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WBHS Drama Department holds fall play auditions

WBHS Drama Department holds fall play auditions

Deepa Jha

September 19, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Left stage! Action! Curtain call! The West Bloomfield High School will be holding auditions for the play Our Town on Tuesday, September 19, in the auditorium after school.   Students will have to prepare a one minute monologue and complete the registration packet. Once a student is selected, practices ...

WBHS introduces Fine Arts Scholar Breakfast

WBHS introduces Fine Arts Scholar Breakfast

Madelyn Chau and Jo Fogarasi

September 13, 2017


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

This year will be the beginning of many progressions in the fine arts department. Recently, the newly formed Fine Arts Student Action Committee has decided that at the close of the 2017-2018 school year will be West Bloomfield High School’s first ever Fine Arts Scholar Breakfast. Besides adding a Fin...

WBHS Students Missing Summer

WBHS Students Missing Summer

Sarah Durack and Madelyn Chau

September 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On a grueling third day of school, students of West Bloomfield High School are already feeling withdrawals from their summer activities. For these students, summertime has ended, but the memories will last forever! Reporters Sarah Durack and Madelyn Chau took the time to ask a couple students to sha...

A Successful Summer for Film

A Successful Summer for Film

Eitan Shere and Vaibhav Velagapudi

September 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This past summer was a gold mine for successful films. Moviegoers were presented with an incredible variety of stories, from a deadly war for survival between an army of humans and a group of intelligent apes (War for the Planet of the Apes), to a pair of pranksters who hypnotize their principal into ...

Potluck Pandemonium

Potluck Pandemonium

Ryan Horwitz

June 12, 2017


Filed under Check It Out, Student Life

After a long weekend of planning, purchasing, and doubt, the potluck finally happened. This potluck was not just open to any old high school student. In order to eat, there must have been a contribution made to the potluck. Several students were involved, all juniors, including Stefan Najor, Kameron...

A New Day, A New Executive Front for NHS

A New Day, A New Executive Front for NHS

Ari Felhandler and Lauryn Azu

June 12, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Thursday, June 1 marked the start of a new era for the National Honor Society (NHS) at West Bloomfield High School (WBHS). WBHS’ most dedicated and academically prioritized student gathered to elect their executive board for the 2017-2018 school year.   The overwhelming enthusiasm was clearly evid...

2017 WBHS Homecoming Prep On Deck

2017 WBHS Homecoming Prep On Deck

Lauryn Azu

June 8, 2017


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Today and tomorrow only WBHS Leadership students will present their ideas for next year's Homecoming in Laker Commons. This year there are 17 potential Homecoming themes that WBHS students can vote on in the link sent to their student emails. "It really is student led! In student leadership we try...

WBHS Will See New Changes Along with A New Year

WBHS Will See New Changes Along with A New Year

Deepa Jha and Jo Fogarasi

June 8, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Stories, Student Life

This spring a bond passed that gave West Bloomfield High School enough money to have some renovations done. But what will be done by the time students arrive in the fall? Spectrum staff reached out to Patrick Watson, the principal of WBHS, and asked him about next year's biggest changes. One of the...

Iceland: A Trip Like No Other

Iceland: A Trip Like No Other

Emma Lundgren and Avani Samandur

June 7, 2017


Filed under Check It Out, Showcase, Student Life

Are you interested in going on a vacation like no other next spring break? If so, you should consider going on the Iceland trip. This trip will take place during spring break 2018 and around 30 students will be traveling to the magical country of Iceland. They will be abroad for six full days and pa...

High School Hoax?

High School Hoax?

Lauryn Azu

June 6, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

A  far-fetched tweet created by a recent WBHS graduate swept student Twitter feeds this Tuesday morning. Pictured above, the direct message displayed that Watson said if the tweet received 2,000 retweets, that school would end 3 days early. Of course, ending school early would raise all types of proble...

HOSA Excels At States

HOSA Excels At States

Avani Samandur

May 26, 2017


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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...

Emma Lundgren

May 23, 2017


Filed under Check It Out, Student Life

Love is in the air! On Tuesday May 16 all WBHS Choir students participated in the program's annual spring concert. This years theme was ‘Singing Is Our Forte, Love Is Our Song’. Each song performed had a message somehow related to love. Each of the 4 choirs performed various group songs together, s...

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