The student news site of Greeley West High School

West Word

Sprint offers free tablets to qualifying kids

Hailey Ortega, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017

Filed under News

Four weeks into school, students are quickly realizing the homework load that they have. Many teachers give assignments for students using apps like Khan Academy and Schoology. All students use Campus Portal which is an app that...

Increase in traffic frustrates student drivers

Mo Duran, Staff Writer

September 6, 2017

Filed under News

Greeley West welcomed the new traffic congestion to start the 2017 school year. Kids and parents alike are finding that even with a 45-minute later start, leaving earlier doesn’t always mean you will get to class on time. As...

New lunch policy surprised, pleased student body

Ivanna Rizo, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017

Filed under News

Lunch is a glorious time to see friends, talk to teachers, but most importantly eat food after working hard for half of the day. Although the school provides lunch, Greeley West is located in an ideal place to go off campus to...

Student test scores improve, more work remains

Jarod Clark, Staff Writer

August 21, 2017

Filed under News

Greeley West High School’s test scores improved from last year and it wasn’t just luck that made the difference. Teachers really focused on getting students’ skills to improve last year and the date showed it worked when...

Senior class ready for next chapter

May 22, 2017

Filed under News

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 family...

West staff battle flooding after thunderstorm

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017

Filed under News

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 school...

The student news site of Greeley West High School