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A student prepares for an upcoming ACT despite many colleges going test-optional on their admissions requirements for next year. However, strong test scores can still help students improve their chances of acceptance to some schools and also help in earning valuable scholarship money.

As Seen In The Image: Testing Out

Caroline Black, Staff Reporter February 22, 2021

In addition to the major two standardized tests, Advanced Placement (AP) tests occur shortly after in May to determine if students obtain college credit. While all of these events still remain even in...

Andy Klesh (center) traveled to Alaska's Matanuska Glacier in 2017 to test out mapping technology in underwater tunnels called moulins. Klesh said that same technology may one day be used on Jupiter's moon Europa. Also pictured: Keeton Kroon and John Leighty.

As Seen In The Image: Out of this World

Alex Rozar, Opinions Editor February 11, 2019

Andy Klesh graduated from Lafayette High School in 2001. Now, 18 years later, Klesh’s work as a Chief Engineer for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) has helped to bring scientific advancements to Mars....

As Seen In The Image: MoDOT, Wildwood collaborate on improvement plans for 109

Widened bridge, additional roundabouts to be added spring 2019
Jack Weaver and Delaney Stulce December 14, 2018

Next spring, the City of Wildwood and the Missouri Department of Transportation will begin construction on Route 109 between Highway 100 and Manchester Road. The construction will widen the Route 109...

As Seen In The Image: Taste Tester Bubble Gum Edition

Jacob Ward and Grayden Kurtz December 14, 2018

Grayden Kurtz and Jacob Ward taste test different brands of bubble gum and give their feedback on their findings.

As Seen In The Image: Worst Holiday Experiences

Natalie Karlsson, Lifestyle Editor December 14, 2018

The holidays are a time for joy and spending time with family. Sometimes, the holidays turn into some sort of disaster. These Lafayette students share their worst holiday experiences.

The members of the chess club play chess and forms strategies to win the game.

As Seen In The Image: New clubs at LHS

Jasmin Kim, Ad Manager October 25, 2018

Spanish Club This year, Spanish teachers Debbie Wright Kempen and Caralyn Harmon suggested forming a Spanish club. The club's goal is to bring Spanish outside of classrooms and allow students...

Senior Anna Karner hosted foreign exchange student Julia Eklund in the school year of 2017-2018. Karner and Eklund had a very positive experience and call each other

Intercultural awareness club aims to “open eyes of Lafayette”

Grace Kirtley, Lifestyles Editor September 21, 2018

The intercultural awareness club is a newly founded club aimed at understanding and enjoying the different cultures found throughout Lafayette. Seniors Sanjana Kumar and Anna Karner studied abroad...

My Grandma Rocks

My Grandma Rocks

Meyrer's grandmother still competes in track and field events
Addie Watson, Staff Reporter April 27, 2018

Christel Donley, Siena Meyrer’s grandma, doesn’t dance but she definitely stays fit. Donley participates in track and field events at the age of 83. She got into track and field when she was about...

As Seen In The Image: Lafayette's Dirtiest Secrets

As Seen In The Image: Lafayette’s Dirtiest Secrets

Jack Weaver and Amisha Paul November 10, 2017

We swabbed different areas around the school to see just how quickly germs can grow on everyday surfaces. This slideshow consists of additional tests we didn't include on page six of the print edition.

Finally, my mother, Anuradha Sundarrajan gets American citizenship on February 2017.

Being an immigrant in Trump’s America

Shwetha Sundarrajan, Reporter October 13, 2017

"Terrorist! ISIL sympathizer! Go back to your own country!" I sat at my desk, shell-shocked. How could such accusations come out of someone's mouth? In my seventeen years of living in the United States,...

As Seen In The Image: Teachers’ Desks

October 13, 2017

Many classrooms around the school have been decorated with special items or decorations. This video, which accompanies Issue 2 of the Image, shows some of these special classrooms and what motivated teachers...

How well do you know your new teachers?

How well do you know your new teachers?

Test your knowledge on the new LHS staff
September 15, 2017

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