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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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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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West Fine Arts students earn almost $700,000 in scholarships

West Fine Arts Celebrate Students Earning Almost $700K in Scholarships

Today the West Fine Arts Department celebrated 17 graduating students who have earned scholarships in the fine and performing arts fields. The combined value of scholarships total almost $700,000! Visual Arts: Edie Alvarado, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD); Sarahi Rodriguez, Northern Illinois University; Jenna Moore, Arizona State University; Jazmin Alvarado, Tribeca Flashpoint; Zach […]

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Niles Central 2017 Grads

Niles Central Class of 2017 Graduates

Three Class of 2017 Niles Central graduates received scholarships from the Education Foundation. From left: Bekim Perovic, who will attend Oakton Community College; Tamera Pierre, who will attend Malcolm X College; Foundation Treasurer Ken Clinkman; Francisco Juarez, who will attend Oakton; and Niles Central Director Anne Hellmer.

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