TWHS NEWS

Causes of The Baltimore Riots

Jewel Veal

May 14, 2015

The Baltimore riots threw the city and its situation into the national spotlight showing the unrest and anger of impoverished communities. Now, a month later, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has requested that an investigation...

Police Cameras

Brendon Chave

May 13, 2015

“Black Lives Matter” can be read on plenty of signs, t-shirts, hats and other memorabilia all across the country. Why? Because many African Americans feel as though they are being disrespected by cops and other authority figures....

Price of Education In the U.S.

Abigail Gundling, Writer

May 6, 2015

Did you know that between 2011 and 2012 college tuition rose 40 percent? That’s a 1,120 percent increase since 1978. In today’s economy it’s nearly impossible to graduate without debt. The national student loan debt, as...

What Animals Should We Own?

Avery Stupka, Writer

May 4, 2015

I imagine most people own a pet. For example, many may have a dog or a cat.  However, what about people who own exotic pets that are potentially dangerous? Do you think that people should be able to own those animals as pets?...

The Aftermath of PARCC Testing Leaves Many in Distress

Eshaan Kumar

April 27, 2015

As the school year begins to come to a close, it is a great time to reflect on the effects that the new PARCC testing has brought. Being a student at Thomas Worthington High School, I have noticed that many of my teachers felt...

PARCC Testing in Full Swing

Cayla Andrick

March 5, 2015

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) tests are a hot debate in Columbus, in Ohio, and in the nation. The tests are used in place of the Math and Reading Ohio Achievement Assessments (OAA)...

Social Media and Snow Days

Meghan Webber

March 2, 2015

Worthington Schools was one of four districts who remained open on Monday, January 26, 2015, after a big snowfall that made roads slippery for cars and busses. Soon to be superintendent Dr. Trent Bowers made the decision to ...

Fair Funding for Smaller Clubs

Emily Wallace

March 2, 2015

Funding and fairness are increasingly bigger and bigger problems for multiple clubs in our school. Some clubs get little to no funding; it’s not fair for those clubs when some sports teams are routinely getting new uniforms. When...

When Do Roads Become Too Dangerous

Payton McClintock

March 2, 2015

Teen Brittany Erding from Minnesota is considered to be very lucky after walking away from a brutal crash caused by bad driving conditions.  On Monday, January 12th, Brittany was driving home when she lost control of her car...

Feminism Concept

November 14, 2014

Tyann Avery Ms.Ruiz 10/31/2014 Feminism Concept For the latest in pop-star studies, the University of Austin at Texas is offering a course titled ”Beyoncé Feminism, Rihanna Womanism” for its spring 2015 semester....

The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner

October 20, 2014