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LPHS Bowlers hit the lanes

LPHS Bowlers hit the lanes

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Sports

The bowling season is in full swing now, and both teams have high hopes for the upcoming season due to lots of talent on the lanes. Bowling has been a club for  many years. It starts at the beginning of the school year, and lasts until the end of December. The club had excited bowlers flocking to th...

Should high school bowling be considered a sport?

Should high school bowling be considered a sport?

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Showcase, Sports

A typical high school bowler could spend nearly 17 hours a week competing to represent their school and earn scholarship money, which is on par with the time many other high school athletes spend on their respective sports; however, high school bowling in Indiana is not classified as a sport.   ...

Kindness counts

Kindness counts

Alyssa Foster, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Community, Humans of LP, Showcase

LaPorte High School’s Kindness Campaign is back in action.     Students and staff at LPHS are filling the halls with kindness in hopes of making a change.     Although the 2017-2018 Kindness Campaign has been in operation for only two weeks, it has already made a phenomenal impact...

Work Ethic at LPHS

Work Ethic at LPHS

Corrine Kelley, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Academics, Clubs

Work Ethic is a program available to all high school students. It helps prepare them for the work force by showing good work ethic in attendance, grades, class behavior, and community service. Work Ethic helps your future with putting it on your resume for jobs and to put on college applications....

The place where you can be yourself

The place where you can be yourself

Makayla Blinco, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Clubs

Around two years ago, LPHS created an Anime Club where student can play videogames, watch Anime movies, and meet new friends with the same interests. Many of the club members appreciate Anime club because it is a place where they can be themselves and not feel judged. “I like that I can be mys...

Teens for Christ Club

Teens for Christ Club

Taylor Pletcher, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs

LaPorte High School has now started a Teens for Christ Club. Teens for Christ Club meets every Friday morning in room 1.27 (Mrs. White’s room) from 7:00 a.m. until 7:25 a.m. Julie-Ann Thiem, senior, and her sister, Natalie Thiem, freshman, started this club. They thought it would be a great idea to ...

Academic athletes

Academic athletes

Kirsta Greer, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Academics, Clubs, Humans of LP, Sports

Being an academic student and being involved in several sports and activities may become overwhelming. Some people may even think it is impossible to do multiple activities and maintain good grades at the same time. Many Slicers are working hard to manage being an students who are involved in sports and ...

National Honor Society’s new officers

National Honor Society’s new officers

Kirsta Greer, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Academics, Clubs

The National Honor Society (NHS) just elected their new officers for the 2017-2018 school year. In order to be accepted into NHS, members must maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher. The members of NHS are considered the top academic students in school. The people who ran for office had to give a short speech to thei...

Freshmen and Sophomore Learning Community gives great chances to students

Freshmen and Sophomore Learning Community gives great chances to students

Jaden Millard, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Academics, Clubs

The Freshmen, and Sophomore Learning Community is a great chance for students who learn at an easier pace than other kids. Many of the teachers in the F.L.C./S.L.C. care deeply about their students just like many other teachers, but the F.L.C./S.L.C. teachers might give their students an extra push to...

Competitive cheer starting up at LPHS

Competitive cheer starting up at LPHS

Corrine Kelley, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Showcase, Sports

LaPorte High School has created a cheer team of 13 cheerleaders who will be representing the Slicers at cheer competitions. In the past, the varsity and junior varsity cheer team have always competed separately. Then they come together when basketball season starts and compete at the varsity leve...

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