Please Ignore the Man Behind the Curtain: An Insight into Loy Norrix Stage Crew

The auditorium is dark and crowded, many eyes are focused on the events unfolding onstage. No one is paying any attention to the booth at the back from which a barely noticeable light glows. Two people wearing headsets sit in silence in front of a counter with two intimidating control panels. The smell of quickly consumed fast food still emits from the crumpled paper bags … Continue reading Please Ignore the Man Behind the Curtain: An Insight into Loy Norrix Stage Crew

Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

  The KPS district is hoping to revitalize the look of Loy Norrix and give Norrix a better reputation as well as attract more students and families. “The district [KPS] is pushing and doing what it takes to keep our school up and going,” said Principal Rodney Prewitt. The renovation includes brand new three-paned windows with blinds placed within the glass, that will help minimize … Continue reading Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

A Quick Look at Three Arabic-Speaking Loy Norrix Students

Imagine moving across the world to a new country. You would face a whole new set of challenges; learning the culture, finding a house, getting a driver’s licence, the list goes on, but most important of all, learning the new language. For people coming from Arabic-speaking countries, learning English is especially difficult. English has roots in Romantic languages, while Arabic is a Semitic language. This … Continue reading A Quick Look at Three Arabic-Speaking Loy Norrix Students

Rap Music Could Help us Better Understand Mental Health

“You shoulda filled that black revolver blast a long time ago And if those mirrors could talk it would say, ‘you gotta go’ And if I told your secrets The world’ll know money can’t stop a suicidal weakness” -lyrics from rapper Kendrick Lamar’s song “u” When you think of Hip-Hop/R&B music you typically think of classic artists such as 2pac or Outkast. You think of … Continue reading Rap Music Could Help us Better Understand Mental Health

A Man With A Plan: Loy Norrix Hires New Football Coach

It’s no secret that the Loy Norrix Football Program has struggled to win. In the past 4 seasons, LN Football has posted a record of 3 wins and 33 losses (3-33). After coach Jason Porter resigned in 2016, the program was in need of a savior. The LN Football Program needed a man with extensive knowledge of the game and a will to win. The … Continue reading A Man With A Plan: Loy Norrix Hires New Football Coach