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The Spearhead

The student news site of Battle High School

The Spearhead

The student news site of Battle High School

The Spearhead

Prom attendee gets his corsage fixed by his date. Prom was attended by many, despite the pandemic. Photo by Aubrei Roland

Prom Photo Gallery

Aubrei Roland, Reporter June 2, 2021


Rachel Eaton, Reporter May 14, 2021

Senioritis has hit the senior population of Battle High School in their last days of their school year. Whatever the circumstances of each individual senior in one form or another it has affected them...

Back To School 5 Days A Week

Rachel Eaton, Reporter May 14, 2021

This school year has been nothing but unexpected, due to COVID-19 changes in how students learn has been abundant. Students went from completely online, to hybrid, to in April 5 in-seat five days a week....

Battle Baseball Recap

Jackson Meyer, Reporter May 13, 2021

The Battle baseball team is heading into district playoffs with a winning record, looking to improve upon a successful season. Heading into the season, there weren't many expectations. The baseball team...

Natalie Giltrap, Bridget Anich, Krista Marks, Delaney Elleberacht, and Sarai Jones jog back to their side of the fidle for kick off after scoring a goal on Fatima in the Battle vs. Fatima game.

Girls Soccer Game

Rachel Eaton, Reporter May 12, 2021

Friday April 23 at Cosmo Park the girls varsity soccer team played Fatima and won six to zero.  In the first half of the game the Battle girls kept the majority of possession of the ball, passing between...

Senior Year Recap

Jackson Meyer, Reporter May 4, 2021

This school year has been nothing short of wild. Here we are in the month of April, slowly returning back to normal. At the beginning of the year, there was a high level of uncertainty about whether or...

Show Choir’s April Performance

Rachel Eaton, Reporter May 4, 2021

On April 16 Show Choir had their performance for the Show Choir Rock Bridge Competition and Carthage Competition.  They performed the sequence for the competition twice both times recorded. The first...

Despite Pandemic, Graduation Proceeds

Jackson Meyer, Reporter April 29, 2021

As senior year comes to a close, the topic of graduation arises. The official graduation ceremony will take place on May 22 at Mizzou Arena with two separate ceremonies, the first hybrid group at 3:30...

How To Life Movement reaches out to teens in Columbia

Payson Davenport April 29, 2021

In March of 2015, over 700 students attended the first ever How To Life event in Arkansas. The movement was started by high schooler Jordan Whitmer who had a vision of showing his friends and classmates...

Posters representing 3 of the Prom Court members, encouraging students to vote for them.

How The Prom Committee Set Up Prom

Aubrei Roland, Reporter April 23, 2021

Amidst many other improvements regarding the COVID-19 pandemic within America, our seniors were given great news on March 26, with the announcement of this year's prom. The theme centers around Folklore,...

National School Library Month

National School Library Month

Payson Davenport April 14, 2021

The month of April is National School Library Month and our librarians here at Battle have taken the time to celebrate! This month is being kicked off by having students fill out forms on their reading...

March Madness recap

Payson Davenport April 13, 2021

March Madness has come to a close as the national championship game was played on Monday, April 5th between the Gonzaga Bulldogs and the Baylor Bears.  Gonzaga came into the championship game with...

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