Olympian visits Middle School

  By Catherine Wang Westlake Alum and five-time Olympic swimmer Dara Torres’ 85 visited the Middle School Nov. 22. Torres, who won three Olympic medals at the Beijing Olympics, met with students and signed autographs. Director of Athletics Operations Darlene Bible, who was Torres’ swim coach at Westlake, organized her visit. Torres was in Los […]

Photography project allows students to teach teachers

Photography teacher Kevin O’Malley assigned a new project for his Advanced Photography II class called “Teaching the Teacher.” The project involves students showing teachers how to use Photoshop, reduce “red eye,” take great pictures with advanced cameras and develop pictures in a dark room. Students will also show teachers how to mount the photos. They […]