Knight Life

Underclassmen Describe Seniors They Will Miss Next Year

Underclassmen Describe Seniors They Will Miss Next Year

Anna Kushner

June 7, 2018

Keegan Cameron Freshman Keegan Cameron says he’ll miss senior Victor Moss the most next year because he's so funny and talented. “He’s an all around good guy,” said Cameron. Cameron met Victor at a rehearsal for the school musical, “Little Shop of Horrors.” “He’s like my twin,” Cam...

Getting Graded on Giving Grades: Teachers Discontented with the Evaluation Process

Math Teacher Corey O'Bryan responds to emails during his lunch period. After receiving an ineffective rating in content knowledge despite helping author the district curriculum and possessing a masters degree in mathematics, O'Bryan continues to teach Mathematics at Loy Norrix High School. Photo Credit / Anna Kushner

Anna Kushner

April 25, 2018

“When an administrator walks in the room, the students’ demeanor automatically changes to one that is more guarded, and their nervous energy sometimes transcends to my own,” said drama teacher Paige Carrow. Recently, many teachers at Loy Norrix and within the Kalamazoo Public Schools community ha...

"A Little Shop of Horrors” Cast Delivers a Killer Performance

Anna Kushner

April 20, 2018

The lights dim, the curtains pull back, and one is transported to Skid Row, where lonely flower shop assistant Seymour, played by senior Victor Moss, gambles his chance for love and success on an obscure new plant which he names Audrey II, after his friend and crush, Audrey, played by senior Grace Erwa...

Porco Approved

Porco Approved

Anna Kushner

January 17, 2018

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Students' Senior Photos

Students' Senior Photos

Anna Kushner

November 29, 2017

With the beginning of the second trimester underway, the senior class of Loy Norrix is almost halfway through their final year. While the school does take photos for the entire student body for the yearbook, many seniors choose to get professional pictures of themselves taken. These are four of those...

Positivity Prevails: Loy Norrix New Varsity Volleyball Coach Pushes Players to Succeed On and Off The Court

Positivity Prevails: Loy Norrix New Varsity Volleyball Coach Pushes Players to Succeed On and Off The Court

Anna Kushner

November 2, 2017

The score is 25-26, it's the championship game of the Battle Creek Central Volleyball Tournament on September 16th. The Loy Norrix Knights Varsity Volleyball Team has gone undefeated all day and they are now one point away from taking home the gold. The ball is set, hit and bounces off the opponent...

Teacher Contract Negotiations Puts a Strain on Kalamazoo Public Schools and its Teachers

KPS employees meet at Miller Auditorium for the beginning of the school year kick off.  KEA members wore black and remained silent in an effort to show their displeasure with contract negotiations. Photo Credit / Amanda Miller

Anna Kushner

October 21, 2017

If you were to walk into Miller Auditorium on August 28, 2017, you would have seen a sea of black-clothed teachers sitting silent in solidarity. Every year the Kalamazoo Public Schools District adopts a budget for the upcoming fiscal year. From this budget the district then adopts a teacher salary co...

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