Northmen News

Snow Day – Whatcha Gonna Do?

Nathan Nance, Staffer

December 19, 2019

This week the North Kansas City School District called their first two snow days of the school year. For most kids this makes it for a short last week school before the holiday break. However, for high school students it landed...

What Makes the Holidays Special?

Claire Heller, J1 Reporter

December 14, 2019

With the holidays right around the corner, winter break quickly approaches. Everybody decides to spend their time away in different ways, whether its staying at home or going on vacation. Winter break is a time to be able to spend ...

Does Your Driving Score Mean More?

Hannah Butts, J1 Reporter

December 11, 2019

70 points out of 100, minimum. That’s what it takes to legally get a driver’s license in the state of Missouri. It’s common among most teens to strive to pass this test and get on the roads. However, some teens wonder...

Sleep Deprived Students: A Trend

Lillian Goss, J1 Reporter

December 9, 2019

It’s unavoidable. Sleep-deprived students walk the halls every day, groggily trying to make it to class without falling over. In class, they give themselves just three minutes to rest their head, until they’ve completely...

People we met in D.C.

People we met in D.C.

November 24, 2019

Students stay on top

Lindsey Dunaway, Editor in Chief

November 14, 2019

Students are under different amounts of pressure all throughout their high school career and often times aren’t always encouraged. “I’m the outcast of my friend group,” freshman Amelia McCoy said. Everyone is disc...

Spotlight on Backstage; Mamma Mia!

Hannah Butts, J1 Reporter

October 31, 2019

Lights up. Sound and lights prep for their first cue. The set and props intricately designed and placed. Each cast member wears their designated costume along with specific stage makeup. This is the finished product of what the...

Acting in the spotlight

Lindsey Dunaway, writer

May 1, 2019

One Acts are an exciting part of a theater 2 and 3 students’ career and a lot of time goes into each act. Regardless of being a director or an actor, there is a big time commitment that comes with being in a One Act. “We...

Where are the rest of the Seniors Going?

Ivonee Mejia, Writer

February 1, 2019

Deciding what to do after high school can a hard decision for many students. This is the biggest step into adulthood after spending so many years in school, to go out and live the rest of your life- some students go straight to...

Preparing for finals, stresses freshmen

Haydenn Gallagher, Journalism 1 reporter

December 11, 2018

Finals are almost here. There are practice problems being given out by teachers, reviews being gone over, and lots of students getting stressed. There are going to be multiple forms of questions on for finals, including multiple...