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From the page to the screen

From the page to the screen

Rachel Noll, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015

   For as long as LPHS has had a newspaper, it has been a printed out hard copy, but this year, things are changing.   The school newspaper will now be located on www.slicernewsroom.com.   This will give the students a chance to access news with the click of a button, and they can check it daily fo...

Studying for math made easy

Studying for math made easy

Kate Luce, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2015

   Most students struggle with studying for math. Studying for math tests is different than studying for other subjects. While it is important to memorize certain aspects of math, how does one even approach studying for math? Does one just practice formulas, until the routine becomes indefinitely mo...

Getting new classes at LPHS

Getting new classes at LPHS

Bethany Schuster, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015

   This year, the LaPorte High School has added multiple new classes for its student body to take. The courses include a public relations/digital media class, agriculture fundamentals and an advanced animal science class.   Mr. Walker has proposed the implementation of two new classes, landscaping...

LaPorte High School making a change

LaPorte High School making a change

Taylor Kegebein, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015

   Every year, families struggle to put food on the table and keep their kids warm during the cold winters. LaPorte High School is making a huge impact on the community this year by participating in both the Hunger and Coat Drive.   The Northern Indiana Student Hunger Drive is a way to colle...

Preparing for the SAT and ACT

Preparing for the SAT and ACT

Rachel Noll, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015

  It is that time of the year again that all students dread. It is SAT and ACT season.   These are very important tests that determine the student’s futures, so it is necessary that they take it early, study, stay focused,  and work as hard as possible to do their very best on the tests. ...

Controversial dress codes sparks debate

Controversial dress codes sparks debate

Taylor Jump, Staff Writer

October 28, 2015

   The student body of LaPorte High School has almost always been divided on a single topic: the dress code. Though years have passed and different generations have walked through these halls, the end result has always been the same: where do we draw the line on what students should wear?    T...

PR: It’s more than just a class

PR: It’s more than just a class

Rachel Noll, Staff Writer

October 20, 2015

   The public perception of LaPorte Community Schools now lies in the hands of a group of teenagers.         In the new Public Relations class at LaPorte High School, students are in charge of running a public relations campaign for every school in the LaPorte Community School Corporation...

LPHS overview: Sewing class

LPHS overview: Sewing class

Dustin Mace, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 20, 2015

  Here at LPHS we offer a class called fashion and textiles. This class is taught by Mrs. Prichard. In the introduction class, one will go over basic sewing, as well as equipment, and how to safely use it.   Some of the projects that they do include pin cushions which they are currently in the proc...

Slicer Success Closet makes way to LPHS

Slicer Success Closet makes way to LPHS

Kate Luce, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 20, 2015

   Teenagers who have jobs prepare themselves both in and out of the career world. They become self-sufficient members of the work force, and they become better at time management, which is a skill that is necessary for the road ahead. Even though jobs may be stressful, we are proud to say that we mak...

A love for Spanish

A love for Spanish

Rachel Noll, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

   Mrs Lancioni is the new Spanish teacher at LaPorte High School.    Lancioni formerly worked at the elementary school level before coming to LPHS. She worked as an English as a second language (ESL) tutor at some of the local elementary schools.    “I graduated from Indiana Universi...

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