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Junior High Has Spirit!

Junior High Has Spirit!

October 23, 2019

Junior High gets ready for SPIRIT WEEK!

Bennett Krohne, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Junior High Spirit week will start on Tuesday, October 15, and end on Friday, October 18. On Monday, there will be no school due to Columbus Day. On Tuesday, it is Tie-Dye Day, and all the students are encouraged to wear their ti...

Student Council holds elections for membership

Jordyn Heckert, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

The elections for the new members on Student Council were held on Tuesday, August 27. The electors have been voted on and the ballets have been tallied. The new members were announced on Thursday, August 29. Starting with the el...

Making Memories in Springfield

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

It is a tradition in Okawville to go to Illinois’ state capitol your 8th grade year.  The class of 2023 went to Springfield on Friday, April 12th, 2019. Students left on the bus from the school at 6:45am.  Along with the stu...

Junior High Rocks Spirit Week

Macie Staley, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The junior high students had a fun week.  Spirit week was very good this year, because lots of kids dressed up.  Monday there was no school, but Tuesday was Twinning day, and lots of kids got their partners.  Some students...

Lady Rockets, Ready to Soar!

Jared Juenger

February 2, 2018

The Jr. High volleyball team is making their way through their season.  Both the players and coaches are very excited for this year’s season.  The girls are very talented this year and have a great chance at winning most ...

New Events In Winter Olympics

Dylan Clark

February 1, 2018

The Winter Olympics will begin on Friday, February 9th, and end on Sunday, February 25. The games this year will be held in Pyeongchang County, in South Korea. More than 2,800 athletes from over 85 countries will participate....

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