Dashiki Day

Dashiki Day

Italie Demore, Design Editor

March 15, 2019


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As we all know February is Black History Month. On Feb. 26, 2019, Cleveland Heights High celebrated Dashiki Day, meaning anyone in the building can wear a dashiki. Dashiki first originated in West Africa. The colors in the Dashikis all symbolize something. Red symbolizes death, blue signifies love, gre...

Signing Day 2019

Signing Day 2019

Tommy Pierce

March 15, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

 Signing day…….. the commencement of college and career week when Heights High seniors sign a binding national letter of intent for a collegiate sport with a school of their choice. A day to say “WE DID IT” as a collective body of excellent achievers. Another purpose of signing day is to al...

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Heaven Hayes, Advertising Editor

March 15, 2019


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Thinking as Queens… “As women, we have superpowers. We are sisters. We are healers. We are mothers. We are goddess warriors.”  Merle Dandridge Women are looked over and face many challenges in life and they are set aside often. On March 8th, women all over will celebrate a day made just ...

OMEA Solo and Ensemble Contest

OMEA Solo and Ensemble Contest

Hannah Teets, Co-Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Courses at Heights High, News

On Feb. 16, the Cleveland Heights High Vocal and Instrumental Music Departments traveled to Mayfield High School to compete in the OMEA  Solo and Ensemble Competition. OMEA Solo and Ensemble is a competition where various schools come together to play different musical pieces. Some students performed...

Celebration of Chinese New Year at Heights High

Celebration of Chinese New Year at Heights High

Abra Lisowski, Co-Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Courses at Heights High, News

For the last three years, the Chinese Department has held a Chinese New Year Celebration to celebrate the Chinese New Year and share its traditions with the students and family members of Cleveland Heights. Every year since 2017, the Chinese Department has held its Chinese New Year Celebration perfo...

State of Emergency

State of Emergency

Abra Lisowski, Co-Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under News

On February 15, 2019, President Trump declared a state of emergency to secure federal funding for his proposed border wall. Last month, we featured an article detailing the month-long government shutdown that occurred over conflict around allocating $5.7 billion in federal funds for a wall along the Unit...

Government Shutdown

Government Shutdown

Abra Lisowski, Co-Editor

February 15, 2019


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On Saturday, December 22, 2018, the United States government entered into what has now become the longest shutdown in U.S. history. This came after President Trump and the United States Congress could not agree on an appropriations bill for the 2019 fiscal year. The main conflict occurred surrounding t...

The 2019 Women’s March

The 2019 Women’s March

Hannah Teets, Co-Editor

February 14, 2019


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Despite the rocky weather, on Jan. 19, thousands of people all across the country gathered together in solidarity to protest for equal rights for women, as well as other pertinent issues that are prominent in today’s society. There was a main march located in Washington D.C., but many larger cities al...

Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House

Italie Demore, Design Editor

January 24, 2019


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  On Dec. 21, Cleveland Heights High School held a holiday open house. An open house typically happens at the beginning of the year, but this year they decided to spice it up by having one in December.   Jasha, who attended the event, said that it was a well-organized event and that she will a...

AP Government Takes on Columbus Statehouse

AP Government Takes on Columbus Statehouse

Abra Lisowski and Hannah Teets

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

On November 19, Mr. Wiggins’ AP Government students at Cleveland Heights High were able to tour the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus. During the visit, students were given a guided tour in which they learned the unique history of the Statehouse. They had a chance to explore the building in which legislati...

ACT and SAT Prep

ACT and SAT Prep

Hannah Teets, Co-Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

As the second semester of school is rapidly rolling in, so is testing season. In early March, Juniors will take the SAT (for free!) along with the ACT and SAT subject tests being available on certain dates. There are various resources offered online and by the school to prepare students for both the S...

Heights Holiday Shopping Experiences

Heights Holiday Shopping Experiences

Heaven Hayes, Advertising Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

As the holiday that everyone loves is approaching us, along with the chill of excitement to receive gifts as well as give them goes down our spine, there is a lot of preparation that goes into Christmas shopping. Erin Mims (Staff), Italie Demore (12th) and A’lyse Barner (Heights Alumni) all had different...

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