Dimond Parking Lot Delays Students’ Exit

Allison Barkeley, Igaramkin Reporter

October 15, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Dimond High School has been known for the best academics, the best sports programs and the best musical programs. But there is one significant flaw of Dimond High, and that is the Dimond parking lot. It can take up to 20...

Opinion: How Important Is School Spirit?

Connor Weiss, Igaramkin Reporter

September 19, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

What defines a school? Is it the building? The classes? Or is it student involvement? School spirit is being proud of your school and representing it. It shows other people that, as a school, you unite as one. School spirit...

Dimond Welcomes New Principal

Makayla Clark, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

Tina Johnson-Harris is Dimond High School’s new principal for the 2014-2015 school year. “Anything that I've ever put my mind to I've been able to do,” Johnson-Harris said. “My favorite thing [about Dimond] is the...

Senior Spotlight: Zayn Roohi

Brent Quinn, Igaramkin Reporter

August 22, 2014

Filed under Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

It’s not often a senior class, nor an entire school, experiences a student like Zayn Roohi. “He’s the best,” said Dimond junior Remmington Morris. “I’ve ran with him since my freshman year and he’s not only a g...

Graduation Is Approaching Quickly

Rachel Towslee, Igaramkin Editor

May 9, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

For Dimond High School seniors graduation is approaching quickly. The senior count down is approaching single digits. This year as before, graduation is held at the Sullivan Arena. It is at 7p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, and is th...

Dimond Night Live Returns

Makayla Clark, Igaramkin Editor

March 27, 2014

Filed under A&E, Showcase, Uncategorized

Dimond Night Live (DNL) “is like Saturday Night Live, but all about Dimond and other schools. It is a chance for kids who wouldn't normally be in the other plays to have a chance to be silly and goof off,” Dimond Registrar Ca...

College Applications Are Senior Focus

Ben Froehlich, Igaramkin Reporter

March 27, 2014

Filed under Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

During second semester, college applications are on the top of most seniors priority lists. As well as having to do the tedious work of filling out applications, they have to anxiously await responses from colleges about their adm...

Budget Shortfall Leaves ASD Facing Tough Decisions

Karl Rodvik, Igaramkin Reporter

March 27, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Facing more cuts than an 80s "slasher" movie, the Anchorage School District has many tough decisions to fill the $23 million budget shortfall.  The budget cuts are in response to the lack of funding from the Alaska State legisla...

Career Resource Center Limited This Year Due to Budget Cuts

Kjersten Lehman, Igaramkin Reporter

March 27, 2014

Filed under Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

In the past, Career Resource Center has been the hub for students going on to college and looking for guidance and assistance to do so. The Career Resource Center, or the CRC as it is affectionately known, was used primarily b...

“Her” Is Movie with a Difference

Sevy Sheppard, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2014

Filed under A&E, Showcase, Uncategorized

This last January, director Spike Jonze created an experience that was never imagined or lived before. Jonze is the director of “Her,” which stars Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Scarlett Johansson as the main, and highly exper...

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