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Spirit Week Kicks Off

Spirit Week Kicks Off

October 6, 2017

During lunch bundles of students dressed in various class colors filled the cafeteria with laughter, so...

Spirit Week Kicks Off With Murals

October 9, 2016

Friday was mural day.  Whose won?

Senior Mural!

October 2, 2015

Check out this Timelapse of the seniors creating their mural to kick off Spirit Week.

A Fond Farewell to the Golden Days of Skits

A Fond Farewell to the Golden Days of Skits

October 19, 2014

One of the staples of Western Spirit Week, a series of skits put on by the students of each grade as...

Juniors Dominate in Beat the Fanatic

Juniors Dominate in Beat the Fanatic

October 17, 2014

Tension filled the cafeteria air today during lunch as the four grades battled it out for beat the fanatics....

Sadie Hawkins: Are We Really Progressing?

Sadie Hawkins: Are We Really Progressing?

October 17, 2014

October has come,  and the Western halls are buzzing with murmurs of the universally loved celebration...

Spirit Week 2013:  Music and Trivia

Spirit Week 2013: Music and Trivia

October 27, 2013

Seniors clinched first place in Beat the Fanatics, edging out juniors with a last minute streak.

Spirit Skits 2013: Do they really improve spirit?

Patrick Andrews, Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2013

Filed under Opinion, Spirit Week 2013

Something this year struck me about the Spirit Week skits. It may have been because I was in one for the first time or because I just happened to notice it more clearly, but the skits don’t improve school spirit for all people. The skits tend to make fun of the grades above and below them - that’s all it is. Poking fun....

2013:  Students Start the Spirit Week Competition

2013: Students Start the Spirit Week Competition

October 4, 2013

During lunch, students from all grades gathered in their respective corners of the cafeteria and started...