The Flightline

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  • Do you want to tell real stories? Talk to your counselor about enrolling in a Journalism course today.
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The Real Meaning of School Spirit

The Real Meaning of School Spirit

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

September 14, 2018

I love Skutt Catholic and all that it promotes, encompasses, and reaches to achieve. However, the fact is that our school is majorly lacking in having a well-rounded sense of school spirit in elements other than cheering for athletic teams. We, The Flightline, are tired of recognizing one section of...

Administration Adds to Breathalyzing Policy

Administration Adds to Breathalyzing Policy

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

August 29, 2018

August 29, 2018 — In a recent email from Skutt Catholic Vice Principal, Mr. Michael Bailey, the students and parents of Skutt Catholic were informed of the new breathalyzing policy before the first home football game this Friday. The 173rd policy of the student handbook clearly outlines the prohibition...

SlamHawks Celebrate Final Second Place Finish

SlamHawks Celebrate Final Second Place Finish

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

April 18, 2018

April 18- Last night, April 17, the SlamHawks took on their final bout of the season. After two preliminary competitions, otherwise known in the poetry world as "bouts," Skutt Catholic's slam poetry team made it to semi-finals, competing with three other schools in the area. Amid their competition was...

The Benefits of Cursive Handwriting

The Benefits of Cursive Handwriting

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

April 5, 2018

The tradition of cursive handwriting is one that has begun to stop being shared. Usually taught in third grade curriculum, cursive handwriting is a skill that is quickly fading in schools across the country. The importance, and even benefits, of cursive writing have since proven to be widely successful...

Speech Team Picks Up Momentum for State

Speech Team Picks Up Momentum for State

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

February 22, 2018

After coming off of their victorious weekend at back-to-back tournaments, the Skutt Catholic speech team is hopeful for the remainder of their season. On Friday, Feb. 16, the team hosted the annual River Cities Conference tournament and took first place. All 18 of the Skutt Catholic speech entries ...

Skutt Catholic Launches Planning Study

Skutt Catholic Launches Planning Study

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

February 7, 2018

After years of limited art room space and a less than great joint choir and band room, Skutt Catholic is looking to expand. The high school announced their hopes for the future design of the school in a recent letter sent home to parents of current SkyHawks. They also placed a virtual picture of wha...

Coaches Vs. Cancer, Girls Basketball Senior Night Held Tonight

Coaches Vs. Cancer, Girls Basketball Senior Night Held Tonight

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

January 26, 2018

Jan. 26, 2018 – Tonight the girls basketball team celebrates both their seniors and cancer survivors. The girls' last home game will begin tonight at 5:45 with FREE T-Shirts for the first 100 SkyHawk fans in attendance. Decked out in pink, the shirts will symbolize the theme of the traditional...

March For Life Experience

March For Life Experience

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

January 25, 2018

Last Tuesday, January 15 -- 85 students and I left for the March For Life (a pro-life peaceful protest) in Washington, DC. This would be my third year in attendance so I knew what lay ahead, but my passion grew further for the promotion of life in our country. After a mass at St. Wenceslaus Church, two c...

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2017

The Skutt Catholic Theatre Department has a new addition to their theatre roster: a competition one act. In the time of year that would usually be dedicated to a winter play, the theatre department has resurrected the past tradition of Skutt Catholic. Mr. Wright decided to bring one acts back, from a 10 year hiatus...

Girls Basketball: Fundraising and Team Bonding

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 4, 2017

As fall begins to wrap up and a new plethora of sports and activities prepare to start their seasons, fundraising is key. For a lot of teams, the season is primarily focused on the success and outcome of games and events. But a select few teams, like girls’ basketball, are limited to also encompassin...

FBLA Heads Recycling Initiative

FBLA Heads Recycling Initiative

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

November 7, 2017

Nov. 7, 2017 – Skutt Catholic has not hidden the fact that in the past they have done a sub-par effort of recycling. Despite this truth, the school has committed to cracking down on finding a solution to maintaining a ‘greener’ environment. Skutt Catholic’s Future Business Leaders of America have stepp...

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