YEARBOOK CLUB: Who attends? editors, photographers, and all students interested in learning the mechanics and procedures of producing the Norwica.
When does it meet? Thursdays after school from 3:15-4:30 PM in room 408 and meetings on Saturdays from 11 AM am – 1 PM
What do members do? plan pages, shoot photos, acquire ads, write copy, and design pages with an online program …and of course have fun and enjoy food.
What can members earn? a varsity Publications letter for positively working at a high level of quality for 25 hours outside of classroom time to produce the yearbook. The varsity letter is presented in the spring.
What prestige and honors does the group have? wins high State and National Awards as individuals and for overall package from Iowa High School Press Association, National Scholastic Press Association, and Jostens Whole Book Contest.
After keeping up the back-t0-school official Painting of the Paws, students from girls tennis and cheer join five yearbook editors and adviser Mrs. Christian around one of the paws for a quick photo Sunday, August 20, 2017, on the front driveway where they painted 23 paws and two speed bumps.
2018 Norwica Staff
Dakotah McReynolds: Editor-in-Chief & Business Editor – Senior
Danni Krum: Photo Editor & Junior Editor – Junior
Jai Edwards: Assistant Photo Editor & Assistant Student Life Editor – Sophomore
Samantha Queen: Academics Editor
Cassandra Snell: Assistant Academics Editor
Hayley Keller: Senior Editor -Senior
Emily Jones: Index Editor , C0-Proof Editor & Assistant Photo Editor
Victoria Vulich: Proof Editor & Co-Index Editor
After a full day of attending journalism sessions at the University of Iowa for the Iowa High School Press Association Fall Conference, the yearbook staff traveled back to The Home of the Wildcats with 10 individual awards in advertising, cover, environmental photo, infographics, reader services, sports feature photo, student life school related story, and total package. Editor-in-chief Dakotah McReynolds won three awards in advertising and one as part of the cover design team.