The Implementation of ELL Classes

Fatima Al-Sammak, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities

2016 marked the first year that Lincoln Northeast adopted an ELL program. Previously, only two high schools offered ELL classes. But this new class has brought on lots of changes to the students’ lives. And for those of you who don’t know, ELL classes, which stands for English Language Learners, ...

Young April: Follow Up

Young April: Follow Up

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, A&E, Activities, Featured

Tuesday October 11, was the opening night of Northeast High School's fall play Young April. This was the 75th anniversary of the first play ever performed at Northeast. Anyone who was there can tell you that there was not a dull moment throughout the entire play. Junior Madison Klutts, who played Mrs...

Government And Politics Class

Government And Politics Class

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities

Government and Politics is a class that is what it suggests in the name of it. It is a graduation requirement for all seniors. “All graduating students, typically seniors have GoPo (Government and Politics) as a graduation requirement” Mr.Brooks, a government and politics teacher at Lincoln Northeast sa...

Purple as an additional color for Northeast

Purple as an additional color for Northeast

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Featured, Op-Ed

“When Northeast was established, three communities came together-- Bethany, Havelock, and UNI Place. When those three communities came together, they needed to decide what the school colors were going to be, but they didn’t come to a decision. So when they started, they said, ‘We’re just goi...

Volleyball at LNE

Volleyball at LNE

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities

Working together is the best thing for a team to do. At Lincoln Northeast the volleyball players work together to get the big W. Coming together is the just the beginning for these girls. From the time that they place their shoes on that gym floor to the time they leave to go home they are always a t...

Northeast Cheerleading and Strutters

Northeast Cheerleading and Strutters

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities

At a varsity football game with your friends, you usually only see the game and the players. But, there are other essential individuals involved in the game. The students cheering on the sideline the whole game and the dancers who perform during the halftime show. In the past year, Northeast High Scho...

Language Classes in High School

Language Classes in High School

October 28, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Faces

Language can be used as both barriers and bridges. In the European,not so distant history language was a barrier. The language barrier between the Native Americans and Europeans caused a mass genocide. This genocide could have been avoided if the two groups of people could have communicated. Language al...

Standardized Tests: Are they an accurate measurement?

Standardized Tests: Are they an accurate measurement?

October 26, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Featured

Studying for a test is crucial for being successful. Tests represent how much a student knows. Standardized testing makes it so that the test is the same level of difficulty for every student. This allows anyone to take the test and represents how much they have learned. But how effective are these te...

AFJROTC Impact on Students and the Community

AFJROTC Impact on Students and the Community

October 12, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Featured

There is no doubt about the impact Northeast's AFJROTC program has made on students and the community they’re in. There is so much to learn and be apart of here in the class. Sometimes JROTC is even considered more than just a class; it gives cadets of every kind a chance to learn life and leadership s...

The History of Homecoming

The History of Homecoming

October 4, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Featured

We all know of homecoming. The dance and the football game at the beginning of the year to start the semester off right?  But does anyone know why we have a homecoming, where it originated from? It couldn’t have just randomly began, so where and when did this strange tradition begin? It has been debated on wh...

Northeast softball

Northeast softball

September 20, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities

This year’s girls softball teams are very young teams. ‘‘Varsity youth will make a lot of bumps in the road for them this season with a start of 2-8’’ said Coach Kari Amen. They have plenty of games left to build up their record.All three varsity, jv, and reserve have had really hard practices...

Fall Play, Young April

Fall Play, Young April

September 20, 2016


Filed under 2016-2017, Activities, Featured

The Lincoln Northeast drama department is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the first play ever performed at Lincoln Northeast, Young April. Bruce Chapman and the actors in the play are hard at work rehearsing for the play and are very excited for performances to start. The actors practice after sc...

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