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Enter the NWN Instagram Contest for a Chance to Win an iTunes Gift Card

By Morgan Gstalter

August 29, 2012

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What are the Hottest Clubs?

By Mara Shapiro

August 24, 2012

Now that school is back in full swing, it is time to get involved with clubs and activities! It is very, very important to get involved in high school. The clubs and activities that you choose look great for college, can influenc...

New Gospel Choir Club

By Athena E. Hilentzaris

December 13, 2011

While the members of the new club engage themselves into the warm-ups that are accompanied by director Amy Brahnal, the president of the Gospel Choir, senior Toni Poyser takes attendance and makes sure that the members are consistent, for this club takes things seriously. As they move...

Osburn to Host Reading Hour

By Gabrielle Abesamis

November 29, 2011

Principal Kaine Osburn is scheduled to host the next Reading Hour session on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 7:15 a.m. in room 2040. According to Osburn, he will be reading his selections from the novel "The Yiddish Policemen's Union" by Michae...

Art Students Team Up with Third Graders in Howl-o-Ween Art Show

By Gabrielle Abesamis

October 26, 2011

[singlepic id=778 w=320 h=240 float=left]Fairview art teacher Katherine MacLennan and her 3rd grade art students team up with Niles West art teacher John Zilewicz and his students from National Art Honor Society to host a Howl-...

Niles West to Hold Annual Parade and Float Contest

By Mara Shapiro

October 21, 2011

The annual Homecoming Parade and Float contest will be held Friday,  Oct. 21 from 1:40 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The parade starts right after the Homecoming Assembly.  Float contest judging will take place at the same time as the parade. Clubs that will be participating are Filipino Club,...

Rock Out with the Rock ‘N Roll Club!

By Michelle Sproat

September 26, 2011

Room 1605: a regular PE classroom by day, but on Wednesday afternoons it becomes more than that, it becomes a “stage” for new and old rock and rollers. Spanish teacher Steven Lander tries to get everyone's attention over th...

Get Involved, Get Involved, Get Involved!

By Mara Shapiro

August 22, 2011

Hello, Niles West! Summer is over and it's time to get back to the daily grind of the new school year. The key word is "new." With the new school year comes new friends, new teachers, new classes, and new ways to get involved at West. Did you know that Niles West of...