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The Little Hawk

The student news site of Iowa City High School

The Little Hawk

The student news site of Iowa City High School

The Little Hawk

A Passion for Education: Mrs. Meyer’s story

A Passion for Education: Mrs. Meyer’s story

September 17, 2021

Mrs. Karen Meyer is a new math teacher here at City High located in room 2022. She teaches Algebra I as well as Honors Algebra II and has previously taught in other schools, including West High. How long...

ICCSD board members voted unanimously in support of a mask mandate.

ICCSD Mask Mandate Now In Effect

Lulu Roarick, Reporter September 15, 2021

A mask mandate in the ICCSD was reinstated unanimously last night at the September 14 school board meeting. In all indoor settings, students and faculty must wear masks unless actively eating and drinking....

Student Senate Plans Homecoming with 'Powerade' Tailgate before Powderpuff Game

Student Senate Plans Homecoming with ‘Powerade’ Tailgate before Powderpuff Game

Lulu Roarick, Reporter September 14, 2021

Rapidly approaching, Homecoming was the main discussion for the September 10 Student Senate meeting. Facilitating the conversation was Rebecca Michaeli ’22 and Aala Basheir ’22, along with Co-Sponsor...

Students gather onstage for introductions at the first meeting of Drip.

Drip: City High’s First Fashion Club

Sophia Wagner, Web Executive; Arts & Entertainment Editor September 12, 2021

Students crowded onto the stage of Opstad Auditorium as City High’s new fashion club, Drip Club, was called to order. The president of Drip, Faith Odhiambo ‘22, later explained her inspiration for...

Back in Full Swing

Back in Full Swing

Julius Perez and Callista Robertson September 10, 2021

With the recent announcement of audition results, the 2021-2022 City High Jazz season is now officially underway.  Auditions took place the week of August 30 through September 3, and results were released...

Phi Gamma Delta Protests Continue

Phi Gamma Delta Protests Continue

Araminta Siegling, Culture Editor September 3, 2021

Content warning: this story contains mentions of sexual assault The Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, better known as Fiji, at the University of Iowa has prompted protests from the community. Two former...

Student Senate Meetings Brief

Student Senate Meetings Brief

Lulu Roarick September 3, 2021

The City High Student Senate had over 60 students turn out for their first week of meetings this school year, with students occupying the entire house of Opstad Auditorium. Student Senate is run by four...

Drama Begins

Drama Begins

Sophia Wagner, Website Executive, Arts & Entertainment Editor August 31, 2021

As students once again fill the halls, the City High Drama Department begins auditions for its opening production of the 2021 school year. This year’s fall play, “Noises Off,” will be a lively comedy...

Class of 2021 Graduation Ceremony at the Extreme Arena

Class of 2021 Graduation Ceremony at the Extreme Arena

Anna Gayley, Yearbook Editor June 7, 2021

CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD OVER 400 IMAGES FROM GRADUATION

Flores Construction crew working to roof a house

Immigration and Entrepreneurship

Jae Dancer, Sports editor May 24, 2021

When it comes to Flavia Flores, there's no doubt that she is achieving the American Dream. Flores immigrated from Honduras when she was 5 years old. Her family lived in several places throughout this journey...

2021 AP Research Projects

2021 AP Research Projects

Shoshie Hemley, News Editor May 21, 2021

AP Capstone is a program that has been offered at City High for four years. Students in the two-year program first take AP Seminar as juniors and then AP Research as seniors. AP Seminar focuses on secondary...

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