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Dancing In Hollywood

Dancing In Hollywood

Parker Semanson, Writer

October 9, 2018

On October 6, 2018, WBHS hosted their annual Homecoming dance. This year the students voted for the theme "Hollywood". The school was decorated to look like the students were invited to the Oscars. You were even able to make your own Hollywood Walk of Fame star with chalk on one of the walls. There were...

Fun and Food at WBHS!

Students gathering during the pie-eating contest.

Deepa Jha, Editor

October 9, 2018

Spirit week at West Bloomfield High School brings many festivities- Homecoming, the powderpuff game, and Mr. WB. But one of the most anticipated (and most recurring) festivities are the lunchtime games. With the stereo booming out some beats, students take part in some funny games. Each game allow...

L-Girls Take on Powderpuff

L-Girls Take on Powderpuff

Jenna Anderson, Writer

October 5, 2018

On Wednesday, October 3, the L-girls took the football field. After two, competitive, 20 minute halves between the juniors and seniors, the juniors won this year’s Powderpuff game with a score of 18 - 6. During the first half, Chloe Barnthouse, the quarterback for the juniors, scored 2 touchdowns...

A Guide to Homecoming

The student section at a Laker football game.
credit to: @wbhs.leadership

October 5, 2018

I’m sure all of us can agree that Homecoming is without a doubt one of the most hectic times of the school year. Which is why I see that it’s only fit to lay out all the guidelines, rules, and regulations to make sure that everyone has the best Homecoming experience possible. The first step to mak...

New Teachers Blooming at WBHS

WBHS Staff
Courtesy of: WB school district webpage

Ashley Allen and Jasmin Lee

September 27, 2018

Kelli Mattson - Mrs. Kelli Mattson teaches CAD, Architecture, and Engineering. She attended Lawrence Technological University for Architecture and Eastern Michigan University for her teaching degree. She worked at Holly High School and in Architectural Offices throughout Metro Detroit before coming t...

Video Game Club Prepares to Settle it in Smash!

Members of the Video Game Club playing some video games.

Tre Briscoe

September 27, 2018

It's a new year at West Bloomfield High School, and our very own video game club is excited for what’s to come later on this year. The atmosphere is similar to that of a Christmas morning. Excitement, exhilaration, anticipation. The only difference is that this Christmas present is 77 days away. What i...

Macbeth, Macbeth

Macbeth, Macbeth

Janelle Karana, Writer

September 27, 2018

Macbeth has just been announced as the 2018-2019 school year fall play. The auditions were held after school on Tuesday, September 18th. To audition, a 45 to 60 second monologue from another Shakespeare play was required. After auditions, the email regarding information for callbacks were sent out. Th...

The Great Schedule Debate

The Great Schedule Debate

Parker Semanson, Contributor

September 27, 2018

Last year, West Bloomfield High School switched marathon days from Monday to Friday. The freshman weren’t the only ones adjusting to a new change of pace, the sophomores, juniors, and seniors also had to get used to a new schedule. When you stick to the same schedule for so long, it feels weird to ...

New Mosaic Motivates WB

The new mosaic of WBHS.

Jenna Anderson, Writer

September 26, 2018

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...

WBHS Offers Exciting Opportunities for Students

WBHS graduating class of 2018
Credit to: CivicCenterTV

Deepa Jha, Editor

September 21, 2018

Senior year is full of exciting things. Whether it’s graduation, prom, or Toga Thursdays, there’s something for everyone. As for the beginning of senior year, there is an opportunity for all seniors to plan for their future. West Bloomfield High School holds senior seminars for seniors who want to l...

New Clubs in Laker Nation

credit to: MI Headlines

Ilana Schwartz and Ashley Allen

September 20, 2018

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

Team members Alana Quirindongo (left) and Aanya Belsare (right)

Jenna Anderson, Writer

September 19, 2018

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 ...

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