Johnston High School - 6500 NW 100th St, Johnston, IA

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Johnston High School - 6500 NW 100th St, Johnston, IA

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Johnston High School - 6500 NW 100th St, Johnston, IA

The Black & White

Tina Le: Graduating One Year Early

Tina Le: Graduating One Year Early

Laila Hasanovic, Online Editor May 19, 2022

Many students cannot wait to graduate high school and step into their early adulthood. Some go as far as wanting to graduate a year early to pursue their post-graduate goals. In order to do this, a student...

We’re Selfish

We’re Selfish

March 10, 2022

All human behaviors are motivated by self-interest. Even when you pay for a friend's food, open a door for the person behind you, or donate to a charity, those seemingly selfless acts are not as selfless...

New Trend: Wordle

New Trend: Wordle

Laila Hasanovic, Online Editor February 25, 2022

Wordle is an online game in which you get six guesses to figure out what the five-letter word of that day is. Interestingly, the game only lets you do one puzzle every day and each player gets the same...

(Center) Emma Dummermuth 22 standing with her fellow band members as the audience applauds Wind Symphony.

Mid-Winter Band Concert 2022

Marley Jenkins and Laila Hasanovic February 24, 2022

On February 17, 2022, there was a band concert held in the high school auditorium. Concert Band performed first, followed by Symphonic Band, and lastly Wind Symphony. Symphonic played “Trail of Tears”,...

Caramelized Upside Down Apple Cake

Laila Hasanovic, Online Editor October 22, 2021

Stephanie Riessens desk-less Spanish classroom.

Desk-less Classrooms

Laila Hasanovic, Online Editor September 23, 2021

Over the summer, Spanish teacher Stephanie Riessen decided to try out something new for her classroom. She removed all of the desks except for a table that holds her laptop. "I read a lot of blogs over...

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