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Popular Homecoming Dance Is Back-to-School Highlight

Angel Stacey, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2019

A new school year has started at Dimond High and that means the very important Homecoming dance. “This year’s dance was very interesting. The music was different than normal. They played Metal music which the majority ...

Dimond Students Impacted by Destructive Fire Season

Colin Kleckner, Igaramkin Editor

September 29, 2019

In the year 2019, Southcentral Alaska has been through one of the worst wildfires in living memory. Beginning with the Swan Lake Fire near Kenai, fires from lightning strikes and human negligence have burned a swath of des...

Seniors Share Excitement As Graduation Nears

Shayla Blood, Igaramkin Reporter

May 9, 2019

As the year comes to a close there are many exciting things ahead for everyone, but especially seniors. For the most part we have all picked our colleges and are on our way to fully becoming adults. That diploma gets closer ...

Japanese Immersion Graduation Marks End of 12-Year Experience

Meridian Jordan, Igaramkin Reporter

May 9, 2019

The Japanese Immersion program is kindergarten through twelfth grade program that  helps student become functionally proficient in speaking, reading and writing both English and Japanese. It starts in kindergarten at  Sand Lak...

Extracurriculars Bring Benefits, Stress

Meridian Jordan, Igaramkin Reporter

May 9, 2019

The vast majority of Dimond High School students take six classes per semester, which in turn means homework for about six classes per night. If you play a varsity sport, you’ll get home at 7 p.m. at the earliest. If you p...

Prom Preparations Lead Up to Last High School Dance for Seniors

Meridian Jordan, Igaramkin Reporter

May 9, 2019

April 27 is a big day for Dimond High Seniors.  Prom is the last dance of the school year and last high school dance for all seniors. Months of prep and decision making comes to an end on that night. Senior Kira Hewlett...

Flamboyant Pink Flamingos Flock from Class to Class

Colin Kleckner, Igaramkin Editor

April 30, 2019

Flocking, the moving of pink flamingos from class to class, has swept Dimond over the last few months. Before Spring Break, multiple flamingos began to move from class to class, being moved every few days to a new location...

Grads Boogie Across Stage in Spunky Shoes

Savannah Johansen, Igaramkin Reporter

April 26, 2019

Every year on graduation day all the seniors blend in together in their maroon caps and gowns. What everyone else would be expecting is the crazy shoes that all seniors pull off, with flying colors, to let their individuality shin...

Seniors Count Down to Graduation

Natalie Mack, Igaramkin Reporter

April 24, 2019

Growing up and becoming an adult has been something that most kids look forward to when they’re kids. Graduating from high school always seemed so far away, but now it’s 19 days away. It’s kind of scary imagining ...

German Exchange Aids Intercultural Understanding, Promotes German Language

Kylie Judd, Igaramkin Reporter

April 19, 2019

Ten students from Bremen, Germany arrived in Anchorage for a three week long exchange with the German American Partnership Program on Sunday. Every year, about 9,000 high school students from Germany and the United States go...