Johnston High School - 6501 NW 62nd Ave Johnston, IA
  • Student Council is hosting the Talent Show Jan. 19 at 7:00 p.m. Admission is $5.

  • Varsity boys swimming meet Jan. 21, 11:00 a.m. at Fort Dodge

  • Boys and girls varsity bowling meet Jan. 19, 3:45 p.m. at Plaza Lanes

  • Varsity boys basketball game Jan. 17, 7:45 p.m. at JHS

  • Varsity girls basketball game Jan. 17, 6:15 p.m. at JHS

News

Library provides digital magazines

Library provides digital magazines

Anna Losen, Staff Writer

The Flipster app is now available for students to access on their iPads. The app allows students to access digital copies of magazines on a variety of topics. "I decided to buy the digital magazines because our paper ones don't get used," librarian Ruth...  Read More »

Dec 19

French students taste authentic cuisine

French students taste authentic cuisine

December 13, 2016

AP French students took a field trip Dec. 13 to experience an authentic French meal. Students travelled...  Read More »

Bowling competes against Urbandale J-Hawks

Bowling competes against Urbandale J-Hawks

December 12, 2016

Girls' and guys' bowling competed against the Urbandale Jayhawks Dec. 8. at Plaza lanes. While the girls'...  Read More »

Bowling teams go up against Valley Tigers

Bowling teams go up against Valley Tigers

December 8, 2016

Boys' and girls' bowling teams faced the Valley Tigers Dec. 6 at Plaza Lanes. Both teams left with a...  Read More »

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Feature

Family Connections is not I Have A Plan

Family Connections is not I Have A Plan

Grace Ballesteros, Staff Writer

In 2005, the new mandated law, HF 2392, requiring schools to have a program to get the career ready, was put into place. As a result, the free program, I Have A Plan Iowa (IHAPI),  began using up students' class time with long surveys and instructions...  Read More »

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First generation students

First generation students

November 29, 2016

Now that we are a few months into the year, most students have gotten used to the school life. Yet some students are doing something their parents may not have gotten the...  Read More »

Terra Park under construction

Terra Park under construction

November 28, 2016

Around $5 million dollars of tax revenue and just over $1.5 million dollars of fundraising money are being put towards a new park at 6300 Pioneer Parkway. In May 2014 work...  Read More »

Robotics team kicks off season

Robotics team kicks off season

November 28, 2016

The Des Moines Metro Robotics team, team ASAP, placed 15th at the first Robotics Competition in Kansas City, MO Oct. 29. This was the first competition of the season for t...  Read More »

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November Issue

Archives

Humans of JHS

Humans of JHS

Humans of JHS

Opinion

Conservatives for the party

Conservatives for the party

Emily Poss, Staff Writer

I am not for Trump. I am not for hate and racism, but I am for the Republican Party. For the people infuriated by the outcome of the election, it is time to handle the situation...  Read More »

Nov 28

Schools are causing sleep deprivation

Schools are causing sleep deprivation

November 28, 2016

I wake up every weekday morning at 6 a.m. I take a shower, eat breakfast and prepare myself for the day ...  Read More »

Cheerleading is a sport

Cheerleading is a sport

November 28, 2016

Before a freshman football game on a Friday night, a small group of cheerleaders were walking to D...  Read More »

Presidents change but moral standards should not

Presidents change but moral standards should not

November 21, 2016

As I blew out my birthday candles Nov. 8, I wished with all of my heart for anyone but Trump to be elected...  Read More »

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