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Drama Performances Now Included with Activity Pass

Drama Performances Now Included with Activity Pass

Robert Barthell, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

Owners of the Activity Pass will get even more value for their money, starting this year. All drama performances will be covered under the official Activity Pass, a $30 one-time fee, which allows NHS students to attend school sporting events for free. This news comes as a surprise to many, who...

AFS Club Hosts Exchange Student Meet and Greet

AFS Club Hosts Exchange Student Meet and Greet

Ashlyn Jacobs, Editor in Chief

September 12, 2019

An exchange student meet and greet held by AFS club will take place Sept. 18 in the cafeteria with ice breakers and snacks for attendees. Anyone wanting to meet this year's five exchange students and/or the NHS students who studied abroad last year are welcome to attend, Mrs. Felicia Torres, counselor...

Welcome Back: Students Face a New Daily Schedule

Welcome Back:  Students Face a New Daily Schedule

August 28, 2019

Chromebook registration and student photos will take place within the first two days of the upcoming school year for all students of NHS. Students in grade nine and 10 will receive chromebooks and student IDs on the first day, Sept. 3, whereas upperclassmen may collect theirs on Sept. 4, accordin...

REACH Academy Donates to Neenah Animal Shelter

REACH Academy Donates to Neenah Animal Shelter

Press Release

June 3, 2019

The REACH Academy visited the Neenah Animal Shelter on June 3 to drop off toys, treats and food that they collected during their social justice project. Additionally, they also donated 40 tie blankets for the dog and cat cages, as well as the $300 they raised during the faulty car wash. REACH would...

N.J.S.D. Election for Hydroponics Units in Classrooms

N.J.S.D. Election for Hydroponics Units in Classrooms

Emilee Wise, Editor-in-Chief

May 5, 2019

N.J.S.D. is a finalist in the "Opal Apples Youth Make a Difference" grant, worth  $75,000. The grant is awarded to young leaders taking on big environmental topics such as food security, nutrition, agriculture, food politics and education. If awarded the grant, N.J.S.D. would purchase hydroponics...

Musicians Prepare for the Upcoming State Solo & Ensemble Festival

Musicians Prepare for the Upcoming State Solo & Ensemble Festival

Nathan Gehrke, Student of Journalism

April 24, 2019

High school musicians across the state will perform at the state Solo & Ensemble festival on April 27 at UW-Oshkosh to conclude this year’s competitive path. “It makes me a better musician and helps me gain confidence when I perform in front of a judge,” senior Lily Slivinski said rega...

Arts Education and the Effects on NHS

Maddie Nail, Student of Journalism

April 17, 2019

Walking into NHS and roaming throughout the halls, one will be able to see all of the art pieces students have created to decorate the walls. Students love having their art hung up around the school, and are proud to show off their pieces. Lisa Dorschner, art teacher, helps create many of the...

Camp Onaway Hosts Summer Camp Opportunities

Camp Onaway Hosts Summer Camp Opportunities

April 15, 2019

Planning and discussions of summer camps and programs are starting to come about with the change of seasons, getting local campers excited already. Who are these campers? These campers are apart of the The Boys’ & Girls’ Brigade program, located right here in Neenah.  The main municipal...

Fox Cities Reads Festival Features Evicted by Matthew Desmond

Fox Cities Reads Festival Features Evicted by Matthew Desmond

Nevaeh Caballero, Student of Journalism

April 15, 2019

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond is April's 2019 book selection for Fox Cities Reads festival. An effort from the Fox Cities Book Festival and local libraries, Fox Cities Reads is a one book community event where readers are encouraged to pick up a copy of the presen...

Neenah Makes History with 27th State Appearance

Amanda Argall, Student of Journalism

April 14, 2019

The Neenah Boys’ Basketball team capped off its season on March 15 with a trip to the WIAA state tournament held at the Kohl Center in Madison. “In the beginning of the year we were counted out and projected to finish near the bottom of the conference. Then throughout the season as we won gam...

How Art Inspires Students at NHS

How Art Inspires Students at NHS

Bella Brackin, Student of Journalism

April 14, 2019

Art programs at NHS provide a creative outlet for students by making space for students to work and often allowing them to display their art around the school. According to Emma Santiago, an interior design teacher at NHS, most of the work found around the school results from a large project that art st...

Introducing the Rocket Players Production of Failure: A Love Story

Introducing the Rocket Players Production of Failure: A Love Story

Sophia Tesch, Student of Journalism

April 11, 2019

Preparations for the NHS spring show, Failure: A Love Story, are underway and the Neenah Rocket Players are excited to share that they will be performing the show in Pickard Auditorium at the end of April. Failure: A Love Story is a show that takes place in the city of Chicago through the 1920s. The story tells...

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