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A backpack and water bottles sit outside the fences surrounding the football field.

No Bags Allowed… Or At Least Some of Them

By Katarina Ilić, Staff Writer November 17, 2022

Since the September 1st game, TTSD has been communicating the football game policy for spectators: Students and spectators are not allowed to bring in large bags, as well as water bottles. And ever since...

Sarah Griffith (12) and Sam Pearson (12) work on an independent assessment in their psychology class. Their work centers on whether or not imagery affects how well people recall words.

IB exams: their cost and how to cover them

By Laura Taylor, Staff Writer November 16, 2022

Registration for the International Baccalaureate (IB) exams recently passed, and the process came at a hefty cost. Only open to juniors and seniors, the registration cost for one exam is $120, which goes...

Alondra Santana: Apoyo, ánimo, y valentía

Alondra Santana: Apoyo, ánimo, y valentía

By Meileen Arroyo, Staff Writer November 15, 2022

  "I think when it comes to being quiet a lot of the times people feel like they're going to get judged. That's what it was for me."                      Glossophobia is the fear...

On a clear, fall morning, the flag flies next to the fence where the poster was displayed.

THS responds to a poster hung on Tigard football field fence

By Molly Fast, Staff Writer November 15, 2022

     Early in the morning on Friday, Oct. 21, on the fence of the Tigard High football field, someone hung a poster with four words on it: “This team has rapists”.     Administration quickly...

All OSA tests are taken online, in settings like the library, in the spring of junior year.

The numbers are in: TTSD releases the 2022 OSA scores

By Katarina Ilić and Laura Taylor October 13, 2022

On September 22, the district released an email to students and parents announcing the State Assessment results. The district summarized it by saying, “Overall, TTSD performed above the state average...

Signs throughout the parking lot at Tigard High School direct families and community members to the right places where they can pick up food every first and third Wednesday of each month.

Packed with Pride, Tigard Tualatin’s food bank, in need of volunteers

By Molly Fast, Staff Writer October 12, 2022

You see the cars lined up through the swim center parking lot every two weeks, boxes upon boxes filled to the brim at each station. Since March 2020, Packed with Pride has been providing anywhere from...

Signs in classroom windows throughout Tigard High demonstrate staff members unity in supporting the negotiation process with the district.

Red and blue shirts among staff members: what do they mean?

By Meileen Arroyo, Olivia Breen, and Grace Schroeder October 12, 2022

On September 22, 2022, Tigard High School teachers wore red in solidarity with the Tigard-Tualatin Education Association (TTEA). This was an opportunity for staff members to visually show their support...

At senior awards assembly, Karson Boschma gets a hug from his dad.

Built by Boschma

By Anna Mimnaugh, Staff Writer June 14, 2022

Tigard-Tualatin School District’s Board of Directors gathered during the fall of this year to make a decision on the future of the Athletic Director position at both Tigard and Tualatin High School....

Softball players celebrate immediately after winning the state championship. The 10 inning game took place on Tuesday, June 7 at University of Oregon’s Jane Sanders Stadium.

Extra innings lead Tigard to a win

By Anna Mimnaugh, Staff Writer June 11, 2022

     At the bottom of the 10th inning with international tiebreaker rules in place, giving each team a runner starting on 2nd base, catcher Karen Spadafora stepped up to the plate. She had made a few...

Assistant Principal Lisa Dailey heads to Hazelbrook Middle School to be their new principal. She only has a few lunch duties remaining with fellow assistant principal, Scott Hadden.

Goodbye Tigard, Hello Hazelbrook

By Meileen Arroyo , Staff Writer June 10, 2022

     Starting July 1, 2020 Tigard High’s current associate principal, Lisa Dailey, will be taking the principal position at Hazelbrook Middle School.       This school year is Dailey’s third...

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