The student news site of Battle High School

The Spearhead

The student news site of Battle High School

The Spearhead

The student news site of Battle High School

The Spearhead

How to Cook a Turkey

Austin Nickell, Reporter November 29, 2022

As the season of scares and treats comes to an end, the big birds that are known throughout fall start to quake in their feathers. Even through the early celebrations and commercials of Christmas decorations...

Kicking for a Cause

Kicking for a Cause

Delaney Ellebracht, Reporter November 29, 2022

On Mon., Oct. 10, seven enthusiastic teams competed for the Out of the Darkness kickball championship title. Students gathered together on the football field for excitement and a greater purpose. The...

Students pose on their tractor.

Agriculture Day

Stalee Sheaffer, Photography Editor November 29, 2022

Ag Day is an important educational tool because everything we use stems from agriculture. From the food you eat to the clothes you wear, agriculture produces the building blocks for our society. According...

People come together to celebrate Homecoming

People come together to celebrate Homecoming

Samantha Bonen, Reporter November 29, 2022

The Student Council hosted the Homecoming Dance on Oct. 1 in the Commons this year with the theme of Camp Sparta. The Homecoming Dance is a high school event that students have been attending for years....

Final Days: Senior

Final Days: Senior

Monyae hickem May 11, 2022

As the month of May reaches its final weeks, seniors are growing excited for Prom and the relief of 12 long years finally coming to an end. May can still be a stressful time just as an exciting one. The...

Jared Hyler substituting for Hannah Nandors Honors Chemistry class. Photo by Jackie Ozanich

Teaching Profession Under Stress

Jackie Ozanich, Managing Editor May 11, 2022

  The majority of teachers can agree that the 2021-22 school year has been the hardest and most stressful school year of their career. Teachers cite reasons such as low pay, attacks on educators by the...

Battle Raises Awareness for the Mental Health Crisis Among Teens

Izzi Dupree, Reporter May 11, 2022

Mental Health Awareness Month takes place in May. Mental health for some people can be a walk in the park, while for others, a constant daily struggle. According to the official website of the National...

High School Students and Their First Jobs

Izzi Dupree, Reporter March 14, 2022

In these past few years, Battle students have begun to start their first jobs, exposing them to real world experiences of maintaining a steady job and being introduced to new people.  Obtaining, having,...

Girls Strong

Girls Strong

Aaliyah Preyer, reporter November 2, 2021

Are you interested in Women’s issues? Are you looking for a new club to join? Girls Strong may be the club for you.      Girls Strong formed 2 years ago to empower women and other genders...

Poster made by BLARM editor

BLARM: Metamorphosis

Jennifer Pereyra, Reporter October 12, 2021

Interested in Art and Literature? Then join BLARM, Battle’s Art and Literature Review Magazine. Students meet to review student art submissions and create a magazine which is published at the end of...

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Bus Drivers Needed

Jackie Ozanich, Managing Editor September 30, 2021

Every day, thousands of students rely on the school bus to get to and from school. This year, specifically, transportation has become a problem, due to the surplus of students streaming into our schools...

Students take advantage of their lunch hour chatting and filling up on food

Return In-Seat

Jennifer Pereyra, Reporter September 16, 2021

After struggling the past year with virtual classes, hybrid learning, and return to five days a week, Battle is glad to have students back in-seat. Many challenges had to be overcome to get to this point...

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