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The School District of Washington announced the change to the hybrid schedule Sept. 24 on Twitter. Secondary students will remain in a hybrid model while elementary students return to school five days a week.
Changes in the school year
Emma Busch, News Editor • September 29, 2020

This school year has been vastly different from previous years in many different ways. The first four weeks have been a mix of online and in-person learning....

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Last year, current seniors struggle with changes to school year
Last year, current seniors struggle with changes to school year
Amber Christeson, Features Editor • September 16, 2020

At the beginning of every August, the drive for starting a new school year kicks into gear. Although the 2020-2021 school year started a bit differently,...

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NaNoWriMo teaches students novel writing
Claire Nappier, Reporter • November 25, 2020

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a program geared towards writers in which authors of all kinds come together and try to write a novel in the month of November. Some students at WHS have decided to take on this...

Senior Kaylie Rowe poses for a photo alongside other performers at East Central College. "Overall, it was a super fun time, and I hope it allowed me to make my name known for next year," Rowe said. Rowe plans to be involved in theater at ECC when she attends school there next year.
WHS theater students perform at East Central College
Elena Roewe, Features Editor • November 8, 2020

Although many events have been canceled so far this school year due to COVID-19, some WHS students have discovered new opportunities to participate in the activities they enjoy. This year for Halloween, several theater students...

A picture of the movie screen at Cinema 1 Plus  shows the setup for their drive-in movies. "The environment was so wholesome," junior Cecilia Tornetto said. "It always made my day and was a great time."
From Captivity to Community
September 26, 2020
Harry Styles poses as someone takes his picture.
Vogue Creates Controversy
Mackenzie Lawyer, Reporter • November 23, 2020

Last Friday, November 13th, vogue released its new magazine featuring Harry Styles on the cover. As a Harry Styles fan myself, I was ecstatic to see him...

A TikTok shows a woman showing her cellulite, stating how normal it is for women to have it.
Tik Tok brings body positivity, confidence
Sophie Nieder, Web Editor • November 18, 2020

When TikTok first released, I thought it would be just another app that made myself and others feel more conscious of our bodies. However, I quickly discovered...

Curriculum-Based School
Curriculum-Based School
October 23, 2020
October 2020 Issue
The student news site of Washington High School
The student news site of Washington High School