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  • Freshman Zahir Rucker makes name for himself on Track and Field team
  • Knights “KirWIN” district playoff game
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    Knights “KirWIN” district playoff game

    Anissa Gardizy, Staff Writer

    May 25, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN-  Within the past two baseball seasons, both North Penn (No. 6) and Boyertown (No.11) have tasted state championship titles. However, this year, that hunger for yet another title can only be pursued by one team, as the Knights and the Bears faced off in the second round of District One 6A...

    Danny Kirwin

    Anissa Gardizy

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    Weekly World Headlines

    Kierstyn Cummando, Staff Writer

    May 21, 2017

    Chris Cornell dead at 52 Lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, Chris Cornell, was found dead on Wednesday night after performing in Detroit. The cause of his death has been proclaimed a suicide by hanging but a full autopsy report has not been completed yet. A family friend called 911 around...

    A woman sits in the grass near a flower-covered bench at the Sound Garden sculpture, for which the band Soundgarden was named, in Seattle's Magnuson Park, Thursday, May 18, 2017. Both Colgan and White, fans of the band, came to the park to honor Cornell. Seattle awoke Thursday to the news of the death of Cornell, 52, among its most famous musicians and one whose forceful, somber songs helped cement the city’s place in rock history. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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  • Alumni Association expands database, connects with Class of 2017
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    Alumni Association expands database, connects with Class of 2017

    Taylor Young, Editor in Chief

    May 17, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN- With over 50,000 alumni from North Penn High School, the NP community not only proves its large size throughout the elementary, middle, and high schools, but also in life after graduation. With NP graduates pursuing careers close to home, across the country, or around the world, connection...

    Courtesy of Miss Kaitlyn Andrey

  • Art department to host annual K-12 art show
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    Art department to host annual K-12 art show

    Hunter Allan, Staff Writer

    May 17, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN- Art takes on many different forms, many of them quite unique from each other and sharing few similarities aside from the denomination of ‘art.’ Ranging in a wide array from sculptures to paintings, or photographs to film, art is vastly important aspect of our culture and a major way we...

    Visitors admire the artwork of various students at the annual art show at NPHS last year.

    Mr. Michael-John Werner

  • NPHS hosts third blood drive of school year with the American Red Cross
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    NPHS hosts third blood drive of school year with the American Red Cross

    Hank Hoffman, Staff Writer

    May 16, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN- The Friday before Mother’s Day is often stressful.  People of all ages worry about how to show their appreciation for the woman who raised them.  In addition to their own, many North Penn High School students chose to help moms they didn’t even know through blood donations.     For ...

    On Friday, May 12th, NPHS hosted the American Red Cross for the third blood drive of the year, organized by the National Honor Society.

    Hank Hoffman

  • Freshman Zahir Rucker makes name for himself on Track and Field team
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    Freshman Zahir Rucker makes name for himself on Track and Field team

    Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

    May 16, 2017

    As a freshman at Penndale Middle School, Zahir Rucker has not yet dealt with the crowded hallways of North Penn High School. However, he has had no trouble navigating himself around the track. Not only has Rucker proven to have been a great addition to the Boys' Track and Field team this year, but also...

    Zahir Rucker shows off his hardware at the 2016 AAU Junior Olympic Games in Houston, Texas.

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Weekly World Headlines

Kierstyn Cummando, Staff Writer

Chris Cornell dead at 52 Lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, Chris Cornell, was found dead on Wednesday night after performing in Detroit. The cause of his death ...

May 21, 2017No Comments

  • Community members express concerns about AC, Board approves agenda items May 19, 2017
  • Art department to host annual K-12 art show May 17, 2017
  • NPHS hosts third blood drive of school year with the American Red Cross May 16, 2017

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Knights “KirWIN” district playoff game

Knights “KirWIN” district playoff game

Anissa Gardizy, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN-  Within the past two baseball seasons, both North Penn (No. 6) and Boyertown (No.11) have tasted state championship titles. However, this year, that hunger for...

May 25, 2017No Comments

Freshman Zahir Rucker makes name for himself on Track and Field team

Freshman Zahir Rucker makes name for himself on Track and Field team

May 16, 2017

Zulauf having ultimate success for North Penn

Zulauf having ultimate success for North Penn

May 12, 2017

Lady Knights battle for a cause in tough game with CB East

Lady Knights battle for a cause in tough game with CB East

May 11, 2017

NP to host Lax for Leukemia night

NP to host Lax for Leukemia night

May 10, 2017

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FCCLA donates bracelets to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

FCCLA donates bracelets to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Ashley Kister, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN- The Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) found a way to help 38 children in need. On Tuesday, members gathered after school to make bracelets...

January 25, 2017No Comments

New club connects faith and athletics

New club connects faith and athletics

November 30, 2016

Thomas making big impact for unbeaten Knights

Thomas making big impact for unbeaten Knights

November 29, 2016

Day 7: an 11 hour journey back home

Day 7: an 11 hour journey back home

November 27, 2016

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Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

Within the walls of North Penn, over 3,000 students are each layered with different stories, religions, and environmental influences which have shaped the person that they...

March 23, 2017No Comments

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

March 7, 2017

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

February 15, 2017

North Penn Welcomes Donna Dome

North Penn Welcomes Donna Dome

January 19, 2017

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Read This! Prom Season!

Read This! Prom Season!

Nicole Mackowiak, For the Knight Crier

With Senior Prom just around the corner, let’s take a look at some books on the biggest dance of every high school. Follow @NPHSIMC for more. Prom by Mary Ellen Mark The high...

April 17, 2017No Comments

It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

February 27, 2017

A Romantic Read This!

A Romantic Read This!

February 14, 2017

Read This! Mystery Edition

Read This! Mystery Edition

January 17, 2017

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Alumni Association expands database, connects with Class of 2017

Alumni Association expands database, connects with Class of 2017

Taylor Young, Editor in Chief

TOWAMENCIN- With over 50,000 alumni from North Penn High School, the NP community not only proves its large size throughout the elementary, middle, and high schools, but also...

May 17, 2017No Comments

A higher degree of passion for Mrs. Ellen McKee

A higher degree of passion for Mrs. Ellen McKee

May 10, 2017

Angelina Laguna’s life is on pointe!

Angelina Laguna’s life is on pointe!

May 9, 2017

Communities like North Penn no stranger to opioid epidemic

Communities like North Penn no stranger to opioid epidemic

May 3, 2017

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End of Watch, April 2017

Hank Hoffman, Staff Writer

During the month of April the United States lost ten Police Officers and two K9 Officers.  Below are the names of the Officers who gave the ultimate sacrifice in service t...

May 16, 2017No Comments

End of Watch, March 2017

May 6, 2017

13 reasons why “13 Reasons Why” should be taught in school

13 reasons why “13 Reasons Why” should be taught in school

May 3, 2017

EDITORIAL: Far right politics and generational voting patterns

EDITORIAL: Far right politics and generational voting patterns

April 27, 2017

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TGIT moments that will make you OMG

TGIT moments that will make you OMG

Nina Raman, Staff Writer

Welcome back, TGIT Shonda Rhimes obsessed fans. I apologize for not being able to write about the last couple of episodes as I had other engagements, but I’m back today ready for ...

May 6, 2017No Comments

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Online News Day or Knight - Official news site of North Penn High School - 1340 Valley Forge Rd. Lansdale, PA
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