Cross country boys run towards state

Abbie Banyas, Rampage Arts + Culture Editor

November 4, 2019

The boys’ cross country team has been improving as the season has progressed. The team has been working toward their main goal to qualify and place well in the state meet. Boys’ cross country coach Pat Owens is excited ab...

Spooky, scary haunted houses to visit

Taylor Redenius, Yearbook Coverage Editor

November 4, 2019

Haunted houses can be exciting and fun or terrifying depending on the person. They are filled with people dressed in the most realistic and scary costumes. They are filled with spooky sounds and jump scares. Senior Hannah Nolan ...

VSCO Girls: What was once a photo editing app is now a lifestyle trend

Hannah Plummer, Rampage Editor-in-Chief

November 4, 2019

The term “VSCO girls” is taking over the internet. There are memes and TikTtoks being made everyday about what a “VSCO girl” is. People are using this term to describe the way girls these days are dressing, what they’r...

Students explore jazz genre

Lizzy Kunze, Rampage Staff Reporter

November 4, 2019

A lot of students don’t fully understand what jazz is and what kind of jazz classes Southeast Polk has to offer for students. The high school has three jazz bands: Jazz 1, 2 and 3. Senior Lucas Bernholtz plays trumpet for Jazz 1 and has ...

Coming to America

Coming to America

November 4, 2019

Standards-referenced grading takes a step forward

Lizzy Kunze, Rampage Staff Reporter

October 28, 2019

Standards-referenced grading is a new movement  being used in some classes this year that measures students’ progress toward meeting standards. Instead of using a traditional 100 point scale, the new system uses a 1 to 4 scale...

Photography classes build their own pinhole cameras

Abbie Banyas, Rampage Arts + Culture Editor

October 28, 2019

The photography class started their semester by making pinhole cameras. Art teacher Anne Otte has been teaching the class for 12 years and hopes this project will prepare students for the rest of the semester. “I want stu...

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