The Tower

Spirit Week 2016

Jayden Huckabay, Reporter

February 12, 2016


Fifty Years of Fashion

Fifty Years of Fashion

Julia Howell, Tower Editor

February 11, 2016

How students treat substitutes

De'Aja Casteel, Reporter

February 8, 2016

For some students walking in a classroom and noticing that their teacher isn’t present feels like a blessing come true. It also can feel like your worst nightmare. Subs can sometimes rub students the wrong way, or make them...

Students disrespecting authority

Ashley Yoder, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2016

Teachers are facing a growing epidemic of violent and disrespectful students. Acting out in class along with verbally and physically harming teachers has become a problem.   Students get bored during class, not everyon...

Royalty of Courts Candidates

Julia Howell, Reporter

February 3, 2016

  When basketball season comes there is more for seniors to hope for then the team beating rivals. Many of the students are looking forward to hopefully getting a nomination for Royalty of Courts. The seniors w...

Trojan Profile: Bryce Cooper

Trojan Profile: Bryce Cooper

Justase Young, Reporter

January 27, 2016

Winter Jazz Band concert

Julia Howell, Reporter

January 23, 2016

  The school's music program holds a strong reputation. The drumline performs about 150 times a year and the marching band is involved in many community events. The jazz band groups at the school have recently been...

Yearbook student win national award

January 20, 2016

Marlene Morones, senior, editor of the Topeka High School Sunflower yearbook was declared National Winner in the 2015 Yearbook of Excellence contest. The contest is sponsored by the Quill and Scroll International Honor Socie...

Carley Sullivan, second from the left, at the Lawrence Free State invitational, where she placed fifth.


January 19, 2016

New tardy policy is not fair to students

De'Aja Casteel, Reporter

January 15, 2016

The new tardy policy is not something I believe any student seen coming- being put on a list to where you are isolated from being able to do what you were already told you could do. With this new policy I think you will start...

Trojan Profile: Q&A Brianna Henderson

Brianna Henderson, senior, poses for her senior pictures.

Haley Myers, Editor-in-Chief of "The World"

December 15, 2015

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