Sen. Todd Young addresses national drug epidemic at press conference in media center

Indiana Sen. Todd Young speaks about Tobacco 21 Bill which will raise the state's smoking age to 21 during a press conference in the media center. He said passing this bill is a

Da-Hyun Hong

May 10, 2019

Today, May 10, 2019, Sen. Todd Young held a press conference in the media center to address the national epidemic of drug abuse among underaged students. According to Young, between 2017 and 2018, e-cigarette use went up 48 percent for middle school students and 78 percent among high school students. ...

Senate finalizes Feb. 7 Gatsby party, organizes Counselor Appreciation Week, Brain Game

Student body president George Gemelas addresses the Senate SRT during a meeting. According to Gemelas, Senate members are waiting to confirm the Brain Game finals date before proceeding with the competition. HAFSA RAZI / PHOTO


February 4, 2014

Senate members are taking care of last-minute details for the Gatsby party on Feb. 7, according to sponsor Michelle Foutz. They are also organizing Counselor Appreciation Week, which is from Feb. 3 to Feb. 7, and the Brain Game competition, which will begin on Feb. 27. Among the tasks left to complete...

Indiana senator pushes to eliminate Common Core


February 22, 2013

Working in English class, sophomore Kathryn “Katie” Doman meticulously reads through a passage from an autobiographical slave narrative by Frederick Douglass and then proceeds to break down the themes and concepts. This exercise, which is supposed to prepare students like Doman for AP-style questions,...

Superintendent sets goals for summer


May 15, 2012

While many look forward to a relaxing summer, Superintendent Jeff Swensson said there will be a few projects the district will be working on in order to poise the district for continued improvement.  The first Swensson said will be meeting with state legislators among them state Senator Mike Delph ...

Freshman Class prepares for senator, class officer elections


April 25, 2012

According to Freshman Class Sponsor Ann Mayhew, the Freshman Class will be participating in the elections for next year's Senators and class officers. Although this is a school-wide event, each class will vote for its respective officers and Senators. Elections are scheduled to start the week...