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City experiences power outage

Dani Orloff and Emma Yarger

March 13, 2019

According to an announcement made by Principal Scott Meyers March 13 during seventh hour, a power outage occurred across the city of St. Louis Park, causing the lights to briefly turn off in the high school. According to senior Quaron Johnson the power outage made students fearful that an intruder...

District wide facility improvements

District wide facility improvements

Marta Hill and Katie Hardie

April 20, 2018

Superintendent Astein Osei and Facilities Manager Tom Bravo gave a short presentation and answered community questions April 18 at the high school cafeteria. According to SLP Schools, residents had the opportunity to get a first look at the plans for facility improvements which will take place over the next sev...

Meet the 2018 Valedictorians

Meet the 2018 Valedictorians

Muna Ali

April 18, 2018

Annabella Strathman: What college are you planning on going to? “I am going to Carleton College next year in Northfield.” Is there anything you’re interested in studying? “You know, it’s pretty open-ended right now. I’m leaning towards something with chemistry but I’ve a...

Technology aids in learning

Technology aids in learning

Marta Hill

November 6, 2017

According to sophomore Aaron Ellingson, there are many apps for smartphones out there that students use for school and productivity. “I have a whole folder (of apps for school) actually: Quizlet, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Translate, Google Slides, Google Sheets, PowerSchool, Schoology, Photo...

Counseling department adds second activity fair

Counseling department adds second activity fair

Katie Orton

August 31, 2015

During the 2014 freshmen orientation activity fair, the gym buzzed with excitement. Sophomore Alex Monson traveled to tables inquiring about extracurriculars, but with limited time and distractions, she said she wasn’t able to speak to everyone. “I didn’t really get a chance to look at everyth...

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