Social Probation Rule Implemented to Control Absences

By Fatima Farha

August 29, 2012

In an effort to control excessive absences, Niles West has implemented a Social Probation Rule, which states that if a student exceeds 12 excused absences and four unexcused absences each semester, they will not be permitted to participate in e...

Cell Phone Policy Receives Mixed Reviews

By Hafsa Wahid

February 22, 2012

After about six months of testing the new cell phone policy, both positive and negative effects around the school have been experienced. Some teachers like English teacher Sharon Swanson believes that it doesn't make a big difference whether students are on their phones or not. "Students walk down th...

“You Make A Difference” Breakfast Awards Faculty and Staff

By Athena E. Hilentzaris

November 2, 2011

"You Make A Difference" for faculty and staff was held this morning at 7:30, honoring all the members that made a difference in the school with the usual breakfast. "You Make A Difference" is an award that honors the faculty and staff members who have had a pos...