Tiger Tales

Varsity football team’s new head coach

Lawson Sizemore, Sports editor

September 14, 2018

While students are getting back into the routine of school, the football players were already preparing for their first big game on Friday, August 24 against Plainfield North. This season being the first of Joliet West’s new...

Cross Country boys have eventful summer and season ahead

Freddy Ortiz, News editor

September 14, 2018

For many, summer is a time of relaxation in which students and teachers alike take a moment to refind their centers and prepare for the coming school year at their own pace. However, there are some who’d rather pick up the ...

Tips for freshmen from upper-classmen

Emma Athern, staff writer

September 14, 2018

Leaving middle school and coming into high school can be intimidating for any student. There are a lot of new faces and a huge building to work yourself around. Here are a few tips on how to make your freshman year go by smooth...

Academy coordinator becomes new Assistant Principal

Nicole Pizur, staff writer

September 13, 2018

The 2018-2019 school year has just begun bringing along many changes, including our new assistant principal Matt Narducci. Previous to this year, Narducci was a Dean of students here at West for 8 years until 2014 when he became ...

The implemation of a new tardy rule at Joliet West

Danielle Durak, Features editor

September 13, 2018

The new tardy procedure may be the best solution to cutting down on tardies overall. In the past, there was a loophole in the system that enabled students to be able to get away with a maximum total of 28 tardies before seeing a ...

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