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Cheese Fry Journey

Cheese Fry Journey

Megan Veit, Staff Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Featured, Food

Cheese fries. Arguably the greatest food of all time. I, along with my colleague, Megan Krummel intend to answer the frequently asked question: Where can I find the best cheese fries? Over the past few months, Megan and I have traveled to different restaurants around the Milwaukee area to find th...

West Orchestra Performs Spring Concert

West Orchestra Performs Spring Concert

Caleb Vollmers, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Uncategorized

Come on a journey with the Wauwatosa West Symphony and Concert Orchestra for their spring concert May 22nd. The concert begins at 7pm in the West auditorium.  The line-up for the concert is as follows, Agincourt, Waltz No. 2, Anvil Chorus, Iditarod, Sorcerer's Apprentince,  A Dance of Clowns, The ...

AP Classes Raise New Concerns

AP Classes Raise New Concerns

Aral Nen and Nathaniel Schultz

May 18, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

Advanced Placement or “A.P.” courses are optional courses at many high schools, however a new requirement makes it necessary for sophomore students to take an A.P. Human Geography course at Wauwatosa West High School. “A.P. pretty much teaches you how to work by yourself, and teaches you go...

The Soccer Experience

The Soccer Experience

Katie McCabe

May 16, 2018


Filed under Featured, Local News, Site Menu, Sports

The coaching staff for girls soccer at tosa west is all new to start of the 2018 year. After coach Bailey stepped down because of a job transfer, coach Molitor former JV coach was asked to coach varsity this year. This two positions open this year for JV1´s and JV2´s. These positions were filled by c...

Popcorn Program Benefits Student Lives

Popcorn Program Benefits Student Lives

Zakyia Webb, Staff Reporter

May 16, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

A simple bag of popcorn. Special Needs students learn from this experience in real life situations bringing joy to staff around the school. “We were very happy to oblige as it gave my students a chance to learn some work skills and provided some hands-on training to break up their academic day....

West Slam Poetry Club Succeeds, Benefits Students

West Slam Poetry Club Succeeds, Benefits Students

Jalah Bates, Staff Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

When words connect and options are given to turn simple things into poetry when lives are falling apart or turns seem brighter. What do you do? Add a slam poetry club and participate in caucuses as well as school and individual competitions through Still Waters Collective. Wauwatosa West has allowed ...

TW Band Concert Showcases Broadway Tunes

TW Band Concert Showcases Broadway Tunes

Caleb Vollmers, Staff Reporter

May 14, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Theatre

Wicked, Hamilton, and many more Broadway show tunes will be performed by the Wauwatosa West Concert Band on May 15th at Wauwatosa West at 7:00 PM.   “My favorite song we play is Jacklyn & Hyde probably because it reminds me of the production of it we had a couple of years ago. But I love al...

Former West Associate Principal Named Future Whitman Principal

Former West Associate Principal Named Future Whitman Principal

Caleb Vollmers, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

Wauwatosa West Associate Principal Clint Grochowski will become the Principal at Whitman Middle school next year. “I am excited about having the opportunity to continue the tradition of success that's at Whitman while carrying out my own vision to make it better and also meshing the entire system...

AP Exam Study Tips

May 11, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

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...

Yearbook Staff Distribute 90’s Themed Yearbooks

Yearbook Staff Distribute 90’s Themed Yearbooks

Megan Veit, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Featured, News

The 1990’s themed 2017-18 Olympian yearbook will be distributed to students after school on May 7th. If students forgot to order a yearbook before the deadline there are a limited number of extra yearbooks that will be able to be sold for $70 at the time of distribution. Five different classrooms w...

Wauwatosa West APPSE Team Competes In National Civics Competition

Wauwatosa West APPSE Team Competes In National Civics Competition

Molly Dorley, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under Featured, School News

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 country in the Center for Civic Education “We The People” program competition on April 26th. Four other participating...

All Aboard for Tosa West’s Production of Anything Goes!

All Aboard for Tosa West’s Production of Anything Goes!

Sam Sebastian, Staff Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Featured, School News, Theatre

Come join Wauwatosa West’s acclaimed Trojan Players in their production of “Anything Goes”. Enjoy the classic Broadway play performed by the nationally recognized Trojan players theater group from Friday April 20th to the 22nd and between April 26th and 28th. The play follows the antics o...

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