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Science Olympiad team advances to State

Science Olympiad team advances to State

Alyssa Foster, Editor

March 12, 2019

The La Porte High School 2019 Science Olympiad team has qualified to compete at State after an impressive competition on Saturday, February 16th. Science Olympiad team members will travel to Indiana University in Bloomington on March 16th to finish their season. Team members include JP Collins, We...

Shuble eyes Art Institute

Shuble eyes Art Institute

Alli Glen, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

Senior Alaura Shuble is about to take her talents to the Windy City. Shuble recently found out that she was accepted into her dream school, School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Ever since Shuble was a little girl, art has always been her passion. She was raised without the typical access to televis...

STEAMing in Slicer Resource Time

STEAMing in Slicer Resource Time

Alyssa Foster, Editor

March 5, 2019

Freshmen students at LPHS battled local engineers in a STEM based activity Tuesday morning. Equipped with 20 spaghetti noodles, one marshmallow, a yard of tape, and 20 minutes, teams were challenged to see who could build the tallest freestanding tower. RQAW, local engineering and architecture firm, ...

Across The Pond

Across The Pond

Alex Kring, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

There are a variety of cultures and civilizations around the world. From the grasslands of Africa to the snowy landslides of the Arctic, there’s a huge world to explore. One of those places is the busy streets of London. It’s a place that Miss Baugh, LPHS English Teacher, was eager to visit with...

Moss and Novak proceed to State

Moss and Novak proceed to State

Cedric McCoy, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

Yet another LPHS student team will attend a competition at the state level; this time, however, in a unique and new event. Seniors Mitchell Moss and Zachary Novak recently participated in the SkillsUSA Television Production Contest at the Elkhart Career Center. SkillsUSA is a national organization tha...

Crash course into New Intermediate School

Crash course into New Intermediate School

March 4, 2019

Starting in the 2019-2020 year, the new La Porte Community School Corporation Intermediate School campus is set to open! The push for the establishment of the intermediate building was to give the seventh and eighth graders more opportunity and the resources to discover new interests. They’re get...

Quiz Bowl team continues impressive season

Quiz Bowl team continues impressive season

Alyssa Foster, Editor

February 28, 2019

The LaPorte High School Quiz Bowl team has defended an impressive competition so far this year. Throughout the past few months, the LPHS Quiz Bowl team has competed against numerous schools from Northwest Indiana, defending their academic skills and having fun as a team. Students participating a...

LPHS will be hosting staff vs student game

LPHS will be hosting staff vs student game

Alli Glen, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

LPHS and Kesling student councils will be hosting a staff vs students basketball game in hopes of raising money for Riley Hospital on March 15th from 5:30-8 pm in the main gym. The KMS staff and students will be playing a “JV” game that will have five minutes a quarter. The middle school game...

LPHS 20 Time Project

LPHS 20 Time Project

Mallory Warner, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

Some might say once you enter high school, you lose all privileges when it comes to what you learn. However, there is a hope for students wanting the opportunity to learning about something they are passionate about. A 20 Time project, also known as “The Genius Hour,” means devoting 20 percen...

Ivy Tech offers free class for seniors

Ivy Tech offers free class for seniors

Emily Conrad, Staff Writer

February 24, 2019

La Porte High School is now offering a free online dual credit class through Ivy Tech to prepare for students for their future and career paths. Seniors will be completing the course during SRT as a part of their Senior Capstone, which grants them two days out of school including the last day. I...

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