The Black & White

Assembly recognizes students, activities from the year

Becky Scoles hugs athletic director Gary Ross. Scoles was recognized for her achievements in the special olympics.
May 24, 2017

In an end of the year assembly many students, clubs and sports were recognized for their achievements. One to three members of 44 different groups were able to place an object representing their activity....

“Seussical” takes the stage

Sour Kangaroo (played by Abby Kate Boeschen '19) declares she will help to protect the Whos. Suessical performances were April 21, 22 and 23.
April 26, 2017

55 students acted in three productions of "Seussiccal." 25 cast members portrayed characters from many Dr. Suess stories, 17 students played in the orchestra, and 13 students participated in the crew,...

Students donate blood to LifeServe

Lauren Bellies '17 prepares to have blood drawn. Around 120 students volunteered to have blood drawn April 12.
April 12, 2017

Student council brought in LifeServe so students could donate blood April 12. In order to donate blood students had to be at least 16 years old and weigh 120 pounds. If it was their first time donating,...

Exploring S.T.E.M fields

During science club, Jade Kelso ‘19 removes ivory soap from the microwave after heating a bar for one minute. This was one of seven experiments that they performed during the hour-long meeting.
Some clubs around the school focus on the science, technology, engineering and math subjects, including HyperStream, Math Club, Science Club and Robotics Club.
April 3, 2017

Girls’ basketball loses to Indianola at state

Attempting to get the ball from her Indianola opponent, Taryn Knuth '17 reaches her hand out while her teammates step back. The girls lost the quarterfinal round of state basketball against Indianola, 77-67.
March 2, 2017

The Dragons lost against Indianola during the quarterfinal round of girls state basketball on Mar. 1. The girls lost with a final score of 77-67. "All the emotions started flooding in me, I started feeling...

Wrestling beats Norwalk, Dowling

Elliot Pholmeyer takes control over an opponent while checking how much time is left in the period. Pholmeyer wrestles in the 152 pound weight class.
January 24, 2017

At a dual meet Thursday night the varsity wrestling team was able to defeat both Norwalk and Dowling Catholic. Norwalk fell against the varsity team 45-27. The team won 51-15 over Dowling Catholic....

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