The Student Newspaper of Westminster Christian Academy

The Wildcat Roar

The Student Newspaper of Westminster Christian Academy

The Wildcat Roar

The Student Newspaper of Westminster Christian Academy

The Wildcat Roar

Hidden Gems in Curriculum

Hidden Gems in Curriculum

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer November 16, 2022

All students at the academy are required to take the basic core classes. Seventh to twelfth-grade students go through year-long classes that entail English, history, science, math, and an elective of choice....

(L-R) Scott VonderBruegge, Warren Smith, Dan Legters, and Chris Knerr pose in their spirit week costume at the old campus.

Back in the Day…

Anna Grace Likes, Editor-In-Chief November 16, 2022

Any junior or senior knows that, when going on a college tour, they always share some information about the dorms. There’s usually 2 general options: a modern or a community-style dorm. The guides rave...

An infographic pondering if a college education is the best option

A World Without College

Jack Nelson, First Year Newspaper Staffer November 14, 2022

It seems as though after high school, there is only one option: college. Any other course of action is less desirable, and less discussed. At Westminster, it seems like college is a predetermined course...

Westminsters Letterman Jacket -- available in the near future.

Will Every Athlete Wear Letterman Jackets?

Maddox Rosenberg, Image Editor October 31, 2022

Letterman jackets were a staple of high school sports in the past. Many of our parents used to sport their jackets proudly every Friday–every athlete from the football players to the dance team had them....

WCA Teachers as NCAA Athletes

WCA Teachers as NCAA Athletes

Emily Griege, First Year Sporting Staffer October 27, 2022

As most people know, it is a huge accomplishment to be able to play a college sport and it takes years of dedication and development to get there. College athletes make endless sacrifices throughout their...

Taylor Swift poses at the 2022 Video Music Awards, where she announced the release of Midnights.

Meet Me at Midnight

Alyssa Greco, First Year Newspaper Staffer October 20, 2022

Since she re-recorded some of her older albums, fans have kept one eye open for Taylor Swift's next big surprise. The release of her new album Midnights was revealed at the 2022 VMAs. The album is so much...

Alijah Hunter poses excitedly with her slice of pizza.

Food Trucks on the Plaza!

Elijah Schmidt, Web Design Editor October 10, 2022

 

Todays youth may not be  able to vote, but they can change the system in other ways.

Changing Perception, One Social Media Post at a Time

Raquel Herrera, First Year Newspaper Staffer September 15, 2022

The lack of youth involvement in current conflicts, debates, and government issues could cause the corruption of government decisions in the future years to come. Although youth under the federal age of...

Fit vs Fraud

Fit vs Fraud

Maddox Rosenberg and Ahren Muehleisen August 31, 2022

The fitness industry is causing mental issues, profiting off of lies, and misleading an upcoming generation. Teenagers’ body image issues and physique obsessions have skyrocketed in the last few years,...

STUCO is bringing a new voice to the students this year.

New Year, New Voice

Elijah Schmidt, Web Design Editor August 24, 2022

STUCO has taken many forms and filled many roles in the WCA Community. They manage events, represent students to administration, and help serve people in and out of the Westminster Community. This year...

It’s time

It’s time

Maggie Lindstrom, Managing Editor In Chief May 16, 2022

With that, my 17 years of being directly a part of the Westminster community, it is time to say goodbye and move on. So with that here is my review of my time here as a WCA Wildcat.  Westminster has...

The Dark Side

The Dark Side

Elijah Schmidt, Web Design Editor May 10, 2022

The Dark Side; A playful term used to describe teachers who become administrators. These teachers are going into the role of “the boss”. Making them separate and different from most in their community....

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