A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Middle School helpers making a difference

January 11, 2019 8:59pm | Brianna Schroeder, reporter

Helping Hands is a club open to all students at Shawano Community Middle School that was started last year. Their mission as a club is “students making a difference”. Mrs. Berg started it last year, and this year, she is the advisor. “Volunteer work is […]

SCHS brings new class to school

January 11, 2019 8:58pm | Peyton Buerman, Editor-in-Chief

Next school year, Shawano Community High School will be expanding their course selection list by one. The high school will now offer the UWGB First Nation Social Justice class. Mrs. Angela Bahr will be teaching this class, which is half a credit and a college […]

Take a dive into Swim Club

December 20, 2018 10:35pm | Autumn Vanderlinden

The Shawano Stingrays Swim Club is a club for children to join to be able to start swimming competitively. The club lets children in from young ages to the high school level. Freshman Gabi Bukoski joined swim club six years ago because she started to […]

‘Hats’ off to a great clothing drive

December 20, 2018 10:35pm | Brianna Schroeder, reporter

FFA hosted a Christmas Clothes Drive at SCHS from December 3 to the 18 to help the younger students in need. On the 18, there was a special collection night at the boys basketball varsity game. Students were able to bring any winter clothing, new […]

GSA shows love to community

December 20, 2018 10:34pm | Sarah Carlson

This holiday season, GSA volunteered their time at SAM25, the homeless shelter in Shawano, to provide a wholesome meal to the less fortunate. On December 5, eight GSA members and their advisor prepared and served a spaghetti dinner. The advisor of the club, Mrs. Jenny […]

NHS is merry and “bright”

December 20, 2018 9:35pm | Devyn Jessogne

For the first time this school year, Shawano Community High School’s branch of the National Honor Society decided to get together on December 13 and create holiday cards for those living at the nursing homes in the community. NHS, which is lead by Mrs. Sienna […]

SCHS theatre finds new pit director

December 11, 2018 3:47pm | Peyton Buerman, Editor-in-Chief

After several years of conducting the high school’s pit for musicals, Mr. Christopher Kent has stepped down from his role.  This year the pit will be directed by Mrs. Jenna Brooks, one of the social workers at Hillcrest. Although this is Mrs. Brooks’ first time […]

Native Pathways provides path to New York

December 11, 2018 3:46pm | Brianna Schroeder, reporter

From December 6-9, several students from Shawano Community High School had the opportunity, through Native Pathways, to travel to New York to learn about college life. They stayed in dorms and were able to see what college life is really like. Native Pathways is a […]

Strings of the season

December 11, 2018 3:33pm | Devyn Jessogne

For the second year in a row Shawano Community High School’s orchestra  played at the Shawano Civic Center to spread holiday cheer. On Wednesday December 5, the students, led by their teacher and conductor Mrs. Jill Sousek, performed tunes such as “The Polar Express” and […]

Students take day trips to daycares

December 11, 2018 3:33pm | Autumn Vanderlinden

Students in the Assistant Child Care Teacher class have been going on trips to daycares in the Shawano area. They have visited two daycares about four times in the past two months. The students are able to go to these daycares and experience what it […]