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

When Life Gives You Lemons

When Life Gives You Lemons

Delaney Ellebracht, Reporter December 1, 2022

To raise money for AVID, Fresh Lemonade Co. sold lemonade to students at their lunch break on Nov. 2. The company, out of Sedalia, MO, is popular all over the state for their crisp flavors and large portions.  According...

Blue & Gold Cards Return

Jackie Ozanich, Managing Editor November 12, 2022

     Blue and Gold cards are returning to Battle this year! Blue and Gold cards are student rewards for being a Spartan that meets expectations in the classroom and out. Students who receive blue or...

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...

cute couple posing

Winter Olympics Formal

Jackie Ozanich, Managing Editor May 11, 2022

     The winter formal was held on April 23, from 8-10pm, with the theme Winter Olympics. Despite the snow day that made the original set date for the formal, Feb. 12, that made the theme confuse many,...

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,...

World Honors Block picked a class costume: decades; front row: Ben Ticgelaor, Jordan McManus, Susie Adams, Abi Henderson; second row: Josh Brown, Alex Inn, Terica Kimble, TiAisha Harris, Aaliyah Beck, Kayiona Lilly, Faith Wathen, Anne Borgmeyer, Anna Wright, and Patrick Nkongoro.

Halloween Around The World

Jackie Ozanich, Managing Editor November 2, 2021

From Australia to Ireland to Portugal, everyone celebrates Halloween differently. Dive into the rich culture of Halloween around the world. Every year, millions of Americans get ready to celebrate Halloween...

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...

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...

Sophomore, Melissa Lindsey chats about Led Zeppelin, swooning over Robert Plants hair. “Seriously if men now a days had hair like his, the world would be a better place” Lindsey said.

Table To Table

Jennifer Pereyra, Reporter April 27, 2021

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,...

Load More Stories