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FBLA supports March of Dimes with Miracle Moment

FBLA supports March of Dimes with Miracle Moment

Tea Goodmanson

April 15, 2020

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) hosted their third annual March of Dimes Miracle Moment on Friday, Nov. 22nd.  The goal of this fundraiser is to create funds for the March of Dimes during prematurity awareness month. The March of Dimes is an organization that is working to prevent birth...

Students test drive courses for 2020-21 school year

Students test drive courses for 2020-21 school year

Nina Donovan

April 13, 2020

This year at Pewaukee High School, there has been an additional step created for the course selection of the 2020-2021 school year. During this process students, grades 9-12, were able to “test drive” courses of their choice during resource. “We were basically trying out electives or core classes t...

PHS Puts and End to Winter Ball

Brianna McLaughlin, Writer

January 8, 2020

Jungle theme, and out of this world the year before... But this year there is no winter ball? Many students were wondering why the staff of PHS decided to get rid of winter ball. “The lack of participating students that went to the winter ball is why we got rid of it. Last year we only had about 75 ...

Pewaukee School History: Violence

Zoe Kohler, Writer

January 8, 2020

Wednesday, December 3, 2019, was unlike any other day. Kids poured in the doors, laughter filled the halls, the school was filled with sleep deprived students and exhausted teachers yet to drink their morning coffee. But, something was out of place. Police officers were everywhere. In the halls, class...

The Hook releases its first print issue

The premiere issue of The Hook was distributed to the PHS student body on Monday, June 4.

June 1, 2018

The Pewaukee High School Introduction to Journalism class launched the premiere issue of a student-created publication, The Hook. The study body received a copy of this "summer issue" publication on Monday, June 4. The Introduction to Journalism class spent a semester undergoing journalistic training,...

Journalism bids farewell to contributing seniors

Emily Kading, Photographer/Staff

June 1, 2018

“Days go by slow, years go by fast.” That phrase could not be more true for the seniors in this 2018 graduating class. Transitioning to a college lifestyle from a high school lifestyle, Pewaukee High School’s senior with a severe case of "senioritis,” Olivia Michels-Kehring states that she is “so ready...

Mr. VanHulle becomes PSD’s Director of Learning and Leadership

Mr. VanHulle has been the principal at Pewaukee High School for the past 21 years.

Alison Zigler, Managing Editor

May 30, 2018

Pewaukee High School Principal Mr. VanHulle will move to the district office next school year to become the district’s Director of Learning and Leadership to further advance leadership development in the district by working directly with teachers and the new principals. VanHulle has been working at Pewaukee High S...

Supposedly extinct mammal “kangaroo rat” makes sudden reappearance

Supposedly extinct mammal “kangaroo rat” makes sudden reappearance

Mia Harris, Staff/Fact checker

May 29, 2018

30 years ago was named as the last time anyone had seen the kangaroo rat. Mexican authorities from the dry lands of Baja California, Mexico declared this animal extinct back in 1994, but were astounded when just recently the San Quintin kangaroo rats came out of the shadows and into biologists’ survey t...

The art department to go international this summer

The art department students that went on the 2015 Italy trip, standing inside of the Roman Colosseum.

Kristina Harms, Staff/Distribution

May 29, 2018

On June 11th, the Art Department will be embarking on a trip to Italy and will be returning on June 19th for a grand total of nine days. They will be visiting many places in Italy, including Venice, Florence, Rome, Pompeii and many more locations. “We are going to be walking a lot,” said Jeanne...

Students rock at rock for relay

Students rock at rock for relay

May 24, 2018

At 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 16, the students of music club, Pewaukee Live, came together for the concert event, Rock for Relay, renamed "Pewaukee Live," an amalgamation of all different styles and genres of live music. With performances ranging from Senior Chris Johnston rapping to guitar solos to Juni...

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