing Preparation: Westside Incorporates ACT-Related Curriculum

Pushing Preparation: Westside Incorporates ACT-Related Curriculum

October 11, 2019

As of the spring of 2016, Nebraska required all juniors to take the ACT as the standardized test for th...

Nude Culture: The Dangers of Sending Intimate Photos

Nude Culture: The Dangers of Sending Intimate Photos

October 11, 2019

Sending nudes, pictures of genitals or a naked body, has become increasingly popular with the rise of social...

Westside Middle School Engineering and Technology Teacher Wins Award

Westside Middle School Engineering and Technology Teacher Wins Award

May 23, 2019

Westside Middle School Engineering and Technology instructor Matt Bova was recently awarded the Nebraska...

Westside Engineering and Technology Department Receives Recognition

Westside Engineering and Technology Department Receives Recognition

May 21, 2019

Westside Engineering and Technology instructor Tyler Foster said he enjoys teaching because there is somet...

Cycle to Recycle

Cycle to Recycle

May 21, 2019

There’s something about being in the moment and getting your blood pumping traveling three miles in...

The Future of DECA

The Future of DECA

May 20, 2019

This school year marketing instructor Sarah Schau and two of the other DECA advisors, business instructors...

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