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NHS Welcomes New Members

Maddie Nolan, Editor

June 5, 2019

  On Friday, May 10, National Honor Society hosted their annual induction night for incoming members and members renewing their vows. The ceremony was led by Principal Brian Orkis, NHS President Madalyn Nolan, and NHS sponsors...

Dancing With the Panthers Raises Money for Cancer

Skye Isenblatter, Reporter

May 29, 2019

For Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) teacher, Sarah Novak, nothing is more important in her career than Dancing with the Panthers, an event to raise money for the Northwest Indiana Cancer Kids (NICK) Foundation. This year, Grif...

Band and Choir Perform Final Concerts of the Year

Connor Crafton, Reporter

May 23, 2019

In the auditorium, the Griffith Choir Department and Griffith High School and Middle School bands performed their final concerts of the year on Wednesday, May 1st and Wednesday, May 15th respectively, both at 7 PM. The e...

Red For Ed Advocates for Public Education Funding

Samantha Ruiz, Reporter

May 16, 2019

 “Red For Ed” is a movement that is made to educate others on the importance of funding public education. There is a lack of public school funding, schools either do not have money to provide classroom materials or the class...

Academic Super Bowl Teams Give Griffith a Name

Meghan Braddy, Reporter

April 24, 2019

On April 16, 2019, GHS was one of fourteen different schools from Northwest Indiana that competed at the Indiana Academic Super Bowl Senior Division competition held at Merrillville High School. The theme of this year’s competition...

Annual Wheelchair Basketball Game Brings Inclusiveness

Samantha Ruiz, Reporter

April 24, 2019

On Thursday, April 4th, 2019, Griffith High School held their annual wheelchair basketball game in the main gym. In quarter one, the boys’ basketball team, consisting of seniors Joenathan King, Mikey Kantor, Craig Gordon, Josi...

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