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Flu Facts

Flu Facts

Lincoln Parks, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2019

Beginning shortly after Thanksgiving break and lasting well into the spring, flu season strikes fear into the hearts of students and teachers alike. The large quantity of students at Elkhorn South and other high schools around the nation make schools prime breeding grounds for the virus. As the number...

The great debaters

The great debaters

Ellie Akough, Reporter

February 28, 2019

Every Saturday, herds of high schoolers in pant suits and suit jackets gather at a metropolitan high school to debate at weekly tournaments until the season reaches its culmination with the state tournament. These weekly tournaments have a sort of energy to them. There are hundreds of debaters at eve...

So what actually is DECA?

Kate Aksyonov, Senior Content Editor

February 22, 2019

239 students are the proud owners of “the dopest shirts ever” as advertised by sponsor Dolesh. This year’s main selling point for DECA is a pale pink long sleeve T-shirt with navy details. Chances are, with so many students wearing these famous shirts, students will recognize the club everyone...

FCCLA week

Ashley Wyzinski, reporter

February 18, 2019

The students at Elkhorn South celebrated FCCLA week from February 11-15th. The members of FCCLA celebrated everyday by having different activities for the members and finishing up their Valentine's day project. On monday the members wore their club shirts to start the week off as a united front. The...

The underrated dance: a recap of Winter Formal

The underrated dance: a recap of Winter Formal

Kate Aksyonov, Senior Content Editor

January 28, 2019

Huddled on the senior step, friends put their arms around one another as they belt out ¨Take Me Home, Country Roads.” Moments earlier, they were all jumping on top of each other during “SICKO MODE.” Here’s to Winter Formal: South’s only dance that blasts a student-picked playlist, bo...

Purpose of the power

Calli Gregory, Senior Design Editor

November 1, 2018

As election time rolls in, it is finally time to buckle down and learn the facts. Though a good majority of the political advertisements pertain to some form of state government, there are much smaller voting processes going on locally, within the district. Driving through Elkhorn neighborhoods, signs ar...

IAMOPAR

IAMOPAR

Calli Gregory, Senior Design Editor

November 1, 2018

  Band kids find themselves working hard to earn the pride and respect that they deserve. As the competition season for the ESHS band has come to a close, students involved in the band program are finally able to catch their breath. Typical competitions start in the early morning and don’t end ...

Lending a voice

Lending a voice

Lincoln Parks, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018

Today’s political climate is incredibly charged, with divisive opinions widening the gap between demographics. This harsh environment has begun to inspire a new generation to participate in politics, and motivated kids to be the change they wish to see in society. This drive to make a difference was...

Time to intern

Calli Gregory, Senior Design Editor

October 10, 2018

Elkhorn South offers many different activities and opportunities to their students, some publicized more than others. One of those that doesn’t get nearly enough recognition is the internships that go on within the student body. Sydney King, a senior at Elkhorn South, is involved in an internship with CLF, or the Congressional Leadership ...

How #BeKind is taking over

Ashley Wyzinski, reporter

October 9, 2018

After Dr. Mark Adler the superintendent of Ralston Schools lost his son to suicide, he wanted to do something positive out of such terrible pain and loss. He created a program that focused more on the positive rather than the negative, in hope that the positivity would stop bullying and create a better ...

NY-U don’t have to pay

Paige Girardot, Managing and Design Editor

September 28, 2018

Founded in 1841 as the University Medical College, the New York University School of Medicine is one of the foremost medical schools in the United States. Ranked third among U.S. medical schools, NYU School of Medicine offers an innovative accelerated three-year MD program. It was launched in 2013 and...

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