West Side Stories

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

September 10, 2018


Filed under Featured, School News, Uncategorized

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

2018-19 Tosa West Musical Selection

August 30, 2018


Filed under School News, Theatre

For the upcoming 2018-19 school year, the Trojan Players have chosen to do a musical in both the fall and spring.The musical in the fall of 2018 is going to Mamma Mia. The spring show is set to be the Little Mermaid. Both shows hope to bring a lot of traffic and success to the theater department. ...

Screaming in the Cul de Sac

Screaming in the Cul de Sac

Devyn Martin, Staff Reporter

June 13, 2018


Filed under School News

Wauwatosa West students Kyle Cvecko, James Lynch and their band “Screaming in the Cul-de-sac” is one of 12 bands to compete in the 14th annual Rockonsin competition during Summerfest on June 29th, 2018.  The band will play at Summerfest again on June 30th. “It will take a lot of practice to win Roc...

Tosa West Holds Annual Art Show

Tosa West Holds Annual Art Show

Myela Cooper, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2018


Filed under Homegrown, School News

Over 200 students presented artwork to the Wauwatosa community at the annual Wauwatosa West Art show. Students from introductory art classes to advanced placement classes presented art. “Most of them are actually pretty good. I didn’t think that high schoolers would have this much talent. This is the...

Wauwatosa West Virtual Academy

Wauwatosa West Virtual Academy

Katie Herring, Student Reporter

May 30, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Technology

Online schooling can have many benefits. It can be utilized for many different reasons and is unique to every student. The Wauwatosa Virtual Academy allows students to take classes online and receive local support. According to Wauwatosa Virtual Academy Principal, Dean Heus, there is currently aro...

International Students at West

International Students at West

Maddie Bishop, Student Reporter

May 29, 2018


Filed under Local News, School News

Getting on a plane, traveling out of the country you’ve grown up in your whole life, and coming to a new one to live with strangers for a year. It may sound like a difficult experience but this is what exchange students do every year coming into West. The exchange program here is an amazing experience...

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 ...

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...

Competitive Video Gaming “eSports” Team Starts at Tosa West

Competitive Video Gaming “eSports” Team Starts at Tosa West

Sam Wade, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Featured, School News, Sports

Wauwatosa West students now have the opportunity to compete with other schools in the new eSports club founded this year. eSports is the term used to describe competitive gaming. Some of the most popular eSport games at the moment are Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), League of Legends (Leagu...

Multicultural Fair Offers Tosa West Community Opportunities to Explore Cultures

Multicultural Fair Offers Tosa West Community Opportunities to Explore Cultures

Molly Dorley

March 27, 2018


Filed under Featured, Local News, School News

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 teacher Catherine Munoz and a group of dedicated students are gearing up to showcase the multiple cultures within Wauwat...

Students Participate in Nationwide School Walkout

Students Participate in Nationwide School Walkout

Molly Dorley, Reporter

March 25, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, School News, Uncategorized

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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