Poverty simulation takes place, helps faculty empathize with less fortunate students

Kaete Schmidt, Newtonian Asst. Arts & Culture Editor

February 23, 2018

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Poverty is something that affects many people worldwide. They may not notice it, but most people see someone everyday that is living in poverty. Rebecca Lewis-Pankratz from ESSDACK knows what it is like to live in poverty ...

Administration increases security measures

Emma Pulaski, Reporter

February 2, 2018

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Student and staff safety is reported to be a large concern at this school and steps are taken each day to ensure well-being. Security cameras are one of the tools that the school uses to maintain a safe and fair environment. To...

AP enrollment plummets at semester

Taylor Tasaka, Reporter

February 2, 2018

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At beginning of the first semester, 302 students were enrolled in an AP class. After winter break, the number dropped to 259 for second semester. Some students chose to alter their schedule with classes that better fit their...

District explores drug testing for 2018-19 extracurricular activities

Faye Smith, Newtonian News Editor

February 2, 2018

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After the Jan. 17 arrests of 11 Newton high school students and graduates, the possibility of implementing student-athlete drug testing arose. The school is in the initial stages of exploring how to conduct random drug testing...

New dual credit courses from K-State, Bethel offered during spring semester

Addie Lindenmeyer, Newtonian Asst. Features Editor

December 19, 2017

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Each year, junior and senior students take the opportunity to advance their education by participating in dual credit courses offered by partnerships between the school and various colleges. Currently, students are able to earn...

Number of failing courses increases

Erica Beebe, Newtonian Features Editor

December 19, 2017

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As of Dec. 4, 256 students in the school had one or more Fs. This number is significantly larger than 148, which is the amount of students at the same time last year with Fs. Each student is responsible for having a passing grade (D or high...

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