5 months ago logan bissell 0
The AVID program is new to our school this year and is for middle level students who are college bound and very determined. AVID stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination. It is a non-profit organization which provides professional learning to improve college readiness for students. To start the AVID program, two years ago, a handful Read More


5 months ago logan bissell 0
As of this year, the ROTC program had to undergo a major change. After the resignation of Commander Rakestraw, the ROTC program is now commuting to Topeka High. Students load on a bus at the beginning of sixth hour, arrive at Topeka High, then return back to school before the school day ends everyday. This Read More

Mental Health

5 months ago Bradyn Smith 0
When thinking about high school, most adults say it was the best four years of their lives. But when  asking teens or young adults, they will say it was a time of anxiety, stress, and depression.     It is no secret that the rate of individuals living with a mental illness in America is on Read More

Making a wish at prom

5 months ago admin 0
The prom planning committee works throughout the year to decide a theme for prom, organize prom, and set up prom the week that it is meant to happen. The Junior Class also works with prom. On May 3, the Junior Class presented “Wish Upon A Star” the Junior-Senior Prom, which cost $20 per person. For Read More

Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy

5 months ago Jeni Daley 0
To some, Homecoming has always been one of the most unforgettable experiences from high school. Whether winning royalty or simply being nominated, this day will be cherished in the minds of the candidates throughout their lifetime. The day of homecoming, the candidates enjoy an early breakfast around 10 a.m. at IHOP. They take anywhere from Read More