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Senior Angela Tran named as December student of the month

Senior Angela Tran named as December student of the month
December 19, 2020

Senior Angela Tran was recognized as one of the December Rotary Student of the Month this week. She chose English teacher Angela Dean to be her accompanying teacher.  “Mrs. Dean has had a huge influence...

Paraprofessional stands out among students

TYPING: Lundvick types up an email to send to a staff member.  He has his tablet next to him if needed plus his walkie talkie on if he needs to be reached by another staff member or student.
Paraprofessional Mark Lundvick leaves an impact on every student he meets
December 8, 2020

Paraprofessional Mark Lundvick watches students as they file into the fieldhouse, carefully checking to see if they are wearing their lanyard with ID attached around their neck. As he walks around,...

Nolan Clark qualifies for state cross country

Nolan Clark, right, sprints towards the finish line during Fridays Pre-Regional race on the Grand Haven course. Clark finished 3rd overall.
November 5, 2020

Sophomore Nolan Clark qualified for the state cross country meet on Saturday, Oct. 31 with a time of 16:21.  “Overall I felt pretty good,” Clark said. “I knew I had qualified for states, but...

Ava Buitenhuis qualifies for state cross country

RUNNING: Buitenhuis runs at pre regionals on Nov. 5 at Grand Haven High School.
November 5, 2020

Sophomore Ava Buitenhuis qualified for the state cross country meet and will be participating on Friday, Nov. 6 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. “I was very happy because...

Senior AJ Brummel recognized as September Rotary Student of the Month

AJ Brummel has been recognized as one of two for September Rotary Student of the Month.
November 2, 2020

Senior AJ Brummel was named September Rotary Student of the Month along with Georgia Basil.  “I was honored,” Brummel said. “It’s an accomplishment.” Students of the month are recognized...

Catalina sign-ups Tuesday

ABOVE: This year's officers from left to right: Kendall Hamm, Michael MacDonald, Ellyn Skodack, Alec Korecki, Emerson Rosenberg, Bryant Latchaw, Claire Macdonald and Thomas MacDonald
October 23, 2020

Catalina sign-ups will be Tuesday Oct. 27 after school in the cafeteria. The fee is $50 for shirts, food and costumes. A parent or guardian’s email will also be needed. Students cannot sign up for friends....

Food pantry continues to support families in GH

PANTRY: Walls are filled with different items that have been donated to the Bucs' Care Food Pantry.
October 23, 2020

The Bucs' Care Food Pantry is for high school students and their families. There’s no paperwork except for a Google Form for students and families to fill out so the student committee can find out their...

Junior makes state for golf

SWINGING: Constant takes a swing on the fairway at the golf ball to hit it onto the green.
October 23, 2020

Junior Caydee Constant qualified for state golf on Oct. 16 at Forest Acres East at Michigan State University. “I was actually really surprised,” Constant said. “I didn’t think I played that...

MHSAA lifts restrictions on sporting events

Spectators watch on during the Grand Haven v East Kentwood game.
October 7, 2020

The Michigan High School Athletic Association recently removed venue size restrictions on all sporting events, with a limited capacity of 500 for indoor activities and 1000 for external activities, effective...

First Priority plans to continue

POSTER: First Priority will take place in Nelson's room (2111) each Tuesday after school until 3:30.
October 6, 2020

First Priority will begin October 6 after school and take place each Tuesday in room 2111. Led by teacher and coach Joe Nelson, the Non-denominational Christian based club aims at creating an environment...

Calling All Colors begins new year

CONFERENCE: Naiomi Elliot, Audry Greene, Melody Perez, Kyla Strang, Jakaree Hill, Brooklyn Holmes, Omega Johnson, Kate Kendall, and Natasha Williams, at Hope College for a conference in October of 2019.
October 6, 2020

Calling All Colors hosts meetings for anyone looking to make the world more accepting every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month during C lunch in room 8207.  “Calling all colors is a great opportunity...

Senior Madison Rogers is named national merit semifinalist

Senior Madison Rogers has been named a national merit semifinalist for Grand Haven High School. (Photo courtesy of Madison Rogers)
September 27, 2020

Senior Madison Rogers has been named a national merit semifinalist for Grand Haven High School.  “When I took the test, I had a feeling that I did well,” Rogers said. “I had a feeling that it...

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