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Hauck adds robotics to LPHS

Hauck adds robotics to LPHS

Sophia Adkins, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

Morgan Hauck, a new teacher this school year, is making a positive impact on the community and in the halls.  She is the first robotics coach at LPHS and is an engineering teacher for the Slicers. “Surprisingly there weren’t a lot of places hiring for an engineering teacher, so my choices were p...

Peterson named Student of the Year

Peterson named Student of the Year

Alli Glen, Editor

January 21, 2020

LPHS Sophomore Parker Peterson was named a Student of the Year for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. The Student of the Year challenge is an event that can be participated in once, and it’s only for high school students. In order to be involved with the program, the student must be nominated by someone....

Speech and Debate off to a strong start

Speech and Debate off to a strong start

Jamaal Salary, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Most of the glory in the high school often goes to the athletes, but the La Porte Speech and Debate team has made a case that they shouldn’t be counted out. Speech and Debate are co-curricular by-application classes that are advised by Mrs. Arney and Miss Baugh, who are LPHS English teacher. ...

Lincoln’s book fairies

Lincoln’s book fairies

Ally Zila, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Since the beginning of school, Lincoln Elementary School has been visited by Book Fairies every month. Around August, teachers from Lincoln Elementary School started social media campaigns for donations to provide each student in their class with a new reading book every month. Due to the generos...

Furness makes immediate impact at LPHS

Furness makes immediate impact at LPHS

Ally Zila, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Jessie Furness is leading Slicers to success through coaching and teaching. Furness dove back when she was in high school at Michigan City, lettering her freshman year and diving on varsity all four years. Furness perfected her lower difficulty dives and frequently had strong scores. She made it t...

Slicer Emma Henderson takes graduating early a step further

Slicer Emma Henderson takes graduating early a step further

Tori Kegebein, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

LPHS is filled with brilliant students who excel in many ways, some of which find it easy to surpass the expectations given to them. Junior Emma Henderson happens to be one. She has made the courageous decision to graduate an entire year early. While attending LPHS, Henderson realized her maturity level was ...

LaRose returns to teaching

LaRose returns to teaching

Alli Glen, Editor

December 6, 2019

A new face at LPHS is making an impact early.  Mrs. LaRose, a new LPHS English teacher, has always been a teacher at heart, even when she wasn’t in a classroom. LaRose has been teaching for four and a half years. All of her teaching was done just around the corner in Chicago, Illinois at Our La...

Crichfield and Riley host honorary Principals for a Day

Crichfield and Riley host honorary Principals for a Day

LPCSC Staff

November 19, 2019

To understand what it is like to be someone else, it is imperative to walk a mile in his or her shoes. Bert Cook, executive director of La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership, and Mark Krentz, mayor of La Porte, walked that mile and many more as they were honorary Principals for the Day on November 8th. ...

Smith inspires students with Innovation Lab

Smith inspires students with Innovation Lab

Tori Kegebein, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

Every school offers programs to fit certain interests for students, but La Porte Middle School/Kesling Intermediate has taken this one step further by introducing the Innovation Lab. English teacher and former data coach Mrs. Smith has taken the position that infuses a STEM (Science, Technology, Engi...

LPHS’ second Chili Cook-Off

LPHS’ second Chili Cook-Off

Alli Glen, Editor

November 18, 2019

La Porte High School teachers decided to spice up their lunch break with the second annual LPHS Chili Cook-Off during the e-Learning day on November 6th. 10 of LP’s best teacher chefs decided to partake in this much anticipated event. The staff brought in their best versions of their homemade chil...

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