College Admissions Scandal Stirs Feelings of Outrage

Carter Moore, Igaramkin Reporter

April 19, 2019

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In recent weeks, more than 50 wealthy individuals have faced scrutiny over allegedly breaking the law to ensure admission to certain colleges for their children. Parents have taken actions ranging from cheating on standardized...

Choir Members Excited about California Trip

Greta Germak, Igaramkin Reporter

April 19, 2019

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All choir members in the Dimond High school will go in California for a new music experience. They will be leaving Anchorage Monday, April 22 at 11:40 p.m and return Saturday, April 27 at 4:30 a.m, the morning of Prom. Aut...

National History Day Winners at District Move on to State

Burak Turker, Igaramkin Reporter

March 21, 2019

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At Dimond, a number of students went to the National History Day Competition on March 1 . They created projects based off one specific topic, and they related these topics to this year’s theme, which was “Triumph and ...

Career and Job Fair Is Great Opportunity

Burak Turker, Igaramkin Reporter

February 27, 2019

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This year Dimond students attended the Anchorage Career and Job Fair, an event which consists of professional employers coming together and seeking new employees. This is a great opportunity for students in high school and col...

Parent-Teacher Conferences Cancelled Due to Earthquake

Gigi Powelson, Igaramkin Reporter

February 14, 2019

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The second conferences supposed to be held this year have been cancelled due to a tight schedule caused by the earthquake and in anticipation for Alaska’s unpredictable weather. ¨The school board has decided to cancel con...

Math Competition Is Coming Up

Colin Kleckner, Igaramkin Editor

February 11, 2019

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The annual Dimond math competition will be held this year on Valentine’s Day, Todd Stark a Dimond Mathematics teacher who helped create the competition said that it is held in, “February, around Valentine’s day” and ...

Earthquake Aftermath Impacts School Activities

Stevan Pekich, Igaramkin Reporter

February 4, 2019

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After the 7.0 earthquake that hit Anchorage Nov. 30, schools were closed for the entirety of the week following, which had major effects on Dimond sports and activities. Dimond High School students who are involved in theater were pre...

Members Only Allowed Entry to Costco

Burak Turker, Igaramkin Reporter

October 30, 2018

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Shortly after Sam’s Club closed, the administration of the Costco on Dimond enforced a new rule in order to prevent thefts. Costco started to check membership cards at the entrance to make sure that only members are entering th...

Dimond Students Stow Backpacks in Lockers During School Day

Michele Kaneski, Igaramkin Editor

October 30, 2018

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Starting this school year Dimond High has decided to implement a new system for backpacks. Students are to keep their bags in their locker at all times during the school day. Small purses are allowed, but the bag cannot be big enough to fi...

Dimond Sees Larger Class Sizes

MJ Molloy, Igaramkin Reporter

October 3, 2018

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      Class sizes this year at Dimond are bigger.       It may seem unnecessary, but there is an understandable reason for this.      Christian Caldarera, the curriculum principal at Dimond, said, “We los...

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