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Heights Q&A(s)

Heights Q&A(s)

Samuel Valdez, Writer

November 26, 2013


Filed under College and Career, News

Andrew Ingersoll is a junior at Heights. Andrew enjoys kicking back, playing PlayStation with his friends, and playing basketball at the YMCA. Q: How did you get your name? A: I'm named after my father, Andy. Q: What dream are you chasing? A: I want to be an engineer. Q: What are your main goals in life? A: Grad...

Heights Q&A(s)

Bryce Blattner, Writer

November 25, 2013


Filed under College and Career, News

Katelyn Blattner, a freshman at Heights High School, is not just a student, but a student athlete. Q: What dreams are you chasing? A: My dream is to make a Junior National cut in the 200 Backstroke. Q: Where did you get your name? A: I got my name from my Great Grandmother Katie, Great Grandma K...

WATC is an alternative college

WATC is an alternative college

Jordan Berseth, Writer

November 25, 2013


Filed under College and Career, News

Wichita Area Technical College is a college that specializes in aviation, healthcare, manufacturing, and general education and design.  The college helps provide building skills that are required for a high-wage, high-demand job. Many credits earned at WATC are easily transferred to other two-year and...

CCC helps students with their futures

CCC helps students with their futures

Haley Jergens, Writer

October 28, 2013


Filed under College and Career, News, Uncategorized

The college career center provides Heights students with information about colleges, careers and post-high school opportunities. Services for the college-bound ACT/SAT Prep Books on majors College visits  Services for the non college-bound  Career assessments Military information Information on potential interns...

New transcript system goes online

Xandra Beardmore, writer

October 15, 2013


Filed under College and Career

The process has changed so now any students who need a transcript for college or scholarships will now have to order them online. Anyone who wants one needs to go talk to Sonja White, who is the registrar in the office. The other option is students can just go to the Heights website. At the bottom of...

Building your college resume

Taylor Moseley, Campus Editor

September 16, 2013


Filed under College and Career

When you think of a resume, you may think of it as something you write your job history on and submit to an employer that you want to work for, but resumes are sometimes necessary for college applications. Some colleges, like KU, require a college resume along with the application itself. Like any resume,...

Stressing over senior year

Taylor Moseley, Campus Editor

September 3, 2013


Filed under College and Career, Uncategorized

Class of 2014, it’s the last year of high school, public school, for that matter; it’s our last chance to make it count, or is it? There are only a few things to pay attention to throughout the year: scholarships, applications, essays, colleges, majors, financial aid, tuition, deadlines… and maybe...

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