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Niles West News

The Student News Site of Niles West High School

Niles West News

The Student News Site of Niles West High School

Niles West News

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Announcement: Support & Healing Space Offered to Students and Staff
By Gia Bexes, Features Editor • Jan 30, 2023

Prior to the recent events occurring in Memphis where twenty nine year old Tyre Nichols was beaten...

The Idaho Murder crime scene.
West Reacts: Idaho Murders Updates & New Information
By Gia Bexes and Katie Rakocha Jan 25, 2023

Four students at the University of Idaho who lived at an off campus home in Moscow, Idaho, were stabbed...

Ms. Heseltons class learning the grapevine.
Freshman Dance Unit: Cool or Controversial
By Charlotte Herbert, Staff Writer • Jan 24, 2023

The dance unit has been a part of Niles West Physical Welfare classes for as long as most teachers can...

Illinois State Capitol.
West Reacts: Nabeela Syed Elected to Illinois General Assembly
By Rabia Chatriwala, Staff Writer • Jan 23, 2023

With so many new elected officials in the past few months, the 2022 November midterms were certainly...

Teachers Facebook Account Hacked with Anti-Semitic Hate Speech
Teacher's Facebook Account Hacked with Anti-Semitic Hate Speech
By Anna Lusson, News Editor • Jan 19, 2023

A hacker posted anti-Semitic statements on the personal Facebook account of a District 219 teacher two...

NWN Broadcasts
Boys pushing of the blocks to start off their run.
Niles West Track Sprints into the 2023 Season!
By Quinn Gilbert, Staff Writer • Jan 31, 2023
Diving Into Breaking Records
Diving Into Breaking Records
By Katarina Pljevaljcic, Social Media Editor • Jan 31, 2023
Ping Pong on Their Way to State
Ping Pong on Their Way to State
By Khadija Khan, Sports Editor • Jan 27, 2023
The eight seniors hold flowers while posing with their families.
One Last Shot For Seniors
By Danica Calalang, Staff Writer • Jan 26, 2023
Schejbal, next to last in line, poses with his friends at Wills Place.
Will's Place Brings The Community Together
By Evelyn Herbert, Photo Editor • Jan 31, 2023
Opinion: Give Me a New Chromebook
Opinion: Give Me a New Chromebook
By Ella Lindemann, Editor in Chief • Jan 27, 2023
Second Semester Jams