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Swing Club starts a new year

Swing Club starts a new year

Misgana Deur, Reporter March 23, 2021

Swing Club is starting up on Mondays from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. after school in the band room. The club is for anyone who wants to learn how to swing dance.   “I had joined my freshman year and enjoyed...

Photo given by Sydney Plath

Girls Ski team ranked first in Division 1 Academic All-State

Misgana Deur, Reporter March 11, 2021

The Grand Haven girls ski team ranked first in Division 1 Academic All-State. The team's overall GPA is 3.8773, they had the best cumulative GPA out of all the varsity ski teams in Division 1.  “We...

Spring sports event roundup

Spring sports starting

Misgana Deur, Reporter March 3, 2021

District Registrar Karrie Francis showing a student how to sign up for classes

Class registration starts Tuesday and closes March 1

Misgana Deur, Reporter February 25, 2021

The 2021-2022 class registration for 9th, 10th, and 11th graders is now available on student view, deadline is Monday, Mar. 1.  “When registering for classes, take it seriously,” District Registrar...

Miriam Deyoung helps eighth grade choir teacher Mr. Payton

Miriam Deyoung helps eighth grade choir teacher Mr. Payton

Misgana Deur, Reporter February 14, 2021

Senior Miriam Deyoung helped out eighth-grade choir teacher Parks Payton by recording music for students who are online.  “Mr. Payton reached out to me and asked if I would be willing to create recordings...

The MacDonald twins are named MHSAA scholar-athlete finalist

MacDonald twins named MHSAA scholar-athlete finalists

Misgana Deur, Reporter January 29, 2021

Seniors Thomas and Michael MacDonald were named MHSAA Scholar-Athlete finalists this year.  MHSAA is an award that 1,500 students apply to in the state of Michigan. The athletes get narrowed down to...

HOPE CHURCH: the location of the second blood drive

Blood drive Dec. 1

Misgana Deur, Reporter November 30, 2020

A blood drive will be taking place at Hope Church (14932 Mercury Dr. Grand Haven) on Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 2 to 7 p.m. for anyone who is 16 years or older.  “I liked the idea of being able to provide...

Senior Ocean Veldhouse battles the 100 freestyle in last year's state swim meet.

Senior Ocean Veldhouse qualifies for states

Misgana Deur, Reporter November 12, 2020

Senior Ocean Veldhouse qualified for the states swim meet and will be participating on Nov. 21 at Hudsonville high school.  “I was super excited and really relieved because I've been trying to get...

SCENE TWO: Freshman Aidan Mountford (as Johnathan) and Junior Ali Clark (as Beth) acting in their scene. Ali is on the dock sitting with her father who has Alzheimer. And she's got a huge monologue because the dad doesn't really communicate anymore. She's begging and pleading with him to remember what life was like.

Fall play ‘Our Place’ preview

Misgana Deur, Reporter October 23, 2020

 The fall play ‘Our Place’ will take place on Oct. 23 to 24 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.  Tickets are available at seat-yourself website off the GHAPS web page for $5. It's in the bottom lower-left...

NEW BOOKS: A few of the many new books that is now in the library.

New books have arrived in the library

Misgana Deur, Reporter October 20, 2020

The school's library just got new books. There are many different types of books that students can go to and check out. Some of the genres they ordered were realistic, historical, mystery, and much more....

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