Will Kruzan (11) is playing Prince Eric in the spring musical “The Little Mermaid”. The musical will be performed onFriday, March 4 through Sunday, March 6 and Thursday, March 10 through Saturday, March 12. Q: What is it like playing the lead male role in the musical? A: It’s really cool because it’s only my […]Read more "Q&A: Will Kruzan"
“What’s the R-word?” was a question asked almost every time someone approached the R-word Banner at lunch this Tuesday and Wednesday. The R-word, retard or retarded, is by definition to slow down the development or progress of something; however, the word has slowly evolved into something of bad meaning. “It now has a negative connotation. […]Read more "Banning the R-word"
While the whole school had Martin Luther King Jr. Day off, the freshman boys basketball team was not off their game with a 62-31 victory over Michigan City. “[I think] it was one of the best overall games we played as a team so far this season,” Joshua Graziano (9) said. The boys shut down […]Read more "No days off"
‘Tis the season to be listening to Christmas songs. With the same songs being played in the car and in stores, it is easy to get sick of them fast. In order to prevent the bah humbug feeling, here’s a countdown of twelve Christmas songs that will have everyone singing around the open fire. “Santa […]Read more "Caroling through Christmas"
When class ended Nov. 19 and 20, Mr. Ralph Holden’s, Social Studies, AP Psychology students walked out with strewed vision, activated taste buds and green tongues after testing their senses. “Taste and perception is a big field in psychology, and I wanted to expose them to some of those things and hopefully they have an […]Read more "Psyched about senses"
At the last meeting, Best Buddies members learned that laughter and s’mores do not always have to come from around a campfire. “Today we had stuff for Best Buddies to make s’mores. We made s’mores and filled out friendship forms,” Haley Rugis (12) said. Making s’mores in the cooking classroom took a step away from […]Read more "Best Buddies have s’more fun"
The varsity football team faced their first loss on the new field with a score of 40-17 against Merrillville on Friday, Oct. 12. The home loss against a lower ranked team did not sit easily with the players. “We worked so hard for it during the week, and it’s just when you work so hard […]Read more "Low energy leads to loss"