West Side Stories

Turning the Tables at Tosa West- The New Cell Phone Policy

September 10, 2018

“I think the cell phone policy is better than it was last year”

Teacher Turnover Brings Concerns

Molly Dorley, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2018

According to teacher turnover researchers, there's a revolving door of teacher turnover that costs school districts upwards of $2.2 billion a year. A teacher turnover rate is the rate as a percentage of teachers leaving the designated school districts for personal reasons or because of other reasons. Each state has a teacher turnover rate and is separated by districts. The metro Milwaukee system c...

AP Exam Study Tips

May 11, 2018

AP exams are starting and Tosa West students are preparing for exams taking place on May 7th through May 18th. AP exams are college level tests that are administered to high school students who wish to receive credits for college courses. Hard studying is on the agenda for Tosa West students teachers agree that success on the exam comes from studying. “If students study outside of class, part...

Wauwatosa West APPSE Team Competes In National Civics Competition

Wauwatosa West APPSE Team Competes In National Civics Competition

April 24, 2018

Thirty American Public Policy Special Emphasis or “APPSE” students and six advisors will travel to Washington D.C. to compete against other high school teams from around the...

Multicultural Fair Offers Tosa West Community Opportunities to Explore Cultures

Students at the 2012 Multicultural Fair at Wauwatosa West wait to perform their dance routine.

Molly Dorley

March 27, 2018

Wauwatosa Wests annual multicultural fair will take place Wednesday March 28th from 6:00 until 8:30 to honor the diverse culture within the school. Wauwatosa West Spanish Language...

Students Participate in Nationwide School Walkout

Students Participate in Nationwide School Walkout

March 25, 2018

A school wide student walkout took place at Wauwatosa West High School on March 14th to recognize the on going issue of gun violence in America and to support the national walkout scheduled by the survivors at the Stoneman Douglas School shooting.

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