What’s Up, January?


By Gia Bexes, Staff Writer

With Winter Break coming to an end, the beginning of the new year and second semester brings a fresh new start for all of us. A new semester introduces exciting events that you can look forward to.

At West:

1/7- Junior College & Career Resource Drop in Day

1/11- Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs Niles North at Niles North (7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.)

1/16- Varsity Cheerleading Niles West Invite at Niles West

1/17- Day of Non-Attendance, MLK Day

1/20- Class of 2026 Curriculum & Activities Night (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)

1/23- Girls’ JV Dance Championship (8:00 a.m.)

1/25- Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. TAFT at Niles West (6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.)

Around West: 

Until 1/7- Ice Skating at Gallagher Way

Until 1/6- Let It Shine- Schaumburg & Northbrook

Until 1/15- Greektown Holiday Karavakia Display

Until 1/31- Holidays in the Loop