Inter-School Activities

Academic Competitions West Lafayette HS boast Academic Super Bowl teams in English, Social Studies, Math, Science, and Fine Arts.  There is also a Spell Bowl team.  Traditionally, these teams have done very well in regional and state competition.  Interested students are given information to study and are taught by coaches.  The final team is usually decided prior to competition through a test given by each coach.  Click here for past accomplishments! Coordinator:  Mr. Pugh Coaches:  Mr. Leffert (English), Mr. Pugh (Social Studies), Mrs. Gates (Math), Miss Croy (Science), Mrs. Yoder (Fine Arts), TBD (Spell Bowl).
Cheerleading Varsity, Junior Varsity, and Freshmen cheerleaders are chosen each spring for the following year.  Try-outs for the Varsity are for juniors and seniors, while the Junior Varsity squad is composed of sophomores and juniors.  Freshmen try-outs are open only to girls who will be freshmen the next school year.  The eligibility rules for sports also apply for cheerleaders.  Each squad is made up of five girls, one of whom in captain.  Eligibility rules for sports also apply to cheerleaders.
Debate Team:  Debate club facilitates competitions and participation in the NFL (National Forensic League), our national organization.  Click here for past awards and honors!  Team Sponsor:  Mr. Smith
SheDevils Dance Team: The She-Devils Dance Team perform at athletic events, pep sessions and competitions in the Indiana High School Dance Team Association.  Team Sponsor:  Mrs. Wilcoxson
Science Olympiad:  Science Olympiad is an academic competition consisting of 23 different events across five disciplines in science and technology.  The team is made up of 15 students who team up in pairs to prepare and practice for the events at invitational, regional, and state tournaments.  Sponsor:  Mr. von Werder

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