New Mosaic Motivates WB

New Mosaic Motivates WB

Jenna Anderson, Writer

September 26, 2018


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As students walked through the front doors on the first day of school, they noticed a new piece of artwork. Over the summer, a mosaic was created specifically for West Bloomfield High School and hung on the wall in the atrium. Jennifer Rosenwasser, the teacher in charge of the project, said, “The hope i...

New Clubs in Laker Nation

New Clubs in Laker Nation

Ilana Schwartz and Ashley Allen

September 20, 2018


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This school year at West Bloomfield, there are many new clubs available for students to join. There is a club for everyone, you just have to find the perfect one that fits you! Wanna get connected with the other Jewish students here at West Bloomfield? Join Jewish Club. This club was formed last y...

Equestrian Team Gallops to 3rd Place

Equestrian Team Gallops to 3rd Place

Jenna Anderson, Writer

September 19, 2018


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On Saturday, the 15, the coed West Bloomfield Varsity Equestrian Team saddled up for their final meet of the season. After participating in the competition, the seven riders finished 3rd in their division of District 1! Aanya Belsare, a junior and member of the team, said: “I’m really proud ...

WBHS Robotics Gearing Up for New Season

WBHS Robotics Gearing Up for New Season

Jasmin Lee, Writer

September 19, 2018


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WEST BLOOMFIELD ROBOTICS starts off the year with the introduction of a new game at the Oakland Schools Conference Center. OCCRA (Oakland County Competitive Robotics Association) is a program supported by the OSEF (Oakland Schools Education Foundation) that encourages students to participate in STEM...

WBHS Swim Team Blows Royal Oak Out of Water

WBHS Swim Team Blows Royal Oak Out of Water

Jasmin Lee, Writer

September 19, 2018


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The second home meet win in a row from the Lady Lakers Swim and Dive team against Royal Oak occurred on Thursday, September 13th. West Bloomfield has swam against Royal Oak before, but this is the first time they have won a meet against them. Also, since Royal Oak is in the same league, WB is one step...

The Bloomfields Battle It Out

The Bloomfields Battle It Out

Parker Semanson, Writer

September 18, 2018


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Lakers go all out when it comes to supporting our football team. Every game, we dress up according to a chosen theme. We come ready to yell all of our signature chants. On September 14, the Lakers traveled to the home of the Blackhawks, decked out in all black. BHHS wanted to show us up as best ...

What Made You a Reader?

What Made You a Reader?

Jo Fogarasi

September 16, 2018


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It’s 7pm, and you’re in bed, cuddled up with your parents, reading your favorite fairy tale for the third time. Or maybe it’s the fourth grade, and you’re sitting at your desk, about to begin the best series you’ve ever read. It could even be Friday night, and you’ve been waiting in line f...

WBHS’ Grand Opening for Open-House

WBHS’ Grand Opening for Open-House

Deepa Jha, Editor

September 14, 2018


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Anyone would tell you that putting a ribbon on something, makes it infinitely better. West Bloomfield High School had the same idea by doing a grand reveal of the new school. Parents, students, and faculty all gathered on the evening of September 12 to witness the ribbon cutting of the new school. The ...

WBHS Earth Club Works for Greener School

WBHS Earth Club Works for Greener School

Ashley Allen

September 14, 2018


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West Bloomfield High School’s Earth Club is starting up again for the 2018-2019 school year! The club held their first meeting in Joshua Barclay’s room on September 13 and was open to everyone. The club’s main goal, according to the official WBHS Earth Club website, is to “completely power the...

Spotlight On: YazTV

Spotlight On: YazTV

Ashley Allen and Ilana Schwartz

September 14, 2018


Filed under Check It Out, News, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life

Youtube started off as a simple platform to share videos nationwide. Now, people all over the world are turning it into a career. With limited age requirements, some people are starting to upload by the age of 13. Newly founded YouTuber, YazTV, has a subscriber count of approximately 155,000. Not ...

Parking Lot Panic

Parking Lot Panic

Jenna Anderson, Contributer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Check It Out, News, Showcase, Student Life

The bell rings at 2:03 PM. You’re in Mr. Larson’s class, the furthest room from the front of the school. You have 5 minutes to make it to your car and drive out of the lot before you’re stuck in line behind the parade of buses that leaves at precisely 2:08 PM. To make matters worse, parents pic...

The Power Of Music

The Power Of Music

Parker Semanson, Contributor

September 11, 2018


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WBHS’s very own orchestra teacher, Linda Trotter  surprised everyone with her television debut on August 31, 2018 at Aretha Franklin’s funeral service. Franklin, who passed away, at age 76, is known as ‘The Queen of Soul’. Her music had a huge impact on many people’s lives, including Trotter. Trott...

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