New hall pass system enacted to increase security and accountability

Lizzy Kunze, Rampage Staff Repoerter

February 12, 2020

Southeast Polk High School is coming into 2020 with new rules and regulations. Students are now required to have a hall pass when in the hallway during class time. There are many reasons as to why this change occurred, like safety conc...

Personal Finance now a graduation requirement

Maddy Streepy, Rampage News Editor

February 12, 2020

Personal Finance (formerly Money Management) is now a required class to graduate high school in the state of Iowa. Juniors who have not yet taken the class may be scrambling to figure out their schedules for next school year. ...

Students gain experience through job training

Sadie McKinney, Design Editor

January 24, 2020

Students have opportunities to get an apprenticeship or job shadow a career that they are interested in. Apprenticeships and job shadowing are good ways for students to see what career paths they want to take. An apprenticeship is...

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 ...

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November 4, 2019

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