Nordic News

  • Viking Quest every Tuesday beginning Oct. 2 after school in Room 925

  • Juniors, sophomores and freshmen take the PSAT on Oct. 10

  • College Info Night on Oct. 11 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Little Theatre

  • Picture retakes on Oct. 12 from 8 to 12 p.m. in the multipurpose room

  • Senior Parent Night on Oct. 17 at 7:00 p.m. in the gym

Student hit by car in early morning

Student hit by car in early morning

Cami Brix and Rachel Lawson

October 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Junior Nathan Loutsis was hit by a car this morning at around 6:30 a.m. when he attempted to cross at the southeast crosswalk on the corner of NE 157th St and Simonds Way. Loutsis reported that he suffered minor injuries, and he expects to return to school tomorrow. According to a Facebook post by the ...

Letter to the editor: dinosaur cheeky nuggets?

Letter to the editor: dinosaur cheeky nuggets?

Audri Saulters and Sonya Sheptunov

October 17, 2018


Filed under Cheeky, Showcase

Letter to the editor, While I understand that a letter to the editor has certain conventions, I will absolutely disregard them for the sake of this response. The paper is intended to address the lives and needs of the students. Students always complain about being unhappy or stressed. I have a si...

Girls soccer presses on looking toward state

Girls soccer presses on looking toward state

Caden Frank, Sports Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall, Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports

With the soccer season in full swing, the Lady Viks hold a record of 3-2-3, putting them in a fourth place tie with the Redmond Mustangs. According to head coach Kent Nelke, the team has already made vast improvements to get to that point. “We’ve come a long way since the beginning, but we a...

Slideshow: Vikings come home with victory against North Creek

Slideshow: Vikings come home with victory against North Creek

Ryan Brownell and Caden Frank

September 30, 2018


Filed under Fall, Football, Showcase, Sports

On Sept. 28 at Pop Keeney Stadium, the Vikings won the homecoming game 21-12 against the North Creek Jaguars. See some highlights of the game by clicking through the slideshow.

Point/Counterpoint: Unweighted vs. Weighted GPA

Point/Counterpoint: Unweighted vs. Weighted GPA

Nicole Turtle and Evelyn Yang

September 27, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Point/Counterpoint, Showcase

A grade point average (GPA) summarizes a student’s academic performance by assigning each class grade to a numerical value (A = 4.0, B = 3.0, etc.) and taking the average of the point total. Some schools, including Inglemoor, use an unweighted grading scale, meaning that the points for a specific gra...

“I want to survive.”

“I want to survive.”

Aditi Jain, Feature Editor

September 23, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

“I kept telling myself, I’m going to beat this,” he said. English and new Drama teacher Kevin Bliss took an 18 foot fall headfirst off of an orchid ladder in July of 2017. He spent two and a half weeks in urgent care and two months in a complacent home.   According to him, his doctors s...

Administration and ASB roll out three new club policies

Administration and ASB roll out three new club policies

Rachel Lawson, Managing/News Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This year, administration and ASB are implementing multiple new club-related policies. The three changes include: the “Black and Gold” club schedule, the procedure of obtaining club passes and the requirement for all posters to be approved by ASB coordinator Elizabeth Kowalski. “Black and Gold” club sche...

Inglemoor Football starts 2-0 for the first time since 2010

Inglemoor Football starts 2-0 for the first time since 2010

Caden Frank, Sports Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Football, Showcase, Sports

Coming off of a 1-9 record in the 2017 season, the Vikings had a lot of improving to do headed into the new season. Led by head coach Steve Hannan, the team had begun their season long before their first game. “Every Sunday, we were in Seattle playing in 7 on 7 tournaments. I think those tourna...

Link Day 2018

Link Day 2018

Shannon Hong, Web Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Video

On Sept. 5, incoming freshmen were welcomed to Inglemoor on Link Day, which takes place at the beginning of every school year in order to ease the transition from middle school to high school. Link Crew leaders and staff members guided the Inglemoor newcomers by involving them in activities and taking...

Slideshow: Vikings claim first win against Meadowdale

Slideshow: Vikings claim first win against Meadowdale

Ryan Brownell and Oliver Hopcroft

September 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

On Aug. 30 at Pop Keeney Stadium, the Vikings overcame past losses and won the first football game of the season 29-28 against the Meadowdale Mavericks. See some highlights of the game by clicking through the slideshow.

Own goal vaults Sounders above the red line on the race for playoff contention

Own goal vaults Sounders above the red line on the race for playoff contention

Monserrat Villaseñor, Reporter

August 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Note from the reporter: New to the Nordic staff, I will be a senior this upcoming year. A little bit about me is that I am an ultimate soccer nerd (or fútbol as I prefer to call it). Inspired by my love of the sport, this is the recap of arguably the largest rivalry match in the Pacific Northwest, a C...

Band prepares to march into a new season

Band prepares to march into a new season

Shannon Hong, Web Editor-in-Chief

August 20, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Whether the event is a spirit assembly or a halftime show at a football game, marching band strives to give a dynamic performance that gets spectators on their feet. However, marching in perfect sync, playing music from memory and performing as a large unit doesn’t come without preparation. Band council...

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