THE MEGAPHONE

New members of the National Honor Society participated in the induction ceremony on April 11 in the Welch Activity Center.
National Honor Society inducts new members
Caroline Schilling , Reporter • April 12, 2021

The National Honor Society induction ceremony took place on April 11 in the Welch Activity Center, with changes put in place to abide by the health guidelines for Covid-19. Math teacher Mrs. Lisa Ford and assistant director...

The seniors have selected religion teacher Mr. Matt Cannaday as this year
Seniors choose Mr. Cannaday as graduation speaker
Ashlynn Bakemeyer, Co-Editor-in-Chief • April 9, 2021

Based on a vote by its members, the Class of 2021 has chosen religion teacher Mr. Matt Cannaday to be its graduation speaker. Interviewed during his E period class on April 8, Cannaday said that initially he was “shocked...

Senior Andrew de las Alas is one of two members of the speech and debate team -- so far -- who have qualified for Nationals.
Two speech and debate members prep for Nationals
Ainsley Danilson, Reporter • April 9, 2021

Two members of the school’s speech and debate team, senior Andrew de las Alas and junior Victory Sampson, have qualified for Nationals and are getting ready for this summer's competition. This is not the first time that...

After a year away, senior rejoins his classmates
Retreat participants continue night prayer
Teachers note challenges of online instruction
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Editorial: AP Capstone program is a welcome addition
Editorial: AP Capstone program is a welcome addition
Megaphone Staff March 15, 2021

AP Capstone is a new two-year program the school will offer starting next fall. school year. The program constitutes a vast change compared to the traditional AP classes and tests, but all of it is planned...

Juniors and seniors were able to select options for their religion class next year.
Editorial: Options for religion classes are appreciated
Megaphone Staff February 18, 2021

To all those involved in providing religion class options for next year’s juniors and seniors, thank you for your flexibility and for your willingness to do what’s best for students.  A staple...

Buses will roll a little later each day thanks to the 9 a.m. start times.
Editorial: Praise for the new schedule
Megaphone Staff January 22, 2021

The return to school brought back many groans for all after a much needed (and appreciated) break, but also excitement as the first week of the second semester the Irish returned to the Hill for in-person...

A candle illuminates Jon Knoll
Editorial: Remembering our friend Jon
Megaphone Staff December 17, 2020

The Irish community lost another student, brother, son, teammate and friend when senior Jonathon Knoll tragically passed away in the early hours of Dec. 13. The Class of ‘21, still continuing to mourn...

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