Niles West Spectrum High School Yearbooks, 1962-1989
This collection includes the digitized Spectrum yearbooks of Niles West High School, or Niles West, a public four-year high school located in Skokie, Illinois. The school is part of Niles Township Community High School District 219, which also includes Niles North High School.
- In 2007, Niles West had an average composite ACT score of 22.3, and graduated 93.2% of its senior class.
- The student newspaper, West Word, has been awarded first place for seven years, with special merit twice, by the American Scholastic Press Association Newspaper contest.
- The sports teams were renamed the Wolves at the end of the 1999–2000 school year.
- Merrick Garland, Chief United States Circuit Judge and nominee for United States Attorney General in 2021
- Jewell Loyd, point guard/shooting guard for the Seattle Storm
- George Papadopoulos, a former member of the foreign policy advisory panel to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.
Related historical information can be found in the Skokie Newspaper Index.