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.

Spyglass

2021-2022 Staff

Masami H.
Faculty Advisor

Masami H.

Katie S.
Editor in Chief

Katie S.

Katie is a junior, and this is her fourth year on Spyglass and first year as Editor in Chief. In her...

Ilena M.
Managing Editor

Ilena M.

Ilena is a sophomore. This is her third year on Spyglass and first year as Managing Editor. Ilena is...

Hailey T.
Website Manager/Editor

Hailey T.

Hailey is a junior and this is her fourth year on Spyglass, but her first year doubling as the website...

Eliza W.
Editor

Eliza W.

Eliza Walpert is a sophomore who joined Spyglass two years ago. This is her first year as an editor....

Daria H.
Editor

Daria H.

Daria is a sophomore, and this is her second year on Spyglass and first year as an editor. In her...

Sophene A.
Middle School Manager

Sophene A.

Sophene is a freshman, and this is her third year on Spyglass. In her free time, she loves to write and...

Gia S.
Staff Writer

Gia S.

Gia is a freshman staff writer in her first year on Spyglass. Besides from writing, she loves to dra...

Hannya K.
Staff Writer

Hannya K.

Hannya is a 2021-2022 staff writer in her first year on Spyglass. She's a total bookworm and a devoted...

Lilah R.
Staff Writer

Lilah R.

Lilah is a freshman staffer in her first year of spyglass. She enjoys playing sports and hanging with...

Sarah L.
Staff Writer

Sarah L.

Sarah is a freshman staff writer in her first year on Spyglass. She is an oboist in Westridge's Chamber...

Florence J.
Staff Writer

Florence J.

Florence is a freshman in her 1st year on Spyglass. When not writing for Spyglass, she spends time in...

Ariana E.
Staff Writer

Ariana E.

Cindy C.
Staff Writer

Cindy C.

Cindy is a freshman staff writer in her second year in Spyglass. She enjoys ceramics, learning about...

Tanvi C.
Staff Writer

Tanvi C.

Reed D.
Staff Writer

Reed D.

Reed is a freshman staff writer in her 2nd year on Spyglass. Outside of writing for Spyglass, you can...

Katie X.
Staff Writer

Katie X.

Katie is a sophomore staff writer in her second year in spyglass. During her free time, she enjoys watching...

Mckenna D.
Staff Writer

Mckenna D.

Mckenna is a junior staff writer in her third year in Spyglass. She plays volleybal and likes to read...

Lucia P.
Staff Writer

Lucia P.

Lucia is a freshman staff writer who joined spyglass in order to have the ability to make a positive ...

Jessica W.
Staff Writer

Jessica W.

Jessica is a junior staff writer in her second year on Spyglass. She loves reading and going on lon...

Hannah W.
Staff Writer

Hannah W.

Hannah is a junior staff writer in her fourth year on Spyglass. During her spare time, she enjoys watching...

Verena W.
Staff Writer

Verena W.

Verena is a sophomore staff writer in her second year of Spyglass. She loves eating chocolate cake on...

Ella B.
Staff Writer

Ella B.

Ella is a staff writer in her 3rd year on Spyglass. In her free time, she enjoys screaming at her f...

Nitya C.
Design Team Manager

Nitya C.

This is Nitya’s third year in Spyglass and she is now the manager of the Spyglass design team and a ...

Maya L.
Design Team Manager/Copy Editor

Maya L.

Maya is the design team head and copy-editing team head. She is a senior in her fourth year on...

Columnist/Copy Editor

Izzy C.

Izzy is a junior copy editor in their very first year on Spyglass. Please reach out if you’re interested...

Izzy S.
Design Team

Izzy S.

Song is a sophomore in the Spyglass design team and has been a member for 3 years. They are an artist...

Bellamy S.
Design Team

Bellamy S.

Bellamy is a sophomore staff artist in her 1st year on spyglass. She is a part of the animanga club,...

Design Team

Ellie L.

Eva L.
Design Team

Eva L.

Addie K.
Design Team

Addie K.

Design Team

Abby H.

Design Team

Brittany A.

Lauren C.
Photographer/Website Designer

Lauren C.

Lauren Cho is a sophomore staff writer in her second year in Spyglass. She first joined to improve and...