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Senate to end year with Senate elections

Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, looks over the Senate elections rules and regulations. According to Foutz, these elections is the final event for current members of Senate.

Heidi Peng

May 5, 2019

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate has moved back Senate elections for a week due to DECA absences. “The petitions are due on Friday (May 3), and the call-out meeting is Friday in Room E231. Their signs are due Monday (May 6) morning at 8 a.m. They can pi...

Key Club to host a meeting on April 17

Abinay Devarakonda, Key Club secretary and junior, studies during outside of his math class. Devarakonda said he is happy that Key Club offers students the ability to give back to the community through volunteer work.

Raphael Li

April 16, 2019

Key Club leaders are planning on hosting a meeting on April 17, the last meeting of the year. According to Katie Kelly, assistant sponsor for Key Club, the meeting will take place in media center classrooms 3 and 4 starting at 7:45 a.m. during late start. The meetings will provide rundowns on the vario...

FCCLA in midst of holiday activities

Ashwin Prasad

November 28, 2018

FCCLA is moving into the holiday season and the community service activities that come with it. The chapter continued work on Christmas hats and stockings and participated in a district meeting Nov. 3. On Dec. 10, FCCLA and its culinary division will hold a silent auction to raise funds for the food...

The math department continues to implement courses for next year

Math department chair Jacinda Sohalski quietly works at her desk. In the next few weeks, she will be working with teachers to implement new courses.

Brian Zhang

November 27, 2018

The math department has confirmed its implementation of the new courses and is currently working with teachers for the next school year, according to math department chairperson Jacinda Sohalski. Sohalski said that the department is currently working on a block course that will merge AP Statistics and...

Speech team to meet this Thursday

Katelyn Wang, speech team member and sophomore, works on a piece for the next speech team competition. Wang said she is excited this year because old and new members are all getting along well. “We’re really bonding as a team and forming long lasting relationships,” she said.

Isabella White

November 27, 2018

Speech team sponsor Jacleen Joiner said the next meeting for the speech team will be this Thursday. The team members will work on refining their skills for their next competition on Jan. 5 at Fishers High School. Katelyn Wang, speech team member and sophomore, said she and her fellow teammates are...

FCCLA Holds Opening Meeting, Leadership Conference on Sept. 27

O’Connor prepares to set up a presentation for the FCCLA call-out meeting. O’Connor and several other FCCLA members will attend a leadership event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway next month.

Ashwin Prasad

September 25, 2018

FCCLA held their call-out meeting on Aug. 30 in the family and consumer sciences wing. The FCCLA chapter at this school will perform community service activities during its first two meetings. Afterward, this school’s chapter is expected to send members to the Fall Leadership Rally, a state event ...

The math department begins second year with new textbooks and continues plans from last year

Math department chair Jacinda Sohalski quietly works at her desk. In the few weeks, she will be working with teachers to continue their professional development.

Brian Zhang

September 4, 2018

The math department begins its second year with the new textbooks, according to math department chairperson Jacinda Sohalski. Sohalski said they are getting started for the upcoming school year. “We just want to continue our professional development and things that we started last year,” Sohalsk...

Science department to send students to competitions, adjust to new teacher

Science department to send students to competitions, adjust to new teacher

Beats

November 13, 2015

The science department will meet in Room B211 after school Nov. 10, according to department chairperson Jennifer Marlow. She said the department will look at different types of assessments. “We have groups of teachers looking at alternative assessments, we have groups of teachers looking at sta...

FCCLA to Prepare for Bike Safety Event on Oct. 10

FCCLA to Prepare for Bike Safety Event on Oct. 10

Beats

October 6, 2015

According to Brenda Lester, family and consumer science teacher and FCCLA sponsor, FCCLA is setting up a Bike Safety Event, which will be onOct. 10 at IU Medical North Hospital. For FCCLA members, registration, dues, and code of conduct are due on Oct. 13. “Our next meeting will be postponed until Tuesday, Oct. 13, which...

The success of high-end headphones may be based more on aesthetics than sound quality

The success of high-end headphones may be based more on aesthetics than sound quality

Beats

February 22, 2013

When he was in eighth grade, DJ and sophomore Mark Matsuki bought himself a pair of Beats Studios, over-ear headphones currently priced at $299.99 at Best Buy. "I remember going into the store and just opening them right up in the car because I just couldn’t wait to use them,” Matsuki said. “I...