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The Student Voice of Wichita Northwest High School

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The Student Voice of Wichita Northwest High School

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Introducing: Northwest’s Science Olympiad

Introducing: Northwest’s Science Olympiad

Fabiola Finol-Colina, Reporter February 22, 2024

For the first time in many years Northwest High School is bringing back the Science Olympiad team, and in such a short time span they’ve already achieved so much. The club is run by Sarah El-Sukar and...

Picture of a 5, 20, and 100-dollar bill on top of a sheet of lined notebook paper in a binder.

Budget cuts approach Northwest High School

Kit O'Grady, Writer January 21, 2024

While Covid is not over, the relief funding to schools is. Northwest High School is one of the schools in the district that will be experiencing losses. The district is short $42 million in the upcoming...

Seniors Josee Hoshaw and Jana Orief lead freshmen on a tour of the school.

Northwest Welcomes Freshmen to the 2023-2024 School Year

Kye Hill, Reporter September 20, 2023

Bright and early Monday morning, August 14, 2023, Northwest High school welcomed our freshmen. There were 367 freshmen students who were navigating the halls, learning about the school’s culture and...

Standard Referenced Grading on break

Standard Referenced Grading on break

Taccarri Brown, Reporter September 14, 2023

 The SRG grading system is a grading scale that has been increasingly used in classes. It is a system used by our teachers to help kids on their behalf with their understanding of the subject or even...

The northwest Pool entrance with a sign saying closed until further notice

Tragedy Strikes! Pool closed for the 23-24 school year

Trey Wimberly, Reporter September 6, 2023

Tragedy strikes! One of the biggest parts of the school is now closed for reconstruction. A little back story on the reason the pool is closed, the far wall from the entrance of the Physical Education...

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