The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

Spyglass

The student-run newspaper of Westridge School for Girls, Spyglass strives to build community and evoke empathy through the medium of journalism. Comprised of passionate student writers, editors, designers, managers, and leaders, Spyglass is dedicated to ethical reporting that amplifies our unique voices to inform, entertain, and forge connection in the Westridge community and beyond.

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Click Here for November Editor’s Note…

Katie S., Staffer November 8, 2021

As of this publishing, we are exactly two weeks away from Thanksgiving Break. I think I speak for most students and teachers when I say that a one-week break from school is very welcome. Although we’ve...

Places To Find Candy On Campus

Places To Find Candy On Campus

Ilena M. and Lucia P. October 31, 2021

College Counseling By far the largest assortment of candy at school, unfortunately the delectables are only enjoyed by the Seniors. Mrs. Amos' Classroom After failing your Chemistry test, take...

What Your Favorite Candy Says About You

What Your Favorite Candy Says About You

Katie S. October 31, 2021

Kit Kat - You like cats. Gummy bears - You are very lonely. You don’t see these colored bears as candy, they are your friends. You name them Wilhelm, Chester, and Floyd. Starbursts - You’re a...

Imagined Conversations With Weird Neighbors While Trick-Or-Treating

Imagined Conversations With Weird Neighbors While Trick-Or-Treating

Eliza W., Daria H., and Verena W. October 31, 2021

The Neighborhood Dentists You: Trick or treat! Dentists: Here’s a toothbrush. Make sure to brush your teeth for at least 2 minutes tonight!  You: Ok. Do you have any candy? Dentists: Ha!...

Click Here for October Editor’s Note…

Katie S., Editor In Chief October 3, 2021

Welcome to a new year of Spyglass. We are excited to be back! This new school year comes with a lot of change—we have returned to campus, and all of us are trying to reacclimate to in-person learning...

Taking Care of My Curls:  A Journey and How-to-Guide

Taking Care of My Curls: A Journey and How-to-Guide

Isabella W. May 17, 2021
Beginning a few months ago, I introduced the curly hair routine to my wavy-haired friend in desperate need of a scrunch and plop situation. Since then, I have made a pretty impressive outreach to several other people including my friend’s mom.
An Insightful Conversation

An Insightful Conversation

Sydney S. May 16, 2021

Christella has been a second mother to me since the day I was born. She is the most caring person I know, and the best nanny anyone could ever ask for. While sitting on cold chairs in my living room, she...

A Dangerous Journey that Eventually Ends in Reward

A Dangerous Journey that Eventually Ends in Reward

Lilah R. May 16, 2021

On a brown leather couch that is all too familiar sits my Grandmother, one of the kindest and most passionate people I know. After a little bit of small talk, I jump right into the questions that will...

Freedom Trip

Freedom Trip

Kimberly C. May 16, 2021

Audrey Huang sits on an armchair, legs crossed, her fingers intertwined over one knee. She shares her disapproval of my posture and sternly tells me "Sit straight, Kimberly." As she delicately pushes her...

Journey to Freedom

Journey to Freedom

Luciana P. May 16, 2021

My grandma’s face pops up on my phone screen and I see her sit up a little straighter when she sees me. I assume she must have been scrolling on Facebook or watching Paris by Night, a Vietnamese musical...

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