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  • December 12The Courtwarming dance will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18 from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in the commons
  • December 12Finals are Tuesday Dec. 17 through Friday Dec. 20. Thursday and Friday classes will end at 10:30
  • December 6Student schedules for second semester will be available on Skyward, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 at 3 p.m.
  • November 25A boys volleyball meeting will take place at 7:30 before school Friday, Dec. 6.

Student Life

Strict requirements stifle blood donations

Strict requirements stifle blood donations

Morgan Haworth, Print Editor

November 18, 2019

In preparation for giving blood, students drink an abundant amount of water, eat a nutritious breakfast and get plenty of sleep. Participants take their time out to prepare and donate blood, only to get told they can’t. Sophomore Grace Roland was one of the many that wanted to give blood but couldn’t....

Intergalactic homecoming celebrations

Intergalactic homecoming celebrations

Lauren Pappert, Photo Editor

September 30, 2019

 

Homecoming Candidates

Homecoming Candidates

Caroline Zimmerman, Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

More to the Story: Seniors tell about the obstacles they’ve faced in high school

More to the Story: Seniors tell about the obstacles they’ve faced in high school

Scout Molder, Editor

May 9, 2019

As the importance of having a college degree to having a successful career continues to increase, the significance of graduating high school is diminishing and it can become increasingly difficult to see it as the huge achievement it once was. Although the high school diploma itself may no longer be as mean...

Library still seen as asset to school

Library still seen as asset to school

Morgan Haworth, Print Editor

May 9, 2019

A library is a collection of sources either digital or physical for students to take advantage of and help them. Although the library is free game, it’s not being used to its full potential. Most students are going to the library to nap or relax rather than to study or read. “I don’t think...

More than a car

More than a car

Morgan Haworth, Social Media Editor

April 9, 2019

Growing up comes with many responsibilities like getting a job, paying for things and getting a driver's license. People spend a lot of their time going from place to place for their responsibilities, thus spending a lot of time with their cars. Some owners feel like their cars start to build a per...

Courtwarming updates

Courtwarming updates

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

February 5, 2019

Congratulations to the following for being nominated by their senior class as Courtwarming candidates: Josie Barbosa Grace Hawley LaKya Leslie Charity Monroe Jada Simmons   Kimball Backus Braijion Barnes Tyrone Bates Charlie Connor Esrom Griffin   All...

Senior-freshman team win annual Powderpuff

Senior-freshman team win annual Powderpuff

Lauren Pappert, Staff Photographer

October 12, 2018

Seniors plan for life after high school

Seniors plan for life after high school

Lauren Textor, Co Editor-In-Chief

September 27, 2018

Senior year is meant to be filled with traditions, celebrations and friendships, but it’s also a stressful and surprisingly short period of time for teenagers to make one of the biggest decisions of their lives: what they’re going to do after high school. Although seniors across the country are e...

The whole story: Finstas foster individualism

The whole story: Finstas foster individualism

Morgan Haworth, Social Media Manager

September 27, 2018

She uses her second Instagram to release emotional baggage. After hiding her true feelings and bottling herself in, she feels free when she posts on her finsta. “I started my finsta because I feel like my finsta is the real me,” junior Jamike Unoke said. A finsta stands for a “fake Instagram.” These a...

Stuco works to improve

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

September 27, 2018

As the third month of school approaches, students are getting into their routines with classes, clubs and extracurricular activities. Not only are students getting back in the swing of things, but certain groups are looking to improve the school’s environment. Student Council has been working since...

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