EDGE Trip: Rockridge 2019

EDGE Trip: Rockridge 2019

Brooke Barnett & Karissa Ketter, WGSS GNN Features Writers   Spirits were high on the morning of January 15th, 2019 as 92 EDGE students piled into the bus for a three-hour ride to their destination: Rockridge. The camp had many things in store for the EDGE classes of 2018/19. Rockridge Canyon is a camp run by […]

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 An Autumn Night of Music

An Autumn Night of Music

What better way to start off the year at WGSS than to sit back and listen to WGSS’ very own choirs, bands and orchestra perform their fresh fall tunes? Whether you’re into today’s pop hits or the lively African vibes, the choirs, bands, and orchestra had mesmerizing performances to start off this year in music […]

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 2018 Club Day

2018 Club Day

Brooke Barnett- Writer/Editor October 30th, 2018 was the day the school hosted Club Day for students from grade 7-12. Wait, grade 7?! Yes, you really did read that right! Our school invited students from Dorothy Peacock, James Kennedy, and Alex Hope to come to check out the club options for next year! The day started […]

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 Pop Concert in the Grove 2018!

Pop Concert in the Grove 2018!

Are you a fan of famous pop tunes like All of Me by John Legend or Keep Holding On by Avril Lavigne? Did you want to see live performances of these specific tunes from your fellow WGSS students? If you answered yes to these questions, then most likely you have went the this year’s Pop […]

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 America’s Unsafe Education Situation

America’s Unsafe Education Situation

17 killed. Approximately 20 injured. With the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, it adds another tally to a shocking total of 17 school shootings in just 45 days into 2018. The process of the event was all just the same and all too familiar. Although the suspect in the shooting, Nikolas Cruz, was […]

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 Take Your Kid to Work Day!

Take Your Kid to Work Day!

Brooke Barnett, Writer  Why would anyone want to walk around with their parent all day long at their work when you aren’t even getting paid! Sore feet, tired arms,yawning mouths, plus you haven’t sat down for about half an hour! Then by the end of the day you think, ‘”How does my parent do this everyday?” […]

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 How to Stay Awake During School!

How to Stay Awake During School!

Lauren Kim Ah, sleep… The one thing that students never get enough of. Lack of sleep is one of the main things students complain about. Sometimes, it seems impossible to get enough sleep with the amounts of homework that we receive, let alone time to rest. I’m pretty sure we’ve all struggled with drooping heads, sluggish movements […]

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 How To Be Organized!

How To Be Organized!

Una Chang, Advice Writer Howdy Gators! Have you ever been in a situation where you got yelled at by a teacher for forgetting your homework? Have you ever missed an important meeting because you forgot? Have you ever been so stressed that all your hair was falling out? This week I’m giving you tips about […]

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TUFF Wally and Terry Fox are Back!

Matthew Kim, Writer Gators, it’s time to fight back cancer! In just a matter of weeks, even days, WGSS is going to do the Terry Fox Run and TUFF Wally once again! In honour of possibly the greatest Canadian ever and his contributions to the world, our school is going to participate and run towards […]

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WGSS’s Junior Family Feud

Lauren Kim, Writer Organized by the student council, yet another year of Family Feud was a success! From February 1st to the 3rd, teams of junior WGSS students competed against one another in a series of WGSS prepared Family Feud events for a chance to win $50 for the whole team. Family Feud is a question-answer […]

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