The student news site of Lake Stevens High School

Valhalla

The student news site of Lake Stevens High School

Valhalla

The student news site of Lake Stevens High School

Valhalla

2022-2023 Staff

Erika Lepesha
Staff Reporter

Erika Lepesha

Erika Lepesha’s reasoning for taking journalism is that she wants to be an author and or an illustrator when she grows up. Erika’s future goals after high school are to get married and pursue her art dream. Some of Erika's ...

Peri Hoshock
Staff Reporter

Peri Hoshock

Peri Hoshock (she/her) is a senior at Lake Stevens High School. She is interested in journalism in order to learn other points of view and learn what they have to say. She hopes to contribute different perspectives and give real, str...

Lilian Reed-Steward
Staff Reporter

Lilian Reed-Steward

Senior Lily Reed-Stewart (she/they) has always been interested in writing. Still, her contributive goals continue beyond articles. An artist at heart, Lily hopes to add some artistry to The Valhalla, preferably in the form of a com...

Ella Edens
Staff Reporter

Ella Edens

Ella Edens is a senior who joined journalism because she is Interested in learning how to write about school articles and activities. what she can bring to the Valhalla is a high level of student writing. One issue Ella would l...

Kailen Dmitruk
Staff Reporter

Kailen Dmitruk

Senior Kailin Dmitruk (he/Hhm) is a man of many thoughts and many hopes. Volleyball, physical activity, music - he is good at keeping himself busy. His primary goal with this paper and class is to improve his own writing and ...

Isaac Olson
Staff Reporter

Isaac Olson

Isaac Olson (he/him) is a senior at LSHS, Isaac hopes to give only factual information to the readers of the Valhalla. He likes to game, hangout with all of his friends, and spend time in nature. After high school, he hopes to ...

Rebeca Cortez-Vega
Staff Reporter

Rebeca Cortez-Vega

Rebeca Cortez-Vega is a senior at Lake Stevens High School, hoping to make a difference at Valhalla. She loves painting, horror movies, and children. After college, she would like to go into pediatric psychology and help kids find t...

Kedrik Simbulan
Staff Reporter

Kedrik Simbulan

Kedrik Simbulan is a senior at Lake Stevens High School. He is in journalism because he needs English credit. It was either this or English LIT, and that did not sound exciting. Kedrik is hoping to contribute some high-level s...

Makena Keller
Staff Reporter

Makena Keller

Makena Keller (she/her) looks forward to building relationships within the journalism class, and with the school. After high school, Makena is thinking about attending a local community college and is unsure what her plans ar...

Hayden Primozich
Head Photographer

Hayden Primozich

Hayden Primozich is a senior at Lake Stevens High School. In journalism, Hayden contributes to interviews and talking to people. Hayden’s future goal is to go to the Coast Guard military and his hobbies are the gym, wrestling ...

Josephine Wilcox
Editor-in-Chief

Josephine Wilcox

Josephine Wilcox (she/her) is a junior at Lake Stevens High School. She wants to show the organizational and decision-making capabilities that she possesses. Josephine “Josie” plays basketball, likes to draw, loves to listen ...

Isaiah Zimmerman
A&E Editor

Isaiah Zimmerman

Senior Isaiah Zimmerman is an articulate and thoughtful individual who sees himself as a future investigative journalist with much potential. “I sort of want to help the world as needed spread the truth,” Zimmerman said. H...

Elliott Chappel
News Editor

Elliott Chappel

Elliott Chappel (he/him) is a senior and self-proclaimed LSHS Superfan. He joined the Valhalla crew because he is a good leader with organizational skills to keep people on track and get things done. In the future, Chappel pl...