Spanish Ⅳ students create wax museum in library

Katelyn Massey (11) poses as Jennifer Lopez for her presentation at the Wax Museum.

Leyla Vilic, reporter

February 25, 2020

Senora Meghan King’s Spanish Ⅳ first block students created a wax museum of historical figures from Hispanic cultures on Friday, Feb. 7.  Mrs. King always tries to make Spanish a fun class, and pursues diverse projects. This time, she pushed her students to create a wax museum. The student...

Spanish National Honor Society wraps gifts for Operation Christmas Child

Maddie Brutton (12) and Kayla FitzWilliam (12)  wrap a gift for children in  Central and South America.

Emily Merritt, reporter

November 11, 2019

Spanish National Honor Society members gathered in Señora King’s room on Nov. 7 to wrap holiday gift boxes for the Operation Christmas Child project. Within the past month, members of SNHS gathered gifts for children all around the world.  Operation Christmas Child collects boxes filled with gifts and t...

Jones travels to Spain

Connor Jones (12) poses  while touring sites in Spain.

Kayleigh Tritschler, Reporter

September 26, 2018

Receiving a Gold on his Level 4 exam during his junior year was just the start of being able to take a trip to Spain for Connor Jones (12). After many tasks, Jones was selected into the finalist pool and then picked as one of the 24 students in the United States who was able to go on a fully pai...

Spanish IV students express their favorite Spanish words

Hannah Baker (12) puts the finishing touches on her project on her phone during ANP on April 16.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

April 16, 2018

If you took a language for four years, would you be able to pick your favorite word? Spanish IV students had the opportunity to share their favorite Spanish word in their “Mi palabra favorita” project that was due this week (April 17-18). “My favorite word is belleza, which means beauty,”...

Spanish students perform in wax museum

Lilly Jansberg (12) performs as Selena Quintanilla in the library on Dec. 1. Jansberg made her costume by hand.

Preston Ocello, Editor-in-Chief

December 8, 2017

Spanish teacher Sra. Meghan King utilized her students to dress up and form a “wax museum” in the library on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. “The wax museum offers lower levels of Spanish the opportunity to speak more fluently,” King said. The wax museum was a project that allowed students in Spanish...

Spanish National Honor Society sells shirts to benefit victims of natural disasters

With a big smile on her face, Jessica Klimpel (12) hands a student a T-shirt order form on Oct. 11.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

October 11, 2017

Students in Spanish National Honor Society are teaming together to sell shirts that are available to be purchased by students in all levels of Spanish classes. The money that is raised will be donated to help those affected by recent hurricane damage in Puerto Rico. The shirts will be light blue and...

Spanish IV captures culture in wax museum

5th block Spanish students goof around after performing their characters to Spanish I students on Nov. 30.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

December 1, 2016

Dressed as Frida Kahlo, Lexi Twillmann (11) wears a long skirt and a flower headband, copying Kahlo’s iconic look. This was part of the Spanish IV’s Wax Museum activity where the students picked a well known icon with a Hispanic heritage to learn about and imitate. From Jennifer Lopez to Albert...

Spanish 4 students show off their favorite words

Madeline Jones, reporter

January 5, 2016

Since Sra. Weber and Sra. Vogel have departed from OHS, Sra. King has taken on the Spanish Four classes this year, bringing many new projects and ideas to the class. These projects include the students making a video of themselves talking about their favorite Spanish word and what it means to them. ...

Spanish 4 Class Review

Shannon Bunse, rookie reporter/student

April 23, 2015

In Spanish 4, our class consists of reading stories, we do not really have lessons or tests. The stories we read are from Mexican and Spanish writers, that way we are able to better understand Spanish and its different forms. The stories we have read throughout the year have progressively become...

Spanish Honor Society says “hola!” to elementary school kids

Kayla Schimmer, Opinions Editor

October 20, 2013

Each school year Spanish Honor Society comes up with one service project in order to give back to the community. Deciding to start where learning begins, this year Spanish Honor Society is going to teach Spanish to elementary school students. “The goal is to promote foreign language,” said Domini...

Spanish Club Sends Care Packages to U.S. Troops

Spanish Club Sends Care Packages to U.S. Troops

Hayley Brown, Reporter

December 16, 2011

Spanish Club has been encouraging students to donate unused products to be sent to Operation Homefront. The organization collects the products and turns them into care packages for the soldiers. The deadline to donate was Dec. 12, with the packages are expected to arrive to the troops by Christmas. As...

Spanish IV students slither to the Zoo

Spanish IV students slither to the Zoo

Emily Maag, Copy Editor

October 18, 2010

A visit to the St. Louis Zoo is not your typical field trip for a group of seniors in high school. On October 15, the Spanish IV students took their annual trip to the St. Louis Zoo. The students take the field trip to celebrate finishing their unit study of the South American short story “Anaconda.” Led...

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