Wildcat Chronicle

Ariana Alcantar
This is Ariana's third year on the paper. She is a senior and an ambassador for the school. She is also president of the dance team “Alegria,” a member of the WeGo Global executive board,  a ROAR mentor, and part of the Foreign Language Honor Society. She also enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering at her church and throughout the community.

Ariana Alcantar, Editor in Chief

May 23, 2019
After many contributions to the school, superintendent says goodbye (Media)
May 01, 2019
LifeSmarts team place 3rd at national competition (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
Time capsule saves memories to be opened in 2050 (Story/Media)
Apr 30, 2019
Spare change to help climate change refugees (Story/Media)
Apr 21, 2019
Students celebrate Rainbow Week hunting Easter eggs (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
French exchange students enjoy last minutes in Chicago (Media)
Apr 16, 2019
Athletic director calls timeout, retires after 11 years (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
‘All aboard’ for prom (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Activities so you can enjoy spring break from home (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
WeGo Boutique offers free prom outfits (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Baseball informational meeting (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
AP exam registration now open (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Senior carries on family tradition in military (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Tradition helps fight against starving children (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
School announces late start for Wednesday (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Local last minute Valentine’s Day gifts (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
‘Little changes’ to stick to New Year’s resolutions (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Senior moves on from classrooms to battlefields (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
A sweet treat from the coffee shop during finals week (Media)
Dec 11, 2018
Tips to survive finals week (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Dance production to break hearts at annual showcase (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Athletes earn Athlete of the Fall Season award (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Annual turkey suit fundraiser is on (Story/Media)
Nov 12, 2018
JEA/NSPA Chicago 2018 (Story/Media)
Nov 08, 2018
‘Spooky Fest’ recap (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Halloween festivities around the corner (Media)
Oct 26, 2018
CBS reporter gives journalism students tips (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Senior athlete enjoys running lifestyle (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
CBS highlights government classes for national story (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2018
Women’s Leadership Club celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a treat sale (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Hard work pays off as Chronicle achieves a silver rating from CSPA (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Golfers head to sectionals Monday (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
WeGo Global focuses on 7 Elements to help the world (Media)
Sep 25, 2018
Democrats sweep ballot in mock election (Media)
Sep 19, 2018
New website helps students with college and career planning (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2018
‘Around the world’ recap (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
GSA plans homecoming week bake sale to bring club awareness (Story/Media)
Aug 30, 2018
New football coach leads the way by having fun (Story)
Aug 29, 2018
School unites German students with West Chicago Sister Cities Club (Story)
May 18, 2018
The clock is set for WeGo Drama to perform in under 24 hours (Story)
May 16, 2018
Reporter earns blue ribbon award for covering potential strike (Story/Media)
May 15, 2018
A thank you message to teachers from seniors (Story/Media)
May 14, 2018
Teachers’ advice to seniors (Media)
May 03, 2018
Spring musical Rodgers and Hammerstein’s ‘Cinderella’ will empower women (Story/Media)
May 02, 2018
Students and staff evacuated after a threat called into the school (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Teachers will work at McDonald’s to make school greener (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Prom brings back the Golden Era (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Benefit competition unites clubs at Feed My Starving Children (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Never Again events brings successful results (Media)
Mar 16, 2018
WeGo Boutique opens Saturday for those looking for prom dress deals (Media)
Mar 09, 2018
WeGo Drama offers 2 in 1 show to prepare for the Illinois High School Association competition (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Kid’s TV shows themed entry wins cupcakes war (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
A year without a birthday (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
LRC offers blind date with books (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Longtime union worker participates in Teachers’ Association march (Media)
Feb 15, 2018
The West Chicago Teachers’ Association members march to the district office Thursday to support their bargaining team at negotiations (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Who do you love the most? (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Special education students’ business supports teachers with “Wego’s Worth It Milkshakes” (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
8th grade Open House (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Turnabout switches proposal roles (Story/Media)
Dec 20, 2017
Grade-ins help Teachers’ Association members express themselves (Media)
Dec 19, 2017
For the first time WeGo Drama’s musical is chosen to perform at the Illinois High School Theatre Festival (Story)
Dec 19, 2017
Holidays in different cultures (Story)
Dec 18, 2017
The Holidays (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Preparing for finals is key to reducing stress (Media)
Nov 21, 2017
A letter to my grandparents: “Thank you, but please forgive me” (Story/Media)
Nov 20, 2017
Nov 15, 2017
Weekly Ink: Tattoos of the school (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Senior athletes sign intent to play volleyball in college (Story/Media)
Nov 06, 2017
Former Chronicle photographer published nationally (Story/Media)
Oct 23, 2017
Tailgate themed contestant wins chili contest (Story/Media)
Oct 11, 2017
Volley for the cure (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Murder mystery dinner performance fights AIDS (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Long time golfer, Jason Gimre, takes one shot at a time (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
We-Go Through Time parade recap (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Foreign exchange students get a taste of America (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
WeGo homecoming banners underway (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
What’s your advice for the freshmen ? (Story/Media)
Sep 06, 2017
“The Complete History of America” with a twist (Story)
Aug 21, 2017
‘Great American Eclipse’ disappoints students (Story)
May 26, 2017
Seniors athletes sign intent to run in college (Story)
May 09, 2017
LifeSmarts makes it to the top four in a national quiz bowl (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Foreign exchange program brings diverse culture to West Chicago (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
After introducing many changes, lip-dub is ready for Friday (Media)
Apr 17, 2017
Board of Education agrees to keep bus transportation contract (Story/Media)
Mar 23, 2017
New rules enforce order in the LRC (Story/Media)
Mar 22, 2017
Spring Job Fair provides new job opportunities for students (Story/Media)
Mar 14, 2017
What is pi? (Story/Media)
Mar 10, 2017
School stands up to empower women on International Women’s Day (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
Veterans of Foreign Wars hear students’ voices (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Dancing competition helps team grow (Media)
Feb 21, 2017
Season ends at sectionals (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
What does Valentine’s day mean to you? (Story)
Jan 18, 2017
Special breakfast recognizes hard work (Story)
Dec 18, 2016
Favorite part of the holidays revealed (Story/Media)
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Ariana Alcantar