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Soaring through Senior Year

Natalie Lindmark

February 4, 2020

Most high school seniors are currently caught up in a whirlwind of big decisions, anticipation and being able to have one last time for all high school shenanigans. However, one senior has had a different focus in mind. Senior...

More than a Voice

Jillian Dunlay, Reporter

December 17, 2019

In April 2018, students proudly walked out of class to protest gun violence and support gun reform in a demonstration both planned and managed by students. The walk-out was not an excuse to skip class. Rather, students stood outside...

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Anime/Manga Review

May 15, 2019

MacBook Q&A

Kyler Murphy, Reporter

March 19, 2019

Technology Integration Specialist Stacey Rodina answers several frequently questions about student  MacBooks Q: Why did each student get a MacBook? A: “The District decided it was time to go to a one-to-one learner classroom. S...

Cheez-it Review

Kyler Murphy and Kennedy Kramer

March 19, 2019

There are so many Cheez-it’s in the world. How does one choose the best Cheez-it of them all? Here is our guide. Original Face it, some people are snack purists. They believe that simplicity is often adjacent to godliness......

The Spotlight: Multi-Media Edition

Hannah Cole, Managing Editor

January 25, 2019

As the new year begins, reporters of The Spotlight explore new ways to deliver interesting content regarding the community and BV West. Social media, videos, and podcasts are all making an appearance on the BV West news webpage. ...

Finally, Finals

Lauren Prehn, Editor-In-Chief

December 15, 2018

It's that time of year again, the end of year stress surrounding finals is in full force. For many students, these last few days are spent calculating what grades they need on final exams and cramming information from old units....

Teachers Stress and Sacrifice

Natalie Lindmark, reporter

December 13, 2018

The chatter among the halls year on year express the stress students feel that they're under, but have the students ever stopped to wonder about teachers and the stress they're put under and the sacrifices they make? With ever...

Winter Sports

December 13, 2018

Off-season conditioning and try-outs are behind them, the winter sports coaches are conducting practices and preparing their teams. Each were asked the same questions about team goals, leadership, talent and culture. BOYS BASKETBALL HE...

Christmas Movie Review

Rachel Zimmerli and Natalie Fiorella

December 13, 2018

Love Actually “Love Actually” is a tale of nine lives that all somehow get tangled up together. Set in England, the movie follows romantic and non-romantic relationships such as a crime writer and his foreign maid, a w...

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