The Little Hawk

City High Choirs Sing Into the Year at Their First Performance

City High concert choir encapsulating the audience with a high fermata note

Jae Dancer, Reporter

October 8, 2019

After many weeks of practice, City High choirs sing their way into the choir season. On Thursday 3, family, friends, and grannies gathered in Opstad auditorium filling it with claps and cheers as the choirs snag their melodic tunes.  “I thought the night was very successful first outing for ever...

Thousands gather to hear Greta Thunberg speak at Iowa City Climate Strike

Greta Thunberg came to Iowa City in October and over 3,000 gathered to hear her and the other Iowa City climate strikers speak

Jae Dancer, Eli Jaskolka, Reporters

October 6, 2019

More than 3,000 protesters, packed together like sardines, cheered with joy as Greta Thunberg, a prominent 16-year-old climate activist, as well as many City High and Iowa City community members, marched to the stage to talk about climate change.    Thunberg made a speech about how climate str...

Students Protest at Capital for International Climate Strike

City High students leaving school to protest climate change

Jae Dancer and Eli Jaskolka, Reporters

October 2, 2019

Aquahawks Win Last Away Dual

Portia Klefstad '20 swims breaststroke in the 200 IM.

Carly Weigel, Reporter

October 2, 2019

The Little Hawks beat the Washington Warriors in the last away dual meet of the season on Tuesday. While junior varsity lost 91-76, varsity won 119-67 against the Warriors. “I thought it was really good that we won,” Avra Lauer ‘23 said. “I think the pool also helped me, since the layout was the s...

Formal in the Flowers

Though dressed in formal attire, Kate Wolfe ‘21, Garret Forbes ‘20, and Mariam Keita ‘20 brave the burrs and hike through the prairie.

Nina Lavezzo-Stecopoulos, Executive Editor

October 2, 2019

LH Photos of the Week

Yardley Whaylen '20 and Deigo Paciotto-Biggers '20 march in the Climate Strike on Friday.

Natalie Green and Emme Perecevich

September 27, 2019

Adam Holmes Wins Spirit Week Day 1

Adam Holmes '21, winner of PJ day.

Anna Gayley and Rachel Tornblom

September 24, 2019


LH Photos of the Week

Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren speaking at the IMU on September 19th.

Natalie Green, Photo Editor

September 20, 2019

Senator Kamala Harris Visits Coralville to Spread her “3 a.m. Agenda”

Many presidential candidates are currently in Iowa due to the Polk County Steak Fry, a large event for the candidates in order to gain followers for the election.

Shoshie Hemley, Opinion Editor

September 19, 2019

The room was completely packed today at Backpocket Brewing at Iowa River Landing in Coralville. A line started forming at around 2:45 for a meet and greet with the democratic presidential candidate, Senator Kamala Harris. Harris spoke of many issues, mentioning how she likes to focus on what she calls ...

Another Victory for City High Girls Swimming

Trinity Sadecky '20 swimming the 100 backstroke.

Carly Weigel, Reporter

September 19, 2019

City High scored yet another victory against the Cedar Rapids Jefferson J-Hawks. The final varsity score of 115-60 confirmed the win. Junior varsity won their section as well with a score of 182-59. “We kept the energy up, which is something we’ve been working on,” Trinity Sadecky ‘20 ...

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