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The Pow Wow

IPad issues are forcing teachers to return to textbooks

Colin Mackenzie, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018

Filed under Features

Portage High School began integrating iPads into their schools’ class during 2015. Three years later, these same iPads are becoming less reliable than in years past, and some people are returning to an older, more traditional s...

The Pow Wow – Issue 4

February 22, 2018

Student in the Spotlight: Elijah Gauldin

Becca Rosado, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under Features

Elijah Gauldin is a senior and he also happens to be the faster runner in the state right now  for boys 60 meter sprints for the indoor track season. Gauldin is not only a track runner but he was also a on the varsity football ...

Havrilla wins spirit award at state DYW

Evan Gerike, Writer

March 5, 2017

Filed under Features, News

Senior Emma Havrilla spent a week in Kokomo, Indiana for the state Distinguished Young Woman competition and came away with the Spirit of DYW award. Havrilla participated in Portage’s version of Distinguished Young Woman last...

Portage High School Music Department Performs for 5th Graders

Becca Rosado, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017

Filed under Features

Central, Myers,  Aylesworth oh my! On Thursday January 26, 2017 these three schools, along with the rest of the elementary schools in the Portage Township School district, had an amazing opportunity. The Portage High School music d...

Holiday festivities in Chicago

Tori Henderson, Staff Writer

December 19, 2016

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Christkindlmarket European holiday market in Daley Plaza with German foods, handmade gifts, and traditional art. It will be open from Nov. 18 to Dec. 24. Find out more here. Millennium Park The McCormick Tribune Ice ...

Students In The Spotlight: Natasha Del Valle and Alex Magana

Becca Rosado, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016

Filed under Features

Portage High’s new club Rally, is a great way for students to come together to find themselves in Christ. Natasha Del Valle and Alex Magana are two out of three students that brought Rally to the halls of PHS. Rally was originally...

Teacher in the Spotlight: Maria Gross

Becca Rosado, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016

Filed under Features

World language teacher Maria Gross’ deep love for the German language and culture is what inspired her to become a teacher. This Gross’ first year teacher at Portage High School and sixth year of being a German teacher. Before...

Boys basketball welcomes new coach

Tori Henderson, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Features, Sports

The Indians Basketball teams will be saying hello to new faces this year, as the teams welcome new coaches at the start of the season. Brad Parks, a first-year fifth grade teacher at Central Elementary School, holds the position...

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