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The Wonders of Jay Rangel, a Northwest Student

Kelli Leonard January 19, 2021

Jay Rangel, a 17-year old Juinor from Northwest high school whose weekdays are filled with school homework, working on projects, and completing them before the deadlines hit. He is persistent when it comes...

Stance on finals being moved to January

Kelli Leonard December 18, 2020

Knowing the stress students have on them when it comes to finals, holding finals back until January just overall seems unfair. I think it’s cool that we as students are getting the chance to have a break...

The FCCLA program

Kelli Leonard December 10, 2020

FCCLA has a national membership of over 175,000 young men and women. There are 53 state associations including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, etc. FCCLA was founded in 1945,...

Students perspectives on online learning

Kelli Leonard December 5, 2020

Going into the school year and finding out that you’re not able to go back in person can be frustrating to some, relieving to others. While the original plan was for secondary students to return to school...

Students explain what makes a good teacher

Kelli Leonard, Reporter November 12, 2020

What makes a “good” teacher, or principal, or as a general statement someone who calls the shots is an open question. Some would consider a good authorizer one who doesn’t give much work while others...

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