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Gratitude equals Happiness

April Draut, Reporter

December 7, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

On Monday December 3rd, the mindful Monday group met to discuss the importance of gratitude. Gratitude can be the difference between feeling hopeful and hopeless. The group talked about the gratitude challenge where you write...

Wichita Bizfest

Tate Miller, Reporter

December 5, 2018

Filed under News

This years Wichita Bizfest will be Held at Friends university from February 6-9th from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Juniors and Seniors have the opportunity to apply to attend Bizfest, with good academic standing and recommendation....

Final Exam Policy

Morgan Dyke and Raven Cheater

November 29, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

As many have already heard, this year an old rule regarding finals policy is being strictly enforced. There will be no early finals. This rule has been a district wide policy for many years. However, in the past few years the...

Doyle clarifies dress code confusion

Paola Cordero, Reporter

November 9, 2018

Filed under News

When students returned from fall break, they were greeted with an announcement about ripped jeans and blankets. Principal Lori Doyle, our school principal made the dress code chaos clear. It was asked what type of distractions...

Smith wins scholarship with fashionetta

Yessica Gonzalez, Reporter

November 9, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Fashionetta is an event for high school seniors to obtain funds for college around the Wichita area. Fashionetta is put on by the Beta Kappa Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. This year, 21 girls participated. "It's...

Target ball raises money for United Way

Yessica Gonzalez, Reporter

November 7, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

North high school hosts a fundraiser every year to help the United Way. Mrs. Randolph said that they have tried other things in the past but this fundraiser has brought in the most money of any fundraiser they have tried. " United...

Horizontes Mural

Adriana Bernal, Reporter

November 5, 2018

Filed under Feature, News

Armando Minjarez has decided to work on a mural here in Wichita. They name of this project is "Horizontes Mural." The word horizontes means horizon in english. Minjarez has invited the street artist GLEO also known as Nathalia Gall...

Mindful Monday

April Draut, reporter

November 5, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Tuesday, October 29th, the Mindful Monday group got together to discuss values. Everyone has them, but in today's world it is extremely easy to forget them. In the meeting, students talked about a helpful way we can all remember...

Reality U an “eye opener” for sophomores

Carina Barron, Yessica Gonzalez, and Tate Miller

November 5, 2018

Filed under News

Every year North hosts a program called Reality U. Only sophomores participate. The premise of the program is that sophomores pretend that they are living the life as a 26 year old. Before they start, the students take a survey...

Von Fange switches coaching focus

Paola Cordero, Reporter

November 1, 2018

Filed under News

Teacher Megan Von Fange recently resigned her coaching duties after 12 years. When Von Fange first started teaching, the school needed  a swimming coach. She had been a lifeguard and had taught swim lessons, so it was a good...

North at Trunk-or-Treat

North at Trunk-or-Treat

November 1, 2018

News