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SHS ROTC honors soldiers on Memorial Day

SHS ROTC took part in a 21 Gun Salute to veterans and military family cemeteries on Memorial Day, May 28.

The salute on Memorial Day will have seven cadets from Snohomish High School’s ROTC travel to Everett, Snohomish, and Monroe cemeteries in honor of lost veterans and military family members. ROTC will present our colors at 12:00 p.m. to commemorate the American War dead. Senior Andrew Baggett said “I have never done something like this before.” READ STORY »

GPHS evacuates in response to bomb threat

On Friday, May 18 Glacier Peak High School experienced a bomb threat. The threat came from from a student in their own school.  The student wrote in a Spanish textbook the supposed time and the date for it to take place. The administrators took caution and evacuated all students at 9:00 a.m. READ STORY »

Panther Band plays for USO fundraiser

On May 22, the SHS Panther Band played songs in honor of Memorial Day at the New Castle Golf course. This event, called the Red, White and Blue Classic, was a fundraiser for the USO. It is a golf tournament to raise money for their cause of supporting American troops. Celebrities, athletes, and wounded veterans come to play golf and hear festive music. This is the USO’s main fundraiser. READ STORY »

SHS struggles to find replacement cheer coach

SHS is having a difficult time finding a cheer coach. Former coach Abby Goff turned in her resignation last year, and ever since then the squad has been trying to find a good replacement.  Although Goff is helping the team while they find her replacement, the squad is afraid if they don’t find a coach soon they won’t be able to make solid future plans for their upcoming season. READ STORY »

Debaters head to Catholic Nationals

The SHS Debate team hopes to bring home a win from this year’s Catholic National Debate tournament. 

This weekend in Baltimore Maryland, senior Shannon Harris; and juniors Katelin Harris, Shannon Carroll, Anna Pisac, and Max Zinkand will be competing.  As well as an exciting trip with their team, these SHS students will be competing and mingling with debaters from several different schools. READ STORY »

FFA Heads to State

When some people see an FFA member, they see an itchy blue corduroy jacket and a sweaty face. But a fellow FFA member can look past that, deeper than just the surface. The jackets they wear stand for tradition and pride; made up of Corn Gold and Nation Blue. Their faces are sweaty because they’re focusing on the competition ahead; whether it is Veterinary Science, where they have to be able to recall hundred of different terms and machines, or Dairy Foods, where the competitor must be able to identify different kinds of dairy products. READ STORY »

Night of the Arts returns as a longstanding tradition

“Some people think that art is easy, but it’s not.”

That’s what Freshman Holly Noyes thinks of being one of the many students being showcased in the Night of the Arts. “It started with a small event back in 1986 with the art teacher Mike Moe,” said Volkert Volkersz, the SHS librarian. The following year, 1987, there was a full-blown Night of the Arts under the guidance of art teacher Susan Russell.  READ STORY »

Six students receive awards for service

Four SHS Students—Sophomores Danielle Sheets, Nick Juno, Jordan Saunders and Morgan David—are receiving awards for being a Junior Staff member who work at the local Snohomish Boys and Girls Club. Two other staff members, Senior Emma Titterness and Junior Kristyl Osborne, are also being awarded for leadership and community service, respectively. READ STORY »

Seattle Shakespeare Company performs two plays for SHS students

Shakespeare is one of the most renowned writer in history. His works are featured in plays and books that are seen and read throughout society. On May 18, the SHS PAC featured two of his plays—“Romeo and Juliet” and “Hamlet.” Both plays will be performed by the Seattle Shakespeare Company, a local theatre group. According to Robert Sumner, an English Teacher, “they focus on Shakespeare’s plays and classical plays as well.” READ STORY »

Performing Arts Assembly shows off the talent of current and future students

Four time national champions, Future Panther Erik Linder and his partner Rickie Taylor got a standing ovation from SHS after dancing the samba and the jive at this year’s Fine and Performing Arts Assembly on Thursday May 10. Linder and Taylor have been dance partners since they were four years old. Now at only age eleven they have danced on Oprah, Dancing with the Stars, semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent, and on the youth USA dance team. READ STORY »