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Jennifer Navarro, Reporter

October 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Thursday, October 11th started in a rush for me. I woke up to an annoyingly loud alarm. It was earlier than I wake up everyday but I had to make it to the bus pick up on time. Prior to this I signed up to tour the campus of Fort...

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...

Everlasting trend: acrylic nails

Kenda Farhat, Reporter

October 4, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The styles may change, but acrylics have been the most popular type of nail enhancement for years. Though it has evolved from simple french tips to eye-catching designs that sometimes include decals and more, it is very common...

The power of fear

Karla Cardenas Pasten, Writer, reporter

October 4, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Fear, a four letter word that has the power to control, distort, rupture, and twist one’s mind. No one is exempt from it, whether having a fear of clowns or being afraid of not being perfect enough, it makes up daily life but more importantly, it enables unimaginable realities to influence the decisions ...

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...

North welcomes cultural exchange

Karla Cardenas-Pasten, Reporter & writer

September 26, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Foreign Exchange Students. Words heard, but often unnoticed. Within the walls of North, there are hundreds of different faces that students see each day as they transition from one class to another. From everyday stress, to high...

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