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The symptoms of senioritis strike the class of 2019

The symptoms of senioritis strike the class of 2019

By Allegra Wesson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 21, 2019


Filed under Features

    It’s less than fifteen school days until seniors can graduate and go onto the next leg of their life. At this point, many may be feeling “senioritis” and start to skip school or not do their homework. The last stretch may start to feel like the hardest out of all of them to complete.

Chloe Skinner, Tigard Youth Volunteer of the Year, has a passion for helping others

Chloe Skinner, Tigard Youth Volunteer of the Year, has a passion for helping others

By Olivia Young, News Editor

May 15, 2019


Filed under Features, Top Stories

     Chloe Skinner is the Tigard Youth Volunteer of the Year award. The award was formally presented to her during the Shining Stars Community Awards Gala on May 3. Skinner, who’s president of Key Club, Super Friends, as well as co president of Sparrow and National Honors Society, has had many vo...

Thespians go to state and qualify for nationals

Thespians go to state and qualify for nationals

By Liz Blodgett, Feature Editor

April 23, 2019


Filed under Feature, Features

From the opening lights to the final bow, the Tigard Thespian Troupe stick together through every play, achievement, and competition.

When an average student becomes a Chem God

When an average student becomes a Chem God

By Jessica Krueger, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Features

Robert Massey shares his path to science divinity

Sterling McKinnon needs Tigard’s vote

Sterling McKinnon needs Tigard’s vote

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Feature, Top Stories

    Junior Sterling McKinnon needs Tigard’s vote in the Battle of the Kings 2019. https://customkings.harley-davidson.com/en_US/bike_detail/185     The bike is called Portland Flyer and voting is now open in this international event. McKinnon plans to pursue a career working with ca...

Gabi’s success stems from STEM

Gabi’s success stems from STEM

By Maddie Cooke, Multimedia Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Features

Senior Gabi Abraham set a record when she completed all seven levels of IT classes

Gray’s doggone good

By Olivia Young, News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Features

     Inspiration can come from anywhere—for senior Nyah Gray, it came from simple  walking her neighbor’s dog around the block. Her neighbor asked if she would be willing to walk her dog, and Gray agreed to. After returning from the walk, she became inspired to start browsing different dog ac...

Hofer codes for all

By Olivia Niemi, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under Features

     Not many students get to start their own business in high school; most assume it’s an unrealistic goal. Some may believe they don’t have the time, or they’re too young to begin their dreams of starting a business.     Worries like these can be put to rest by Tigard High junior , ...

Students get down to Business

Students get down to Business

April 8, 2019


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Creating a business while in high school may seem like an impossible task, but with a few tips and tricks, dreams of starting a business can become a reality.

Trip to the Past

Trip to the Past

By Delena Do, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019


Filed under Features

Tigard Alumni reflect on their experiences at Tigard High School, and what they've learned since graduation.