West Word

Reactions vary in regards to quarter-system schedule

Nathaniel Rudolph, Staff Writer

September 18, 2020

For many students and staff, this year has been full of unexpected changes and difficulties. Schedules have been one of the most challenging aspects of this new year. Building the master schedule for any school is a challenge...

First West cohort quarantined

Nathaniel Rudolph, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

This evening, Greeley West reported its first positive/presumed positive case of COVID-19.  The case is a student and is the first since the school reopened in August.  Greeley West was the last of the major District 6 high...

West reflects on start to school year

Glenda Torres Lopez, Staff Writer

September 10, 2020

As Greeley West finishes its third week of in-person learning, the question of how long it will last is a big one. Many students and teachers, already overwhelmed with the quarter system, have found in-person learning bittersweet....

Coming back to school doesn’t mean students stop working jobs

Jacob Evans, Staff Writer

August 28, 2020

Many Greeley West students pick up odd jobs over the summer to make money to spend during the school year. Others are less concerned about having extra spending money for lunches or fun with friends, but work to support their famil...

Government teacher pushes through in last month before retirement, still learning as he goes

Nathaniel Rudolph, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

For many teachers in the school, this new way of learning is easy to adjust to, figuring out the technology and complications of the internet. For government teacher Mr. Michael Conner, it has been a hassle to tweak his teaching...

This senior class will persevere, just like we always have

Kylie Worsham, Editorialist

April 22, 2020

To the Class of 2020, It feels like it’s been a lifetime of hardships sometimes doesn’t it? We started in this world after the tragedy of 9/11. Growing up we heard all about the awful things going on in the world around us...

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