The Black & White

  • Dodgeball intrumural will be held Feb. 4 at 11 a.m.

  • Auditions for spring musical now open. Pick up forms from Ryan, Robilliard or Fitzpatrick. Auditions will be held after school Jan. 30

  • Student council coin war will be held Jan. 22 - Jan. 26. Bring coins to second period in order to compete.

  • Prom committee to have first meeting Jan. 18 in room 409

  • Seniors are now able to sign up for their Dragon Scholarship Fund interview. To do so, visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e48a5af2aa75-dragon

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...

Connecting craft to culture

Connecting craft to culture

Sarah Nelson, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Creative Differences, Showcase

Day of the Dead is right around the corner and is celebrated in central and southern Mexico as well as across the states. Many families will gather together to celebrate on Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 by creating beautiful alters for their loved ones who have died. Sugar art was brought to the New World by...

Sarah Andreason; jeweler in the making

Sarah Andreason; jeweler in the making

Shabana Gupta, Staff

October 18, 2017


Filed under Columns, Creative Differences, Feature, Showcase

Sarah Andreasen '20 is interested in starting up a stand at the farmer's market in the future. Andreason is able to make detailed jewelry with a minimal amount of time, and loves to create when she has free time. Andreasen has been making jewelry seriously for 3 years. She first started out whe...

Art: anyone can do it

Art: anyone can do it

Sarah Nelson, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Creative Differences, Opinion

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 not, I'm guessing they evoke some sort of emotional response that makes you think or feel something. Creativity does flourish under expertise,...