Northmen News

Sonido Latin Entertainment Comes to Kansas City

Sonido Latin Entertainment Comes to Kansas City

Alicia Porraz, Photographer March 21, 2024

Many people were excited about a new event because it was the first-ever, Latin-related event Gladstone, Mo., ever hosted. Many Latin Americans from the Kansas City metro area gathered for this event....

Students and Spectators Lockdown, Evacuate Following Shooting at NKCHS 

Ben Place, Copy Editor March 2, 2024

UPDATE 3-4-24 9:55 AM In an update on Sunday, NKC police confirmed that the two victims, one a juvenile NKCHS student and the other an adult, both sustained serious injuries in the shooting, but are...

Upcoming Art Show Preparations Underway

Upcoming Art Show Preparations Underway

Kamila McCall, writer February 12, 2024

When flowers start growing on the trees, it is spring. And spring just happens to be the same season the art show is being held currently undergoing preparations. “I'm really looking forward to showcasing...

Students Run Their Own Coffee Business

Students Run Their Own Coffee Business

Jacob Eischen, Design Editor February 2, 2024

Nestled into the corner of the Clemens Learning Center is a bustling small business; the employees are only 17 or 18 years old. What may sound like an impending disaster to some is actually a student-run...

The best part of the parade is getting off the float and high-fiving all the kids, said junior Donald Duplass. It’s the best part because it makes the kids excited, it seems that we really make an impact on them and I love seeing that. 
The football game, I enjoy seeing all the people there and as well as getting the opportunity to play and then seeing my friends and family afterwards supporting me always makes my night.
Homecoming night. homecoming is always just exciting seeing everyone of my friends all in the same place and all hyping each other while all dressed up. Its fun going all out for one night every once and awhile.

Voices from Homecoming

Journalism 1 reporters September 20, 2023

It was an early fall Homecoming last week for the Northmen. Let's hear what a few have to say: “A memory from this assembly that would stick with me would probably be the crowning of the Homecoming...

Homecoming is Upon Us

Jacob Eischen, Design Editor September 10, 2023

Homecoming is finally upon us and there is a week full of festivities to celebrate! Here's what to expect: The week of Monday, Sept. 11 through Friday, Sept. 15 is spirit week. Each day encourages students...

Balloon incites fear

Balloon incites fear

Kamila McCall, Journalism 1 reporter April 26, 2023

Was it really just a white balloon in the sky or does it have more meaning than that? The Chinese spy balloon was spotted in the U.S. airspace on Jan. 28. President Joe Biden ordered the U.S. Air Force...

Rochel Daniels, EdD., high fives students. She will be the next superintendent of NKC Schools.

Chief of Staff Selected

Jacob Eischen, writer March 17, 2023

The NKCSD board has officially selected the next superintendent. Starting July 1, Rochel Daniels, Ed.D. will take on the role of chief of staff, shadowing the current superintendent, Dan Clemens, Ed.D.,...

Jayden Robker

North Kansas City Student Found Dead After Month-Long Search

Jacob Eischen, writer March 14, 2023

Missing Northgate student Jayden Robker’s body was found Friday, March 10. His remains were found about a mile away from his home in a pond surrounded by a wooded area. It took two days to identify the...

Future Freshmen tour activities and academics

Future Freshmen tour activities and academics

NorthmenNews staff March 9, 2023

Antioch Spartans took a spin through the halls and gyms of Oak Park on Wednesday, March 8, during the annual Future Freshman Night.

CLICK. Freshman Isabel Sykes focuses hard on completing AVID notes,which could determine her grade. These notes are based on biology, a class in which really pushes her. “Biology this year has made me feel challenged and stressed on a deeper level rather than middle school work,” Sykes said.

Inside OP in January

NorthmenNews staff January 30, 2023

The Journalism 1 Photography students were challenged to find interesting events and students inside OP last month.  

Norman’s Nickels: How did they return?

Joshua Kori, Journalism 1 reporter November 21, 2022

Have you heard of Norman’s Nickels? Did you know that they have just made a comeback to Oak Park this school year? Well, they are back and here to stay thanks to assistant principal Jackie Gosney,...

Load More Stories

Comments (0)

All Northmen News Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest