The Voice of the Loy Norrix Community

Knight Life

The Voice of the Loy Norrix Community

Knight Life

The Voice of the Loy Norrix Community

Knight Life

KPS student advisory teams tour Shedd Aquarium as a reward for hard work

KPS student advisory teams tour Shedd Aquarium as a reward for hard work

Olivia Nitz, Staff Writer June 1, 2024

On Apr. 30, among the sharks and jellyfish of Shedd Aquarium, student leaders intermingled and celebrated their hard work on a well-deserved field trip.  “I selected the members of the student advisory...

Former KPS student and Promise recipient addresses the audience. Students clap and cheer during his speech.

The KPS Promise signing day event rewards seniors as they prepare to graduate

Sophia Ciokajlo, Photo Editor May 29, 2024

“I got to walk around with my friends and talk to people from other schools I had never met. It was really dope, way better than I could’ve expected,” said Chauncey Coleman after attending the...

Juniors Elizabeth Bierlein and William Dominianni at Loy Norrix Prom 2024 and the promposal at the Rootbeer Stand.

Promposals don’t have to be expensive to be effective

Arianna Bonatti, Staff Writer May 20, 2024

As time goes by, we get closer to one of the most awaited moments by students during the school year: prom season. For juniors and seniors, celebrating the end of an important chapter such as high school...

Photo illustration: Some students use AI to help them with challenging assignments.

AI evolution is impacting education

Gideon Mintz, Guest Writer April 2, 2024

The world is moving faster than ever and with that, so is technology.  Artificial Intelligence (AI) has gained a reputation as the new big name in technology. In history, AI is the most advanced technology...

(Photo Illustration) A student drives her car while talking to someone on the phone. This violates Kelsey’s Law which prohibits drivers from using their cell phone while driving.

Apply by April 7 for scholarship that awards $10,000 for bringing awareness to distracted teen driving

Sophia Wrzesinski and Flora Harper March 21, 2024

In collaboration with the Kiefer Foundation, the Kelsey's Law Scholarship is open for submissions until April 7. Hosted by the Michigan Auto Law, the scholarship awards a total of $10,000 in scholarships,...

Red Cross Supervisor Cindy Vandermeer prepares Teya Dawson for her blood donation. Dawson was a first-time donor.

NHS hosts a successful blood drive, saving lives in and out of the community

Isabella Figueroa, Chief Copy Editor March 21, 2024

“My dad and my mom both needed blood products when they were still living, so it's just really important to me so that the blood stays local,” said American Red Cross team supervisor Cindy Vandermeer....

Social Justice Youth Award winners pose with Principal Christopher Aguinaga. The awards ceremony took place at the City Commision meeting.

Social Justice Youth Awards highlight student activism in Kalamazoo

Emily Porco and Josephine Velo March 5, 2024

The Social Justice Youth Awards are presented annually to students who demonstrate leadership and commitment to social justice in their communities. The awards ceremony takes place after Martin Luther...

Yetla de Juárez preparing for the celebration of the upcoming new year 2024. The lively street of Pdte Juárez is filled with people watching the first bull of the night.

People of Mexican heritage dance and celebrate with Los Toros de Lumbre

Venelope Ortiz, Tower Talk Editor March 5, 2024

Quemada de Toros (the burning of bulls), Toros de Lumbre and Toritos de Fuego (bulls of fire) all refer to one thing: the old Mexican tradition of dancing with a metal bull structure that has fireworks...

A sold out crowd of 110,000 cheers on a 30-24 win against Ohio State.

University of Michigan football fans rejoice with the 2023-2024 college football season coming to a close

Alexander Houslander, Arts and Entertainment Editor February 7, 2024

 “It's hard to describe,” art teacher Gregory Stevens said. “I’m 42 years old and it feels like I accomplished something. Seeing them win their last National Championship in '97, and then it’s...

New and old NHS members gather on the stage after the ceremony. Proud friends and family take photos of the inductees.

Loy Norrix National Honor Society welcomes the largest number of inductees in chapter history

Sophia Ciokajlo, Photo Editor January 18, 2024

The auditorium was filled with supportive family and friends waiting to watch as students upheld the long-time NHS tradition of committing to service. On Tuesday, Dec. 19th, the National Honor Society...

Junior Fletcher Haase carries an armful of new finds. He came with a group of friends who were all supporting Green School’s mission.

Green School club hosts clothing swap to promote sustainable fashion

Rosie Hill, Feature Editor December 15, 2023

Having the opportunity to swap clothes with other fashionable students is usually something that people can only dream of, but Green School brought that dream to life. On Nov. 30, students and staff...

Key Club members pose for a group photo. Many members of the club participate in group activities outside of school.

Key Club announces an increase in membership

Sophia Ciokajlo, Photo Editor November 20, 2023

The Loy Norrix chapter of Key Club proudly announces the members for the 2023-2024 school year now that the period for accepting new members has ended.   Key Club is a student-led organization that...

Load More Stories
Donate to Knight Life
Our Goal

Activate Search
The Voice of the Loy Norrix Community