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Students feel pressure to attend school despite illness

Sydney Sagehorn, Journalism Writer

It’s a cliché for 80’s high school movie students to achieve popularity by ditching school to enjoy a fun day on the town, but for today’s students, the reality is far more complicated. Often times, missing school puts students at a disadvantage, leaving them with mountains of make-up work. Nicole Kallenbach teaches AP U.S. History, Psychology,...  Read More »

October 13, 2016

  • Detter, Orlowski, E qualify for National Merit awards October 4, 2016
  • School prepares for testing day, seniors encouraged to visit colleges October 4, 2016
  • Former juniors, seniors see record high AP, SAT scores September 27, 2016

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Debate team starts semester off strong

Kinsley Ochsner, Spotline Staff Writer

Kinsley Ochsner The debate team is already looking promising a strong performance only three tournaments into the semester. Head coach Jodee Hobbs is proud of the team, especially with the novices and their hard work and dedication they have put...  Read More »

October 3, 2016

  • Greater Andover Days Schedule
  • Forensics has promising year, encourages students to join
  • Kids4Kids fundraiser to help Caden Smith

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Why the United States should raise the national minimum wage

Maddie Spurlock, Spotline Staff Writer

Families throughout the nation are faced with the hardship of living pay check to pay check just to put food on the table and a roof over their heads. Hard working men and women work countless hours a week, sometimes even working multiple jobs simply...  Read More »

October 3, 2016 • 1 comment

  • Sexual assault victims should not be blamed September 29, 2016
  • Social media has become a distraction from productivity December 10, 2015
  • High School cheerleading should be considered a sport December 8, 2015

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Spotlight Issues

Herrmann visits Haiti, spreads “fulfillment of Jesus”

Hannah Wiebe, Journalism Writer

While she sprinted down the dusty streets of Haiti, junior, Morgan Herrmann embraced a five-year-old boy named Vagemene, who she first bonded with on a trip in January. “He looked at me, and just the smile on his face was of pure joy,” Herrmann...  Read More »

October 10, 2016

  • Zellers to show horse in world championship October 7, 2016
  • Haenggi visits Nicaragua, relationships reunite October 5, 2016
  • STUCO prepares for homecoming, food drive, t-shirt sales September 27, 2016

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JV soccer still undefeated, happy with new JV coach

Taylor Hashenberger, Spotline Staff Writer

The jags' junior varsity soccer team has faced difficult opponents including their rivals, Andover High. Against the odds, the JV soccer team has kept a clean record so far. Varsity soccer coach, Steven Huskey, is impressed with the JV so...  Read More »

October 10, 2016

  • Soccer ties Trinity after physical game October 6, 2016
  • Soccer team hopes for season turnaround, wins over Berean September 27, 2016
  • Girls’ golf takes fifth on tough course September 27, 2016

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The news site of Andover Central High School
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