Modern Day Heroes

December 4, 2020

People all around the world have been influenced by people in their lives whom they look up to. A modern-day hero is someone who is fighting for a greater cause and making a difference in the world. Everyone...

Choir’s Approach to COVID-19

November 13, 2020

The WSMS choir is taking new precautions to prevent the spread of Covid-19. In 2020 at Willow Springs Middle School, the choir students have to wear masks and face shields to keep from getting sick. “We’re...

Diversity Action Team

November 11, 2020

Since August, once a month over Zoom, Lovejoy ISD comes together to promote diversity in the community through its first Diversity Action Team. The Diversity Action Team works to embrace our differences,...

How Does Homework Affect Students’ Learning?

November 9, 2020

WSMS is one of the many, many schools that give out homework. Roberto Nevelis of Venice, Italy, is often credited with having invented homework in 1095. Homework was created and spread to “help” students,...

How to Entertain Yourself in Quarantine

November 9, 2020

People all around the world are dealing with the effects of Covid-19. Quarantine, masks, and social distancing are the new normal. This creates a socialization nightmare for many families, children, and...

WSMS Cross Country

November 9, 2020

The 2020-2021 Cross Country season started on Tuesday, September 29, at WSMS. For many students, this is their first year to run cross country. On the 29th, Lovejoy went up against Highland Park, and on...

Can Halloween Still Go On?

November 9, 2020

Widely celebrated across the world, Halloween includes trick-or-treating, scary costumes, pumpkins, and loads of sugary treats. But this 2020 Halloween might look a little different. With COVID-19, we...

How Students Feel About the School Phone Policy

November 9, 2020

Many WSMS students have different thoughts about the school phone policy, which was put in place last year, and banned the use of phones at school. “I’m okay with the policy. Overall, I think it’s...

Holiday Traditions

November 9, 2020

Throughout the year, students love to celebrate their favorite holidays. Everyone has their own way of celebrating what they believe in and they wanted to share a little bit of what they love doing with...

Halloween costumes

November 9, 2020

Grace P, Ivy E-Halloween Costumes

Sr Morales: The New Spanish Teacher

November 9, 2020

This year, WSMS has adopted a new Spanish teacher, Sr. Morales. Since so many students signed up for Spanish as their elective, Sra. Vizcaino and Sr. Morales will be teaching beginner Spanish. “Although...

Club Day

November 9, 2020

As students who attend Willow Springs know, the first Club Day of the semester is coming up! WSMS kids are eager to join and participate in exciting activities of their choice. Club Day is a day where...

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