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Die Lit Album Review

Die Lit Album Review

Ben Jordison

May 21, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Since his spring 2017 debut album, Playboi Carti has been off the grid in terms of releasing new music. However, last week the drought ended for hip hop fans as Carti delivered his latest project, ‘Die Lit.’ Featuring nineteen tracks with guest appearances from artists, Travis Scott, Lil...

Girl Up hosts Self Defense Class

Girl Up hosts Self Defense Class

Keegan Pickering, Author

May 9, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Clubs, NEWS, PHOTOS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

           Officers Brandon Pettit and Mackenzie Sposeto helped educate a group of Waukee students on how to defend themselves this week on Tuesday night. The event, organized by the Girl Up club at Waukee High School, consisted of an hour long session where volunteers from the Waukee P...

Beerbongs and Bentleys Review

Beerbongs and Bentleys Review

Ben Jordison, Author

May 4, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students

     Following his debut album, ‘Stoney,’ Post Malone is back with his sophomore project, ‘Beerbongs and Bentleys.’ The album features 18 tracks, and according to the Apple music description, embodies the lifestyle of living in the high-life. Post Malone exploded in late 2015 with his hit singl...

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Josh Wente, Author

May 4, 2018


Filed under BLOG, OPINION, PHOTOS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students

     It wasn’t long ago that students walked out of their second block classes in protest of gun violence. The April 20th walkouts attracted a large following of students nationwide in response to the tragic Parkland shooting earlier this year. Hundreds appeared at Waukee’s demonstration to par...

1 in 1900: Tyler Schutt

1 in 1900: Tyler Schutt

Nancy Tran, Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Showcase, Students, Uncategorized

     Countless students enjoy showcasing their passion through the arts, whether it’s music, theatre or drawing. For junior Tyler Schutt, the arts have been part of his life at a young age. “I just fell in love with it, because it’s a place where you can express yourself freely,” stated Schu...

Arrowboyz News – April 30

Andrew Tobey, Ben Jordison, and Debashish Koirala

April 30, 2018


Filed under Arrowboyz, Showcase, VIDEO

https://youtu.be/WGoTmuwEZrc

Waukee High School Walks Out Against Gun Violence

Waukee High School Walks Out Against Gun Violence

Ben Jordison, Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under NEWS, PHOTOS, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Opinions were scattered across the football field on Friday April 20th at Waukee Stadium. At ten a.m. students made the decision whether to stay in class or walkout in an effort to protest a change for gun laws and safety within our schools. Senior Claire Brown was quick to voice her opinion on the wal...

A Race to First: Zachary Bogaczyk’s Win

A Race to First: Zachary Bogaczyk’s Win

April 20, 2018


Filed under BLOG, Contests, ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS, PHOTOS, Showcase, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE

An Unexpected Journey...A Race to First Junior student Zachary Bogaczyk had a sweet taste of victory on April 10th at the Regional Special Olympic Games.  He swam back-to-back races and placed first in the 50-yard freestyle and backstroke events.  However, getting to this place has been a journey ...

The US Secretary of Labor Visits APEX

The US Secretary of Labor Visits APEX

Sydeney Peterson and Marissa Garton

April 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase

Waukee APEX was honored to have yet another special guest, Alexander Acosta. Acosta is the United States Secretary of Labor after studying at Harvard. Wednesday, April 4th Acosta entered the APEX building at 9am. “It looks like an incubator...lots of opportunity within the building,” Acosta said...

The Beginning of STEM

The Beginning of STEM

Rashed Alsharqi, Reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Classes, NEWS, Science, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students

Waukee High School offers 19 official clubs to students. From the arts to Best Buddies, the variety of clubs covers many interests of the student body—all but one. Until this year, Waukee did not have any science-related clubs. STEM Club was created by juniors Geethika Kannaparti and Meghana Yelleped...

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