• Choir Spring Concert 2017

    Choir Spring Concert 2017

    Bailey Vega and Maddye Hall

    May 18, 2017

    This past Monday, May 15, Choir held their annual spring concert. Their theme this year was "Roadtrip/Crossroads." They even had choir students driving tiny vehicles  across the stage, introducing each choir. Joggers then introduced solo acts. There was a part A & B, with Advanced Women, Vox,...

  • GATE Drone Challenge

    GATE Drone Challenge

    Astrid Ketcham, Writer

    May 18, 2017

    The GATE program is learning how to fly drones. Mrs. Markham wanted the entire GATE program to have fun that’s still educational, so she planned all sorts of interactive activities that keep them engaged. One of the activities is a drone challenge. GATE is supplying the drones for the event. The a...

  • ELL Send-Off Party!

    ELL Send-Off Party!

    Brenton Jennings, Writer

    May 17, 2017

    All kids have many opportunities to learn the same. But some kids who are in the English-Language Learners, or ELL, learn a bit differently. The kids who are in the ELL program have one goal - to improve their English speaking skills. Through many activities to do this, they can learn many help...

  • GATE Labyrinth Project

    GATE Labyrinth Project

    Astrid Ketcham, Writer

    May 12, 2017

    GATE students were asked to create a labyrinth as their most recent project. The project must consist of a story that explained the project. I interviewed Logan Riley about his project. His project was about baseball. He made it out of cardboard, foam, ruffles, and tissue paper. His project was supposed...

  • Freshman Formal 2017!

    Freshman Formal 2017!

    Bailey Vega, Writer

    May 12, 2017

    This past weekend, PTA hosted a freshman formal. The formal had food, drinks, photo booths, and dancing! Students spent hours getting ready for this event, and it was all for good measure because everyone there looked great! Music at the formal would be considered by some people pretty lit. The playlist...

Travis Scott Concert

Payton DeFay, Writer

Last Saturday on May 13th, the Walmart Amphitheater held a concert featuring the rapper Travis Scott and his opening artist, Khalid. The concert went as expected, until Travis Scott came on to the stage. After about his second...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Brown v. Board of Ed of Topeka

Brown v. Board of Ed of Topeka

Andrew Turner, Writer

May 17, 1954 the final ruling for Brown v. Board of Ed of Topeka is decided. The case was meant to stop the segregation in schools and allow people of “color” to go to school with white kids. The case came to be becau...

May 18, 2017No Comments

National Junior Honor Society Convention

Maddye Hall, Writer

On Friday May 12, seven of the ninth grade National Junior Honor Society members attended a convention for NJHS members, which included a speech, a talent show, and prizes for the students and teachers that attended. For...

May 17, 2017No Comments

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Red & White Game

Red & White Game

Tiara Royal

Yesterday on may 17 Northside had their annual red and white game which is a scrimmage. For the game they split the football team in half. The red team and the white team. During the game you saw the new 2017-18 Northside...

May 19, 2017No Comments

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Chaffin Quiz Bowl try outs

Emma Brazzeal, Writer

This week the seventh and eighth graders tried out for the Chaffin Quiz Bowl team. I spoke with Salama, a seventh grade member of G.A.T.E., and basically it is a written test with about forty questions...

May 19, 2017No Comments

GATE Drone Challenge

GATE Drone Challenge

May 18, 2017

Band Concert

May 17, 2017

National Junior Honor Society Convention

May 17, 2017

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