Best of SNO High School Edition

Prowler holds signing day for returning staff

Prowler holds signing day for returning staff

Yuri-Grace Ohashi

May 15, 2015


Filed under School News

Who says signing days are only for athletes? As a prelude to the official Feb. 5 high school signing day for college athletics, The Prowler staff conducted its own signing day to celebrate its editors and reporters who signed up to return to the staff for the 2015-2016 year. “It was a nice break...

New building embracing ‘flexibility’

New building embracing ‘flexibility’

Alexa Fishman

May 14, 2015


Filed under School News

UPDATED--Construction on the new building is on time and is set to finish in July, and the administration is now focusing on space usage and furniture. According to school leaders, all options are open, including which rooms will be used for classes and how many classrooms there will be. The plans...

The makings of a yearbook

The makings of a yearbook

Ashley Johnson

May 14, 2015


Filed under School News

When the end of the school year is on the horizon, students anxiously anticipate the arrival of the The Spartan Annual yearbook. On distribution day, excited students head down to the mezzanine to pick up their new yearbook. Teachers and students crack open the book and scavenge through more than...

Inspiring teacher honored by trade education group

Inspiring teacher honored by trade education group

Sarah Feustle and Sumin Woo

May 14, 2015


Filed under School News

Jamie Gaskin's recent honor was no surprise to the students of the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning teacher. "He cares about the students, not just about teaching, but making that connection to the student so they really care about the class and care about him,” junior Mike Ditzel said. The...

Landslide vote crowns unlikely Prom King

Landslide vote crowns unlikely Prom King

Kaitlyn Aaron

May 13, 2015


Filed under School News

Dusk was hitting as students gathered around Danville Golf Club’s balcony in anticipation to hear who would be announced Prom King and Queen. Students had been rallying and rooting for one particular student all week to be crowned, but nerves were still high as the moment finally arrived. The beating...

New year brings golf cart access to campus

New year brings golf cart access to campus

Erin Schilling

May 12, 2015


Filed under School News, Showcase

Junior Drew Dohany rides the bus faithfully almost every day. As the buses pulled out of the loop after the 3:45 bell on one of the final days of first semester, he noticed that the construction on the long-awaited golf cart parking lot, complete with white-lined parking spaces, was completed. The new...

A flag of pride to some, a sign of racism to others

A flag of pride to some, a sign of racism to others

Savannah Whitmer

May 12, 2015


Filed under School News, Showcase

150 years after the Civil War ended and the Union was brought back together, some people in the South still acknowledge the Confederacy by flying rebel flags. Multiple students on campus can be seen with Confederate merchandise, including flags on cars, clothes, or other visible accessories, despite...

Professionals discuss careers with students

Professionals discuss careers with students

Erina Loupos

May 12, 2015


Filed under School News

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” is one of the most common questions that kids get asked throughout their school years. While some have dream careers, many students are unsure about what they would like to pursue in the future. On March 19, Regina Dominican hosted Career Day. This special...