The WEB

iQuiz

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

April 5, 2016

As we begin to enter the month of April and the school year begins to wind down, one of the more exciting competitions at Ames High is just getting started. The iQuiz season is a competition between Ames High students, to find the ultimate “whiz-kids” at Ames High. The competition pits two teams ...

Trying Out for Varsity Soccer

soccer ball

Jill Zmolek, Reporter

April 5, 2016

There is something beautiful about walking the halls of Ames High in late March. The birds aren’t singing yet, but it’s the only time one can look at their peers and know whether or not they are trying out for soccer. Those who are, bless them, can be distinguished by the zombie shuffle of their ...

Yoga and Stretching Club

Yoga and Stretching Club

Hayley Martens, Social Media Editor

April 1, 2016

There are many clubs at Ames High, from gardening to volunteering and feminism to business. But, there is a new club taking Ames High by storm, Yoga and Stretching Club. This club is relaxed and fun way to limber up and meet some new friends. This club started the week after spring break and meets every We...

A Multitude of Madi’s

A Multitude of Madi's

Madi Franco

March 31, 2016

My name is my identity. It’s the name that I write on every paper, the name that drives social connections, and the name that I’m stuck with for the rest of my life. I’m my own person. I have my own quirky character traits, my own dreams and aspirations, and my own personality. I am Madi, a uniq...

Tenfrat and the return of girls tennis

Tenfrat and the return of girls tennis

Shelby Reeves, Lifestyle Editor

March 11, 2016

For twenty four girls, spring marks not just a change in the seasons, but a change of pace. As spring break comes to a close, the tennis courts open their gates to prospective girls tennis players. Those privy to the inner workings of the team may be familiar with “Tenfrat”, an unofficial, underground orga...

Hunger Banquet

Achala Thippeswamy, Reporter

March 11, 2016

Every year, SHEPH hosts the Hunger Banquet in order to raise money for those helpful volunteers travelling to Uganda to help the less fortunate. SHEPH is a club for students at Ames High to help end poverty and hunger throughout the world. The Hunger Banquet raises awareness to issues in developing countri...

Reality of high school relationships

Reality of high school relationships

Sabrina Lang, Reporter

March 7, 2016

Relationships in high school are definitely a tricky topic. I, myself, have been happily in a relationship for the past two and a half years. A lot of times I get “Awh, you and your boyfriend are so cute.” Honestly, it kind of frustrates me. I know it shouldn’t and I shouldn’t take it personally,...

Let’s just not

Let's just not

Sabrina Lang, Reporter

March 7, 2016

I’m insanely disappointed in Ames High students. I witnessed all the feedback from Joel and Shelby’s articles from last month’s edition of the WEB. There were people calling them out on twitter and instagram. On instagram, Joel’s article was accused of attacking the prom committee. Which is...

Anime Club

Anime Club

McKenzie Reimer, Academics & Arts Editor

March 7, 2016

Deep in the halls of Ames High, is a place. A place so magical, it can only be described as sugoi (the Japanese word for "cool"). I think you all know what place I’m talking about. Yes, I am talking about the one, the only, Anime club. Anime club was founded last year, by now sophomores Derrick...

Coffee House

Tracie-Lynn Lamoreux, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Coffee house is coming up February 12th and without it students wouldn’t be able to make it through this awkward time period between winter break and spring break. Coffee house was originally in the multi purpose room, but was eventually moved to the media center. With the coffee house gaining the we...