New art therapy class offered to WBHS students

New art therapy class offered to WBHS students

Sarah Durack and Christina Stevenson

November 20, 2017


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West Bloomfield High School is opening up its doors to help students cope with stress in a fun way. There is now a new class that offers art therapy as a way to practice mindfulness and use art to destress. The first class will take place on Monday December 4 after school from 2:15-3:15, and will cost $...

What to look forward to for U-Matter Week 2017

What to look forward to for U-Matter Week 2017

Jo Fogarasi and Sarah Durack

November 6, 2017


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After such an inspiring and successful U-Matter week last year, students of West Bloomfield High School decided to uphold the tradition with this year's U-Matter Week. U-Matter Week is taking place from Monday, November 6 to Friday, November 10, and on each day will be a different activity relating t...

Inspirational speaker Mike Smith to speak at U-Matter Week

Inspirational speaker Mike Smith to speak at U-Matter Week

Deepa Jha

November 3, 2017


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As students anxiously await the fun events of the year's U-Matter Week, many are wondering who the guest speaker is. The only information that most know currently is that the guest speaker is Mike Smith. The assembly will take place on Tuesday, November 7. But who is Mike Smith? He is a nationall...

Water Pipe Break Leaves Communities Without Water

Water Pipe Break Leaves Communities Without Water

Eitan Shere, Jo Fogarasi, and Deepa Jha

November 1, 2017


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                Twelve communities in Oakland County were under a boil water advisory as a result of a main water pipe breakage. It affected 304,970 people, 51,000 of which are without water in their homes. As officials are still trying to figure out the cause of the break, schools, hospit...

First Lady Melanie Trump visits Orchard Lake Middle School

First Lady Melanie Trump visits Orchard Lake Middle School

Madelyn Chau, Christina Stevenson

October 27, 2017


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The government decides to take its first active step towards ending bullying in a visit from the first lady. On Monday, October 23, Melania Trump traversed all the way to Orchard Lake Middle School in the West Bloomfield School District in order to speak out on her new initiative, “No One Eats Alon...

WBHS seniors excel at On-Site Admissions Day

WBHS seniors excel at On-Site Admissions Day

Christina Stevenson

October 25, 2017


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Seniors of West Bloomfield High School recently received an exciting opportunity to meet with college representatives on Wednesday, October 18. This annual event is known as on-site admissions, where dozens of WBHS seniors were accepted to college for the fist time.  Students sign up for the event beforehand an...

Prism Concert to be held this Wednesday

Prism Concert to be held this Wednesday

Sarah Durack

October 17, 2017


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The Prism Concert is the annual concert that celebrates all the choirs, bands, and orchestras at West Bloomfield High School. It will be held in the WBHS auditorium on Wednesday, October 17 and all students and their families are invited. Every section gets its own chance to perform, and at the end ...

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Shirts Go on Sale

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Shirts Go on Sale

Deepa Jha

October 17, 2017


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          As football season comes to a close, WBHS’ support for those who need help is still going strong. On Friday, October 20, West Bloomfield High School is having their last regular season football game. Along with enjoying the last game, students can also enjoy free admission with the p...

Annual Mr. WB Contest Takes Place at WBHS

Annual Mr. WB Contest Takes Place at WBHS

Jo Fograssi and Deepa Jha

October 12, 2017


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          Throughout the years, TV has given us shows like “Honey Boo Boo”, “Toddlers and Tiaras”, and “Miss America." What do all of these shows all have in common? Beauty pageants!           On Wednesday, October 4, West Bloomfield High School held their annual Mr. WB Beauty...

First annual alumni tailgate to take place at WBHS Homecoming

First annual alumni tailgate to take place at WBHS Homecoming

Madelyn Chau

October 5, 2017


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It is Homecoming week, which comes with many events and celebrations for students, faculty and the greater West Bloomfield community to partake in.  This year WBHS is introducing the very first Homecoming tailgate specifically for WBHS alumni, that will take place on Friday, October 6, inviting gra...

Your Guide to Homecoming 2017

Your Guide to Homecoming 2017

Deepa Jha

October 2, 2017


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The best time of the year has arrived, it’s Homecoming Week! Get ready Lakers because the spirit days for Homecoming have been revealed! Monday: Detroit Sports Day Tuesday: Smarty Pants Day Wednesday: USA Day Thursday: Laker Pride Day (for seniors it will be Toga Day) Friday: Class Co...

Introducing Flexible Furniture at WBHS

Introducing Flexible Furniture at WBHS

Deepa Jha

September 22, 2017


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Anyone who walks into Honors and AP Chemistry teacher Mrs. Mervet Ismail’s classroom can immediately see that something is different. In her room, you can find new desks that can rotate, have adjustable seats, and can move freely around the room. The desks were received as a part of a the Flexible Furniture Pr...

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