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North Penn School Board acknowledges the photo of a teacher taping a students mask to their face at the January action meeting.
North Penn School Board acknowledges controversial photo at January action meeting
Julia Nardone, Executive Editor • January 21, 2022
Special Olympics preparing to take a plunge at the park
Peyton Stagliano, Staff Writer • January 16, 2022

With the below-freezing January temperatures, most people can’t even imagine jumping into a pool. But for the Special Olympics participants,...

Board approves updated Health and Safety Plan amid rising Covid cases
Julia Nardone, Executive Editor • January 11, 2022

In the first work session meeting of 2022, the North Penn School Board met to discuss their only topic on the agenda: the Health and Safety Plan. Using...

Winter Ball postponed to February 17, 2022!
Marissa Leibowitz, Staff Writer • January 7, 2022

It’s not like Covid-19 has made things bad enough for North Penn high schoolers right?  In wake of the new variant of Covid-19 and the...

Wasting money in the pixelated style of many NFTs sold in recent months.
OPINION: NFT's: Newest Fads in Tech
Tyler Letcher, Staff Writer • January 10, 2022

Opinions expressed in the Op/Ed section of The Knight Crier are not necessarily reflective of the views of the entire staff of the KC. Picasso, van Gogh, Michelangelo,...

Issues like gun storage bear a lot of responsibility in our world today. It has become a major problem and needs to be addressed in some capacity.
OPINION: The forgotten issue behind gun violence: gun storage
Milan Varia, Executive Editor • January 7, 2022

Opinions expressed in the Op/Ed section of The Knight Crier are not necessarily reflective of the views of the entire staff of the KC. In an announcement on December 3rd,...

A sign reading Lets go Brandon is displayed on the railing in the first half of an NCAA college football game between Boston College and Syracuse in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. Critics of President Joe Biden have come up with the cryptic new phrase to insult the Democratic president. (AP Photo/Joshua Bessex)
Opinion: Who's Brandon?
Aiden Miller, Staff Writer • December 23, 2021

Opinions expressed in the Op/Ed section of The Knight Crier are not necessarily reflective of the views of the entire staff of the KC. “Let’s Go Brandon,” a phrase...

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A passion for the study of people: Mr. Henry at his desk. His lifelong commitment to social studies and his students never ends.
For Henry, teaching is the sweetest treat of them all
Nina Walls, Staff Writer • January 17, 2022

Mr. Steven Henry may own an ice cream shop, but his love for his teaching is even sweeter. Henry started...

Ms. Adams loves her time at North Penn as a guidance counselor and hopes to further her career.
Adams a new addition to the athletic department
Yamuni Kaijumi, Staff Writer • January 17, 2022

Ms. Bianca Adams joined North Penn during its hectic transition into virtual learning. She was previously...

A New Chapter: NPHS Tech Ed teacher, Mr. Curt Reichwein will retire on December 23rd
As the tables turn, Reichwein rocks into retirement
Molly Agriss, Staff Writer • December 22, 2021

After 23 years Mr. Curt Reichwein, a passionate, fun-loving technology-education teacher, will step out...

Mrs. Madeline Putterman is a new math teacher at North Penn High School. Her high energy classes excite students every single day.
Putterman solving life's equations with her students
December 5, 2021

When students walk into her classroom, they notice an aura of excitement oozing from Mrs. Madeline Putterman,...

Mr. Andrew Daubert returned to North Penn this school year. As lifetime Knight, he looks forward to everyday at his new job.
NP Knight returns home to teach in classrooms in which he learned
December 5, 2021

TOWAMENCIN - Many teachers come from other districts and experience North Penn for the first time in...

Maya Adams (left) with her relay after placing third in states.
Adams competes against her biggest rival, the clock, as she sprints toward another state title
Maureen Gambogi, Staff Writer • January 17, 2022

From placing third in states last year to getting back on the track this year, North Penn Junior Maya...

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial is seen with the Washington Monument, during the 9th Annual Wreath Laying and Day of Reflection and Reconciliation, in Washington, Monday, Jan.20, 2020. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
MLK day: A legacy of dreams
Julia Shearer, Staff Writer • January 16, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. carried the legacy of being one of the greatest activists of all time, but...

Among all the app stores are apps from low to great quality. In the article below, Staff Writer Maggie Robinson goes through her top picks on what apps students should download.
Top 5 apps to download right now
Maggie Robinson, Staff Writer • January 12, 2022

Yee Yee Radio: Yee Yee Radio is a must-have app for all country music lovers. They play songs and...

Liv Stone going for the layup and scoring two points for the Knights.
Owls fly past Knights in closing minutes
Jessica Wendowski, Staff Writer • January 19, 2022

TOWAMENCIN- During a close game on Tuesday night, the Knights girls basketball team fell just 6 points short within the last 4 minutes of the game, causing the Bensalem Owls...

Sophomore Caleigh Sperling taking a three point shot.
Knights clip Hawks to cap strong week
Jessica Wendowski, Staff Writer • January 14, 2022

TOWAMENCIN - After falling 12 points short of a win over Neshaminy on Tuesday, the Knights girl’s basketball team rebounded on Thursday night to secure a win against Council...

Abby Plaugher poses in front of trophy cases, hoping to add one of her own sometime soon.
Rebounding into the season, Plaugher takes charge
Jessica Wendowski, Staff Writer • January 11, 2022

Starting her third varsity season off this past month, one of North Penns’ very own basketball stars, Abby Plaugher, continues to lead this young team throughout their season...

Julia Shin will soon roam the halls of Princeton University, moving on from North Penns castle walls.
Shin crosses the bridge to Princeton
Milan Varia, Executive Editor • January 20, 2022

Life-changing opportunities come rarely in life, and as a high school student, the first place that starts is with college applications. Throughout the process, countless...

Mrs. Madeline Putterman is a new math teacher at North Penn High School. Her high energy classes excite students every single day.
Putterman solving life's equations with her students
Nina Walls, Staff Writer • December 5, 2021

When students walk into her classroom, they notice an aura of excitement oozing from Mrs. Madeline Putterman,...

History in the Making: Mr. Steven Roberts works with a student in his history class at North Penn High School. Roberts is in his first year teaching at NPHS.
For NP's new history teacher, no time like the present
Jessica Wendowski, Staff Writer • December 3, 2021

While he may be a new history teacher here, he is no rookie when it comes to teaching. It took him a...

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Check out 5 songs that must be on your playlist this year!
5 songs you need to add to your playlist
Maggie Robinson, Staff Writer • January 18, 2022

Need some different music to listen to? Here are 5 songs you should add to your playlist! 1.WITHOUT...

Everyone has the ability to love The Karate Kid story with  Cobra Kai, especially the younger generations.
'Cobra Kai' kicks into 2022 as Netflix’s #1 most popular show
Julia Shearer, Staff Writer • January 14, 2022

The rebirth of an iconic karate rivalry; Cobra Kai. Almost everyone knows and loves the timeless story...

Milliron with the Larry OBrien Trophy at CBS, her reporting home base.
Alumni Emily Milliron scores in sports media
Emily Courtney, Staff Writer • January 17, 2022
Tejas Priyadarshi will begin a new chapter of his life in February. He landed his dream job and will jump start his career in a unique way.
North Penn alum has future in the "cloud"
Milan Varia, Executive Editor • January 13, 2022
North Penn Alum Sean Fisher running in his freshman year at West Chester University.
NP grad Fisher running through freshman year
Emily Dahms, Staff Writer • December 21, 2021