Class of 2017 Leaves 90s Themed Mural

Class of 2017 Leaves 90s Themed Mural

Deepa Jha
May 29, 2017
Filed under Senior Issue 2017, Showcase

As West Bloomfield High School nears the start of summer, Lakers have to say goodbye to the Class of 2017. In one way or another, however, every class at WBHS leaves a legacy. For the Class of 2017, they left behind a mural. As most were born in the year 1999, this class will be the last of the ...

HOSA Excels At States

HOSA Excels At States

Avani Samandur
May 26, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

From April 27-28, 2017, West Bloomfield High School HOSA students competed at the State Leadership Conference located at the Grand Traverse Resort in Traverse City. Students participating in the conference included Jacob Allen, Mikayla Araquil, Rachel Arkin, Nicole Bakkal, Ishan Biswas, Claire Che...

The Senior’s Last Day: Senior Barbecue

The Senior’s Last Day: Senior Barbecue

Melissa Strome
May 26, 2017
Filed under Senior Issue 2017, Showcase

Seniors had a barbecue hosted for them on their last day of high school. Hot dogs, hamburgers, smoothies, and cotton candy were all options for these graduating seniors as they leave the high school and begin their next journey.  Not all students will be attending college in the fall. Some students are ...

Detroit Water Ice @ Franklin Cider Mill Now Open

Detroit Water Ice @ Franklin Cider Mill Now Open

Lauryn Azu
May 25, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Showcase

Attention WBHS students! Detroit Water Ice at Franklin Cider Mill is now open! On May 25 only, from 2pm-6pm all water ice will be free at the brand new location. Water ice, which is sort of like the frozen treat Italian ice, is smooth, cold, and comes in a variety of delicious flavors. It is a great...

Senior Issue 2017

Senior Issue 2017

May 23, 2017
Filed under Senior Issue, Senior Issue 2017, Showcase

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Spotlight On: Shizzy (also known as Shazal Khan)

Spotlight On: Shizzy (also known as Shazal Khan)

Avani Samandur, Deepa Jha, and Jo Fogarasi
May 19, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Spotlight

This week on Spectrum spotlight, we are highlighting senior Shazal Khan. He is an up and coming rapper who has music on Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal. You might know him from Twitter, as his account's musical shares haves amassed over hundreds of likes. Because of this, the Spectrum staff set out to a...

Lakers Taking Big Shot in David and Goliath Game

Lakers Taking Big Shot in David and Goliath Game

Ryan Horwitz
May 18, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Showcase, Sports

Tonight at 7 pm, the varsity Lakers Lacrosse team will be facing not only Lake Orion High School, but the odds stacked against them. The Lakers have had a tough season, winning only 2 games out of 11. Tonight they will be facing Lake Orion High School, a dominant force in the Lacrosse realm, ranked...

Student Government Election Results Are In!

Student Government Election Results Are In!

Deepa Jha
May 15, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Stories, Student Life

The students at West Bloomfield High School recently had their elections for their respective class representatives in student government. The student body votes on their representatives twice in freshman year, and then once a year for sophomore and junior grades. The freshmen who won were: Dhiya...

Spectacular Senior Showcase

Spectacular Senior Showcase

Emma Lundgren, writer
May 12, 2017
Filed under Literature and Art, Showcase, Student Life

19 seniors proudly stood in front of their artwork as members of the community and fellow students admired their pieces, this Wednesday, May 10. From photography and paintings, to metal work and sculptures, WBHS seniors displayed a wide variety of work, as well as presenting a mission statement that summar...

Carnival Chasing the Cure

Carnival Chasing the Cure

Ryan Horwitz, Jo Fogarasi, Deepa Jha, and Melissa Strome
May 12, 2017
Filed under Check It Out, Showcase, Student Life

The marketing classes of West Bloomfield High School threw another amazing carnival during all lunches on Wednesday, May 10. Marketing students worked the games, sold raffle tickets, and raised money for the American Cancer Society (ACS). Nick O’Shea, junior, is a part of the Sports Marketing Program...

Is the Gap Year Right for You?

Is the Gap Year Right for You?

Lauryn Azu
May 9, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Is the gap year right for you?

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Victory for the Ages

Victory for the Ages

Ari Felhandler and Ryan Horwitz
May 8, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

WEST BLOOMFIELD- A lacrosse intensity actively in display from many years prior returned tonight to this struggling Laker team.   The West Bloomfield High School boys lacrosse team faced off against Warren Mott High School on the Lakers’ home field. Each team desperately needed to improve u...

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