The Wildcat Roar

Class Presidents Take Charge

Kelsy Cline

September 30, 2009

As the leaders for the student body at Westminster Christian Academy, class presidents take on the role to motivate and serve their class. Every May, students in grades eight through eleven contemplate whether they want to run for a role to lead his or her class for the following school year. Last Spring,...

Speaking Up as the Plane Goes Down

Laura Tarantino - Staff writer

September 18, 2009

If Dan Parris isn’t editing his latest footage, he might be dumpster diving for food. You might find him hitchhiking across Europe, or walking through the slums of Africa. In 2008, Parris started Speak Up International, an organization whose mission is “to make documentaries and narratives that...

Freshman Fun: Class of 2013 Retreat

September 15, 2009

Bleary-eyed freshman awoke Friday morning with one less groan in their mouths because instead of spending another repetitive day in school they would be out in the sun bonding with their small groups at freshman retreat. The student leaders of the class of 2013 outlined the day from the moment of arrival...

A Different Kind of Unforgettable

Christina Dohr - Features editor

September 9, 2009

Hiking through the downpour of North America’s largest temperate rainforest, watching the sun set over the Pacific Ocean, climbing to the penultimate summit of Mount Rainier, rafting for days on the Deschutes River valley in eastern Oregon, and never once taking a shower, just barely scratches the...

Seniors Already Looking to Next Year

Alex Cacciarelli - Staff writer

September 9, 2009

For Westminster Seniors, May 1, 2010, is a very important date. This is the date in which all high school seniors must choose which college they will be attending in the upcoming fall. While the date is still very far away, the decision marks a life changing commitment for each and every senior at Westminster....

Miss Determined

Tony Thompson

August 24, 2009

She can be found almost anywhere: Taste St. Louis events, Radio Disney, magazine covers, community centers, school, pageants, to name a few. She can showcase her talents to make a difference in the world. Madison Burke, senior, is on a mission to set herself apart. From fall to spring Burke is bombarded...

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