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  • Band Concert to be held Tuesday
    8:34 AM

    The upcoming spring band concert will be held Tuesday, March 14 in the Niles West Auditorium at 6:00 p.m. They will be performing various pieces of music to showcase what they have been working on recently.  Band members have been hard at work, as they have been practicing for this particular concert for the past two and

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  • D219 Students Earn 54 FCCLA Medals
    8:09 AM

    District 219 students recently participated in the FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) competition on Friday, Feb. 17 at Harper College in Palatine, IL, where they earned 54 medals. The 32 Niles West students who competed earned five Most Outstanding medals, 10 Gold medals, 16 Silver medals, and one Bronze medal. Students from

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  • Niles West Students Compete at Regional Science Fair
    9:55 AM

    Students at Niles West competed in the IJAS regional science fair held at Niles North High School on Saturday, March 4. Thirty-one students from Niles West qualified for the state science fair. Freshman Balaji Venkat, Katherine Benstead, junior Emily Duong, and seniors Vijay Shah, Sedra Khan, and Alex Huynh all won Best in Category. Special awards were awarded to students from

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  • Niles North Hosts Board of Education Candidate Forum
    5:45 PM

    Niles North played host to a forum for District 219 Board of Education candidates led by student government representatives and Parent Advisory Council (PAC) members from North and West on Tuesday, March 7. District parents and students were also in attendance. Candidates Naema Abraham, Richard Evonitz, and Joseph Nowik all participated in the forum, where they answered questions

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  • February Science Olympiad Invitational Results Announced
    9:04 AM

    The Science Olympiad Tournament was held at Niles West on February 11 . Both the varsity and junior varsity teams earned third place overall in their divisions; 14 teams were competing. Individual medals were awarded for first through fifth place in the varsity division and first through third in junior varsity. The following students earned medals. Varsity Medals: Darby

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  • National Honor Society Blood Drive to be Held Friday
    9:32 AM

    The annual National Honor Society blood drive will take place on Friday, March 10 during all class periods in the wrestling gym. Both students and faculty area encouraged to sign up to donate blood. In order to donate, there are various requirements that the donors must meet. For a regular blood donation, students must be

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  • Send Off to Semi-finals Held for Echo Effect and High Fidelity
    8:38 PM

    This morning, a send-off was held for Niles West’s a cappella groups High Fidelity and Echo Effect. Both teams competed at the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for regionals and dominated both overall and individually. From there on, the two teams have been preparing every day for the semifinals. The semifinals will be

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