• Junior High Students Attend Orchestra Clinic
    11:19 AM

    Niles West High School opened its auditorium for young Orchestra musicians on Wednesday, Nov. 18  to participate in the Junior High Orchestra Clinic.
    This student-run clinic served as a reminder to the middle schoolers of  what they need to improve on upon entering high school as future musicians.
    “Our students do everything from setting up the stage

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  • Video: School Day Changes
    12:15 PM

    NWN reporters discuss the possible new school day schedules.
    The options for the schedule are 8 period 52 minutes school day, block schedule, or current.
    Video by Dijana Kalat, Taral Talati, and Alisha Thomas

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  • Harshil Damji: DECA President and Inspiration
    4:44 PM

    Senior Harshil Damji, is this year’s DECA President. Along with holding position of President, Damji is the man behind DECAlicious.
    Becoming President did not come easy for him though. In fact, it took years to achieve where he is now.
    Watch the video to learn about Damji’s amazing journey over the years to becoming DECA President.
    Video by

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  • Niles West Soccer: More than Just a Team
    8:40 AM


    he Varsity Boys Soccer team played its regional elimination game against rivals Niles North Oct. 21 at 7:00 p.m.
    In the first half, both teams played with extreme intensity, giving it their all to hold each other from scoring. It wasn’t until eight minutes left in the first half when North put the first goal on the board.

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  • Video: Band Concert Recap
    8:27 AM

    Tuesday, Oct. 20, the concert band hosted their annual fall concert.
    Check out our video highlighting the best moments of their concert and how band has influenced their lives.
    Video by Shannon McHugh and Alex Ehrenberg

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  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Detention Edition
    8:41 AM

    For the next two weekends, prepare to spend your day in the BAC. It’s not exactly what every student wants to hear, but on Friday, Oct. 16 at 4:00 and 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 23 at 4:00 and 7:30 p.m.,  and Saturday, Oct. 24 at 4:00 p.m., Niles West

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  • Marching Band: an Appetite for Excellence
    8:14 AM

    It is 3:40 p.m. on a Tuesday. The sun beats down mercilessly on the grass, foreshadowing the long rehearsal that will follow the inhabitants of the field until the sun is close to its end. Then all of a sudden, the far away noises of the recently released student body fade and a single note

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