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New Guidance Counselor: Maureen Beran

New Guidance Counselor Maureen Beran
November 8, 2020

In a school year filled with chaos, communication with teachers and staff is of utmost importance for students to be able to help maintain an organized and balanced livelihood. This is the case for Maureen...

City Goes Back to School

Hybrid students in class wearing masks and sitting socially distanced.
October 19, 2020

Students and teachers from all the high schools in the district are working together to make online schooling work. Students might have English with a teacher from West High one period, and math with a...

Energy Usage at City High

Recently, a pair from Americorps did an energy audit on City High's energy usage. City High is using energy in many different ways and finding ways to reduce.
May 17, 2020

Recently, a pair from the Americorps visited City High in order to review their emissions and do an energy audit, which the school has not yet received. According to the ICCSD’s Climate Action plan of...

BREAKING NEWS: ICCSD Suspends Spring Break Trips Abroad in Response to COVID-19 Worries

BREAKING NEWS: ICCSD Suspends Spring Break Trips Abroad in Response to COVID-19 Worries
March 6, 2020

Following recent developments with the COVID-19 virus (also known as the Coronavirus), all school-funded international trips have been postponed.  According to the Cleveland Clinic, "most people who...

Student Senate Recap: Discussion About Electing Class Representatives

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March 5, 2020

Student senate this week revolved around discussing the future of how student senate will be represented. At the beginning of the school year, when the senate made the decision to make homecoming categories...

City High Girls Basketball Defeats Prairie and Advances to the State Semifinals

Paige Rocca '20 looks past a Prairie defender for an open teammate before passing the ball.
The City High Girls basketball team defeated Cedar Rapids Prairie on Monday, March 2. The team advances to the semifinals on Thursday, March 5 at 10 a.m. at Wells Fargo Arena.
March 2, 2020

Student Senate Recap: Parking Discussion and Prom Theme Decided

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February 28, 2020

This week’s student senate meeting started off with a simple discussion about powderbuff and a parking lot clean up. After short reports from each committee, the senate discussed reforms for the representation...

Midwinter Band Concert Update

Inforgraphic created by Victoria Weckmann.
What you should know before going to City High's annual Midwinter Band Concert on February 25.
February 25, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25, the band program through City High School will be hosting their annual Midwinter Band Concert at 7:30 in Opstad Auditorium, where all bands will be showcasing what they have been...

City High Students React to Impeachment Proceedings

Infographic by Victoria Weckmann
February 14, 2020

President Donald Trump was impeached on Wednesday, December 18, by the House of Representatives. According to The Hill, more than half of Americans feel that President Trump did something wrong concerning...

BREAKING NEWS: Student Senate Cancels Valentine’s Day Dance

Student senate has cancelled the Valentine's Day Dance
February 12, 2020

So far, only thirteen tickets have been sold for the Valentine’s Day Dance. This number, paired with the fact there is currently only a student DJ, no coat check, and no chaperones, has caused the student...

Athletes Prepare for Sports in Off-Season Lifting

Art by Rachel Marsh
February 3, 2020

It’s seven o’clock on a Tuesday morning. Athletes walk into the Larry Brown Fitness Center in City High, hearing dumbbells clang and weights clatter. They grab an iPad from the office and take it to...

Pete Buttigieg Speaks at Coralville’s Marriott Hotel

Mayor Pete opens rally speaking about his qualifications for the democratic nomination.
Photos from the Event
December 9, 2019

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