Johnston High School - 6501 NW 62nd Ave Johnston, IA

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  • Wrestling informational meeting for any high school student interested in wrestling on Nov. 6 at 3:05 p.m. in the wrestling room.

  • Volleyball intramural will be held Oct. 29 at 11 a.m. in the gym. Forms can be picked up in room 507 and 123.

  • Art Club to host annual pumpkin painting/carving contest on October 24 from 3-4 p.m. in room 722

  • French Club will have a pre-Halloween get together on Oct. 30 in room 205 @ 3:00 p.m.

  • Fishing Club will be hosting a fundraiser at Bass Pro Shops in Altoona on Saturday (10/21) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

News

Biology classes simulate survival of the fittest

Biology classes simulate survival of the fittest

Molly Hauser, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

Biology students scrambled around in a courtyard on Wednesday Oct. 11 in an effort to learn about survival of the fittest. Students were given either a fork or a spoon and a cup. The objective was to collect at least the required amount of beans using...

Marching band performs at Valleyfest

Marching band performs at Valleyfest

October 11, 2017

Marching band performed at Valley Stadium, ranking third in the day show's 4A section, and third overa...

New policies at the high school

New policies at the high school

October 9, 2017

In addition to a new building, the year started with several new policies. Both juniors and seniors...

Students prepare to return to school Oct. 4 following threats

Students prepare to return to school Oct. 4 following threats

October 3, 2017

The police department will be fulfilling a request from the district to perform proactive security sweeps...

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Feature

Meet Kim

Meet Kim

Taryn Swaim, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017No Comments

Meet Floor Bird

Meet Floor Bird

October 12, 2017

New building, new teachers

New building, new teachers

September 27, 2017

A new program for a better future

A new program for a better future

September 22, 2017

The school district has adopted a new program in hopes of building better relationships with students in grades 8-12.  Capturing Kids Hearts or CKH, is a program that start...

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Opinion

Dream, dare, do

Dream, dare, do

Kathryn Ikeda, Editor-in-chief

October 20, 2017

It took me ages to write this, mostly because I didn't know what to say. How do you encapsulate a life-changing experience? For five days over the summer, I attended the Al...

Art: Anyone Can Do It.

Art: Anyone Can Do It.

October 11, 2017

Art isn't about skill level. Think about some artwork you appreciate. Do you enjoy their work because they can paint a tree well or make a proportionate face? Probably...

Dear Teachers, Please Stop Shaking My Hand

Dear Teachers, Please Stop Shaking My Hand

September 21, 2017

Along with the grand opening of our new school faculty has decided to change the atmosphere in which we learn. Teachers and administration want to give us a warm welcome ...

Kids need to shape up or shut up

Kids need to shape up or shut up

September 19, 2017

Before school began in August, the teachers participated in a training called "Capturing Kids' Hearts", that would hopefully make the school environment more welcoming....

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