The Black & White

  • Senior speakers announced: Kendall Hostetler and Andrew Janni

  • Football informational meeting will be held April 24 at 3 P.M. in the high school small gym.

  • Senior Challenge will be held 6:00 P.M. May 2 in the large gym of the high school.

  • Prom ticket prices are $22 from April 16-22. Tickets will be $25 from April 23-27, with $25 tickets at the door.

  • Midnight Masquerade themed Prom will be held April 28 at the Community Choice Credit Union convention center from 8:30-11:30 P.M.

Making stop motion animation using clay figures

Making stop motion animation using clay figures

Sarah Nelson, Staff Writter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Creative Differences, Showcase

Oliver Carrell '18 first became interested in animation early on. He used to use a program called Pivot Animator on his computer when he was younger. "It always gave my computer a virus when I downloaded it." Carrell said. "It destroyed every computer my family has ever owned, and I didn't realize it...

Sand Art; from a forbidden hobby to a refined passion

Sand Art; from a forbidden hobby to a refined passion

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Columns, Creative Differences, Showcase

Sand Art or Ramel, meaning sandbox, was originally practiced in the desert where sand was abundant. The sand would be ground into a fine powder and dyed with brilliant colors using natural ingredients and minerals. With this sand and years of practice, people learned how to create detailed drawings within...

Formed through art; Amberly Dal

Formed through art; Amberly Dal

Shabana Gupta, Staff writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Columns, Creative Differences, Feature, Showcase

Growing up, Amberly Dal '20 spent Saturday mornings with her mom playing with beads. "I would come downstairs and she would have a cup of hot cocoa ready for me and we would just sit by the window and we would make jewelry," she said. "My jewelry was horrible, but I got to pick out beads and I could...

Photography classes give students new opportunities

Photography classes give students new opportunities

Sarah Nelson, Staff Writter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Creative Differences, Feature, Showcase

Starting this year, the introductory courses for photography made some adaptations to shift into two courses. This change has been in the works for quite some time. "We had several meetings to come up with what would be the best way to design a photo curriculum. I feel like darkroom is equally as important...

Parul Srivastava’s Henna

Parul Srivastava’s Henna

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Columns, Creative Differences, Showcase

For some people, drawing or painting is not a medium of art that they never found love for, but they still love art. Parul Srivastava '19 found her fit with Henna. She started practicing with henna during a trip to India with her dad. She was going to a 50th Anniversary party with her family that was...

Memories reach reality

Memories reach reality

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Columns, Creative Differences, Feature

Clay 1 classes are working on creating visual representations of portions of their life. They are supposed to use slabs, flat pieces of clay, to create 3D forms that form a box shape. Their forms are not restricted in any way other than being within a seven by seven inch box. The forms can have how...