New Teachers Blooming at WBHS

New Teachers Blooming at WBHS

Ashley Allen and Jasmin Lee

September 27, 2018


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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!

Video Game Club Prepares to Settle it in Smash!

Tre Briscoe

September 27, 2018


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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


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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


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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

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...

WBHS Offers Exciting Opportunities for Students

WBHS Offers Exciting Opportunities for Students

Deepa Jha, Editor

September 21, 2018


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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

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...

Teacher Spotlight: Madame Bishop

Teacher Spotlight: Madame Bishop

Tre Briscoe

September 19, 2018


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The French teacher, Madame Bishop (formally referred to as Madame Coe), has been teaching here for more than 18 years, touching many hearts and building many strong bonds throughout the years. Today, I sat down with her and asked her a few questions about her time here, and some of her favorite parts ...

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 ...

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