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NPHS welcomes Class of 2017 in annual orientation program

Becca Rosenblatt

April 17, 2014

TOWAMENCIN – The next three years will fly by faster than one can imagine, and today when the Class of 2017 enters the North Penn auditorium, that... READ MORE »»

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Apps for All: 2048

Becca Rosenblatt, Staff Writer

April 16, 2014

App crazes go in and out of fashion, like they did with Flappy Bird and Candy Crush not too long ago. The new game on the scene that everyone is racing... READ MORE »»

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Editorial: Holding them back: The new path for basketball prospects

Thomas Leffler, Staff Writer

April 11, 2014

Think of yourself as a middle or high school athlete. You put in your time in during the week, be with your teammates, perform in games, some adulation... READ MORE »»

Caption: High school senior Jahlil Okafor gets the advantage over rival team.

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North Penn Theatre holds first Applebee’s fundraiser

Becca Rosenblatt, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014

NORTH WALES – North Penn Theatre and Thespians held their first ever Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser with a twist – appearances by the iconic characters... READ MORE »»

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Knight Likes

Brianna Knowlton & Naomi Zulauf, Staff Writers

April 8, 2014

Knight Like- Georgia school’s first integrated prom Brianna Knowlton     All I can say is: it’s about time. Just this year, Wilcox County High... READ MORE »»

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Sports

Williamson leads Knights over Patriots during first varsity start

Ella Lundquist, Editor In Chief

TOWAMENCIN – Following a late inning loss Wednesday to Souderton and a victory over Quakertown Thursday, the North Penn Knights looked to beat the undefeated Central Bucks... read story

April 11, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

School stabbing renews calls for awareness

Kelsey Killion, Staff Writer

Well we can add one more to the count. Another example of school violence—a 16 year old sophomore from Murrysville, Pennsylvania went on a stabbing rampage at his high school,... read story

April 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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Student Life

North Penn Theatre holds first Applebee’s fundraiser

North Penn Theatre holds first Applebee’s fundraiser

Becca Rosenblatt, Staff Writer

NORTH WALES – North Penn Theatre and Thespians held their first ever Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser with a twist – appearances by the iconic characters from the spring... read story

April 8, 2014 • 0 comments

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Mr. Politics – Celso Leite credits upbringing for his love of politics

Mary Nguyen, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN – Everyone may be familiar with Celso Leite as the guy with the epic promprosal at Mr. North Penn. But behind those hazel eyes, Leite is much more than a... read story

April 2, 2014 • 0 comments

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News

Understanding the Ukrainian conflict

Tara Sorman, Staff Writer

The fact that Russia is entangled in an increasingly far-reaching crisis with Ukraine mere weeks after hosting the peace-promoting Olympic games is as ironic as it is worrisome.... read story

March 18, 2014 • 0 comments

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Features

2048

Apps for All: 2048

Becca Rosenblatt, Staff Writer

App crazes go in and out of fashion, like they did with Flappy Bird and Candy Crush not too long ago. The new game on the scene that everyone is racing to download is simple,... read story

April 16, 2014 • 0 comments

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NP Staff Columns

PUBLIC SCHOOL EDUCATION CLASHES WITH CHARTER LAWS: An English class at North Penn High School works through a piece of literature. Classroom funding is often considered at risk for a school district forced to fund charter school education.

EDITORIAL- Can charter schools impair North Penn public education?

Kevin Manero, North Penn High School- English Dept.

The views expressed in this column are the views of the author as an educator and taxpayer, and are not intended to be a reflection of the views of the North Penn School District.... read story

January 28, 2014 • 5 comments

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Entertainment

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame now has NP connection

Tara Sorman, Staff Writer

On April 10th, the Philadelphia duo Hall & Oates added an exalted position in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to their growing list of accolades. The induction has been... read story

April 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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Tech Times

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Engineering Academy student analyzes cutting edge swimwear

Michael Boyer, NPHS Technology and Engineering Education Department Teacher

TOWAMENCIN – What do scanning electron microscopes and competition swimwear have in common? In January, the Engineering Design and Development (Nanotechnology) course... read story

April 2, 2014 • 0 comments

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