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  • Facility improvements begin

    Facility improvements begin

    Brody Clark, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2017

    The city of Greeley has chosen to give grants of money to have a new field and track put in replace of the field and track right now. The city has put in around two million dollars to have everything done. The project had a late start but the outcome isn’t affected to bad. Everything is supposed...

    Construction crews begin to dismantle the football field and track in preparation for summer construction.

    Brody clark

  • Student preps senior video

    Student preps senior video

    Hailey Ortega, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2017

    On the last day of school, after all students are done with taking finals all students head down to the gym for the last assembly of the year known as the Senior Assembly. During the assembly a video is presented to the seniors remembering their last year of high school. Each year administrators in...

    Senior Jorge Jaquez films students as he readies the senior video.

    Hailey Ortega

  • Bell schedule changes officially cemented

    Bell schedule changes officially cemented

    Staff Reports

    May 12, 2017

    Greeley West administration officially released next year's bell schedule this morning.  The bell schedule was emailed to staff and uploaded to the Greeley West home page. Students will officially have seven periods next year on a modified block schedule.  Significant changes include an official...

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  • Flood of awards handed out Monday night

    Flood of awards handed out Monday night

    Michelle Lopez, Staff Writer

    May 9, 2017

    The flood of rain on Monday night didn’t stop the Greeley West staff and students from hosting their annual Academic Awards Ceremony where students are acknowledged and celebrated for their hard work and contributions to the school. Despite the awful weather, the evening started with a performance...

    Deigo Ruis is honored at the awards ceremony on Monday night.

    Peyton Book

  • Stuck up:  West faculty help raise money for cancer patients

    Stuck up: West faculty help raise money for cancer patients

    Michelle Lopez, Staff Writer

    April 26, 2017

    Have you ever wanted to tape one of your teachers to a wall? Students at Greeley West High School were given the chance to fulfill that dream last Monday. The Greeley West Key Club held a “Tape Your Teacher” event in the school lobby where students paid $1 for a strip of tape to stick a teacher...

    Ms. Kelly Stansbury is provided water from freshman Ava Stephens while being taped to a wall on Tuesday.

    Michelle Lopez

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Senior class ready for next chapter

This Saturday, Greeley West seniors will walk across the stage at Nottingham Field on UNC’s campus, marking the ending of high school, but the beginning of the rest of their lives. After taking the day to celebrate with...

May 22, 2017No Comments

West staff battle flooding after thunderstorm

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

Last night, Colorado got hit by a huge thunderstorm that caused an insane amount of rain and hail to be poured upon towns. Greeley West surprisingly got out of the storm with very little damage done to the school. The...

May 9, 2017No Comments

Students hope to earn college credit through tests

Tyler Holmes, Staff Writer

From May 1 to May 12, Greeley West students will take an AP or IB test each day.  There are two tests scheduled each day and testing will happen in two locations. The first location is FMS Bank across from the south...

May 3, 2017No Comments

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Football team kicking around idea of playing game in Florida

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

The last couple of years the Greeley West football team has been making history and they hope to continue to do so. The Spartans are looking into doing something that few other Northern Colorado high school football teams...

May 22, 2017No Comments

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Anything can happen in your March Madness brackets

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

March Madness is one of the best parts of sports all year long. There is a 68-team bracket where anything can happen, as history shows. People around America have made ...

March 17, 2017No Comments

Internet invades classroom

February 1, 2017

Student should show up to sporting events

February 1, 2017

Invitation to watch Special Olympics basketball

January 31, 2017

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Musical groups give final performance

Hailey Ortega, Staff Writer

Last week the band, orchestra, and choir had their last concerts of the year. The first night of concerts was Tuesday May 9 where the band had their senior farewell concert. The jazz band opened up...

May 22, 2017No Comments

Juniors get head start on future

May 10, 2017

Link Crew recruits new members

May 3, 2017

Poms team grows to 17 for 2017-18 school year

May 3, 2017

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