The Black & White

Books to the auction

Books to the auction

Shabana Gupta, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016

Library books are being discarded from the school's shelves, signaling the changing of times. Some students are excited to be able to take home some of the discarded books. The empty shelves have caused people to wonder about what has happened to the books and why they are disappearing at such a massive...

Students take on the world through gap years

Students take on the world through gap years

Abby Nichol, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016

One thing Eileen Lagerblade '16 would do, while in on her gap year in Peru, is go out around 11 p.m. and stay out until around 3 to 4 a.m. dancing with the locals. "It's super fun and whether I'm dancing with a group of girls or with a guy they will teach me new moves and it's just a really fun night." Some students take the direct route from school to college, others decide to tak...

Aiming for an acceptance letter

Aiming for an acceptance letter

Sophie Cordaro, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016

Students spend their high school careers preparing for a secondary education. Read to find out what colleges really want.

New policy causes lower enrollment at Central

New policy causes lower enrollment at Central

Sophie Cordaro, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

When the time to begin scheduling next year’s classes comes around, students have more than enough options to choose from. Due to a new school board policy, Central Campus went from having nine to five Johnston students in just one year. Those who are fortunate enough to have met the policy have the ...

Administration again plans to add campus monitor

Administration again plans to add campus monitor

Matthew Berry, Opinion Editor

October 7, 2016

In the interest of efficiency and security, administration will be bringing a campus monitor back to the high school. This change is in lieu of the security guard hired last year. In addition, students are also asked to help with the security measures. During the 2015-2016 school year, Per Mar Security was in...

School makes change to private bussing

School makes change to private bussing

Molly Hauser, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016

Last year the district announced that they would be hiring a company to drive the buses due to a lack of drivers. The company hired is called Student Transportation of America (STA), a section of Student Transportation Inc. The transition between district hired bus drivers and company hired bus drivers ha...