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Midterms: Make a Decision

Midterms: Make a Decision

January 4, 2017

Midterms: A word often associated with stress and all-nighters that occurs in one of the worst weeks...

Dress Code: Worth the Controversy?

Dress Code: Worth the Controversy?

October 27, 2016

Dress code is a phrase that is usually synonymous with sexism and slut shaming, yet here at Western it seem...

New Graduation Guidelines Proposed for Class of 2022

New Graduation Guidelines Proposed for Class of 2022

October 20, 2016

  According to the “Profile of a Virginia Graduate” bill passed by the General Assembly ...

Bond Referendum To Hit The Polls

Bond Referendum To Hit The Polls

October 17, 2016

A school modernization project will be voted on November 8th when Albemarle County residents hit the...

1:1 Initiates Its Second Year

1:1 Initiates Its Second Year

October 9, 2015

From the introduction of new principal Darah Bonham, to a library in the middle of renovations, this...

Honor Council Disbanded in Controversial Decision

Honor Council Disbanded in Controversial Decision

April 16, 2015

In a decision from ACPS administration, the WAHS Honor Council has been stripped of its status as a peer...