The Booster Redux

Club 209A, Leadership Class collaborate to host donation drives
A inside look at district transportation

December 4, 2019

Around the country, there are parked school buses with a sign that reads: "Bus drivers wanted."  According to Forbes, there is currently a bus driver shortage across the...

AP test scores increased in 2019

December 3, 2019

According to CollegeBoard exam results, Advanced Placement (AP) PHS students increased AP exam scores in 2018. Scores spiked to a 67% average passing rate in 2019, from just 47%...

STUCO, HOSA collaborate to host talent show

November 22, 2019

For the first time in three years, PHS will be hosting a talent show. However, the only difference is that it’ll be student-run by Student Council and HOSA (Health Occupations...

HOSA celebrates national HOSA week by hosting events

November 19, 2019

Nov. 18-22 is HOSA Week, designed to celebrate health professions and to bring more awareness of the health field to the student body. “The point is to bring more awareness...

Freshman Ashleigh Henderson and her journey with twirling
When the brave return home: the aftermath of active service and those left behind

November 15, 2019

An American flag drapes over a wall. A mannequin is dressed in fatigues and battlefield gear while the corner of his office is decorated with pictures of comrades and memories...

Behind the scenes: a look at Pippin’s makeup

November 15, 2019

Before the red curtains open up the stage to start the show, all 33 cast members rush to get their faces painted, hair done and ready for the first scene.  On Nov. 15-17,...

A class for every student

November 14, 2019

Before class starts, freshman Logan Johnson and senior Jorden Johnson start off their day by playing football together with a group of friends. Running to both sides of the gym,...

Band’s annual glow show lights up Hutch Field

November 12, 2019

During a typical football performance, junior drum major Emma Noonoo steps into her position above the band and raises her hands up, the band frozen in place, ready to start the...

How Trisha Paytas’ “Coming Out” video negatively effects the trans community
Wale drops sixth album, delivers underrated performance

Wale drops sixth album, delivers underrated performance

November 20, 2019

Oct. 11 marked the release of the sixth studio album by Nigerian-American hip hop artist Wale. “Wow...That’s Crazy” features 15 songs and runs just under 54 minutes. With...

Kanye West drops new gospel rap album

Kanye West drops new gospel rap album

November 19, 2019

As far as his political views , I am not a very huge fan of Kanye West. However, I find it nearly impossible to dispute his credibility as an artist. On top of his rap-career,...

Students overcommit to academics, extracurriculars

Students overcommit to academics, extracurriculars

November 15, 2019

About an hour after arriving home, I finally sit down at the table to start doing homework. I reach into my backpack and pull out all the papers I just crammed in. Geometry, Biology...

JV volleyball team ends season undefeated
Girls varsity tennis

Girls varsity tennis

October 30, 2019

Pittsburg hosts 5A state tennis tournament for first time

Pittsburg hosts 5A state tennis tournament for first time

October 30, 2019

On Friday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 19, Pittsburg hosted the Kansas 5a State Girls Tennis Tournament. “Hosting state was a huge honor,” tennis coach John Seal said. “Thanks to the great support...

Girls soccer, wrestling create new teams

Girls soccer, wrestling create new teams

October 16, 2019

On July 11, the USD 250 Board of Education voted to approve the addition of a girls' soccer team. For the 2019-2020 year, the athletic department will be establishing separate boys and girls wrestling...

error:
Student Publication of Pittsburg High School
Student Publication of Pittsburg High School