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Tigerettes dance team will host clinic for children Saturday

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

December 6, 2012

Do you have or know a child that likes to dance? The Tigerettes dance team will be hosting a dance clinic for children in kindergarten through 5th grade this Saturday, Dec. 8 at Tigard High School's small gym from 8:30 a.m. to...

Tigard High School yearbook wins gold medal

November 16, 2012

The Tiger Yearbook won a prestigious gold medal from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association Friday for its 2011 publications On the Edge. “I’m happy that all our hard work paid off,” said Megan King, last year's y...

Vote for the winner of the Thrift Shop Challenge

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

November 3, 2012

Nine THS students entered the Thrift Shop Challenge, and it's time for you to vote for a winner. Each student went out and bought a complete outfit from Value Village that was valued at $20 or less. Seniors Jamison Shields, Patrick...

Last minute Halloween costume ideas

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

October 29, 2012

It’s two days before Halloween and you don’t have a costume. Between your activities, commitments, and IB classes, dressing up for Halloween has somehow slipped your mind. But no need to worry, there are tons of last minute...

Tigard High School rated outstanding by Oregon Report Card

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

October 17, 2012

Every year, the state recognizes schools based on academic criteria, and rates them as either needing improvement, being satisfactory, or being outstanding. Year to year, schools are rated on their academic growth, graduation rate...

Books vs. Sparknotes

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

October 15, 2012

Oh shoot. It’s the last day before your English essay is due. It’s midnight, and you haven’t read a page of your book. A couple of clicks, and a few typed words, and you’ve made it to With a deep breath,...

Voting for THS Homecoming court Tuesday

By Allie Chino, Online Editor

September 24, 2012

Tigard students, it's that time of year again to vote for your Homecoming court. Voting will talk place Tuesday during the first or last ten minutes of third period, depending on your lunch. Remember that the court for Homecoming...

Tigerettes dominate in large lyrical, pom, and large jazz divisions at Gladstone competition

By Allie Chino, Staff Writer

November 6, 2011

On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Tigerettes competed in their first competition of the season at Gladstone High School and took home first in all three divisions they competed in. The Tigerettes have been working on their pom routine sinc...