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2022 Valedictorians and Salutatorians
2022 Valedictorians and Salutatorians
Julia Maina, Editor-in-Chief • May 26, 2022

Valedictorians   JOSEPHINA CONWAY Josephina Conway will be attending The University of Notre Dame in South Bend, IN this fall semester. She plans to majoring in Pre-Professional, as well as competing for the ND fencing team. As an Adams...

Mr. Seitz & Chuck B
Senior Survey 2022
May 26, 2022

The entire Senior Class of 2022 was asked for their plans after high school and their two favorite teachers from JAHS. A Alyson Aguilar Morales Saint Mary’s College Mr. Marquez/Ms. Hoston   Frederica Aires Mr. Steele/Mr. Leatherman   Skylar...

Members of the Ukrainian Solidarity club advertising near the roadside.
Taking a Stand
Nika Anderson, Editor-in-Chief • May 25, 2022

The Ukrainian Solidarity club of John Adams High School hosted a sale event on Saturday, May 21. I was boundlessly grateful for having this opportunity to connect with the school before I graduate. In the morning, our group set up a rummage sale, baked...

Supreme Court Draft Leak
Supreme Court Draft Leak
Naomi Presler, Reporter • May 9, 2022

Overnight on May 2nd, a leaked draft opinion written by Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr., proposed the idea that the majority of the court voted to overturn Roe v. Wade Politico was the first news source to receive the leaked document that...

Like many other Ukrainians, my family members (featured in this photo) were forced to leave their homes.
Ukraine until the End
Nika Anderson, Editor-in-Chief • May 6, 2022

To help the world understand the current situation in Ukraine, I maintained contact with several of my closest Ukrainian relatives. I also was able to interview a family member who asked to be referred to as Igor. He lives in the Obolon district of Kyiv,...

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Lily Khan
Lily Khan
Lizzie Graff, Reporter • April 28, 2022

Lily Khan is excited to move on to a higher education. Over four years at Adams, Lily has made many fond memories and developed advice for her predecessors and peers. Throughout her high school career, Lily participated in the mock trial team “the Frends”. They have attended state every year since the formation of the team, and have achieved many awards throughout their time participating. Lily...

Grace Collins
Grace Collins
Marcelina Kukawska, Photographer/Reporter

Grace Collins - a senior, student athlete, and nature connoisseur, is on the path to graduate John Adams High School this June and start a new...

Nephtali Peñate
Nephtali Peñate
Marcelina Kukawska, Photographer/Reporter

Anyone who has ever spoken to or has been in close proximity to Nephtali Peñate is familiar with how effortlessly this senior can light up a...

Demetree & Demarian Jones
Demetree & Demarian Jones
Pike Temple, Sports Reporter

During their last 4 years at Adams, Demetree and Demarian Jones have been stellar student-athletes. They have played on the varsity football...

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A&E
My Prom Dress Journey
My Prom Dress Journey
Oriane Dancler, Reporter • May 6, 2022

Finding the perfect prom dress can always be difficult. Finding one last minute is even harder. I was not planning to go to prom. It did not...

Top 10 Oscar Red Carpet Looks
Top 10 Oscar Red Carpet Looks
Oriane Dancler, Reporter • April 21, 2022
WHO CARES?
WHO CARES?
Oriane Dancler and Pike Temple March 25, 2022
Co-Star, The Best Astrology App
Co-Star, The Best Astrology App
Marcelina Kukawska, Photographer/Reporter • March 25, 2022
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