The student news site of Lake Stevens High School

Valhalla

Successful finish for LSHS Hi-Q

We are very proud to announce that the Lake Stevens Hi-Q team consisting of senior Elizabeth Stanton,  senior Hayden Davis, senior Derek Magruder, and Zoey Gonzalez have taken another second place title home at the state competition. This is their third time in a row placing second. Each individual  had worked very hard all season to prepare themselves...

  • ASK ASTRID!

    ASK ASTRID!

    Marin Nielsen, Design Editor

    March 31, 2017

    The Valhalla is starting an advice column! Send your inquiries to “Astrid”, the Viking princess, through The Valhalla’s Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook accounts. Or even comment your questions at the bottom of this page*. *The Valhalla Staff will not publicly post any questions asked in t...

  • Stay-cation over Spring Break? Not boring anymore.

    Stay-cation over Spring Break? Not boring anymore.

    Paolina Colonico, Photographer

    March 30, 2017

    March is almost over, leaves are changing colors, and the air is becoming warmer. Spring is in and the moment most waited is coming: Spring Break is knocking at the high school doors! After months of books, sad rainy days and winter storms, one week of absolute rest is what students need. No more alarm...

    A log bridge spans a little valley on the Boulder River Trail - a very popular hike during Spring Break - located near Arlington, WA. Hikers who have hiked this trail before come back to it for its views of the waterfalls crashing into the river and the picnic spot at the end of the trail. "I love spring break. I really need some time off school, and hiking, it's the best way to spend time," junior Jake Burleigh said.

  • Faces in the Hall: Staff Edition

    Faces in the Hall: Staff Edition

    Destiny Otusanya, Staff Reporter

    March 1, 2017

     At Lake Stevens High School there are a lot of staff members that help make our school great. A lot of people see staff members around the school everyday, but never really take the time to appreciate and thank them for all that they do.  Our kitchen staff is a prime example because they take the t...

    LSHS Valhalla recognizes the hardworking kitchen staff that provide students and other staff with meals during the school day.

  • Find a place to focus

    Find a place to focus

    Audrey Kristofferson, Arts and entertainment editor

    February 22, 2017

    Most students accept that studying is a pain and can be incredibly stressful, especially with a lot of noise and distractions.There are so many distractions at home from pets and family, so going somewhere else can be exceptionally helpful. Coffee places are often used for a good atmosphere to study ...

    Studying hard in the quiet Lake Stevens Starbucks, away from distractions.

Successful finish for LSHS Hi-Q

Successful finish for LSHS Hi-Q

Makenzie, Heggie

We are very proud to announce that the Lake Stevens Hi-Q team consisting of senior Elizabeth Stanton,  senior Hayden Davis, senior Derek Magruder, and Zoey Gonzalez have taken another second place title home at the state...

April 13, 2017No Comments

Students compete at FCCLA state

Students compete at FCCLA state

Destiny Otusanya, Staff Reporter

This year Lake Stevens High School sent off 12 students to attend the Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) state conference to compete in star events and act as evaluators. Star events are competitive eve...

April 13, 2017No Comments

The AP exams are coming up fast

The AP exams are coming up fast

Peyton Moenoa, Sports Editor

With AP Exams week just around the corner, teachers and students are trying their best to cram in last-minute information. Instead of procrastinating till the last minute to study two semesters’ worth of content, here are some...

April 12, 2017No Comments

View All »

LSHS continues to excel at spring sports

LSHS continues to excel at spring sports

Audrey Kristofferson, Arts and Entertainment editor

LSHS student athletes have been excelling during spring athletics. Nearly every match is won with minimal losses. Lake to state!   BOYS   On April 7, the boys baseball team played Mariner High School and Lake Stevens won ...

April 18, 2017No Comments

  • Upsets, underdogs and surprises April 12, 2017
  • Train like an athlete, win as a champion March 1, 2017
  • Boy’s swim leaves the competition in their wake March 1, 2017
  • Layer up and shred January 19, 2017

View All »

Gay-Straight Alliance Club

Destiny Otusanya, Staff Reporter

Lake Stevens High School has a lot of amazing clubs, but today we decided to recognize one club that doesn’t get nearly as much recognition as they deserve: GSA club! GSA stands for Gay-Straight Alliance...

April 12, 2017No Comments

ASK ASTRID!

ASK ASTRID!

March 31, 2017

Stay-cation over Spring Break? Not boring anymore.

Stay-cation over Spring Break? Not boring anymore.

March 30, 2017

Faces in the Hall: Staff Edition

Faces in the Hall: Staff Edition

March 1, 2017

View All »

The student news site of Lake Stevens High School
The student news site of Lake Stevens High School