10th Period (Clubs)

  • Mock Trial’s Journey to Yale
    8:30 AM

    Niles West’s very own Mock Trial team will be traveling to Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut for a competition this Friday, Sept. 30. The top eight to ten high school Mock Trial teams from around the nation will be competing against each other in a national competition. Rather than having their normal two to three months to

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  • Tribe Called West to Compete at Louder Than a Bomb
    8:29 AM

    A Tribe Called West will be competing in Louder Than a Bomb on Saturday, March 19 at 6:00 p.m in the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. In order to get in, adults have to pay $20 and students have to pay $10. There are four teams competing for the winning spot: Niles West High School, Rebirth

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  • West Feminists to Attend Leadership Conference
    1:30 PM

    Eleven members of the Niles West’s feminist club will be traveling to Washington, D.C. March 12, 13, and 14 to attend the Young Feminist Leadership Conference. The conference is a way for women to learn more about feminist issues around the world and organize ways to spread their activism. One of the main reasons West students are

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  • Chess Team Makes the Right Moves at State
    9:34 AM

    Niles West’s chess team placed 60th out of 146 teams at the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) state chess tournament in the Peoria Civic Center on Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13. As a team, Niles West won four out of its seven matches. At most chess tournaments, there are 10 students who attend the

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  • A Cappella Groups to Compete at Quarter-Finals
    9:15 AM

    On Saturday, Feb. 6, Echo Effect will be the first of Niles West’s a cappella groups to compete in the ICHSA Midwest Semi-Finals in Port Washington, WI. The other two groups — High Fidelity and Guys and Dolls — will be competing on Friday, Feb. 12, in DeKalb, IL. Tickets can be found here. Since 1995, Varsity

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