• Students gain experience from Journeys and Destinations

    Students gain experience from Journeys and Destinations

    Brianna Mathias, Co-Editor

    November 25, 2014

    Some students interested in careers in Health and Science attended the fourth annual Journeys and Destinations program hosted by Hays medical center and KU medical center. Only a maximum of 10 students from our school were permitted to attend the concurrent sessions. “There were different stations for different medical fields,” junior Kaylee Brin said. “They had things like nursing, radiology, medical information and respiratory therapy.” Some... READ MORE »»

  • Spring play informational meeting over auditions set for Nov. 25

    Spring play informational meeting over auditions set for Nov. 25

    Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

    November 21, 2014

    Students interested in participating in this year’s Spring Play will need to attend an informational meeting Tues, Nov. 25, in Room 113 (Mr. Gasper's room) This year’s Spring Play is the Pulitzer Prize winning story of “Harvey”, written by Mary Chase. “Harvey” follows an amiable man named Elwood P. Dowd who claims he has an invisible friend by the name of Harvey. Harvey is described as a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch tall rabbit.... READ MORE »»

  • Computer games during GPS

    Computer games during GPS

    Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

    November 21, 2014

    Guided Personal Study is a class that was added last year to everyone’s schedule. This class is intended to be used by students to get homework done in school. While GPS may help students get some of their homework done, what are the people that have nothing left to work on supposed to do? Computer games are not allowed in GPS, and if you’re caught playing them you could get your laptop confiscated. Freshman Zach Wagner said he thinks... READ MORE »»

  • Movies in class popular among students

    Movies in class popular among students

    Brianna Mathias, Co-Editor

    November 21, 2014

    Everyone cheers quietly as the teacher announces that instead of another lecture, you will be watching a movie in class today. Students are known to enjoy watching movies in class. “I feel like we should watch movies in class every day,” junior Chelsey Augustine said. Some believe that when an educational video is shown in class, it can be easier to pay attention to what is being taught rather than sitting through a lecture. “Watching... READ MORE »»

  • ASSET test to be taken Nov. 24

    ASSET test to be taken Nov. 24

    Raina Basso, Staff Reporter

    November 21, 2014

    The ASSET will take place on Nov. 24 for juniors and seniors interested in taking classes for concurrent credit. The sign-up deadline was Nov. 21 and there were no fees. The test will be in the Lecture Hall at 10:15 and will take only an hour. The test has two portions – math and reading. Each section is 25 minutes long. Concurrent courses from FHSU and BCCC are offered to students with qualifying scores on the ASSET test. Courses from... READ MORE »»

News

Ennio Emmanuel performs concert for spanish students

Kara Brooks, Staff Reporter

Last Wednesday singer Ennio Emmanuel sang for Spanish classes at 12th Street Auditorium. Next year is Emmanuel’s last year to perform for schools. “I thought it was...  Read More »

November 27, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports

Girls cross country at state

Sarah Rooney, Staff writer

The girls cross country team finished 11th  out of 12 teams with 239 points. State was held at Wamego. “It was exciting to take both the boys and the girls’...  Read More »

November 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

Our mascot: not something to be proud of

Brianna Mathias, Co-Editor

Imagine what would happen if our school’s mascot was the Asians. The logo could be a Chinese guy holding a calculator, and we would be encouraged to dress up as Asians to...  Read More »

November 5, 2014 • 5 comments

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Feature

Computer games during GPS

Computer games during GPS

Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

Guided Personal Study is a class that was added last year to everyone’s schedule. This class is intended to be used by students to get homework done in school. While...  Read More »

November 21, 2014 • 1 comment

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A&E

Computer games during GPS

Computer games during GPS

Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

Guided Personal Study is a class that was added last year to everyone’s schedule. This class is intended to be used by students to get homework done in school. While...  Read More »

November 21, 2014 • 1 comment

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