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...

Guys and Dolls Coming Soon

Abby VanHorn, Rampage Feature Editor

October 28, 2019

On November 15, 16 and 17 Southeast Polk High School will be putting on the annual fall musical. This year’s musical is Guys and Dolls. The musical’s director is Choir Teacher Jamie Logan. “This Broadway musical tells the overlapping...

The Harbor is the Southeast Polk High School alternative school.  Students attending it enter through this door each day.  Alyssa Williams photo.

Inside the Harbor

October 25, 2019

Why Should Students Care About Politics?

Abby VanHorn, Rampage Feature Editor

October 24, 2019

With presidential elections approaching in 2020 and having one of the most controversial presidents in US history currently in office, it seems like all the news these days are issues pertaining to politics. High school students...

Tricks Are Not For Kids!

Cayden Johnson, Rampage Opinion Editor

October 24, 2019

In Altoona and Pleasant Hill, Beggars’ Night is held every year on October 30. Beggars’ Night was always a night I looked forward to. Nothing is better than free candy. I also love showing off my costume to all of my fri...

Trick-or-treating has been a hot topic among many people because of the age limit. Madison Duong photo.

Trick-or-Treat Troubles

October 24, 2019

Netflix Is a Lifestyle

Madelyn Northway, Rampage Staff Reporter

October 24, 2019

Netflix is a streaming service that allows millions of people to stream their favorite shows. Netflix has been around for 22 years, serving the people that want to watch their favorite shows and movies that were taken off tele...