10th Period (Clubs)

  • Badminton Club Returns to Niles West
    9:16 AM

    When most students head off to class or hang out at the IRC before school every morning, what they don’t realize is there is a more active and engaging activity going on in the field house: Badminton Club. Lucky for them, Badminton Club just started last week, and it’s not too late to sign up. According

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  • Mock Trial Wins 2nd at Skokie Invitational
    11:15 AM

    The Niles West Mock Trial’s Red Team took 2nd place out of 11 schools at the Skokie Invitational this past Thursday, Jan. 27 held at the Skokie Court House. Even though some members have received individual awards, this is the first award they have won as a team since its creation four years ago. Despite

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  • 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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