The Black & White

  • Dodgeball intrumural will be held Feb. 4 at 11 a.m.

  • Auditions for spring musical now open. Pick up forms from Ryan, Robilliard or Fitzpatrick. Auditions will be held after school Jan. 30

  • Student council coin war will be held Jan. 22 - Jan. 26. Bring coins to second period in order to compete.

  • Prom committee to have first meeting Jan. 18 in room 409

  • Seniors are now able to sign up for their Dragon Scholarship Fund interview. To do so, visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e48a5af2aa75-dragon

Johnston public library to hold finals week activities
Cooking in the cold

Cooking in the cold

December 13, 2017

In the freezing cold, students were bundled around small fires waiting for food. Track six, outdoor pursuits,...

Rocks mystify administration

Rocks mystify administration

December 8, 2017

When students attempted to park Dec. 4 they were presented with two parking spaces filled with bowling...

Looking forward at life skills

Looking forward at life skills

December 4, 2017

  JHS Looking Forward is an organization recently created to help students learn necessary skills no...

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The state-wide substitute shortage
Sleight of hand: from party tricks to careers

Sleight of hand: from party tricks to careers

January 3, 2018

“Pick a card, any card.”; A magician’s favorite line. For some, the preferred line of work involves sawing people in half and making people disappear in boxes, while ot...

Mixed heritage without mixed resonses

Mixed heritage without mixed resonses

December 21, 2017

As interracial couples have become more socially acceptable over the past few decades, the number of biracial children has only increased. A statistic taken from National...

Geothermal heating: eco-friendly, human foe

Geothermal heating: eco-friendly, human foe

December 20, 2017

The high school is an eco-friendly invention that has temperature-controlled rooms that are expected to be at the perfect temperatures at all times. Because of this, if a...

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The limited knowledge Americans have in geography is appalling
No benefits to a marching band P.E. credit

No benefits to a marching band P.E. credit

November 27, 2017

As a member of marching band, I have spent years hearing students complain about the strenuous activity that marching requires. It's not uncommon to hear disgruntle...

Save your words and show some respect

Save your words and show some respect

November 1, 2017

I'm standing off to the sideline waiting to run onto the field excited to be playing my first Friday night game. I'm excited to show the people there, especially...

The rules for the commons need to be more clearly explained

The rules for the commons need to be more clearly explained

October 27, 2017

One day, I was doing my homework in the upstairs commons. After finally settling in and getting focused on my assignments, I was disrupted by the imposing figure...

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Humans of JHS
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