A Project for Better Journalism chapter


No more dinner, just desserts

November 11, 2018 5:01pm | Brianna Schroeder, reporter

Just Desserts Dance and Revue, previously known as Dinner Dance, was held at Shawano Community High School on Friday, Nov. 9 and Saturday, Nov. 10. The jazz bands and show choirs of Shawano performed a variety of music.   Mrs. Jennifer Green is the director […]

Tri-M induction starts off on good note

November 9, 2018 5:01pm | Sarah Carlson

Tri-M started off the 2018-2019 school year with the induction of new members. Each year people from band, orchestra and choir all try out to be a part of the Shawano Community High School Tri-M Music Honor Society. This year, 12 new members were inducted […]

Students ‘launched’ into building trebuchets

November 9, 2018 5:01pm | Autumn Vanderlinden

Students in Engineering and Computer Aided Design and Drafting built trebuchets in their classes. During the day of October 31, the students competed on what trebuchet could launch pumpkins the farthest. A trebuchet is known as a machine that was used in medieval siege warfare, […]

Hard work pays off with High Honors

November 9, 2018 5:00pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

The seasonal Athletic Banquet for Shawano Community High School athletes happened at The Gathering on Monday, November 5. The Student-Athletes, along with their families, were invited to celebrate earning a varsity letter for the sport in which they participated. Senior Julia Klement was recognized at […]

Dying to Party

November 9, 2018 4:59pm | Devyn Jessogne

Shawano Community High School’s second year throwing a Day of the Dead celebration party hosted by the Spanish Club was on November 1. This included food and fun for all involved. The fall of 2017, the club members decided to get together with Mrs. Waleska […]

Girls golf team swings and studies

November 9, 2018 4:59pm | Jewel Waupekenay

Recently, four golfers from the Shawano girls golf team received the All-State Academic award. The golfers who were chosen by the Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin (GCAW) were junior Macie Herm, junior Georgia Eggert, junior Katelyn Laatsch and sophomore Taylor Johnson. These four student athletes […]

NHS students get recognized

November 9, 2018 4:59pm | Adriana Pillsbury, reporter

As honorable as it is, NHS (National Honors Society)  got recognized at Shawano High to give credit to the students that have worked to deserve it. Currently, the students that were involved with NHS last school year, are repeating candidates. The students of NHS include […]

Shawano Orchestras rock on with Mark Wood

November 9, 2018 4:58pm | Peyton Buerman, Editor - in - Chief

On November 3 and 4, the Shawano orchestras performed a two-day concert at the high school auditorium with music composer and previous performer in the Trans Siberian Orchestra, Mark Wood. The Shawano High School Orchestra typically plays a concert every year with music involving a […]

Upward Bound unleashes potential

October 30, 2018 2:53pm | Autumn Vanderlinden

Upward Bound is a federally funded program that helps high school students who have barriers to college get the opportunities they need. Upward Bound East is located in Shawano, Gillett, Suring, Clintonville and Menominee. Upward Bound East advisor Mrs. Dorothy Putz explained, “There are over […]

Exploring down under

October 30, 2018 2:52pm | Georgia Eggert, editor

The Shawano Community High School Challenge classes recently took a trip to Chilton Wisconsin. There, the group went spelunking through Carolyn’s Caverns at Ledge View Nature Center. They learned new and exciting things while exploring nature’s mysteries. The definition of spelunking is the exploration of […]