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FAFSA Night and the Myths Surrounding It

Nate Bruce, Reporter

October 4, 2018

Filed under News

In a recent interview College & Career Counselor Logan Stork cleared up some of the misconceptions about the FAFSA and the event we hold for the students that would like to apply. It's assumed that every student comes to...

Drama to perform ‘Frankenstein’

Isela Guerrero

October 4, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Frankenstein: Among the dead Come and see the drama department  make a SPOOKY play only in the month of October. Don't miss out on this fun opportunity. Come celebrate the hard work of students at North high school. Let us...

Alumni Reunion Weekend

April Draut, Reporter

October 4, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The Alumni Weekend kicks off Friday afternoon 2:10 p.m. at the Homecoming pep assembly in the traditional gym. The fun continues at Heights stadium for the tailgate party at 6 p.m. before the football game vs. West. Kickoff is...

Drowned in music: an academic tool or distraction?

Karla Cardenas, Writer, Reporter

October 1, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

One earbud in, then the other, followed by the sound of music. In a generation where almost every student has a pair of earbuds and a phone, the usage of music is seen everywhere from classrooms to hallways. Whether listening to personal favorite...

A community all its own

April Draut, Reporter

October 1, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The Wichita North High weights class is different than any other weights class in the district. What sets it apart is its sled test. It is a test of endurance and a full body activating workout. The test was created by North's...

Free ACT test opportunity

Carina Barron, Reporter

October 1, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Taking the ACT is an important part of high school. If you are planning to go to college then you must take it. If you don't qualify for free and reduced lunch than now is your chance to take it for FREE! On February 20th, any...

Dance kicks off Homecoming week

Yessica Gonzalez and Tate Miller

October 1, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

  Fall Homecoming will be held on September 29th, the date was originally planned for the following weekend October 6th. “ This year we decided to have the homecoming dance to be the kick off to spirit week,” Ho...

Team and coaches participate in race in Arkansas

Janet Robles, Reporter

September 26, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The cross country team went to Arkansas on Saturday, September 22nd to compete in the Chili Pepper Race. Schools from Arkansas, Kansas and Oklahoma participated. The top 7 boys and girls from our team ran at the race and Coach...

Cheerleader joins “#takeaknee” movement

Jennifer Anima, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

In 2016, former 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick decided to stop standing for the National Anthem in hopes he would raise awareness about racism and police brutality. The #TakeAKnee movement started when Kaepernick decided to...

Social media trend Mukbangs

Linett Arriaga, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News

Lately on YouTube there is a trend that is going on called Mukbangs. A Mukbang is an online audiovisual broadcast in which a host eats large amounts of foods while interacting with their audience. This trend first started in South...

WSU Black and Yellow Day rapidly approaching

Nate Bruce, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News

Monday, October 8th, WSU is having their annual Black and Yellow day for high school seniors. It consists of two informational sessions, two interactive sessions, and free lunch and breakfast. It lasts from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. ...

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