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NBA Finals prediction pits MVP against super-team

Nathan Hawkins, Reporter

After an awful NBA playoffs that was headlined by blowouts, very few highlights, and just plain, boring basketball, we have arrived at the pinnacle event of professional basketball: the NBA Finals. This year, the Clevelan...

June 1, 2017 • Comments closed

Staff Editorial: Take advantage of free ACT tests at school

Staff Editorial: Take advantage of free ACT tests at school

Brooke Riley, Editor-in-Chief

2017 is the first year the NeSA test has been thrown out the window for juniors and instead a mandatory ACT will take its place. By now, students know and accept this change; some with praise and some annoyance. Althoug...

April 9, 2017 • Comments closed

Gender neutral pronoun: Embra”ze” cultural evolution

Gender neutral pronoun: Embra”ze” cultural evolution

Andrea Gonzales, Reporter

Still in the 21st century, we are close-minded toward the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) community. We are not respecting those who are “different” than we are. Oxford University recently adapted the ne...

April 8, 2017 • Comments closed

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Schoology to be integrated at Bellevue West

Sara Fogerty, News Editor

Starting in the 2017-2018 school year, Schoology will be integrated into classrooms for all grade levels in Bellevue. Schoology is a resource that allows users to create, manage, and share content and resources. “A...

May 19, 2017 • Comments closed

  • Conspiracy Theories with Jacob and Jerri S1:E8: Flat Earth May 18, 2017
  • New advisory period introduced to take place of Silent Sustained Reading May 18, 2017
  • Culinary Arts Club brings food truck atmosphere to staff May 12, 2017
  • World News S2:E18 May 10, 2017

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Teachers embrace summer vacation

Teachers embrace summer vacation

Andrea Gonzalez, Reporter

The last bell of the school year rings and everyone is ready to sprint out of the doors of Bellevue West to get their summer vacation started. Just like students, teachers are excited to get some time aw...

June 8, 2017 • Comments closed

Teachers Enjoy Their First Year At West

Teachers Enjoy Their First Year At West

May 30, 2017

Lemon announces Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championship

Lemon announces Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championship

May 29, 2017

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The Student News Site of Bellevue West Senior High School
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