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Recess: Time to Play, Study, and Hang Out

Isai S., Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Student Life

As the school year begins, students seem to really enjoy the free time the middle school schedule allows.  Many have been using their fruit break and assembly period time to entertain themselves and to get some work done. The...

Dress code opinions: Are the rules reasonable?

Ally M., Staff writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Student Life

What to wear today? This is a common question asked everyday by middle school students. With the dress code in place, it can be difficult to find a good outfit that also follows the rules. Many teachers and students from all...

Students Buzz About The New Cellphone Policy

Sofi H., Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Along with the start of a new year, a new cellphone policy is in place. The Dean of Students Heather Karvis has announced the change towards cellphones this year. The new cellphone policy is that phones are powered off, put...

Office Hour Hotspots in the Middle School

Henry S., Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Photo by Henry S. In the middle school, students try to use their time wisely. After school from 2:45 to 3:30, many students go and meet their teachers and ask questions during Office Hours. Math and English seem to be a very popular space to be during ...

Hitting the Books: Sixth Graders and their Favorite Classes

Taylor G., Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

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This year, the sixth graders began on a new journey- changing classes! Between math, science, world cultures, and others, there were several new classes for them to adjust to. But many didn’t have a worry. In fact, most sixth graders commented that they started the year with a fav...

Favorite Go-To Restaurants of MS Wildcats

Price M., Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

Filed under Student Life

  Many Westminster middle school students and teachers enjoy spending time with their friends and family, especially at a meal. The question is: where? For some, a restaurant is much more than just an eating place. Quinton E., a seventh grade boy, says Willy’s is a restaurant with lots of memori...

Fun in the Summer!

Alex E., Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Photo courtesy of Universal Image Group Summer! Most people love summer and look forward to it all year long. Students return to school in August after discovering new favorite locations. Many middle schoolers like going to t...

Out with the old MacBook Airs and in with the new

Alexander Z., Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Student Life

During exam week, Westminster students’ 2013 MacBook Air computers will be switched out for the newer MacBook 2016 computers. Every three years, Westminster leases the newest and greatest MacBooks. This computer swap has created a lot o...

Fidget Spinners spin out of control in the MS

Olivia H., Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Student Life

              Photos by Olivia H. Fidget spinners are currently the biggest trend in the middle school. They are used to help ADHD and anxiety, and they are also very entertaining to the eye. Sold on websites and in stores nationwide, fidget spin...

Last Call for the Lost and Found

Sadie H., Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Student Life

The lives of many middle school students can be hectic, so it may be hard to keep up with all belongings. Whether it’s books, jackets, shoes and more, the middle school lost and found helps students to reunite with precious...

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!

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