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Breaking down the walls: a demolition or work in progress?

Breaking down the walls: a demolition or work in progress?

Mia Tavares, Reporter

October 31, 2019

    Breaking Down the Walls is a phenomenal program that works to create a united student body by removing biases. The slow buildup to emotionally taxing subjects creates a safe space where students can “break down the walls” and connect with other students they wouldn’t have o...

Lime Scooters to connect the urban world

Lime Scooters to connect the urban world

Sofia Leotta, Reporter

October 25, 2019

Scattered across the streets of Bothell are Lime Scooters: a form of micro-mobility that combines digital technology with physical convenience, providing urban communities with an accessible form of transportation.  The electrically-powered scooters can be tracked and unlocked through the Lime mobile app. Lime...

Sports waiver restricts access to varsity

Sports waiver restricts access to varsity

Caden Pavlovski, Reporter

October 25, 2019

Many transfer students who come to Inglemoor play a sport for their own personal reasons. There is an underlying expectation in our society to maintain fairness, including equity in our sports environment. The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) was formed to create equitable...

editorial: tech dependency

editorial: tech dependency

Miles Gelatt, News Editor

October 25, 2019

  On Sep. 20, a significant cyberattack on the Northshore School District servers left most school systems non-operational. Suddenly, it became much harder for students to track their progress or complete assignments they would need for the year. This attack caused setbacks in a lot of academic w...

Editorial: Open campus

Editorial: Open campus

May 15, 2019

For many high school students, school is a major source of stress. School brings to light many known pressures: academic success, having a social life, extracurriculars, jobs and the looming question of what life will look like outside of high school. On top of it all, students’ school days can star...

Who should regulate over-the-counter medication?

Who should regulate over-the-counter medication?

Stephanie Dossett and Margaret He

May 14, 2019

The students by Stephanie Dossett From ibuprofen for migraines to allergy medicine for a stuffy nose, there are a variety of over-the-counter medications that students may need during the school day. According to district policy, all medications, prescription or not, must be kept in the nurse’s ...

Promposals have become too extravagant

Promposals have become too extravagant

Kaitlin Angeles, Reporter

May 3, 2019

Prom has earned its spot as one of the most monumental events during a student’s high school career. However, the reason behind its significance has shifted from an evening of celebration with friends to the recent trends of “promposals.” Many people only acknowledge the glamoured surface of th...

Editorial: the importance of study abroad opportunities

Editorial: the importance of study abroad opportunities

April 21, 2019

For those studying a language, the importance of practice and immersion is well known as a way to better synthesize information and apply it on the fly. Outside of the classroom, however, students who don’t speak the language at home rarely have a chance to practice with others. This is why study ...

A healthy life is a basic right

A healthy life is a basic right

Stephanie Dossett and Miles Gelatt

April 12, 2019

Everyone has a basic right to live in a healthy environment, and those who refuse to get vaccines do not show consideration of those rights, or the health and well-being of the people around them. Disease outbreaks are one of the largest health problems facing us today. But when an outbreak does...

Point/Counterpoint: Climate strikes

Point/Counterpoint: Climate strikes

Aditi Jain and Audri Saulters

April 4, 2019

We need to put consistent pressure on the government for policy changes by Aditi Jain The recent debate for climate change is about finding the most efficient approach to solve the problem. To protest government action, some students plan to skip school every Friday to partake in a climate strike, whos...

Editorial: English classes overlook underprivileged perspectives

Editorial: English classes overlook underprivileged perspectives

March 31, 2019

“The Crucible,” “Of Mice and Men” and “Macbeth:” these are the classics many of us will eventually read in our English classes. The timeless themes of these books are so enriching that even today, teachers nationwide believe we can extract our own lessons about life and literature from them....

Op-Ed: redesigning for club time

Op-Ed: redesigning for club time

March 7, 2019

This Op-Ed is an opinion page written by members of the community acting in a role unaffiliated with Nordic News.

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