The Black & White

Pack and purge

Jacob Kim, '19, assists with moving boxes. Students and teachers are encouraged to begin packing before the '16-'17 school year ends.

Hannah Short, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017

The '16-'17 school year may be on the home stretch, but the transition into the new high school is just beginning. Possession of the new high school became official April 28. "June 2 afternoon is when school gets out," director of buildings and grounds George Smith said. "So district wide, custodians...

Lost policy enforces unnecessary credits

Lost policy enforces unnecessary credits

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016

There are many students that are here for more periods than they think they should have to be. Most seniors just want to take it easy their senior year so that they can have a little break between high school and college. "I'm here four more periods than I need to be and taking three more than I ne...

Construction of new high school making headway

The construction of the new high school on 100th street is making progress. So far, the contractors and crew have run into no major issues and expect the building to be finished in spring of 2017.

Hannah Crooks, Feature Editor

November 6, 2015

After several months of construction, the new high school is expected to be completely enclosed in about four weeks. “Iowa winters are not always kind,” principal Ryan Woods said. “If they get it enclosed, that will allow them to do a lot of indoor stuff during the winter months. When spring comes,...