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New decor policy in West having impact on teachers, classrooms

KwaTashea Marfo, Staff Writer

August 25, 2018

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Gracie Hansen Teachers are struggling to make their classrooms a “safe place” that is both educational and comfortable for students because of a new room decor policy in effect this year. According to Dr. Sheryl Reinisch, Dean of the College of Education Concordia U...

Portage ends night school program

Ryan Purnick, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018

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Night school services will no longer be offered to students at Portage this year.   Instead, Technology Rich Individually Based Education, or TRIBE, will be available for students in need of additional help. TRIBE is offe...

Back On Top

Jessica Butz, Social Media Editor

April 13, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

         Winning a IHSAA state wrestling championship is a dream for every Portage wrestler. Senior Kris Rumph and junior Jake Moran won their first state championship this past February at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in I...

The Pow Wow – Issue 4

February 22, 2018

The Pow Wow – Issue 3

December 22, 2017

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December 12, 2017

Portage High School HOSA is hosting a blood drive

Jessica Butz, Social Media Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under News

Join Portage High School’s HOSA program and donate blood to the American Red Cross. Donating during the blood drive gives you the opportunity to participate in the American Red Cross scholarship program. The selected recipients...

Interact is hosting a Thanksgiving food drive

Jessica Butz, Social Media Editor

November 9, 2017

Filed under News

         Interact Club will be sponsoring a Thanksgiving food drive from now until November 15. They will be collecting anything that families enjoy during Thanksgiving dinner that is non perishable. Interact will t...

Portage temporarily pulls lettuce due to quality issues

Tori Henderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2017

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Any lunch items made with lettuce have been pulled from Portage Township Schools lunch menus temporarily due to issues surrounding the quality of the vegetable. According to Portage Township Schools Director of Food Services ...

The Pow Wow – Issue 1

October 18, 2017

Spanish teacher collects donations to help hurricane victims

Becca Rosado, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

Filed under News

Spanish teacher Brighitte Snemis is working with Portage staff and students to organize a water, battery and flashlight collection for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Snemis just recently helped the Hurricane Ha...

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