News

  • 10:34 AM

    Due to low enrollment, NWACE decided to cancel their social event planned for tonight. The Night of the Aces is a lock-in for student athletes. The purpose is to promote camaraderie within the student athlete body by playing games, having various activities in the open gym, watching movies, and eating. Some people said they were

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  • 1:37 PM

    A tentative agreement between the administration and the teachers’ union has been reached, regarding the dismissal of 10 tenured teachers, according to school board president Bob Silverman. If passed by the board and union, the 10 tenured teachers who were released by the board on Feb. 7 might remain as teachers in the district. However, according to

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  • 10:50 AM

    The Spring Spirit Week is just around the corner, starting on Monday, March 14 and ending on Friday, March 18. The themes: Monday: Pajama Day Tuesday: Hippie Day Wednesday: Neon Day Thursday: St. Patrick’s Day Friday: Red and White Day The week will end with the Spring Spirit Assembly on Friday, March 18.

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  • 11:05 AM

    Awards season is in full swing, and with the highly anticipated 83rd Academy Awards less than a week away, Niles West News presents to you our picks for the 2011 Oscars, but who will win and who should win are two different matters. Post your predictions in the comments. Whoever correctly guesses the most winners

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  • 5:12 PM

    In an attempt to clear rumors regarding the restructuring plan, the School Board called an impromptu breakfast with the student government at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 16. In response, the Niles Township Federation of Teachers met with student government representatives as well. According to board president Bob Silverman, the board’s main goal is to

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  • 12:02 PM

    Starting Thursday Feb. 24 through Saturday Feb. 26, Niles West Theatre will be putting on the play Air Guitar High in the Black Box Theatre. The play is about two high school kids, Cable, played by senior Leah Hummel, and Lindy played by junior Quinn Lawson-Hall,  who get an assignment for their U.S. History class.

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  • 10:13 AM

    As part of the Coming Together in Skokie celebration, the IRC will be hosting Filipino Day on Wednesday, Feb. 16. The Filipino Club will be performing Filipino dances, songs, and martial arts periods 5 to 9. Filipino food will also be served in the IRC.  Fruit carvings will be displayed 7th, 8th, and 9th period. Sherry Baehr, a member

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