Community remembers Ms. Alicia Biros

Olivia Wood and Keilee Takata, Editor
June 21, 2022

The most beloved teachers are the ones who show others that they care for them, both in and out of the classroom. Ms. Alicia Biros, who died Wednesday, May 25, was such a teacher.  Countless NKHS...

Guys, We Need to Talk About Mental Health — and Yes, I Mean GUYS

Keilee Takata
February 18, 2022

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy warned the nation of a growing mental health crisis in teens and young adults by issuing a public health advisory called “Protecting Youth Mental Health.”...

Fun-At-Home Activities

Eve Piazza
February 10, 2022

As we approach the anniversary of our second year dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are once again facing shut-downs, an extreme rise in cases, and the dreaded quarantine. Staying at home...

Taking The Next Step: Planning For College

Rileigh Gouveia
February 10, 2022

An inbox full of spam from colleges usually marks the beginning of a high school student’s most important decision: where they want to go to college. The process of applying to colleges can be...

Science, Society, and Controversy

Brandon Richard, Writer
February 9, 2022
“Our society needs more people who are capable of disagreeing and discussing difficult problems in a productive, non-combative way”.

Covid-19 Myth versus Fact

Isabella Langfield
February 9, 2022

Can 5G networks really give me the CoronaVirus? Is the government tracking me with a chip from my vaccine? These are just some of the wild myths that have arisen as a result of false information being...

Meet the new Media Specialist

Oluchi Ejiogu-Ebere
February 9, 2022

This year, the high school has gotten lots of new staff members who seemhappy to be doing their jobs. Mrs. Kelly Harrington, the school’s newest librarian, is one of them. Last year, during one...

High School is Nothing Like a Musical

Addison Pommerer, Writer
February 7, 2022

Our generation grew up with movies like High School Musical and Mean Girls, but the truth is they give us unrealistic expectations for how our high school experience is going to be.  Freshman classes...

COVID-19 Impact in Hospitals

Isabella Langfield, Writer
December 6, 2021

To get a better idea of how the medical community was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, a group of medical professionals from Westerly Hospital were interviewed to get their input on the matter.  Whitney...

Profile on Ms. Sherman

Profile on Ms. Sherman

Jessica Albright, Staff Editor
December 6, 2021

In a room across from the second floor spine, students can find calm lighting and comforting scents that offer a private space to escape from the stress of modern times.  Following the departure of...

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