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Semifinals Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

Semifinals Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

March 29, 2020

The conclusion of round four of the first-ever NCHS' Favorite Teacher competition left only one teacher from each core content area. Mr. Dave Feeney from the English department defeated Mr. Brad Bovenkerk; Ms. Lori Endsley from the Math department took down Mr. Lance Bergmann; Mr. Jeff Christopherson of the Science department overcame Mr. Michael...

Round Four Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

Round Four Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

March 23, 2020

When round three of the first-ever NCHS' Favorite Teacher competition ended only 8 remained. In the English department, Mr. Dave Feeney secured the most votes; Ms. Lori Endsley led the Math department; Mr. Jeff Christopherson was the front runner in the Science department; Mr. Kelly Keogh held his spot atop the Social Studies department. View t...

Round Three Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

Round Three Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

March 20, 2020

When round two of the inaugural NCHS' Favorite Teacher competition closed, the pool was again cut in half - leaving only 4 teachers from each of the core departments standing. The matchup between Social Studies' Mr. Dave Witzig and Mr. Kevin Shackley ended in a tie. Round one votes were added to the teacher's round two scores as the tie-breake...

Round Two Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

Round Two Update: NCHS’ Favorite Teacher – March Madness

March 17, 2020

Round one of the inaugural NCHS' Favorite Teacher competition closed Monday at 5 p.m. When the digital-dust settled, half of the pool was eliminated, narrowing the field to 32 teachers. Five matchups were decided by a single vote, propelling Ms. Kaitlyn Baez, Ms. Christine Konopasek, Ms. Heather Gotschall, Ms. Christy Perez, and Mr. John Bergman...

NCHS’ Favorite Teacher: March Madness

NCHS’ Favorite Teacher: March Madness

March 13, 2020

With the cancelation of the NCAA March Madness tournament, fans should not be prevented from fulfilling their bracket-filling fix. While basketball might not be airing on CBS, the Inkspot’s Teachers of NCHS: March Madness bracket attempts to fill the void, pitting 64 teachers against each other from the school's core departments, in a bid to c...

Iron’s Got Talent: recap

Iron’s Got Talent: recap

March 11, 2020

Thirteen students took the auditorium stage at the annual Iron's Got Talent variety show on Tuesday, February 25 - hoping to be selected as the audience's favorite act. After auditioning for the Junior Class Board, 10 acts, including singers, dancers, comedians and impersonators were selected to perform. Ultimately, freshman Nelson Scott was voted...

Teachers in Training: Making a Mart-in the classroom

Teachers in Training: Making a Mart-in the classroom

February 26, 2020

This is the fourth in a line of columns that looks at the student teachers that are an integral part of the Ironmen experience.

Insightful incisions: peering into the Cadaver Lab

Insightful incisions: peering into the Cadaver Lab

Mantra Dave, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

35 bodies crowd into the back room of a LeRoy law office for their weekly Saturday morning meeting. Holding sharpened knives and bone saws, each person has a wide grin, eager to splatter their shiny new tools with blood and cartilage. Only 32 will leave the room alive. Well, technically, only 32 entered alive. Rather than reacting with shock or alarm, th...

Teachers in Training

Teachers in Training

January 30, 2020

Teachers in Training: Aske-ing the right questions

Teachers in Training: Aske-ing the right questions

January 23, 2020

This is the first in a line of weekly columns that takes a look at the student teachers that make up an integral part of the Ironmen experience.

NCHS Artists on self-portraits

NCHS Artists on self-portraits

January 4, 2020

NCHS Artists on self-portraitsQ & A with students in Drawing & Painting II and Advanced Studio Art

Language clubs host annual gingerbread house contest

Language clubs host annual gingerbread house contest

December 20, 2019

The annual gingerbread house building and decorating contest was held after school on Thursday, December 12, with students from the Spanish, German, and French clubs competing for the ultimate prize: a gingerbread man trophy. This event honors the European tradition of gingerbread house making which began during the 16th century while allowing students to enjoy a collaborative experience.

Madrigals host 19th annual dinner performances

Madrigals host 19th annual dinner performances

December 19, 2019

Madrigals host 19th annual dinner performances December 6 and 7, 2019

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