Feb 13

Peer Teachers at Northeast; Teach Temptations of Alcohol, Drugs

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Drugs. Alcohol. Peer pressure. Through high school, students face temptations that lead them off of the right path. Peer teaching is sending members to Northeast Middle School to warn the students of these dangers and teach them how to say no before they get to high school.   “It sounds cliché, but this is such …

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Feb 11

New Ping Pong Club at North Finds Success

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Ping pong, or table tennis, as it is commonly known, is a fast growing sport accessible to people of all ages and athletic abilities. This year, Parkway North is joining this craze by starting its first Ping Pong club in December. The idea of the club has been in the works by its founders for …

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Feb 03

Mock Trial Wins Round One

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On Jan 28, the Parkway North Mock Trial team competed in its first round of trials against various different schools at the St. Louis County Courthouse. Although not all the groups came out on top, three out of the four teams won their trials with a perfect record.             “I think our teams were very …

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Feb 03

Parkway North’s Men’s Wrestling and Girl’s Track Teams Look for Ways to Fundraise

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In an effort to raise money for new equipment, trips, and other items, sports teams resort to fundraisers to earn extra money. Two such teams are Parkway North’s wrestling team and girls track team. “I think [fundraising] has become a necessity because it’s expensive to continue to buy equipment and uniforms,” said athletic director Kris Kellams. …

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Jan 30

Students Attend Classes at South Technical High School

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        While the majority of high school students are still thinking about what they want to do after graduation, South Tech students are practicing skills for their career by attending one class every day that provides hands-on experience for what they’ll actually be doing out of high school.         “It’s a high school where kids can …

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Jan 24

School Start Times

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               Have you ever slept in on accident on a school day because you were up late?  Have you ever accidentally fallen asleep during class?  Either because you went to bed late or just couldn’t sleep?  It is all related to a teen’s bodies Circadian Sleep Rhythm. Teenagers on average fall asleep later in the …

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Jan 22

Parkway North Sends Two Students to All-State

The best student musicians in the state of Missouri will descend upon Tan-Tara in Osage Beach this week in preparation for All-State band, jazz band, orchestra, and choir concerts on Saturday January 25. The audience will be comprised of parents, music directors, and other students. “It identifies the top music students in the state, and …

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Dec 19

Muslim Student Association Hopes to Clear Air with Islamic Discussions

       Many new and intriguing clubs are happening here at Parkway North High. One club has been created to discuss all topics of the Islamic religion, and how its viewed by the media. “What we do is clear the air of any misconceptions about the Islamic religion that is presented in the media,” said junior …

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Dec 19

Social Justice Action Team Hosts Religious Discussion Panel

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       Social Justice Action Team hosted a panel discussion on the topic of religion at Parkway North on Wednesday 12, 2013 during lab. The SJAT invited six guests to Parkway North, who represented different religions to discuss their religions and viewpoints on worldly situation through the lenses of their philosophy to bring an awareness and …

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Dec 11

Parkway North’s Softball Team Goes to State

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The Parkway North’s girls varsity softball played in the State Championships for the first time in the school’s history on Oct. 25, 2013. The team placed 4th overall due to the coaches and team members hard work. “It was really cool because there were about 108 teams competing and we got 4th place overall,” said junior …

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