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Mindful Monday’s

April Draut, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Mindfulness is, by definition on (dictionary.com), "a mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one's feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations, used as therapeutic...

History Club prepares for first field trip

Rosalia Salazar, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

History Club president Jorge Chairez-Ollarzabal led his cabinet members in a cabinet meeting to help plan the club's first field trip of the year. They have picked the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas...

The fight continues for volleyball

April Draut, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Tuesday September 18th the North high varsity volleyball team went up against East And Northwest. They fought hard against Northwest. The team took them to three sets, but lost.25-15, 21-25, 25-10. East also got the best of the...

Nico Hernandez supports boys soccer

Carina Barron, Reporter

September 24, 2018

Filed under News, Sports, Student Life

On Tuesday, Olympian and professional boxer Nico Hernandez was in attendance to support the boys soccer team in their game against East High. "The coach asked me if I wanted to come and I said yeah as long as I don't have anything...

Soccer takes the win over South

Paola Cordero & Adriana Bernal, Reporter

September 20, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The soccer team defeated South, 3-0, on Tuesday, Sept. 11. During the first few minutes of the game Freshman Uriel Aguilera scored an unassisted goal. As one of the two youngest players on the varsity team, he had the opportunity...

Officer Boone gets to know North beat

Isaac Zarate, Reporter

September 20, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Officer Boone is North's new school resource officer. Boone is an experienced officer with the Wichita Police Department, with 17 years on the job. He said he chose to work at North because of how open it is. He said he loves...

Girls team takes first at cross country meet

Janet Robles, Reporter

September 20, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

The cross country team had a meet at Cessna on Sept. 15. The runners turned in some great performances, and the girls varsity team won first place. Coach Traci Nigg said,  "They powered through and this resulted in some great...

U.S. Missile Kills 40 Yemen Children

April Draut, Reporter

September 18, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

In early August, a missile that the U.S. sold to a Saudi coalition was fired on Yemen. It hit a school bus and killed 40 Yemen children. The bomb was assembled by U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin. In 2016, President...

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