Knight Life

Students Rush to the Polls in the Mock Elections

Junior Caila Chapman submitting her ballot to the tabulator. This is the last step of the voting process. Photo Credit / Gavin Rutherford

Gavin Rutherford

November 5, 2018

With the rise in political tension these past few years, there has been a lot of pressure on young people to get out and vote in every election they can. The League of Women voters is coming to high schools to help educate more young people on just what voting entails. On Tuesday, October 23, the Leag...

Link Crew’s Cupcakes and Conversation Inspires New Members

Link Crew’s Cupcakes and Conversation Inspires New Members

Frankie Stevens

April 10, 2017

On Wednesday, March 29th, Loy Norrix Link Crew introduced a new way of recruiting members for next year by holding the first annual Cupcakes and Conversation. Sophomores and juniors interested in Link Crew grabbed a cupcake and sat down to talk with current leaders about why they should join and what ...

Link Crew Leaders Help Prepare Freshman

Seniors Walter Walker and Liana Luciano work together to plan Link Crew events. They plan to go see their freshman. Photo Credit / Meghan Lewis

Meghan Lewis

March 1, 2017

Many upperclassmen at Loy Norrix participate in Link Crew Leadership, a group of juniors and seniors who aim to help freshman adjust to high school. Junior Liana Luciano and her partner, senior Walter Walker, work together with certain freshman once a week to motivate them. Everyone in Link Crew has ...

Conquering College Applications: How to Make the College Application Process Easier

Junior Jada Mitchell fills out her basic information to create an account on the CommonApp website. “Not knowing the answers to all the questions [is my biggest worry],”said Mitchell. She plans on applying to Detroit Mercy and Finlandia University to study dentistry. Photo Credit / Sacha Williams

samanthabrown2016

May 18, 2016

You take a deep breath, enter your user information and click the signup button. You just created your CommonApp account that is necessary for applying to many colleges. This is the first step in the long, difficult process of being accepted into your dream college. “Due dates [are the scariest thi...

Fans Get Treated With New Football Stadium

A view of the new home bleachers. They will hold half the capacity of the old ones.

hybelschris

October 2, 2015

Loy Norrix’s football field experienced a complete overhaul during the Summer of 2015. With renovations starting May 4th, and just finishing August 26th, the remodel included a new main entrance, box office, concession stand, bleachers, pavilion area and bathrooms. Students will quickly recognize ...

Loy Norrix Mourns the Loss of Junior, Chhay Wong

Chhay Wong with his reading partners Joshua Williams-Thomas and
Johari Brashers at the Binder Park Zoo field trip with PeaceJam.

carstenstrand

June 9, 2015

By Carsten Strand and Clayton Barker Chhay Wong, a junior at Loy Norrix High School and Calvin Chao, a freshmen at Western Michigan University, drowned on a lake in Van Buren County during a boating accident on June 3rd, 2015. His death shocked the students of Loy Norrix and the surrounding community. The...

Knight Life Brings Back 14 Awards at the 2015 MIPA State Competition

Knight Life Brings Back 14 Awards at the 2015 MIPA State Competition

luisjuarez8

April 30, 2015

Once a year student journalists come together for a competition held through the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA) in Lansing. Student reporters compete for Individual awards for their outstanding achievements. 4,464 entries from schools everywhere in Michigan were sent to get evalua...

Juniors React to the ACT

Juniors React to the ACT

March 9, 2015

          By Katie Srodes and Rachel Wheat http://www.schooltube.com/video/04f6961dd4674360951b/Juniors%20React%20to%20the%20ACT Juniors are interviewed about their ACT experience this past week....

Juniors Prepare for the ACT

Juniors Prepare for the ACT

katiesrodes

March 2, 2015

March 3rd, 2015 is the day the juniors of Loy Norrix and all across the state take the ACT. The "American College Test" is a standardized achievement test that assesses students' knowledge of English, Mathematics, Reading and Science, along with an additional Writing portion. Juniors prepare for the...

MME Week Schedule

tatianaberquist

March 3, 2014

The Michigan Merit Exam (MME) is a graduation requirement for all KPS students. All students are required to take it during their junior year. This testing may lead to confusion about the school schedule for all other non-11th grade students. Below is the official schedule during the three days of testing:   Test...

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