Grab Your Chromebook!

August 19, 2015
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This coming school year, each student will receive a Chromebook from the school! The distribution days are Monday and Tuesday (August 24 and 25). You can come either between 8 AM - 11 AM or 1 PM - 3 PM. This is mandatory, so don't forget to pop in!

Hail to the Veterans

May 22, 2015
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Written by Zoe Stack From the opening bars of the National Anthem to the last ringing notes of Stars and Stripes Forever, the night was designed to honor this country’s veterans. Tuesday, May 19th, the Wauwatosa West band played a concert titled, American Heros. This concert follows on the heels of...

Friends of Education Honors Hard Work

May 15, 2015
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Many diligent workers from around Wauwatosa were recently given a very high honor: the Friends of Education award. This past Tuesday, May 12, the Friends of Education awards ceremony took place at the Wauwatosa West Steiner Center. The Friends of Education awards are honors given by the Wauwatosa Education...

Eleven West Students Named National Merit Semi-Finalists

October 6, 2014
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A milestone has been made at Tosa West this month, as eleven seniors were announced to be semi-finalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. They were; Emma Bittner, Sabrina Black, Adam Carlson, Sam Frederick, Zaynab Hassan, Charles Koepp, Brendon Michael, Jacob Ng, Rachael Reis, Mark Salamon...

The Trojan Players Perform Grease

September 28, 2014
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As the Wauwatosa West High School Trojan Players prepare for their opening night of Grease, there is a good chance that you will hear a few notes from the song “You’re The One That I Want” booming through the halls. The Trojan Players wrapped up their third week of rehearsals on a high note. ...

Video: Tosa West on 9/11

September 11, 2014
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Students and staff's reflection on 9/11's 13th anniversary, produced by Wauwatosa West Broadcast Team.     Permalink: Watch on YouTube...

Wauwatosa West Students Travel to Tajikistan

August 16, 2014
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Many do not know where Tajikistan is located, but several Wauwatosa West students will soon be closely acquainted with the country. Four Wauwatosa West students and two teachers will travel to Dushanbe, Tajikistan to discuss their work with their peers from Tajikistan and Pakistan at the iEARN Photojournalism 2.014: Heritage, Hunger and Food Security from August 12th to August 20th.  Over 150 students and teach...

Registration Days Live Broadcast

August 12, 2014
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Aaaaaand the 2nd day is live in Full HD (AVC1080p) Watch on YouTube We are going to have a live stream of registration, here's the first day: Open in YouTube...

Students Model School Board Procedures, Express Views on District Policy

April 24, 2014
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School will start at 9 AM next year. The Wauwatosa Mock School Board voted 5-4 to start school at 9:00 AM instead of the current start time of 8:00 AM.  The decision was made at the annual student meeting held at the district Fisher Building on the evening of April 9th. “In the past I have referred...

Cold Days

February 13, 2014
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This winter has been one to remember - not only has there been a lot of snow and extreme cold - but the Wauwatosa School District closed for three days due to dangerously cold weather conditions. “It has been unusual to be called off this many times for cold and not snow”. said Wauwatosa School Dist...

Design Your Own T-shirt

January 8, 2014
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How would it feel to see something you designed being worn by over 2,000 people gathered together at one place? Just ask Kelli McCalligan, Wauwatosa West Class of 2013, and winner of the Education Foundation of Wauwatosa (EFW) Walk/Run t-shirt design contest this past spring. Kelli's winning design also...

West Students Go to Journalism Conference

November 25, 2013
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It was an early start to the morning and a crowded van ride for Wauwatosa West newspaper and yearbook students who attended the annual KEMPA Fall Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on October 18. KEMPA (Kettle Moraine Press Association) is an organization created over 50 years ago t...