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Out for the Summer

Out for the Summer

May 30, 2018


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Lafayette's Student Publications is out for Summer Break. Therefore, our website and social media coverage will halt until the beginning of next school year. During our break, our staffers will be attending camps and workshops to improve our skills and accumulate ideas for our future coverage. We will...

Spring sports to compete in State competitions

Spring sports to compete in State competitions

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The 2017-2018 school year is coming to a close, and that means the 2018 spring sports teams are wrapping up their seasons with District, Sectional and State tournaments. Here's an update on how the Lancers have fared this season and a schedule of upcoming State competitions: Baseball finished the regular sea...

Renovated science halls show positive results

Renovated science halls show positive results

Natalie Karlsson, Culture Editor

May 21, 2018


Filed under School News, Top Stories

Starting near the end of the 2016-2017 school year, the majority of the science rooms were closed for renovation. However, despite the Rockwood School District (RSD) funds that were allocated, there are still some issues that resulted in those renovations. The old rooms were showing their age as time...

AP Studio paints mural in Science Hall

AP Studio paints mural in Science Hall

Carson Luther, Reporter

May 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Lauren Sakowski's AP Studio class started painting a mural the week of May 14 in the science are. The work is being completed by the juniors in the class who have already completed their AP Exam. "I'm simply a worker bee for them," Sakowski said. Discussions about the piece and brainstorming occurred...

Michael Franklin announced as new Associate Principal

Michael Franklin announced as new Associate Principal

Clare Mulherin, Opinions Editor

May 21, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Dr. Michael Franklin will serve as Lafayette's new Associate Principal beginning July 1. The Rockwood Board approved him for the position on May 17. He is currently an assistant principal at Lindbergh High School. He also has experience as an assistant principal at Warrenton High School and teaching...

Pitchyaiah attends Missouri 100 Scholars luncheon

Pitchyaiah attends Missouri 100 Scholars luncheon

Amisha Paul, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Every April, two students from several Missouri high schools are selected by their principals as Missouri 100 scholars.  Sponsored by the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals, these students are the epitome of academic strength.   Nominated students must meet the criteria for the “Academic De...

2018 Image Senior Edition

2018 Image Senior Edition

May 18, 2018


Filed under As Seen In The Image, Newspapers, Top Stories

Click here to read the Senior Edition of The Image: 2018 Image Senior Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94GLkBQQxh4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CyA_J87x49U

As Seen in The Image: That’s A Rap!

As Seen in The Image: That’s A Rap!

Jonah Nickerson, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video, Video

Sophomore Drew Kodner, known for his music as Andrew Spacey, was influenced by his cousins to start making music. Kodner began editing beats together, which eventually set the foundation for where he is today. In April, Kodner released his debut EP, The Human Experience. Kodner has many goals for the ...

Image Print Edition May 18, 2018

Image Print Edition May 18, 2018

May 18, 2018


Filed under As Seen In The Image, Newspapers, Top Stories

Click here to read the May issue of The Image: May 18, 2018 Print Edition

Girls wrestling announced as new sport for 2018-2019 school year

Girls wrestling announced as new sport for 2018-2019 school year

Kayla Carpenter, Sports Editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) made the decision in early May to add girls wrestling as an official high school level sport starting in the 2018-2019 school year. The decision makes Missouri the ninth state in the country to officially add the sport. The decision all...

Students display musical skill through solo and ensemble festival

Students display musical skill through solo and ensemble festival

Jasmin Kim, Ad Manager

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

On April 27, many students from band, choir and orchestra participated in the state solo and ensemble festival. This year, the state level festival happened at University of Missouri-Columbia. Band teacher Brad Balog said, "Solo and ensemble festival is a competition and a festival that we have for...

Library provides comfortable environment for student learning

Library provides comfortable environment for student learning

Nick Koester, Reporter

May 9, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video, Video

With final exams approaching, librarian Nichole Ballard-Long talks about the set up of the library space and how students are using different areas to relax and learn.

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