Dance-less Middle School Dances

Sophene A.

February 18, 2020

The middle school dances have been a part of Westridge since its founding in 1913. Pasadena Independent School Directors, the organizers of the middle school dances, believed that dances would allow students to socialize with their peers. However, middle schoolers’ opinions reveal that middle school dances don’t always fulfill the purpose for which they were created.

“Generation Z” Tackles Service Learning

Ella B.

February 18, 2020

In late November, Westridge middle school advisories started discussing service projects designed to help the local community. The service projects have ranged from donating hygiene products and other helpful items for the homeless, and sending packages of useful things for soldiers. A lot of projects are still taking place, and some haven’t started yet. 

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