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Thunderhawk takes D.C.

story by caroline bumgarner | photography by abby bammerlin Every year on the day after election day, East government teacher Tisha Grote encourages her studen...
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East’s One-to-One Rollout

story and photography by Abby Bammerlin | infographic by Caroline Bumgarner East sophomore Nasma Jarabah opens her Chromebook a few minutes before class. She s...
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A Hopeful Start

story and photography by shelby alderman During East’s first full week back to school in January, the East Hope Squad made sure that no students felt left in t...
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The Science Fair

story by Hannah Myers | photography fair use Many students have passions that they dream to fulfill. Whether it is in music, sports, or science, hard work is p...
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Taking Initiatives

story Abbie Westendorf | photography fair use According to CNN there has been at least one school shooting every week of 2018. With this in mind, Lakota has ta...
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Fellas and Fiction

story by Regan Denham | photography by Alexandra Fernholz It’s a beautiful Tuesday night, and the sun is just beginning to set. He opens his drawer and pulls o...
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The Crafts Are Back

story and photography by cassandra mueller As community members walk into East, they are greeted by an overabundance of people and booths crammed into every po...
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Food for Thought

story and photography by Anna Mullins Schools like East Freshman, Shawnee Early Childhood School (ECS) and VanGorden Elementary have started their own food pan...
Future Ready schools story by viviac heidenreich Dean Hume infographic by Michael croy Lakota Local Schools has begun learning about Thomas Murray’s national organization, Future Ready Schools (FRS), and will continue to do so while reading his professional novel, Learning Transformed, this summer. Both Murray’s novel and the organization discuss a new, re-einvisioned education system that will benefit the students of this generation, rather than the older, more traditional system. Lakota East High School Spark Newsmagazine Online

A Future Ready School

Story by Vivica Heidenreich | Infographic Michael Croy Lakota Local Schools has begun learning about Thomas Murray’s national organization, Future Ready School...

Bookin’ It

Story by Jack McFarland | Photography by Meredith Niemann | Art by Leo RolfertLakota Local school district has recently partnered with Midpointe Library’s mobil...
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East Prom Spirit Week

Photos by Leo Rolfert In order to gear up for Prom on April 21, East students participated in a spirit day for each of the five days leading up to the "Timeles...
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