Niles West News

Reading Hour is now Reader’s Spotlight

By Fatima Farha

September 7, 2012

Reading Hour has been changed to Reader's Spotlight in order to make it easier for students to attend as well as to attract new students to come to the meetings. Reading Hour used to be a reading session every other Thursday morning, where various teachers and s...

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...

Reading Hour is Back

By Gabrielle Abesamis

September 6, 2011

The first Reading Hour of the school year is scheduled for this Thursday, Sept. 8 at 7:15 a.m. in room 2040 hosted by Andew Jeter, Literacy Center coordinator. Reading Hour is held every other Thursday, and a different Nile...

Last Reading Hour of the Year to be Held this Thursday

By Ivana Kosir

May 17, 2011

The last Reading Hour of the 2010-2011 school year will be held in room 2040 on this Thursday, May 19 at 7:15 a.m. The first 25 people will have the choice of receiving coupons to Chipotle for either a free chips and guacamole or a buy a burrito, get one free. Students will be reading excer...

Chipotle Incentive Succeeds at Reading Hour (Comment and Receive an Extra ‘Punch’ for Your Chipotle Punch Card)

By Nate Schapmann

October 15, 2010

Reading Hour, sponsored by English teacher Rachel Gross, takes place every two weeks before school in room 2040 where students listen to a teacher or staff member read--and this year have a chance to get free Chipotle. The...