Oct 27

Prop S helps Parkway Schools, Amendment Three hurts all Missouri schools

The upcoming election on Nov. 4, 2014, has a ballot with two items that affect Parkway North: Amendment Three and Proposition S. Amendment Three is an amendment to the Missouri Constitution that requires teacher evaluations to be executed according to state laws. Proposition S is a bond issue that, while raising taxes for Parkway School District …

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Oct 15

Students participate in school beautification to keep campus clean

With over 1200 high school students, one might expect our campus to be pretty filthy. It is important, however, to take pride in the appearance of North, and to keep the campus clean. School beautification sessions allow students to participate in the upkeep needed to keep the school clean through a variety of projects and earn community …

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Oct 13

Senior privilege allows select students to leave campus

Coffee. Crisp air. Crushing of leaves. Midterms. Halloween. These are all signs of fall. But for Parkway North High School seniors the availability of the Viking Pass is their first sign that summer is over, and it is now time to settle down with the pass that allows seniors to get out of school during …

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Sep 26

North Recognized as Top School

For the second year in a row, Parkway School District’s traditional high schools, including North High, were ranked as “America’s Top High Schools” by The Daily Beast, which recognized 760 of the best public educational institutions in the United States. “It’s awesome. I’m so proud to be a part of a great school like North,” …

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Sep 14

Spirit Week Kicks Off 2014 Homecoming

The weekend of homecoming begins on Friday, Sept. 19 with the school-wide pep rally, pancake dinner, and soccer game. The next day will be celebrated with the Homecoming Parade, football game, and dance. But before homecoming weekend, student government has planned a spirit week to build excitement and school spirit. To kick off spirit week, …

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Sep 05

New School Year Brings Changes to Improv Team

The Parkway North improv team, Insert Laughter (Here), is making improvements for the upcoming season after a challenging season last year. “Some of the changes that were brought this year were to the structure of rehearsals, and how we’re moving into performances, [in order] to make sure everyone is feeling safe and included in the …

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Sep 03

Meet Me in St. Louis: Staff, Students Share Free Activities Around Town

The end of summer does not mean no more free time to explore the city. St. Louis has lots of places to go on a nice day, and not all of them cost a lot of money. Many of St. Louis’ attractions are free to the public. Forest Park has several free places to spend …

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Aug 25

Fall Out Boy and Paramore Rock St. Louis on Monumentour

On July 6, rock bands Paramore and Fall Out Boy performed in St Louis on their 12th stop as part of their joint Monumentour tour. “It was amazing. I liked that instead of just performing their songs, they put a lot of energy into it. By the end of it, you could tell that they …

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Aug 21

Vans Warped Tour Returns to St. Louis for 20th Anniversary

This summer has gone by as fast as it came. People from St. Louis passes their time by attending concerts such as the Fall Out Boy and Paramore concert, One Republic, or The Fray at the St. Louis Fair. On July 2, the Vans Warped Tour celebrated its twentieth year by coming to St. Louis …

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May 22

Vans Warped Tour, Paramore and Fall Out Boy Come to Saint Louis

Summer is coming which gives high school students enough time to go out to music festivals and concerts that are coming to St. Louis. Some of these concerts and festivals include Vans Warped Tour and Fall out Boy with Paramore. “I just love [Fall out Boy]. I have looked up to them for years, and …

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