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Wauwatosa West Students Participate in “Man Poms”

This Friday afternoon pep rally concludes the week long spirit week celebration. “Man Poms” is one of the highlights of the pep rally and is a unique and long running Tosa West tradition. 

Tiffany Kincaid and Jacob Burgardt 

September 27, 2019

This Friday afternoon pep rally concludes the week long spirit week celebration. “Man Poms” is one of the highlights of the pep rally and is a unique and long running Tosa West tradition.  Man Poms is organized by the Tosa West Dance Team. “Each TDT girl or guy gets to pick a member, we...

Wauwatosa West Students Participate in Homecoming Week

Juniors Alec White, left, and Simon Doyle, right, wear togas on toga day.

Michael Glaser and Isaiah Hughes

September 24, 2019

Wauwatosa West Homecoming Spirit Week starts on Monday, September 23rd and concludes with the dance on Saturday, September 28th. Each school day features a “spirit” dress up day as well as activities such as the Dodge ball Tournament during Wednesday advisory and the Friday Pep Rally.    Wauwa...

Animal Day: Spirit Day 1

September 29, 2015

Article by Teresa Toohill   On Monday, September 28th, Wauwatosa West turned into a jungle. Lions, tigers, bears, cats, bunnies, and even gorillas, lined the hallway with a miraculous array. As part of Spirit Days for Homecoming week, the theme for Monday was Animal Day. Students from every grad...

Homecoming, chapter 2: Destination Day

October 7, 2014

The second day of Homecoming spirit week was Destination Day, the theme for Tuesday. According to the theme, freshmen and sophomores were supposed to dress as if they were going somewhere warm, and juniors and seniors were supposed to dress as if they were going somewhere cold. Many of the underclassmen cam...

Homecoming 2014 Day #1: Denim Day

October 6, 2014

Tosa West kicked off its homecoming spirit week with Monday's Denim Day. Junior Ruth Niles said she enjoyed the theme. "I thought it was fun," said Niles.  "I saw lots of people wearing denim, so there was a lot of participation." She also said that for many students, denim day was an easy theme to...

Quidditch players were announced today

October 6, 2014

Here are the players for each grade: ...

Homecoming Spirit Days

September 30, 2014

Here is the schedule for homecoming spirit days:

Homecoming Football Game Photos

October 23, 2013

Photos by John Brent Click here to view a slideshow of the photos. [smugmug url="http://wauwatosawest.smugmug.com/hack/feed.mg?Type=gallery&Data=32946521_5MW3Xr&format=rss200" imagecount="52" start="1" num="52" thumbsize="Th" link="lightbox" captions="false" sort="false" window="false" smugmug="false" size...

Homecoming DJ Reflection

October 23, 2013

Like always, homecoming came and went at Wauwatosa West with a fun-filled week of spirit, games, football, and, of course, the homecoming dance. In keeping with the “under the sea” theme for the homecoming 2013 dance, the dance area was decorated with blue lights, and bubbles floated down over t...

Homecoming 2013 Friday and Pep Assembly

October 4, 2013

Photographs by Juli Johnson, Gabby Verette, Anthony Moroder, Jessica Llanas, and Rachel Campise At the pep assembly, students recognized fall and summer sports teams, crowned the homecoming court, and participated in human bowling. View a slideshow of these images [smugmug url="http://wauwatosawest.smugmug.com/hack/feed.mg?Type=gallery&Data=3230...

Homecoming 2013 Thursday – Color Wars

October 3, 2013

Photographs by Rachel Campise, Nick Moroder, and Maya Shiek Students dressed up in graduating year-specific colors and “tagged” each other with duct tape Thursday for Color Wars. For the fourth day of homecoming week, seniors dressed in blue, juniors in red, sophomores in yellow, and freshmen in ...

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