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Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesday

Victoria Weckmann, Adertisement Editor

November 18, 2019

As concerns about the mental health of students has risen, new ways to cope with the stress of school are being integrated into the classroom. Teachers at City High have begun to search for solutions to this problem. Michael Ayers, the AP Seminar teacher at City High School, had something to say abo...

City High’s End of the Trimester Art Show – A Beloved Tradition

City High’s End of the Trimester Art Show – A Beloved Tradition

Haileigh Steffen, Art Editor

November 15, 2019

Paintings hang from large display boards. Sculptures dangle from the ceiling. Glasswork pieces are illuminated by a vintage light projector. Ceramics are carefully placed upon desks. A SmartBoard runs student-made films. The sheer mass of art is an unexpected sight, even for the normally art-crowde...

Dance Marathon Continues Pursuing Goals For The Kids

Dance Marathon Continues Pursuing Goals For The Kids

Alice Boerner, Reporter

November 13, 2019

In a bustling classroom each Friday morning, a group of students gather together to discuss Dance Marathon. In addition to all their schoolwork and extracurriculars, members of the club devote time to helping kids with pediatric cancer.  Members of Dance Marathon are focused on helping people and maki...

Sparkle Brings Equality into Cheer at City High

Sparkle Brings Equality into Cheer at City High

Alice Boerner and Sophia Wagner

November 13, 2019

The football team crashes through the City High banner, flanked by Sparkle cheerleaders excitedly waving pom-poms towards the stands. Although often overlooked by the crowd due to the bustle of a home football game, the Sparkle team continues to bring enthusiasm and energy.  Laura Schwab is the City High sponsor for th...

Moments From City High’s Art Club

Moments From City High’s Art Club

Haileigh Steffen, Art Editor

November 13, 2019

  Students gather for City High's Tuesday-meeting Art Club to discuss, collaborate and work on art projects. D

Girls Varsity Cross Country Finishes Top Ten at State Meet

Girls Varsity Cross Country Finishes Top Ten at State Meet

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

November 4, 2019

On November 2, the girls competed in Fort Dodge at the State meet. Boulter led the team and finished in 21st place with a time of 19:08. Second on the team, Wedemeyer placed 42nd with a time of 19:43, a personal record. Reynolds came in third for the team with a time of 19:49 putting her in the ...

Cultured Corner: November

Cultured Corner: November

Cecile Bendera, Culture Editor

November 1, 2019

The Cultured Corner is a column on pop culture where we bring you the news that students are talking about, from the students themselves, in their own words.  On The Lion King     “ The Lion King” live-animation movie was a magnificent remake of the original movie that was released in 1994. Produced by Jon Fa...

LH Photos of the Week

LH Photos of the Week

Natalie Green, Photo Editor

October 25, 2019

LH Photos of the Week

LH Photos of the Week

Natalie Green, Photo Editor

October 18, 2019

Art Club Begins with Memories of Past Years

Art Club Begins with Memories of Past Years

Haileigh Steffen, Art Editor

October 10, 2019

If a student were to to roam down the halls of City High School, they may notice the Mona Lisa uncharacteristically dabbing on flyers. These flyers dot the corridors and monitors of CHS with flashy images that are unfamiliar to her typical renaissance sentiment. This showy display is an effort to promote...

Pocket Points Pushes Its Way Into Education

Pocket Points Pushes Its Way Into Education

Victoria Weckmann, Marketing Editor

October 9, 2019

As society has transitioned into an age of digitalization and technology, the use of things like smartphones has exponentially increased in people's daily lives. Anna Basile, an english teacher at City High, has launched a new extra credit system in her classes in an attempt to keep that trend out of the c...

Dance Marathon Has High Hopes for the New School Year

Alice Boerner, Reporter

October 3, 2019

For nearly seven years, students at City High have been working as a part of University of Iowa Dance Marathon, otherwise known as UIDM. Every year at City, the club holds fundraisers and creates T-Shirts. All the money they make goes to UIDM.  “The money is used to find treatments for cancer,” said Ms. ...

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