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An Open Letter from a North High Senior

An Open Letter from a North High Senior

Sadie Millard, Reporter

March 28, 2020

I was in 8th grade when I received the phone call that would change my life. I had been accepted into the North High Bio-Med program! It sounds dramatic, I know. But it was the beginning of a wonderful four years that has now been cut entirely too short. North was not my neighborhood school but I was...

On the right path

On the right path

Jennifer Anima, Reporter

March 27, 2020

A key part to a student's senior year is getting ready for college. With college being on the pricey side, students spend most of their year filling out scholarship applications and waiting for news that can be life changing. Vladimir Flores (like any other senior) has been busy filling out applications,...

Makeups the Move

Jennifer Anima, Reporter

March 27, 2020

Her career took off as a freshman when she realized her talents could be used on multiple people, not just her mom. Aylin Briseno fell in love with the idea of being able to express her artistry through makeup. Makeup has become a topic that has earned a great amount of clout through different social...

Quarantine at the Keeper

Quarantine at the Keeper

Jennifer Anima, Reporter

March 27, 2020

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The Life of a Transfer Exchange student

Wendy Martinez and Grace Claudio

January 31, 2020

Amanda is senior that came to North High this year as a transfer exchange student from Brazil. She first arrived here in August 11th and is set to go back to Brazil on May 25th after graduation. She says that her life here and in Brazil are completely different. "Walking in general here is different you have t...

“Bringing vision to life;” Pacholski to be published

“Bringing vision to life;” Pacholski to be published

Kenda Farhat and Gabi Ehss

January 28, 2020

    Years ago, Ashton Pacholski had pictured himself a published author, and in February, this dream will become a reality. Pacholski is now well into his second year teaching at North, after being a tutor for five years and attending as a student. He teaches English to Freshmen and Seniors. Mr. Pacho...

Navigating Scholarship Season

Ian Mathews, Reporter

January 22, 2020

Scholarship season is here. For students planning to attend college next fall, this time can be filled with stress, procrastination, and oftentimes - confusion. So how should students navigate scholarship season? North High provides students with the College and Career Center (CCC), which allows students...

Taking your shot in relationships

Taking your shot in relationships

Tate Miller, Reporter

January 21, 2020

Senior Jennifer Anima, like many other teens, has never been formally asked out. With Valentine's Day quickly approaching, the chance to find someone special is right around the corner. Stepping into the new decade, 'shooting your shot' to a love interest is nothing new to young adults and teens of...

What makes Mac and Cheese club special?

What makes Mac and Cheese club special?

Gabi Ehss, Kenda Farhat

January 15, 2020

Among the History club, International club, Cooking club and the rest of the regular organizations, lies North High's hidden gem, the Mac and Cheese club. "It really started as a joke, and we started making up fake posters. I sent them to (Mrs.) Turnbow and she actually printed them off," the club's founde...

Drama, Choir departments partnering up for performance

Sadie Millard, Reporter

January 15, 2020

For the first time in more than five years, the North High choir and drama programs are partnering to put on the musical Little Shop of Horrors by Howard Ashman. The musical premiered in 1982 off-Broadway and premiered on Broadway in 2003. The musical follows a florist shop worker that takes care of ...

The Different Types Of Pottery

Lilliana Castillo, Reporter

January 10, 2020

Pottery is the process of forming vessels and other objects with clay and other ceramic materials. These materials are fired at high temperatures in a pit or kiln and this causes a reaction that leads to permanent changes the strength and rigidity of the object change. There are three main types of pottery. Earthenware is the easiest type...

North High Si Se Puede!

Ana Nunez, Raul Reyes, Alexa Almeda, Dorely Espinoza, Yessica Gonzales, Jenny Flores, and Jennifer Anima

January 10, 2020

The North High Digital Media team will be having a youtube channel dedicated to the many cultures we have here at  North High. Every two weeks we will have a video featuring the diverse population at North High. If you are interested in showcasing your culture or ethnicity feel free to contact...

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