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Westminster Students Rise to the Top in the You Be the Chemist Challenge

Andrew D. and Daniel V.

May 18, 2017

Filed under Audio, Clubs, Student Life

Westminster students dominated the competition in the You Be the Chemist challenge. Westminster finished first, second, and third, and the winner will go on to compete in nationals in Washington D.C. this summer. Go Cats!

Making Miracles for Others

Evelyn H. and Allie B., Staff Writers

April 13, 2017

Filed under Audio, Clubs

CEWs service day was a big hit in the middle school. Listen to this story to find out about all the behind the scenes work.

MathCounts: Unsung Champions

Andrew D., Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Clubs, Student Life

  Do you ever wonder how incredible math students at our school continue to push themselves to new levels, or about the insane amount of trophies on Pete Davenport’s walls? The MathCounts team has frequently been...

Robotics Showcase Celebrates Successful Season

Anand S., Staff Writer

March 17, 2017

Filed under Clubs

  On Friday, March 3, the robotics team hosted a showcase to display the teams’ new robots. After school, all of the team members and interested students and teachers gathered in the STEAM room. After competing in many different tournaments throughout the year, the students had the opportunity to sho...

ChessCats prepare for State

February 27, 2017

Behind The Scenes: Robotics Club

Andrew D., Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under Clubs, Spotlight on...

Did you know that in the middle school there aren't only people who can throw but incredible robots too? In the middle school a lesser-known club called Robotics practices every day in the STEAM lab. Leah Roberts, a coach...

Westminster AQT

February 8, 2017

Filed under Clubs

In the Middle School, there are many clubs and activities that a student can partake in. One of these clubs is Academic Quiz Team, simply known as AQT. The middle school has 2 AQT teams; the sixth grade team and the seventh and eighth grade team. The...

The Art of Arguing

Kiran G., Staff Writer

January 27, 2017

Filed under Clubs, Spotlight on...

Debate is one of the biggest clubs in the middle school with almost 35 active members. In this club, members prepare for competitions with other schools in which they argue about a specific topic backed by loads of evidence. This...

Fast Speaking Middle Schoolers Bring Home the Hardware

Alex E., Staff Writer

November 9, 2016

Filed under Clubs

Holland Bald (Pictured on the left) poses with an award at Michigan. Photo by Jordana Sternberg Ever wondered how fast speakers use their talent? A select group of middle school students, including Yash K., Sam P., Ashwin P., and...

A closer look at The Wonder Book Club and the Crafting Club

Frankie S., Contributing Writer

October 11, 2016

Filed under Clubs, Spotlight on...

Wonder: The Wonder Book Club is one of the most “into it” clubs in the middle school. In this club, the members talk about Wonder, and the feelings of Auggie, Julian, and more. Also, they look at the book in many diffe...

What do the Westminster People do During Club Period?

By Robert H., Writer

September 9, 2016

Filed under Clubs

What do the Westminster People do During Club Period? The Westminster Schools is a home to many different people in the community. They call themselves a family. On Fridays, there is something called “club period,” and m...

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