The West Gazette


The school newspaper is a student publication designed to give interested students the opportunity to write in a news format. The students submit original pieces in news, features, entertainment, editorials, or sports. Student photos are also submitted. The newspaper is open to all students who wish to participate. The newspaper will be updated on a weekly/quarterly basis

Advisor: Mrs. Kelly Harris
(815) 717-3724
[email protected]

Lincoln-Way West

Dr. Monica Schmitt, Principal

Mr. Martin Luzzo, Associate Principal

Dr. Jennifer Killeen, Associate Principal

Mrs. Holly Pierson, Director of Pupil Personnel Services

Mr. Ted Robbins, Athletic Director


Board of Education

Mr. Joseph M. Kosteck, President

Mr. Aaron P. Janik, Vice President

Ms. Beth Janus-Doyle, Secretary

Mr. Joseph A. Kirkeeng, Member

Mr. Richard C. LaCien, Jr., Member

Mr. Christopher M. Lucchetti, Member

Mr. Peter J. Wilkes, Member



Dr. R. Scott Tingley, Superintendent

The student news site of Lincoln-Way West High School