Knight Life

Lunch is one of the only times during the school day that you can take a break and relax from the loads of work. Students are seen letting off stress with their friends, and having chats about their day.

COVID-19 takes a toll on student mental health

Meadow Meskil, Staff Writer October 30, 2021

“The first time I experienced actual bad mental health was during COVID,” said sophomore Amelia Gougam. Ever since March of 2020, COVID-19 has impacted young adults’ and teens’ mental health...

Quarantine and online school has affected the mental health of students and teachers alike

Quarantine and online school has affected the mental health of students and teachers alike

Kai Neve-Jones, Assistant Photo Editor November 19, 2020

Mental health issues in adolescents have been on the rise for years, as seen in multiple studies from sources like The Trevor Project and The World Health Organization. The question is, does quarantine...

Three members of Tea Club discuss the meeting while seeing what kind of tea is available to them. They are excited to see who shows up, and what conversations will be had.

Tea Club gives students a break from academics

Brandi-Rose Phiri, Business Manager February 1, 2020

Walking into Tea Club and being welcomed with a smile always makes the long day you had at school better. After you get a cup of relaxing tea and snacks, you’re ready to put the day behind you and sit...

Pushing Past Your Personal Barriers

Pushing Past Your Personal Barriers

Gavin Rutherford June 17, 2019

I’ve spent most of my life cooped up inside. I lived satisfied with a life of watching television, playing games and reading books. When I went into middle school I didn’t have the confidence...

Taking Life by the Reins

Taking Life by the Reins

Gavin Rutherford April 25, 2019

I’ve spent most of my life cooped up inside. I lived satisfied with a life of watching television, playing games and reading books. When I went into middle school I didn’t have the confidence to...

Are You Prepared? SAT Testing Has Too Much Weight in Schools

Are You Prepared? SAT Testing Has Too Much Weight in Schools

Bethany Dunham June 15, 2018

April is the month that every junior dreads; it’s the month of standardized testing. You can enjoy your spring break and then right when you get back testing begins. Teachers spend weeks upon weeks trying...

Students Respond to Issues of Anxiety

Students Respond to Issues of Anxiety

March 13, 2018

Dear editor, I read Sofie Nehlsen’s article on “Anxiety for Teens is an Invisible Struggle,” and I completely understand the feeling, but other than that I strongly agree that you are not alone if...

A Student's Struggle With Abandonment

A Student's Struggle With Abandonment

Sydnee Arrasmith December 23, 2016

Losing loved ones is a very hard thing. Many people fear losing those that they’re close to. Whether it is a result of death or the end of a relationship, the pain of losing a person we hold close to...

Ways to deal with Anxiety and Depression

Ways to deal with Anxiety and Depression

taylorkrupianik February 26, 2015

              High school can be very difficult when struggling with anxiety and depression. “The average high school student today has the same level of anxiety as the...

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