Senior Supplement and Superlatives Information Announced

By Isabelle Davis

March 9, 2011

Filed under Homepage, News

Students will have the opportunity to take pictures with their friends on Thursday, March 10 and Friday, March 11 in the student commons during all lunch periods. The Buddy Pics will be a part of the Yearbook and NWN's Senio...

Seniors: Principal’s Medallion Applications Now Available

By Rozy Kanjee

February 14, 2011

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Seniors:  Applications for the Principal's Medallion will be available in Mr. Osburn's office beginning Monday, Feb. 14.  The Medallion is awarded to graduating seniors who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and/or made profound contribution...

If You Really Knew David…

By Maggie Wibright

February 3, 2011

Filed under Features, Homepage, Profiles

Senior David Skuza steps onto the ice rink. Classical music plays softly from the speakers, with a violin performing its solo, providing a jolly “inspirational” mood for the figure skaters. He’s dressed in his favorite colors: a red shirt and black athletic pants along with his smooth black skates,...

How to Spend Your Snow Day(s)

By Rozy Kanjee

February 2, 2011

Filed under Blogs, Homepage, West Word

Good morning everyone, for those of us who have woken up around noon and haven't seen the outside world yet, it's the end of the world. There is snow up to my knees. The good thing is the fact that we don't have any school. Score for us seniors who don't have to make it up like everyone els...

Senior T-Shirts Banned for the Second Year in a Row

By Jeremiah Stymacks

January 13, 2011

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On Monday, Jan. 11, more than 100 seniors came to school with a controversial T-shirt that read, " SENIORS HE11 YEAH NILES WEST HIGH 2K11," in an attempt to display their school spirit. Students were required to cover or change their shirts,...

Q&A with the Homecoming King and Queen

By Maggie Wibright

October 21, 2010

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Congratulations to seniors Ryan Marohn and Nicole Moy for winning Homecoming King and Queen! Both had a lot to say about this great opportunity. NWN: Well, of course, how did it feel to win? Ryan: It feels amazing to wi...

What Homecoming Means to Me

By Seve Loubriel

October 20, 2010

Filed under Blogs, Homepage, West Word

Well, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, it's that time of year again: HOMECOMING! This time of year is full of excitement and camaraderie throughout the entire school. I know last time I blogged, I kinda complained about our school not being very supportive of the football team an...