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What high schoolers are actually wearing

Karla Cardenas-Pasten and Kenda Farhat

April 17, 2019

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

For some high school students, choosing what to wear to school is as complicated as learning to speak a foreign language. By what social media displays, the world of fashion can seem like a strange and diversely complex place, w...

Reflecting On Senior Project

Morgan Dyke, Reporter

April 10, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

We all have things in our life that make it seem like the world is coming to an end or our world's at least. For me this thing so to speak was my senior project, and to many, it might seem silly but it was a major stress in my...

Yearbook Beat

Jennifer Anima, Reporter

April 3, 2019

Filed under News, Student Life

The yearbook staff is working hard to recollect photos and interviews from events leading to the end of the year. The theme of the yearbook this year is "Its now or never" which also goes out to those who want a yearbook. It is...

Pennies for Paws

Tate Miller, Reporter

March 28, 2019

Filed under News, Student Life

Pennies for Paws is raising money this year through selling T-shirts.  Freshmen Grace Vaughn and Ashely Caceres, and sophomore Yalitza Arroyo came up with the design of the shirt. Shirt options are available in short and long sl...

Artistry Through Eyeshadow

Montzerrath Reyes, Writer

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Eyeshadow is a cosmetic that is applied/made for the eyelids. Eyeshadow is very unique addition to a regular makeup routine. Considering lots of people begin by using a base normally called foundation and all steps proceeding....

Wichita Public Schools puts on district-wide production of Hairspray

Kenda Farhat, Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under News, Student Life

On Friday, March 1st, Saturday the 2nd, and Sunday the 3rd at the East High School Performing Arts Theatre, USD 259 put on a district-wide production of Hairspray. The All-District musicals happen approximately every three years due to the heavy amount of work required for ...

All City Choir

Carlie Nagy, Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Student Life

On February 19th, elementary, middle, and high school choirs through out Wichita came together to preform at Century 2. They had four days of practices before their concert, meeting at Heights high and then the last two days...

Civil Rights Trip

Carlie Nagy, Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Student Life

Mrs Brandenburg has invited her students to fly to Atlanta to experience civil rights history. This will be a five-day trip during spring break of 2020. Students will arrive in Georgia, where they'll witness the birth place of...

What you need to know about an eye exam

Morgan Dyke, Reporter

February 28, 2019

Filed under Student Life

Refraction This is the test your eye doctor uses to determine your exact eyeglass prescription. During a refraction, the doctor puts the instrument called a phoropter in front of your eyes and shows you a series of different lenses. They...

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