Author and alumna Alexa Rudolph visits WBHS

Author and alumna Alexa Rudolph visits WBHS

Vaibhav Velagapudi

February 20, 2018


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WBHS alumna Alexa Randolph paid a visit to Mr. Stephen Toy’s Points of View classes on Tuesday, February 13, providing insight on her recently published debut novel while also answering questions about the writing process and her college experience. After graduating from WBHS in 2012, Randolph...

Varsity Cheer is Jumping for Joy for Ride to Districts

Varsity Cheer is Jumping for Joy for Ride to Districts

Deepa Jha

February 14, 2018


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Oftentimes, the ladies on the sidelines cheering for our sports teams are taken for granted. But as of Saturday, February 10, the Varsity Cheer team at West Bloomfield High School qualified for their Districts competition, and need us to cheer for them! The meet was held at Lakeland High School an...

WBHS MIFA Places First At Regionals

WBHS MIFA Places First At Regionals

Lauryn Azu and Madelyn Chau

February 14, 2018


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The Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association (MIFA) team of WBHS has earned the first place title at the annual Regional Competition last weekend for their performance of The Diary of Anne Frank. Now they are on their way to the MIFA State Festival at Chelsea High School this upcoming weekend,...

AAA Debuts Black History Month at WBHS

AAA Debuts Black History Month at WBHS

Jo Fogarasi

February 8, 2018


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On February 1, West Bloomfield High School’s African American Awareness Club presented a “Rise Up” assembly in order to kickoff Black History Month. The student organization invited Carolyn Clifford, from WXYZ News, to come and tell her story. As well as sharing a part of her life, Clifford di...

Teen Vogue: Michigan High School Offering Mental Health Class

Teen Vogue: Michigan High School Offering Mental Health Class

Brittney McNamara, Contributor at Teen Vogue

February 2, 2018


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WBHS Principal Patrick Watson spoke to the website Teen Vogue about the new Prepare U mental health curriculum here. See what he had to say below: As many as one in five young people shows symptoms of a mental illness, but mental health might still only be just a chapter in you health class text boo...

2018 Film Festival at WBHS

2018 Film Festival at WBHS

Christina Stevenson

February 2, 2018


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LIGHTS,CAMERA,WATCH! Come see “ This Is Not Offensive” and “Alvie” and more at Film Festival this Friday February 2 at 7:00pm in room 511 at West Bloomfield High School. 5$ for admission. “The process is honestly one of my favorite of the year its filming on location, knowing exactly ho...

Lakers Cap Off Busy Weekend

Lakers Cap Off Busy Weekend

Vaibhav Velagapudi and Ari Felhandler

January 25, 2018


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BELLEVILLE- The Lakers capped off a busy weekend with a resounding 64-62 victory over Belleville High School at the Fastbreak Invitational, just a night after losing to Hazel Park at home, 69-64.   This back-to-back provided consecutive challenges to the squad as Hazel Park came into the game u...

Satire: Random Instances of Spontaneous Combustion Amongst Students During Finals Season

Satire: Random Instances of Spontaneous Combustion Amongst Students During Finals Season

Eitan Shere

January 22, 2018


Filed under Satire, Showcase

Stress can embody itself in people in a variety of ways: some people grind their teeth, some fidget their hands, and some rock back and forth. These nervous habits can easily be seen at West Bloomfield High School, especially since finals season is here. However, a new phenomena has arisen amongst st...

WBEF Presents Grants to Teachers

WBEF Presents Grants to Teachers

Deepa Jha and Jo Fogarasi

January 22, 2018


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New year, new things! As West Bloomfield High School heads into 2018, teachers were excited to receive grants for various supplies and programs. In total, the district was awarded $22, 445 from the WBEF (West Bloomfield Education Foundation). WBHS was awarded 8 grants. A grant worth $1, 500 was give...

A Man of Music: The Unfiltered Adam Liebman Story

A Man of Music: The Unfiltered Adam Liebman Story

Ari Felhandler and Vaibhav Velagapudi

January 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlight

We sat down with West Bloomfield Senior Adam Liebman to discuss his burgeoning music career, his recent acceptance into his dream music school, and the passions that drive him every day.   What has inspired your affinity with music?   I’ve always held a pretty strong affinity f...

All-City Strings Concert Moved to January

All-City Strings Concert Moved to January

Madelyn Chau

December 19, 2017


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Siblings, parents, and musicians alike are scrambling to rearrange their schedules around the new date that the All-City Concert will take place. The All-City Concert is hosted every year, an orchestral concert showcasing talent from all over the school district. It includes orchestras from Abbott Middle S...

WBHS Robotics Gears Up for FIRST

WBHS Robotics Gears Up for FIRST

Madelyn Chau

December 8, 2017


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After a successful season competing in the Oakland County Competitive Robotics Association (OCCRA) series this fall, the robotics club continues on to their next season in the winter and spring. Veterans are looking up to another great season and hope to build an exemplary robot to compete in the FIRST c...

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