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Boys’ Basketball Athletes Take Pride

Boys’ Basketball Athletes Take Pride

Jake Grist, Reporter

The athletes who played in the Boys’ Basketball season took great pride in their successful season -- 9th grade won 14 games and only lost one. Jaylin Williams, 9th, played basketball for the chance to challenge himself...

March 6No Comments

Lady Raiders Grow, Bond During Basketball Season

Lady Raiders Grow, Bond During Basketball Season

Deja Wesley and Karina Gonzalez

Each Lady Raider basketball team changed throughout the season. The freshmen improved over the season by putting in more effort and giving less attitude. “The growth that the kids showed went from getting in trouble...

March 6No Comments

Cheer Team Overcomes Loss and Injuries

Cheer Team Overcomes Loss and Injuries

Deja Wesley and Karina Gonzalez

2016 was not kind to the KJH cheerleader squad as it was filled with injuries, people quitting, and others moving away. All of these things made life harder for the rest of the squad. “These changes upset us because...

January 1No Comments

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Freshman Iris Ponce Honored at Quinceneara

Freshman Iris Ponce Honored at Quinceneara

Jake Grist, Reporter

A quinceneara is a very important event in a Latina’s life as it marks her transition from girl to young lady. It can take years to plan. For Iris Ponce, 9th, this meant she had to choose wisely among friends and fami...

February 5No Comments

English Teachers Bring Real-World Examples into the Classroom

English Teachers Bring Real-World Examples into the Classroom

January 1

Coach East Triumphs

Coach East Triumphs

January 1

Mrs. Storey Uses Spheros to Bring Technology into the Classroom

Mrs. Storey Uses Spheros to Bring Technology into the Classroom

November 21

New Faculty: Mr. Ha

New Faculty: Mr. Ha

October 26

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Science Students Study DNA, Build Tree of Traits

Science Students Study DNA, Build Tree of Traits

Karina Gonzalez, Reporter

In November, Mrs. Post’s and Mrs. Remy’s 8th grade Science students cut, colored, and taped DNA leaves on their Tree of Traits that they created on the wall in the main hallway. They had been learning...

November 21No Comments

Advanced Band Brings Home All 1s

Advanced Band Brings Home All 1s

November 18

Orchestra Students Enjoy Break at Crystal Palace

Orchestra Students Enjoy Break at Crystal Palace

October 28

Speaker Brings Awareness of Internet Safety Issues

Speaker Brings Awareness of Internet Safety Issues

October 27

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