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Science student shares research at state competition

Megan Battleson, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Science may not be the first thing that comes to students’ minds when they think of state, but junior Jasmine DeMeyer took her spot as the only Spartan that made it. After placing second at regionals and being designated as...

FFA students show off knowledge of flowers

Megan Battleson, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

When asked for a type of flower, most high schoolers would respond with the traditional rose or tulip, but two weeks ago, Spartan FFA members put their flower knowledge to the test at a floral competition. As a pillar in the...

Mattresses for money: band holds fifth annual event

Mo Duran, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

The fifth annual mattress fundraiser for the Music Boosters Program was back at Greeley West on Saturday, March 24. Front Range Unique Fundraising puts on this high yielding event every year for the music program to help the...

Travel Club enjoys Costa Rican Spring Break

Megan Battleson, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

While Spartans began spring break, 13 students traveled out of the country for a once in a lifetime opportunity. The day after students were released for spring break, the kids were accompanied by teachers Ms. Corrine Yahn, Mr....

UNC scientists allow AP students to experience college-level labs on campus

Brody Clark, Staff Writer

March 10, 2018

On Monday March 5, the AP Chemistry and AP Physics classes had the opportunity to go to UNC and perform a lab with one of the professors and equipment that the university bought. Not only were the students given a chance to p...

Group of DECA students enjoy state experience

Mo Duran, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018

On Sunday Feb. 24, the Greeley West DECAteam headed off to state to compete and spend a weekend surrounded by the best business leaders in the rest of Colorado. Each student got to participate in events. Spencer Evans competed...

West students head off to State DECA

Jacelyn Hays, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

On Sunday, eight students from Greeley West High School are competing at DECA State. Earlier this year, the students either took a test or role-played a business scenario to qualify for state. These students competed with other...

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