North Penn’s JROTC program has strong finish to school year

LANSDALE – Members of the North Penn School District (NPSD) Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) Unit have shared countless exciting and triumphant experiences throughout... Read more »

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Schulze nets 100th goal to cap off NP career

Siena Catanzaro, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN - Only the most elite can win 100 wrestling matches, score 1,000 points, win and score 100 goals. Many high school athletes attempt to accomplish this impressive...  Read More »

May 15, 2015 • 0 comments

Jazz Ensemble, Academic Decathlon, and writing awards highlight school board proclamations

Taylor Young, Staff Writer

LANSDALE- The NPSD Board of School Directors met on May 21st, 2015 and began their meeting with an abundance of student proclamations from a variety of academic standpoints. Mr....  Read More »

May 22, 2015 • 0 comments

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“Titanic: The Musical” sure to sail into audience’s hearts

“Titanic: The Musical” sure to sail into audience’s hearts

Siena Catanzaro, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN-- 102 years ago, the legendary Titanic sank, leaving a mark in the history books and in our hearts. Since that fateful night, extensive literature and films...  Read More »

May 2, 2015 • 0 comments

File Photo:  NPHS student government elections are coming up, and a full slate of candidates is ready to hit the campaign trail.

Election Season: Meet the 2015-2016 SGA officer candidates

April 23, 2015

North Penn High School's Spring musical, Titanic, opens on April 30 at 7:30 andhas showings on May 1 and 2 at 7:30 PM and May 3 at 2:00 PM.

Titanic the Musical sure to rock the boat at North Penn High School

April 16, 2015

Guest Soloist John Swana performs with the North Penn High School Navy Jazz Band on the annual Knight of Jazz.

Swing, funk, and solo talent impress audiences at annual Knight of Jazz

April 16, 2015

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Shirley chimes in on french fries, sweatpants, and more

Knight Crier

  Dear Shirley: Every day, I can’t decide whether I should buy a school lunch or bring a lunch from home. While it’s certainly cheaper and healthier...  Read More »

January 6, 2015 • 0 comments

Ask Shirley (3)

ASK SHIRLEY – The KC introduces its new “advice” column

October 23, 2014

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With summer on the horizon, Abby shows you how to master the festival look

With summer on the horizon, Abby shows you how to master the festival look

Abby Mohr, Staff Writer

With Coachella having wrapped up only a few weeks ago, it's official: festival season has begun. More and more, music, arts, and film festivals alike have become a living...  Read More »

May 8, 2015 • 0 comments

In this Feb. 13, 2015 file photo, Mo'ne Davis attends the 2015 Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Disney Channel says development is under way on the biographical film, titled "Throw Like Mo." It will tell the story of this 13-year-old sensation who last summer made history as the first girl to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series.  (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)

Mo’ne Davis’s venture into the fashion world is sure to be a home run

April 8, 2015

This tailored pin-striped pantsuit worn with a collarless white silk blouse and matching white belt was part of Giorgio Armani's Spring-Summer fashion collection in Milan Sunday, October 6 1996. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

“Business casual” doesn’t have to mean boring: Abby’s guide to interview style

March 13, 2015

In this photo released by the University of Southern Mississippi, Tyleen Caffrey, a University of Southern Mississippi School of Social Work graduate student from Seminary, Miss., sorts through more than 100 prom dresses donated to the Student Association of Social Workers prom dress drive, Wednesday on the Hattiesburg, Miss., campus. Dresses are being donated from individuals, shops and organizations from around the state, and will be given to girls in foster care during the spring for prom season. A contest for a prom makeover also will be held for those who submit an essay about going to the prom. (AP Photo/University of Southern Mississippi, Steve Rouse)

Abby weighs in on prom season and how to find your perfect dress

March 3, 2015

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NPHS Teacher reflects on her experience with Titanic the Musical

Sue Cassel, NPHS English Teacher

I would like to express my appreciation to Andrea Roney for asking me to be a part of this very special production. I had never seen this particular musical, and I had no...  Read More »

May 5, 2015 • 0 comments


Five reasons we should appreciate teachers more

May 4, 2015

EDITORIAL: Sexual assaults should appear on college transfer students’ transcripts

April 20, 2015

A many-layered issue: The recent controversy over Rolling Stone's article about a gang rape on the UVA campus has ignited widespread discussion about exactly what went wrong in Rolling Stone's publication of an article that was subsequently retracted. The issue brings to light many of the pitfalls facing the 21st century world of digital media.

Journalism’s digital race to publish: Rolling Stone debacle puts 21st century media in crosshairs

April 9, 2015

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Un articulo sobre Senor Alejandro Vidal

Un articulo sobre Senor Alejandro Vidal

Taylor Young, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN - For Señor Alejandro Vidal, teacher at NPHS, Spanish not only means culture and tradition, but also happiness and life. After being born and raised in Colombia...  Read More »

May 15, 2015 • 1 comment

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Throwback Thursday: What did 90’s kids do without Chipotle?

Throwback Thursday: What did 90’s kids do without Chipotle?

Molly Dooling, Staff Writer

Every week, students and faculty alike long for Friday at 2:12 pm when the last school bell rings, initiating the start of a relaxing weekend. Students can’t wait to be...  Read More »

May 21, 2015 • 0 comments

TBT after school

Throwback Thursday: The after school exodus, 1997

May 14, 2015

NPHS Odyssey of the Mind team poses with the Pennsylvania wizard after winning first place at State Finals in Berwick, Pennsylvania.

Pictured (left to right): back - Max Ives (Senior), Kevin Chen (senior), Robert Gaibler (Senior), Madison Wiernusz (Junior), Anthony Flores (Senior), Brenna Ryabin (Sophomore), Katie Harr (Freshman)
 front - Joanne Wiernusz (coach), Steve Ives (coach)

Outstanding Efforts: path to World Finals underway for NPHS Odyssey of the Mind team

May 12, 2015

In 1995, the North Penn High School chamber singers donned matching dresses as they showcased their vocal talents to the community.

Throwback Thursday: Fashion Flashback to 1995

May 8, 2015

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Top Ten Reasons why you chose your College

1. Good for your major 2. Cost (probability of living in a box after paying off student loans) 3. Scholarships (hooray for bribery) 4. Location (depending on how...  Read More »

April 29, 2015 • 0 comments

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