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Graphic Design teacher moving across the country

Graphic Design teacher moving across the country

Lucas Grubb
May 12, 2022
A new opportunity awaits Jeffery Ball in Tennessee.
Sheldon encourages soon-to-be college freshmen to transfer CTE credits

Sheldon encourages soon-to-be college freshmen to transfer CTE credits

Lucas Grubb
April 5, 2022
Seeing a decline in CTE credit transfers, Shannon Sheldon takes initiative with helping students learn the process.
PODCAST: The Worlds Response To Russia

PODCAST: The World’s Response To Russia

The world's response to Russia with sanctions and other restrictions can be viewed as too much or not enough. In this episode, we discuss that topic.
Socratic seminar prompts seniors to debate free speech, other current political issues

Socratic seminar prompts seniors to debate free speech, other current political issues

Lucas Grubb
February 5, 2022
Students discussed multiple topics, as they tried to answer relevant questions in politics.
Interior Design III students construct wooden dollhouses

Interior Design III students construct wooden dollhouses

Lucas Grubb
January 24, 2022
Interior Design III students have been planning and building their wooden houses for a little over two months.
Spark: Raiders Recap

Spark: Raiders Recap

Lucas Grubb
December 11, 2021
Here a recap of the Las Vegas Raiders first season.
Lifehacks: Minecraft Edition

Lifehacks: Minecraft Edition

Lucas Grubb
December 8, 2021
Find out something you may not have known about Minecraft with these life hacks.
Skillful Acrobat: Meet Davis Leavitt

Skillful Acrobat: Meet Davis Leavitt

Lucas Grubb
November 9, 2021
Meet Junior Davis Leavitt who has been flipping since he was 6. It all started when he got a trampoline for Christmas.
Viewing his lab, junior Andrei Belciug looks at an orbit consisting of Earth, the sun and moon. Students were assigned to edit the mass of the star or planet, view the orbit and record their findings. ¨If I didn’t do the lab, the test may have really negatively affected my grade,¨ Belciug said. 
Photo Credit:Lucas Grubb

Geoscience Students Dive Into The Solar System

Lucas Grubb
October 8, 2021
Students in Geoscience class are looking into the solar system to gain a better understanding about different orbits. 
Interior Design students create Animal Themed Couches

Interior Design students create Animal Themed Couches

Lucas Grubb
October 5, 2021
Interior Design III students had a summative drawing project. They had to draw a couch with different perspectives.