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

2022-2023 Staff

Masami Hansen
Faculty Advisor

Masami Hansen

Ilena M.
Editor in Chief

Ilena M.

Ilena is the Editor-in-Chief of Spyglass. She's passionate about stories-- especially histories-- good s...

Eliza W.
Managing Editor

Eliza W.

Eliza is the Managing Editor of Spyglass, and has been a part of the Spyglass staff for three years....

Hailey T.
Website Manager/Editor

Hailey T.

Hailey is a senior and this is her fifth year on Spyglass as well as her second year doubling as the...

Song
Design Team Manager

Song

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

Reed D.
Website Designer/Editor

Reed D.

Reed is a sophomore, and this is her third year on Spyglass and her first year as an editor and website...

Tanvi C.
Editor

Tanvi C.

Tanvi C. is a sophomore and returns to the staff for a second year. In her free time, you can find her...

Daria H.
Editor

Daria H.

Daria is a junior. This is her third year on Spyglass and second as an editor. Outside of Spyglass, you...

Sophene A.
Editor

Sophene A.

Sophene is a sophomore staff writer in her fourth year in Spyglass. She enjoys reporting on current ongoings...

Katie S.
Editor

Katie S.

Katie is a senior, and this is her fifth year on Spyglass and third year as an Editor. In her free time,...

Staff Writer

Sylvie S.-J.

Sylvie joins Spyglass as a junior excited to put her half-formed screeds to good use. She is a firm believer...

Genevieve W.
Staff Writer

Genevieve W.

Genevieve is a junior and joins the staff as a first-year writer. She joined Spyglass to launch its first...

Kristin C.
Staff Writer

Kristin C.

Kristin is a current freshman and has been part of Spyglass since 7th grade during the pandemic. While...

Amanda S.
Staff Writer

Amanda S.

Amanda is a freshman, and this is her first year as a writer on Spyglass. In her spare time she enjoys...

Mirella C.
Staff Writer

Mirella C.

Mirella is a sophomore and joins the staff as a first-year writer. You can usually find her reading,...

Valentina V.
Staff Writer

Valentina V.

Gia S.
Staff Writer

Gia S.

Gia is a sophomore, and this is her second year as a Spyglass staff writer. She enjoys drawing, trying...

Lilah R.
Staff Writer

Lilah R.

Lilah is a sophomore staff writer in her second year in Spyglass. In her free time she enjoys playing...

Sarah L.
Staff Writer

Sarah L.

Sarah is a sophomore staff writer in her second year on Spyglass. In her free time she enjoys playing...

Florence J.
Staff Writer

Florence J.

Florence is a sophomore staff writer in her second year of Spyglass. In her free time she enjoys listening...

Ariana E.
Staff Writer

Ariana E.

Mckenna D.
Staff Writer

Mckenna D.

Mckenna Dahlen is a senior staff writer. This is her 4th year in Spyglass. She enjoys drawing, reading, c...

Jessica W.
Staff Writer

Jessica W.

Jessica is a senior staff writer in her third year in Spyglass. She enjoys reading, listening to music,...

Hannah W.
Staff Writer

Hannah W.

Hannah is a senior staff writer in her fourth year in Spyglass. During her free time, she likes to watch...

Sabina P.
Staff Writer

Sabina P.

Sabina is a junior and returns to Spyglass from her year long hiatus. She enjoys the opportunities spyglass...

Ella B.
Staff Writer

Ella B.

Ella is in her fourth year serving as a Spyglass staff writer and her second year developing Spyglass'...

Ruby S.
Lower/Middle School Staff

Ruby S.

Jacqueline L.
Design Team

Jacqueline L.

Alex S.
Design Team

Alex S.

Addie K.
Design Team

Addie K.

Abby H.
Design Team

Abby H.

Brittany A.
Design Team

Brittany A.

Miranda F.
Copy Editor

Miranda F.