Reza studies for his upcoming English test in the library.

Ahead of the Game

Diego Perez Palomino, Reporter December 22, 2021

Math can be a difficult subject for many students in high school; it requires critical thinking and practice. Nevertheless, some students have turned this weakness into a strength. For example, many freshman...

Alex Moresi (9) runs in a varsity cross country race for Parkway Central.

Two Is Better Than One

Sasha Smith, Reporter December 22, 2021

Most athletes pick one fall sport and one spring sport they are able to manage easily during the school year. Yet when wanting to do two sports within the same season, it can be a little difficult. Freshman...

Charlotte Elsensohn (9) plays her ukulele at PCH.

Musical Intrigue

Carli Alper, Reporter December 22, 2021

Guitar, violin, piano: these are all common instruments you might expect someone to answer with when you ask them what instrument they play, but Charlotte Elsensohn (9) would answer, “I play the ukulele.” Elsensohn...

Sadie Levy (9) poses with basketball in the gym

Shooting for the Stars

Ande McNew, reporter December 22, 2021

Ever since Sadie Levy (9) was little, she always remembered being active and having some type of sports ball in her hands. As Levy got older, the desire to play basketball and soccer became stronger,...

On Dec. 9, Julia Colozza prepares to shoot in the Parkway Central gym during practice.

From Recovery Back to Rebounds

Anna Kladiva , Reporter December 22, 2021

Julia Colozza (10) has been part of the Parkway Central varsity basketball team since her freshman year. During her first year of high school, she played JV basketball, while also swinging for varsity....

Senior Wiktor Waligora waits for soccer practice while reading a book on Nov. 17.

Worth it: Wiktor Waligora and Zalan Nagy

Alexandra Novoselova , Reporter December 22, 2021

The age of 17 is a time to spend the last days of childhood with friends and family, but instead, Wiktor Waligora and Zalan Nagy traveled to another country.  Exchange student programs provide an opportunity...

Asher Koh (9) playing violin during ac lab.

Master of Music: Asher Koh

Ava O'Bryan December 22, 2021

Asher Koh (9) has always had music in his life. He has perfect pitch, a skill only about 1 in 10,000 people have. This skill generally develops during early childhood.  “When you play a pitch, and...

Varsity Tennis New Star Player

Varsity Tennis’ New Star Player

Amanda Gubernik, Reporter December 22, 2021

From soccer field, to basketball court, and now the high school tennis team, Emily Heller (9) can do it all.  Although Heller plays a multitude of sports, her main passion and athleticism starts from...

Maddie Hewgleys Years Through Musical Arts

Maddie Hewgley’s Years Through Musical Arts

Sadie Levy, reporter December 10, 2021

At only six years old, Maddie Hewgley stood as a munchkin in The Wizard of Oz and remembers thoroughly that she loved and would pursue acting. Hewgley has been in many plays, musicals, and concerts. "I...

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Alyssa Davis, Staff Reporter November 22, 2021

She wakes up early, eats healthy smoothie bowls, exercises, meditates, studies, and cleans her room all before 8 a.m. and she does this while looking immaculately beautiful and skinny. Who is she? She’s...

Gardner Flying over Central High.

The Story of a Flying Colt

Alyssa Weisenberg, Staff Reporter November 22, 2021

Heads up! If you’re on the football field and you see an airplane flying over, Wave! That could be alumni Doug Gardner flying above. Gardner graduated from Central in 2003, a year behind choir director...

Public Forum co-captain Gina Hua (11) helps Varsity members Ava Hulse (10) and Ann Joseph (10) with their document on cryptocurrency for their upcoming tournament.

Debating Through Life

Maya Sagett, Staff Reporter November 22, 2021

The Speech and Debate team at Parkway Central High diligently prepare for monthly debate tournaments. These preparations have helped with skills that can be used in everyday life outside of school. Doing...

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