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Freshmen Turn to Soccer for Fun, Relieve Stress

Freshmen Turn to Soccer for Fun, Relieve Stress

Karina Gonzalez and Deja Wesley

Freshmen Raiders who made the NHS soccer team play for different reasons. “My motivation to play soccer is happiness,” Christian Chavez said. “If you love and enjoy it, why not do it?” Playing soccer affects...

April 8, 2017No Comments

Baseball Athletes Find Motivation to Play for NHS

Baseball Athletes Find Motivation to Play for NHS

Kaleb McDonald and Iesha Tillery

On a big, wide baseball field of dirt and bases on the ground, four 9th grade Kimmons boys play for Northside. At a game, fans will hear the pow of a ball hitting a bat and the whoosh of it going into a glove as the player...

April 3, 2017No Comments

Freshmen Softball Athletes Share Goals for Playing for NHS

Freshmen Softball Athletes Share Goals for Playing for NHS

Laisha Zarate and Malika Smith

Encouraging words go through the ears of Ke’Ona Waugh as she whacks the softball into left field, sending three girls home and herself. That’s not the only talent from Kimmons athletes going to Northside. Two other freshmen...

March 31, 20171 Comment

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Freshmen Reflect on Classes at Kimmons

Freshmen Reflect on Classes at Kimmons

Pamela Anguiano and Ikeilah Rodriguez

In comparison to 7th and 8th grade classes, freshman year offers even bigger challenges. “My most challenging class is Geometry,” Julia Thai said. “It’s not the learning but just how much homework Ms. Lloyd gives...

April 28, 2017No Comments

Freshman Jovanna Centeno Gets to Be a Princess for a Day

Freshman Jovanna Centeno Gets to Be a Princess for a Day

April 10, 2017

Teachers Bring Holocaust Training, Travels into the Classroom

Teachers Bring Holocaust Training, Travels into the Classroom

April 10, 2017

Mrs. Dunn Readies for Retirement

Mrs. Dunn Readies for Retirement

April 8, 2017

Long-time Registrar and Financial Secretary Mrs. King to Retire Soon

Long-time Registrar and Financial Secretary Mrs. King to Retire Soon

April 7, 2017

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New Cheer and Dance Teams

New Cheer and Dance Teams

Jake Grist, Reporter

Students faced challenges when trying out for the cheer and dance teams last month. Coaches and judges watched tryouts critically to select their new members. “Our biggest challenge was showing...

April 28, 2017No Comments

Freshmen Orchestra Students Reflect on Regional Contest

Freshmen Orchestra Students Reflect on Regional Contest

April 12, 2017

Students Trip and Flip for Wheels in Motion

Students Trip and Flip for Wheels in Motion

April 3, 2017

Cheer and Dance Teams Celebrate End of Season

Cheer and Dance Teams Celebrate End of Season

March 31, 2017

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