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New West Cell Phone Policy Requires Students to Store Phones During Class

New West Cell Phone Policy Requires Students to Store Phones During Class

Jenna White and Olivia Watters January 26, 2023

Students were asked to place their cell phones in hanging wall caddies at the start of each hour on Tuesday January 24th. The cell phones remain in the caddie unless the teacher instructs students otherwise.  Tuesday,...

Opinion: Solve the Problem of Gun Use in Suicide to Stop Mass Shootings

Opinion: Solve the Problem of Gun Use in Suicide to Stop Mass Shootings

Aidan Barney January 11, 2023

With the recent mass shootings in Colorado Springs at Club Q and a Virginia Walmart still rocking the nation, there has once again been renewed debate surrounding what the county should do regarding the...

Zevory McGee Wright

Snow Days

Mya Wollert and Vanessa Henderson December 21, 2022

When Tosa West Senior Jadin Whitehead wakes up and finds out it's a snow day, his first reaction is to stay in bed.  “The first thing I do after I find out it is a snow day is go right back to sleep”...

Tosa East Students Visit Bruce Guadalupe Community School

Tosa East Students Visit Bruce Guadalupe Community School

Abigail Heffner, East Staff Writer December 21, 2022

On Friday, December 16th, around 30 Tosa East Spanish students and teachers delivered holiday gifts to kindergarten students from the Bruce Guadalupe Community School. Several Spanish teachers and upperclassmen...

Tosa West Honor Flight Fundraiser

Tosa West Honor Flight Fundraiser

Vanessa Henderson, Writer December 7, 2022

The Tosa West Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Fundraiser concluded Friday, December 2. Tosa West students and staff raised exactly 2,000 dollars for Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Tosa West Social Studies...

College Costs & Concerns

College Costs & Concerns

Ella Jones November 24, 2022

For Tosa West students and parents, the choice of which college a student attends is heavily influenced by the cost of college.  Tosa West Senior Edie Eckblad finds that college costs prove to be very...

Behind the Scenes with Technical Theater

Behind the Scenes with Technical Theater

Camille Socol November 23, 2022

As the house lights dim and the Overture for Seussical begins, stage manager Kira Kirby sits in an unusual seat; on a balcony ten feet above the audience, with eyes on every aspect of the show. As stage...

Behind the Scenes with the Technical Theater

Behind the Scenes with the Technical Theater

Camille Socol, writer November 22, 2022

As the house lights dim and the Overture for Seussical begins, stage manager Kira Kirby sits in an unusual seat; on a balcony ten feet above the audience, with eyes on every aspect of the show. As stage...

Military Veterans Teaching at Tosa West

Military Veterans Teaching at Tosa West

Vanessa Henderson, writer November 10, 2022

If you need help in math at Tosa West, you can find it in a small room in the back of the library. Educational Assistant Robert Dusel helps many students learn math. Students may not know Dusel is also...

Tosa West Celebrates German American Heritage Month

Tosa West Celebrates German American Heritage Month

Lauren Froggatt November 4, 2022

Wauwatosa West has concluded German American Heritage month. West has celebrated October with activities organized by German teacher Karin Awve. It was meant to highlight all the German-Americans who have...

Tosa West First Time Voters Participate In Midterm Elections

Tosa West First Time Voters Participate In Midterm Elections

Camille Socol October 27, 2022

Tosa West Senior Eleanor Hannan is looking forward to voting on November Eighth for candidates who will best represent her interests. “Some of it’s fear. I worry about the state of our world, and I...

BREAKING: POSTPONED Scholarship to be held November 3rd: Toasting for Tosa West

BREAKING: POSTPONED Scholarship to be held November 3rd: Toasting for Tosa West

Skye Mai October 27, 2022

BREAKING: This event has been POSTPONED until February 2nd! "After considering our advance ticket purchases and conflicts with school events, we've made the tough decision to change the date of Toasting...

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