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Color Wars 2015

October 4, 2015

Video feature on this year's Color Wars day. Video by Kenna Gallegos-Roll, Autumn Ritenour, Libby Peterson

Powderpuff Football 2015

October 4, 2015

A quick look at the Homecoming 2015 Powderpuff Football game. Video by Daija Chomicki, Torshayaa Ward and Rachel Haynes

A Look Behind Tosa West Homecoming 2015

October 4, 2015

Teachers and students who are planning Homecoming share a little of their story. Video by Anna Baish, Nadiyah Salawdeh, and Kelly Wisniewski

Homecoming Excitement Documented

October 4, 2015

Students and staff share what they're most looking forward to during Homecoming. Video by Thomas Leonard, Spencer Forsmo, and Henry Tyson

Surviving Color Wars: A Struggle for all Freshmen

October 3, 2015

Article by Henry Tyson We have all once been freshmen, and we have all heard joking threats from upperclassman concerning color wars. The problem is, some freshman take this banter to heart, and go into homecoming week frightened and  afraid to join in the fun. Color wars is a tradition held by Wauwatosa...

Homecoming Day Parade

October 3, 2015

Article by Teresa Toohill Floats, cheerleaders, football players, dancers, and clubs: Wauwatosa West’s parade on Friday, October 2nd, combined all of these things. Many people lined Center Street that day, all to spectate what the students of Wauwatosa West came up with to be in this year’s parade. T...

Homecoming Dodgeball: Video Feature

October 3, 2015

Take a look at coverage of Wednesday's dodgeball game. Video by Henry Tyson and Spencer Forsmo

Pep Rally Schedule

October 2, 2015

We've got a modified schedule today to make way for the pep rally! Check it out: HOUR BEGINS ENDS Zero 7:05 7:50     (55) 1 8:00 8:40     (40) 2 8:45 9:25   (40) 3 9:30          10:10   (40) 4 10:15 10:55   (40) 6 11:00 11:40   (40) A Lunch ...

Excitement Surrounds Homecoming 2015

October 1, 2015

Article by Tracie Johnson Homecoming spirit week brings energy, excitement and creativity to students in all grade levels. Seniors tend to go all out this year because it is their last year. “I am really looking forward to color wars this year because i'm finally a senior. It’s a day full o...

Upperclassmen and Teachers Give Homecoming Advice

October 1, 2015

Article by Nadiyah Salawdeh Costumes, games, color wars, pep rallies, football, dances...all of these things happening over one week is enough to drive anybody crazy, especially if you’ve never experienced a homecoming week before. This year, Wauwatosa West has a whole bunch of new freshmen who don’t k...

Freshmen and Color Wars: Bad Combination?

October 1, 2015

By Anna Baish As homecoming week begins, freshmen grow worried in anticipation as the dreaded Color Wars day approaches. Color Wars is a day in homecoming week where each grade wears a specific color, and grades can tag other grades with tape of their color. It is not unusual for freshmen to get tag...

Color Wars: Homecoming Day 4

October 1, 2015

Article by Zoe Stack Shouts, accompanied by the sounds of ripping tape, reverberated around the halls of Tosa West today. Spirit hit an all time high for students at Wauwatosa West on Thursday October 1st: Color Wars. Day Four has always consisted of students ‘tagging’ fellow students with duct...

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