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Junior Nathan Ray using Zoom for his virtual competition.
DECA takes a turn with Zoom
Madelyn Christiansen, Staff Reporter • February 25, 2021

On Saturday, Jan. 30, Millard West DECA competed in the annual District competition. Instead of traveling to another school and competing all day like previous years, members stayed at their home schools and used Zoom to compete. Millard...

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Due to COVID and students learning remotely, teachers had to set up scheduled times to create the students schedules through Zoom meetings.
Registering for the future
Jasmine Hermosillo-Padilla , Editor-in-Chief Catalyst Online • February 25, 2021

Starting on Jan. 25, West began the process of registering for classes for the following school year. This week-long activity helps students plan out their upcoming schedules with the help of their advisors.  In order for students...

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Pep band performing in the bleachers for a basketball game. Many of these students being seniors, they are enjoying their last year playing for the school. 
“Even when we weren
Pep band's anticipated return
Michelle Zhang, Staff Reporter • February 24, 2021

The Millard West Pep Band has always been an essential part of every sporting event, with students collaborating to bring the crowd together through music, as well as putting on performances during halftime. Compared to past years,...

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The varsity Dance team placed first in the Hip-Hop division and 3rd in Jazz. The varsity Dance team placed first in the Hip-Hop division and 3rd in Jazz.
Cats take over State
Jasmine Hermosillo-Padilla , Editor-in-Chief Catalyst Online • February 25, 2021
Senior Dominic Humm leads the team to a 10 point victory against Millard South. Humm had 13 points including one three-pointer. "Overall, it was a fun game," Humm said. "It’s always a good feeling to go out and beat your rival team, especially twice in one year. The game started off a little rocky, but we took control of it in the second half and came out on top."
Double domination
February 23, 2021
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