Niles West News

GCSI Greens Up the District

By Mara Shapiro

February 15, 2012

Have you ever wondered how the school came to own those special water bottle-fitted water fountains? Or the new outdoor classroom? Well, thanks to the district -wide club, Green Council for School Improvement,we now have these special, eco-friendly amenities. The club was first star...

N.A.R.W.H.A.L.S: Saving the Environment One Tree at a Time

By Angie Barnas and Milana Pehar

November 9, 2011

Is the restoration of natural areas important to you? The N.A.R.W.H.A.L.S. club is all about restoring the natural environment and helping out all living species. Restoration work, plant monitoring, and frog monitoring is a big part of...

It’s Earth Day: Let’s All Become More Environmentally Aware

By Rozy Kanjee

April 22, 2011

Happy Earth Day! This year's theme is A Billion Acts of Green.You didn't know it was Earth Day? You didn't know Earth Day had themes? Don't worry, that's what I'm here for. To help our school become more environmentally aware here's a tutorial to APES: APES 101. Let me guess, your first...