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West Side Story

The student news site of West High School

West Side Story

The student news site of West High School

West Side Story

Helen Zhang

Helen Zhang, Print Columns Editor

Helen Zhang is a senior at West. She is the columns editor and this is her second year on print staff. In her free time, Helen enjoys baking, reading and sleeping.

All content by Helen Zhang
For some students, their high school years become a balancing act between their interests and what they believe colleges want from them.

The college conundrum

October 5, 2021
WSS looks into gun violence and its impact on students.

Call for control

June 3, 2021
Helen Zhang 23 discusses losing her native tongue.

Fading tongue

April 28, 2021
African American literature is being offered for the first time to ICCSD students in grades 11-12 for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Elevating untold stories

February 28, 2021
COVID-19 has altered the college application scene for prospective students to the class of 2025.

Class of COVID

December 22, 2020
West students and staff members share their experiences with COVID-19.

COVID in our community

November 25, 2020
I think A students will always be slightly ahead in a lot of my classes because of how their weeks start, said B student Howaida Musa 23.

The hybrid gap

November 14, 2020
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