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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

Grace Yarrow
Grace is a sophomore, digital copy editor and Humans of West High reporter, this being her first year on West Side Story. Aside from sleeping, she enjoys debating, painting walls, and playing violin.

Grace Yarrow, Digital copy editor and Humans of West High Reporter

May 20, 2017
West High choirs participate in flash mob (Story)
May 01, 2017
Coral Ridge Mall announces new changes (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Des Moines Register recognizes Eugenia Chen ’17 (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Citizens gather to demonstrate support for science (Story/Photo)
Apr 21, 2017
Students make seed balls in hopes of saving Iowa monarchs (Story)
Apr 14, 2017
Fashion Friday: Damarius Levi ’18 (Video)
Apr 13, 2017
Choir director Jeff Knutson announces new position at Waukee (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
“Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. visits Iowa City (Story/Photo)
Mar 24, 2017
We tried meeting daily health recommendations for a week (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
Friend Crush: Mitch Gross and Brady Shutt (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
Foreign exchange program has potential to expand (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Teachers participate in various activities over winter break (Story/Photo)
Jan 24, 2017
Band students show talent in SEIBA band concert (Story/Photo)
Jan 06, 2017
Letter of recommendation: ASMR (Story)
Nov 12, 2016
“Spotlight” reporter visits national journalism convention (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
College representatives visit national journalism convention in Indianapolis (Story)
Oct 29, 2016
Statistic Saturday: Halloween spending (Story)
Oct 21, 2016
Experiencing height complications with West Side Story (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
Column: hallway etiquette (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
Memory Monday: gutters and gloominess (Story)
Sep 24, 2016
Statistic Saturday: the homework hassle (Story)
Apr 14, 2016
Joffrey Ballet visits Hancher (Story)
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