About Us

Niles West News is the student-run news website at Niles West High School in Skokie, IL. The site debuted on Sept. 20, 2010. In its first year, the site garnered more than 225,000 page views, 800 comments, and views from all 50 states and more than 20 foreign countries. Currently, we average 50,000 page views per month. Our best days have seen 5,500 unique views.
The NWN program has editorial and broadcasting divisions. Broadcasting courses produce the NWN News Show, while the Niles West News Newspaper Production course manages, writes, and produces all remaining content on the site.
Contact the Niles West News staff at [email protected].org


Lisa Rossa NWN Newspaper Adviser

Steve Lander NWN Broadcasting Adviser

Rachel Gross NWN Newspaper Assistant