The Sterling

Improv Club Brings Funny to You

Arthur Gonzalez, Reporter

February 12, 2020

Morton West's Improv Club takes the "shy" out of students and transforms them into being more outgoing. As Improv Club is one of the many clubs at Morton West High School,  this club helps students begin to explore their passi...

Chili Cookoff

Devin Rogers, Reporter

February 12, 2020

The 11th annual Chili Cookoff, hosted by the Student Council, took place Tuesday, December 10th. The Cookoff is a competition among staff at Morton West to determine who can cook the best chili. Once the staff member cooks an...

Dr. Joshua McMahon Promoted to District Position

Izabela Rivera, Reporter

February 12, 2020

Administrative change has come to Morton West.  Principal, Dr. Joshua McMahon, started working at Morton West as a dean in 2009 and became Principal in 2014. The 2019/2020 school year will be his last year as Principal because ...

Sarai Gonzalez was adopted at a very young age.

Instant Family

February 1, 2020

Mental Health Awareness- Student Edition

Krystal Estrada, Reporter

October 31, 2019

  Mental health is a serious issue many people face. Many people like teens suffer from mental health issues everyday and with school pressure, it just gets harder and harder. There is a couple of students here th...

Morton West Freshman Academy

Izabela Rivera, Reporter

October 30, 2019

The Morton West Freshman Academy has opened for the 2019/2020 school year.  Dr. Joshua McMahon, Morton West Principal said, the construction was started in the spring of 2018 due to Morton West High School being “overcrowd...

Another New Addition: The Morton West Library

Jasmine Reyes, Reporter

October 30, 2019

An old but yet new addition to Morton West High School, out with the library and in with the new 'Knowledge Center'. The construction process took three months as the grand opening took place on September 4th,2019. The library...

Bathroom Escorts – Forget Hall Passes

Cathy Gomez, Reporter

October 30, 2019

Students at Morton West High School had been losing out on valuable class time and are now staying in class rather than using the restrooms. Last year, around January, Principal Josh McMahon decided students at Morton West High...

Why is having a good support system so important?

Alexia Gamble, Reporter

October 30, 2019

                                                                                                              In high school teenagers are faced with many confli...

The digital magazine of J. Sterling Morton West High School