The Black & White

  • Dance Team tryouts will be held May 17 at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria.

  • The counseling office has arranged for the Iowa College Access Network to present to Johnston juniors and parents in the high school auditorium May 21 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Student council will be hosting a dog walk on May 20 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Beaver Creek Elementary school

  • Student council barbecue will held May 12 at Price Chopper from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Sophomore and junior girls wishing to play volleyball must attend the meeting held May 11 at 7:15 a.m. in room 611.

Grant Lair wins 800m at State
New attendance policy proves ineffective

New attendance policy proves ineffective

May 22, 2018

When Hanna Peterman '18 came home from school one day, she was approached by her parents. She was told...

Lehman takes out Oldham’s stitches

Lehman takes out Oldham’s stitches

May 18, 2018

During a short game of basketball after school with some students, science teacher Dave Oldham got a...

Naanep wins District Singles Title

Naanep wins District Singles Title

May 17, 2018

Cari Naanep '19 won the girls' district singles title on Wednesday afternoon, qualifying to state in...

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Educators in the outside world
The virtual economy

The virtual economy

May 18, 2018

Erin Lamberty ‘18 and Darrick Beckman '18 were strategizing to try to come up with a way to keep their country afloat after it was hit by a hurricane. “Every round we...

Rumor-busting: Student rights in school

Rumor-busting: Student rights in school

May 4, 2018

Earlier in the semester school resource officer James Slack and student liaison Josh Kennedy spoke with Kristine Volesky's Business Law for Personal Use class. While discussing...

The story of the after prom props

The story of the after prom props

May 2, 2018

The after prom committee received help from the Mitchellville womens' prison to assist in painting the after prom props. Sally Kreamer's job as the Fifth Judicial District...

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Don’t be afraid, they are here for you
Virtual substitute’s success is up to the students

Virtual substitute’s success is up to the students

April 30, 2018

In most classes when a teacher is gone for the day, it is usually left up to the sub to simply take attendance and make sure everyone is on task. In the past year,...

Study guides hurt more than help

Study guides hurt more than help

April 25, 2018

Imagine just finishing a college class there are no more lessons and there is only one challenge remaining: The final exam. There is one problem: the teacher didn't...

Under fire

Under fire

April 22, 2018

On March 24, I woke up to no less than 16 texts or Snapchats asking what time I would be going down to the capitol to protest for stricter gun control laws.  After...

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