New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis

New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis
October 27, 2020

Mrs. Lewis is one of the latest additions to the ever-evolving business department of Ames High, and considering the variety of courses she teaches, there’s a good chance many students will end up in...

Ames High’s Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine

Ames High's Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine
October 22, 2020

Mrs. Heine is the latest math teacher at Ames High, currently teaching Algebra I and Advanced Algebra II. Yet, teaching at Ames High is far from a new experience for her.  “I actually taught at Ames...

Camara on Covid

Senior E'mma Camara
October 14, 2020

At the beginning of March, we were all getting ready for a spring break that was desperately needed. Little did we all know that spring break would be extended for longer than we wished. Juniors missed...

Electric, Erick Rivera

Smiling Erick posing for picture day.
March 3, 2020

Don’t just stand there, bust a move! Everyone can dance when it comes to a party, but not everyone can do it while being competitively judged. Some may say that dance is not a real sport, however, it...

Sam Johnson: Ames High’s (Irish) Dancing Queen

Sam at an Irish dancing competition.
February 25, 2020

Precision. Fluidity. Large hair. The mysteries and secrets of Irish dancing are held within unassuming senior Sam Johnson. Already an accomplished and active student, you could find Sam planning Dance...

Music Man Avery Suza

Photo Provided by Avery Suza
December 16, 2019

As high school students, we spend hours procrastinating. One thing we all struggle with is time management, with all the schoolwork, extracurriculars and the pressure of having a social life makes it even...

Radiant Rowan Daniels

Radiant Rowan Daniels
December 15, 2019

Keyboard keys racing as a harmonious sound escapes from a choir practice room. The familiar, recognizable sound of the Amélie theme song brightens the bleak fluorescent lighting in the small brick room....

Jeremy’s Joyful Journey through life

Jeremy's Joyful Journey through life
October 25, 2019

Imagine you’ve had a terrible day at school. You’re walking down the stairs with a heavy backpack causing your shoulders to ache with pain. Every step you take is dragging you to the floor and the...

A Winning Overachiever

Leslie showing her prize she won during the National History Day Nationals. Picture taken by Kijune Kim.
October 25, 2019

Being the smartest person in the room isn't impossible. It takes effort, commitment and much concentration on the things you are devoted to. A lot of people accomplish this in many ways than one, whether...

The Lone Kid Behind Lonewolf

The Lone Kid Behind Lonewolf
October 25, 2019

In some ways, senior Bjorn Iverson is similar to many other Ames High students. He is a member of quiz bowl and marching band, and he enjoys being a part of a team. If you know him, he is most definitely...

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