West Side Stories

3 Things to Know about the Parking Study at Tosa East

The proposed community parking zone around Wauwatosa East High School

Ava Beisenstein, Editor

October 5, 2020

In early 2020, the City of Wauwatosa was taken on by Walker Consultants to perform a parking study of the streets surrounding Wauwatosa East High School and the nearby Wauwatosa...

Wauwatosa East senior Theresa Bueckers finalizing a project for the Engineering Foundations strand at Wauwatosa West.

First Semester of District LAUNCH Program Provides Students With Real World Learning Experiences

November 12, 2019

Thirty One Wauwatosa West students are spending 2 hours of their day getting a taste of the working world. The LAUNCH program is a collaboration between Wauwatosa and Brookfield School Districts and allows students to choose and explore a career or interest "tract" through a combination of in-classroom work, collaborations with local businesses and field t...

New Start Times

May 8, 2012

Concluding an episode that had left teachers and students worried over school start time changes, the Wauwatosa School Board voted Monday to standardize all school start times. On Monday, May 7, the board adopted a new schedule for Elementary, Middle, and High School start times for the 2012-13 school year. High Schools start at 8:10 a.m., and Middle and Elementary Schools start 10 and 20 minutes...

7:40 or 8:00?

April 26, 2012

Under a new proposal to be voted on by the school board on May 7, school start and end times around the district could change. During the 2011-2012 school year, the schedule has been 8:00 to 3:07. Originally, district Superintendent Phil Ertl proposed for high schools run from 7:40 to 2:50 next year, but as a result of the feedback he received from parents and students in the district, he has...

The First Annual Wauwatosa All City Band Festival

April 21, 2012

On Wednesday, April 18th, the Wauwatosa West band joined several other schools in the First Annual Wauwatosa All City Band Festival, performed inside the State Fair’s Exposition Center Wauwatosa West performed alongside bands from Wauwatosa East, Longfellow, Whitman, Eisenhower, and from the elementary schools: Roosevelt, Madison, McKinley, Lincoln, Wilson, Roosevelt, Underwood, and Washington. ...

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