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Principal Cahan says a hard goodbye

Lake Stevens High School has been proudly run by Principal Eric Cahan for five years. He is respected and loved by many students and staff members and is a part of many good memories of those in the high school. But all good things must come to an end, and Cahan’s time at LSHS will soon be over. Principal Cahan will be leaving LSHS to be the princ... Read more »

  • Exchanges students reflect on the last year

    Exchanges students reflect on the last year

    Shaina Telford, Staff Photographer

    June 6, 2016

    At the beginning of this school year, seniors Maria Valentini from Italy and Noemie Bonbled from Belgium arrived in Lake Stevens in search of new experiences with very different surroundings than what they were used to. Valentini and Bonbled were part of the student exchange program and spent ten months in... READ MORE »»

    (Left to right) Seniors Noemie Bonbled and Maria Valentini take a moment to appreciate each other, and the time they spent in Lake Stevens as friends and host-sisters on the senior class’s last day at the high school. “I met such a good people here, my friends helped me a lot my teachers too. I felt really good they didn't make fun of my accent they just accepted me,” said Valentini.

    Shaina Telford

  • Robotics victory

    Robotics victory

    Bailey Hall, Opinion Editor

    May 2, 2016

    The Five Guys, more commonly known as Lake Stevens High School juniors, Skyler Bagher, Jordan Conner, Andrew Deebach, Aiden Pyle, and Ryan Sobosky, recently took first place in the EMC Robotics Team Website Challenge at the 2016 VEX Worlds Competition in Louisville, Kentucky . Judged on the development... READ MORE »»

    Lake Stevens juniors Skyler Bagher, Jordan Conner, Andrew Deebach, Aiden Pyle, and Ryan Sobosky receive an award for their website at 2016 VEX Worlds. The five juniors competed and took first place in the EMC Robotics Team Website Challenge in March 2016 , which forwarded them on to VEX Worlds, where they were recognized on April 22. “[The] 2016 VEX Worlds, presented by the Northrop Grumman Foundation, brings together top robotics teams in the VEX IQ Challenge, VEX Robotics Competition, and VEX U under one roof to celebrate their accomplishments and participate with the best teams from around the world. VEX Worlds will include top teams from events happening in cities around the world,” said Pyle.

    Curtsey of VEX Robotics

  • Arcos to step down in June

    Arcos to step down in June

    Noel Gasca, Editor-in-Chief

    April 25, 2016

    After four years of constant dedication, Leadership Advisor Alisa Arcos has decided to step down from the position in June. For the past four years, Arcos has created countless campus leaders and has made sure the program has not only served the school but the community as well. While Arcos knows... READ MORE »»

    Photo courtesy of Alisa Arcos

  • Grit comes in many forms

    Grit comes in many forms

    Bailey Hall, Opinion Editor

    April 1, 2016

    Grit is a rather vague term, which holds a rather vague definition. A personality trait which is widely striven for in the world of psychology and the theme of the 2016 LSHS Tolo Assembly, grit is commonly defined as one’s unstoppable passion towards a specific outcome. Everyone defines grit differently,... READ MORE »»

    (Left to right) Luc Violette pushes the rock during the 2016 Youth Olympics; Noel Gasca receives a Gracie Award at the radiostation of her internship; and Michi Smith poses with a group upon sharing her story. Grit worked as the key factor behind Violette, Gasca, and Smith’s outstanding accomplishments. “Even if I had more time to do my work, I probably wouldn't be as successful in school without curling competitively, because I feel like I wouldn't have as much drive, motivation and grit,” said junior Luc Violette.

    Photos courtesy of Luc Violette, Noel Gasca, and Michi Smith

Principal Cahan says a hard goodbye

Shaina Telford, Staff Photographer

Lake Stevens High School has been proudly run by Principal Eric Cahan for five years. He is respected and loved by many students and staff members and is a part of many good memories of those in the high school. But all goo...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Principal Eric Cahan gives insight on the anticipation for the Class of 2019

Rose Blume, News/Sports Editor

The Class of 2019 arrives at LSHS next year as the largest sophomore class the school has seen. LSHS administration has set in motion a series of events that needs to be accomplished for the arrival of approximately 683 st...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

LSHS undergoes accreditation

Bailey Hall, Opinion Editor

Each high school in the state of Washington must be accredited every six years in order to ensure the school is adequately preparing students for college. Beginning in the fall of the 2015-2016 school year, LSHS Associate Pri...  Read More »

May 2, 2016 • 0 comments

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Sophomore ties LSHS all time record for pole vaulting

Shaina Telford, Staff Photographer

Sophomore Kendra Otto Von Askervold has tied Lake Stevens High School’s all time record for pole vaulting. In spite of being the youngest vaulter on the varsity team, Otto Von Askervold has shown the brightest, as the sch...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

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Exchanges students reflect on the last year

Shaina Telford, Staff Photographer

At the beginning of this school year, seniors Maria Valentini from Italy and Noemie Bonbled from Belgium arrived in Lake Stevens in search of new experiences with very different surroundings than what they wer...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Robotics victory

May 2, 2016

FCCLA success at state brings hope for Nationals

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