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Beyond the Minimum

Beyond the Minimum

Abdellah Mouslik, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Humans of W-L

Math teacher Ms. Jennifer Scher gives one of her students a signed Generals Period pass to study for the upcoming calculus test. She smiles at her student and assures her that she is always welcome to the math teacher’s room for help at any time. Her student smiles and walks out, knowing she will get...

Diversity at School

Diversity at School

Natalie Daley, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Humans of W-L

There are many students and families from all over the world at the school, and some of them do not speak English. That is where Mr. Jimmy Carrasquillo comes in.Mr. Carrasquillo comes in as the Hispanic Family Liaison at the school. He translates and helps those students and families to make their time...

Curtained cafeteria workers

Curtained cafeteria workers

Ariel Gill-Ehrenreich, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Humans of W-L

To the majority of students, lunch time is the most anticipated time of the day. When students go to the cafeteria they expect a lot, including a fast and timely lunch, well flavored food, and a diverse palette. However, no one seems to question how they receive these commodities. Most people do not...

3…2…1… Action!

3…2…1… Action!

Luke Dangel, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Featured General

Distributing food for the homeless, bagging lunches, and volunteering at AFAC on given  Saturdays. Those are just some of the many things that the school’s Action Team does for the local community, through the hard work of students. Action Team is a club that allows students to participate in the...

Cycling through School

Cycling through School

Sophie Muir, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Humans of W-L

Suddenly, he is interrupted by a wooden board that is about a foot tall. He swiftly gets off the bike, hoists it onto his shoulder, and sprints across the board. By the time he reaches the end of the board, he can almost taste the finish line. Pedaling expeditiously, he concentrates on beating...

The Man Behind The Curtain

The Man Behind The Curtain

Sophia Bailey, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Humans of W-L

Mr. Glenroy Williams, commonly known as Mr. Glenroy, treads through the empty hallway, smiling at the few stragglers filing out of the building. Attached to his hip, a small music player fills his ears with Reggae music and urges him to dance and sing along as he cleans up after the messy students. ...

Inspecting the respecting

Inspecting the respecting

Holland Forsythe, Opinion Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Featured General, Showcase

Students throughout the school can be seen wearing wrist bands promoting Men of Respect club. In fact, when members of the club were handing out the white and blue “Consent is Hot, Assault is Not #DoMOR @wlmenofrespectclub” rubber bands, several students shoved to the front of the line to ensure...

New book club meets to watch and discuss “The Hate U Give”

New book club meets to watch and discuss “The Hate U Give”

Julia Van Lare, Lifestyles Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under Featured General, News

English teachers Mr. David Peters and Ms. Jennifer Bruesewitz have brought a new opportunity for discussion to the school. The two have formed a book club that will invite students to read various books, including “The Hate U Give”. The release of the movie “The Hate U Give”, a film adaptati...

Maggie Jenkins’ tasteful lunch bags

Maggie Jenkins’ tasteful lunch bags

Anika Bahl, News Editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Featured General, Showcase, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Everyday, junior Maggie Jenkins brings a lunch bag from home with a box of filling comfort food on the inside and intricately drawn cartoons on the outside, both made with love by her father. The interaction has become somewhat of a tradition between the two of them. Mike Jenkins, Maggie’s father,...

Frisbee team celebrates senior night

Frisbee team celebrates senior night

Johnston French and Will LeHardy, Staff Writer and Editor-in-Chief

October 31, 2017


Filed under Featured General, Showcase, Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

While students tend to come out in droves for Friday night football and basketball games, one team that doesn’t get that much attention is the school’s ultimate Frisbee team. The boys’ and girls’ teams, comprised of students from all grades, had their Senior Night on Thursday, October 19, in a c...

Yarnell goes live

Yarnell goes live

Holland Forsythe, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under Featured General, Showcase, Sports

Senior Sam Yarnell has been working with the broadcast team at the school’s news show, The Daily Dispatch, since his sophomore year. He hosts his own segment, “Generally Great Athletes,” dedicated to informing students on the latest sports information every Thursday. As of last year, Yarnell has ventur...

Ms. Black’s IB elective is a healthy choice

Ms. Black’s IB elective is a healthy choice

Anika Bahl, News Editor

October 19, 2017


Filed under Featured General, Showcase

This year marks the fifth year that physical education instructor Ms. Beth Black is teaching IB Sports/Exercise and Health Sciences (IB SEHS), one of the classes that she is most passionate about. This year, she plans on implementing new ideas of hers to further enhance the course, but also reflects o...

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