The Westwind

2018-2019 Staff

Amelie Bauer

Amelie Bauer is a reporter-at-large for The Westwind. She enjoys running cross country and track for Arvada West. Her favorite way to spend time is hanging out with her friends and going on crazy adventures. ...

Josh Strait

Josh Strait is a senior this year at Arvada West High School. This is his first year participating in journalism, but he plans to major in journalism post graduation. He enjoys collecting shoes and Supreme. When he is not res...

Macy Stevens

Macy Stevens is 14 and a freshman at Arvada West High School. She loves to play sports. When Stevens is not playing sports and being active she is eating because she loves food! She plays volleyball and basketball for her high sch...

Maddy River

Maddy River is a 10th grader. She is 15 years old. She is a reporter for the Westwind. She likes to drive and is excited to get her license. She likes to watch Netflix in her free time. Her favorite show to watch on Netflix is...

Donovan Middleton

 Donovan Middleton is a sophomore at Arvada West High School, and is a reporter for the Westwind. He is 15 years old, and one of his favorite things to do is read non fiction while drinking a cup of his favorite tea, aged E...

Grace Cowden

Grace Cowden is currently a freshman at Arvada West. She enjoys hanging out with her friends, binge watching Netflix, painting and writing. She is very excited to start high school and be a part of the Westwind.  She is curre...

Breanna McCabe

Breanna McCabe is a junior at A-West. She is 16 years old and loves dogs. She also has a little sister (Kaleigh McCabe) that is a freshman this year. One of her favorite things to live by is to always think positive and to ke...

Meg Meyer

Megan Meyer is currently a sophomore at Arvada West High School. She plays soccer for club and for her school. She has hopes to go to University of North Carolina for med school to become a sports physical therapist and maybe co...

Ella Kitchings

Ella Kitchings is a sophomore at A-West High School and she is an editor for the Westwind. She is the Business and Marketing editor, and Student Outreach editor. She is 15 and her favorite thing to do is to hang out with her fami...

Aydin Valaski

Aydin Valaskeeeeet, also known as Aydin Valaski, is a junior at A-West. She is the Arts and Entertainment editor for the Westwind. She loves the color yellow, the earth, and her Sparkles! She hopes to one day be a SPED teacher a...

Maddy Kirk

Maddy Kirk the savage is a junior at Arvada West. She is a 16-year-old who plays ice hockey for the Lady Rough Riders double A team. She enjoys sleeping, watching Netflix and eating food. She is also the sports editor for the ...

Caitlin Danborn

Caitlin Danborn is a senior who is excited to start her fourth year on staff and her second year as Editor-in-Chief of The Westwind.  Danborn runs cross country and track for A-West, and when she’s not running, she’s either...