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February 6, 2014

Study states sports positively affect student performance

Cole Boyd, Beginning Journalism Student

January 16, 2014
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

Common stereotypes are athletes don’t excel academically. But a recent study supports what athletes and coaches have always believed to be true;  sports help students academically. “When you... Read more »

NCSD students, staff prepare for Finals

Carmen Lukowski, Beginning Journalism Student

June 6, 2013
Filed under Archives

Finals for NCSD high school students will be starting this Friday, June 7 and students are preparing with study guides and reviewing past lessons. It is crucial for students to make sure they are prepared for their final exams,... Read more »

How to manage AP summer homework

Jessica Lely, Staff Writer

May 31, 2013
Filed under Features

Summer is quickly approaching which means for incoming AP students, AP teachers are already assigning homework to be completed over the summer. If you are taking an AP class next year, here are some helpful tips on how... Read more »

Relay for Life

Joe Jesse & Abby Delehant, Beginning Journalism Student

May 31, 2013
Filed under Beginning Journalism Stories, MHS Stories, News, RPHS Stories

This year, the North Clackamas Relay for Life, comprised of over 400 participants, attempted to raise their goal of $30,000 to donate to cancer research and treatments. Relay for Life is an annual event sponsored by the American... Read more »

Where to eat before prom

Hana Watari, Staff

May 3, 2013
Filed under Features, Proms

Prom is right around the corner and many people are scrambling to find a dress, rent a tux, buy tickets and find what to do before prom. This part is one of the most important. It’s what starts off the night and food plays a... Read more »

Things to do this spring

Jessica Lely, Staff

March 15, 2013
Filed under Features

As the winter blues fade away and the sun is bright and shining, it’s time to get ready for the abundance of activities that come with spring. Here are some fun events that will be taking place in and out of the district this... Read more »

NCSD boys basketball: hot and cold

Blake Thomason and Jacob Thompson

March 11, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

With the regular season over, two NCSD basketball teams gear up for a playoff run. The RPHS boys are staying home this March, as their struggles continued all season long. After an 0-8 non-conference start, Deshawn Stephens... Read more »

NCSD girls basketball: a little of everything

Blake Thomason and Jacob Thompson

March 11, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, Op/Ed, RPHS Stories, Sports

The NCSD girls’ basketball team's regular season has come to a close. It should be one to remember, but for different reasons. The Putnam girls are going to remember this season… while they are in the weight room preparing... Read more »

MHS boys basketball cruises past Marist

Jacob Thompson, Staff

March 11, 2013
Filed under Sports

The MHS Mustangs were too hot to handle, and crushed Marist 83-58. Friday's game marked MHS's eighth straight win. During the winning streak, the Mustangs have only had one game that was within 10 points, and have averaged... Read more »

NCSD Playoff Basketball: MHS and CHS represent

Blake Thomason and Jacob Thompson

March 2, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, Op/Ed, RPHS Stories, Sports

Four of the six NCSD basketball teams made the playoffs, and three are poised to make a deep run in the playoffs, and possibly hoist the championship trophy. The Clackamas boys stumbled to the playoffs, finishing the regular... Read more »