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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 »

RPHS Graduation

Edgar Sanchez, Beginning Journalism Student

June 12, 2013
Filed under Archives

Two hundred sixty-eight  RPHS students graduated June 3 at the Chiles Center at the University of Portland. Five students graduated as valedictorians and 17 graduated as full International Bachelorette (IB) diploma candidates. Eddie... 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 »

NCSD Winter Formal

NCSD Winter Formal

February 22, 2013

NCSD Girls’ Basketball Midway Mark

Blake Thomason, Sports Editor

February 19, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

It’s mid-season of league play for girls’ basketball and so far it has been a reflection of the preseason. The struggles continue for the Putnam girls; their record falls to 4-12 overall, and 2-5 in league play after dropping... Read more »