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Junior Helen Shen stretches into a pose used in Dai dancing on Nov. 4.

Dancers at Inglemoor

Sarah Krug (she/her) and Siqi Li (she/her) December 7, 2022

Irish dance Sophomore Kaylie Fordham (she/her) has been Irish dancing for 13 years. Fordham said the Irish dancing community is strong, and it makes her feel more connected to her heritage and her Irish...

Amanda Ellis, Gage Hopkins, Jordan Chong and Zaldy Rogero have boarded the Viking ship.

All aboard the Viking ship: new teachers on deck

Amanda Ellis After earning her bachelor’s degree from the University of British Columbia, Amanda Ellis (she/her) started out as a dietician before switching careers during the pandemic. Now, after getting...

Sophomore Lauren Vesely opens up TikTok to de-stress after a long Monday on Nov. 10. “TikTok is fun because there’s always something new to learn on it,” she said.

The dangers of misinformation on TikTok

Weiju Wang (he/him) and Emelia Mason (she/her) December 5, 2022

According to a study by the Pew Research Center, as of 2022, more than two-thirds of Americans ages 13-17 use TikTok, making it the second most popular platform among teenagers behind YouTube. TikTok promotes...

Juniors Brian Alcaraz and Theo Groshong tackle Mariner High School’s running back on Nov. 4.

Football runs a marathon, not a sprint

Jackie Su (she/her), Co-Editor-in-Chief December 3, 2022

Last year, the football program decided to switch from Kingco 4A to an independent schedule starting in the 2022 season. This new schedule consisted of opponent teams mostly from the 3A standing. This...

Best Dressed: Fashion Forward Faculty

Best Dressed: Fashion Forward Faculty

Monaghan IB history teacher Amy Monaghan (she/her) never disappoints with her simple yet classic outfits paired with distinctive silver jewelry. Monaghan’s top two brands are J. Crew and Madewell, but...

Where’s the water: the effects of inaccessible fountains

Where’s the water: the effects of inaccessible fountains

Last year, Northshore School District directed its schools to shut down their water fountains to prevent the spread of COVID. Instead, they paid for and installed water jugs, so students would have water....

The climbing cost of college

The climbing cost of college

Kath Shelden (fae/they) and Ons Chaieb (she/her) November 18, 2022

As the cost of college tuition rises, high schoolers are looking for ways to offset it. Whether they’re planning to work through college, apply for financial aid and scholarships, take out private loans...

Adam Levine and y/n 4EVA!!!

Loving Levine: a story of romance

I woke up at 8 a.m. for school. I was so tired. I hate school, but I just love reading because I’m a nerd. I’m just not like any of the other girls who like pink and dresses. I threw my chocolate brown...

Editorial: flaws in the health curriculum

Editorial: flaws in the health curriculum

November 18, 2022

Inglemoor’s health curriculum covers a wide variety of topics: health foundations, sex education, nutrition, mental health, alcohol, drugs, tobacco, vaping, self-esteem and stress. But the curriculum...

The teachers lounge in all its glory

Cheeky I-SEE

Boden Little (he/him) and Mya Vo (she/her) November 18, 2022

Welcome to the teachers lounge! A haven for teachers to relax after having their sanity eroded by obnoxious children. Only teachers are allowed to visit this magical place, but we here at Cheeky have infiltrated...

Breaking the silence: Teen Dating Violence

Breaking the silence: Teen Dating Violence

Defining Teen Dating Violence In a recent Nordic News student survey regarding Intimate Partner Violence, 10.7% of 88 respondents said they are survivors of emotional domestic abuse in a romantic relationship,...

Point/counterpoint: The Pledge of Allegiance, to sit or to stand?

Point/counterpoint: The Pledge of Allegiance, to sit or to stand?

Point: Stand up When the Pledge of Allegiance is recited during morning announcements, the voice from the speaker is largely ignored. In many classrooms around the school, students remain seated while...

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