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West Side Story

  • There will be a band concert on Wednesday in the auditorium at 7:30

  • The choir solo and ensemble festival is on May 18

  • The annual "Get Moving For Healthy Kids" event is on Sunday morning

  • Make sure to check the final test schedule

  • Check @WSSAthletics on Twitter for updates on sports events this week

Stepping up from a store-bought Mother’s Day card

Stepping up from a store-bought Mother’s Day card

Samalya Thenuwara, Feature Editor, Feature Producer
May 13, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Video

This easy Mother's Day card has a bloomin' surprise. Outdo everyone in the family with this DIY gem.

Nick and Ethan’s wonderful cooking adventure

Nick and Ethan’s wonderful cooking adventure

Ethan Goers, Nick Pryor, and Mason Wang
May 6, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Humor, Showcase, Video

Ever wanted to see two people cook who can't cook at all?

Teachers read their Rate My Teacher Ratings

Teachers read their Rate My Teacher Ratings

Rate my teachers lets students submit anonymous reviews. These are some of them, read by teachers.

Mason Wang, Videogrhaper
April 27, 2017
Filed under Video, Video

Rate my teachers lets students submit anonymous reviews. These are some of them, read by teachers.

The Changing Climate

The Changing Climate

Nick Pryor
April 23, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Video, Video

With climate change being one of the most talked about issues of our time, what really is it? And how do young people today get involved in the fight against climate change?

Booster Club Pancake Day 2017

Booster Club Pancake Day 2017

April 14, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Video, Video

City High and West High put aside the rivalries to sit down, converse and laugh. All the while enjoying some pancakes to support the Iowa City School Districts' athletic department. The annual Booster Club Pancake Day took place April 8.

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