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Niles West Water Polo Athlete Named to All-State Team

The post-season honors continue to roll in for the Niles West Athletic Department. Yesterday, the IHSA announced their 2017 Boys & Girls All-State selections and Alibjon Purelku was selected to the 4th Team.   Alibjon is the program’s first All-State selection and will be honored with the other 39 Boys’ All-State selections at the All-State […]

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West Students Earn Engineering Software Certification

Forty-nine Niles West students in Ken Albert’s Civil Engineering and Architecture and Introduction to Engineering classes passed certification exams in engineering software recently. Autodesk Certified User Certification indicates that the individual demonstrates the necessary attributes and skills with an official, industry-standard credential, recognized by schools and employers, whether users are attending college or entering the […]

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Neil O'Shaughnessy will wrestle at Augustana College

Wrestler to Continue Athletics at Augustana College

The Niles West Athletic Department announced that senior wrestler, Neil O’Shaughnessy, recently signed a letter of intent to wrestle at Augustana College in the fall. Note: Due to a coaching change at Augustana College, Neil was unable to be recognized at the actual National Signing Day event held at Niles West on April 12. There […]

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Niles North students won awards in the 19th annual TESOL-BE essay contest

North Students Received Writing Awards

Two Niles North students received awards in the 19th annual Illinois Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages and Bilingual Education (TESOL-BE) Association essay contest held this year. Shareez Yu received second place and an award of $100. Paul Silao received third place and an award of $75. The writing contest is open to […]

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West Boys Track and Field Team Going to State Meet

West Boys Track & Field Athletes Going to State

The Boys’ Track & Field team qualified 1o athletes to this week’s IHSA State Track & Field meet. The team finished 3rd in ​a ​loaded field of great teams at the IHSA Niles West Sectional meet last Thursday afternoon. The following athletes all qualified after amazing performances at the sectional meet: 1) Chris Erjavac-110m & […]

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Sedra Khan pictured with Nobel laureates and Niles East Alumni

West Scientist Receives 4th at Intel-ISEF

Niles West High School senior Sedra Khan is the fourth place grand winner at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel-ISEF) that was held May 14 through 19 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Khan was selected as an ISEF Finalist after presenting her project at the Illinois Junior Academy of Science (IJAS) Region […]

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Watch #LIVE: IHSA Baseball Regionals

Watch the IHSA Baseball Regional game on Wednesday, May 24. See the action #LIVE in the Maine West vs. Oak Park-River Forest game. Coverage begins at 4:30 pm. Watch at link here.   Niles North plays York High School on Thursday, May 25. Watch the Vikings #LIVE at 4:30 pm at this link. Go Vikings! […]

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Geometry Students Design Boats

2nd Annual Geometry Boat Races

On May 18, the Niles North Geometry classes held the 2nd annual Geometry Boat Races in the Pool. The Boat Project combines everything the students have learned this semester in regular Geometry into one project. Every group that participates in the races has successfully completed Phases 1 through 7.  This project incorporates Similarity, Pythagorean Theorem, […]

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