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#1StudentNWI: Portage Celebrates Stellar Athletes and Teachers

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Student in the Spotlight:
Portage High School is full of talented students that are involved in many sports, clubs and extracurricular activities. For this months student in the spotlight we are recognizing an amazing athlete that is not only involved in the school but as well in the community, Kale Nelson.

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#1StudentNWI: PCCTC Builds, Explores, and Prepares for the Future

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Student Spotlight
At the Porter County Career and Technical Center, students come with some awesome attributes. Some students even come in and already have experience with the class they’re taking.

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#1StudentNWI: PCCTC's Career Cafe and Building Trades Bring Experience to Students

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What’s Happening

With the opening of the Porter County Career Center’s new store, run by the Entrepreneurship Sports and Entertainment Marketing class, the class and teacher responsible for the store have found themselves with additional obligations. A certain level of innovation is required to maintain the variety of goods they sell as well as to keep students and staff content with the consumables they provide.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage Athletics Forge Ahead

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Student in the Spotlight:

Jamie Valadez is a very active member in many clubs and sports at PHS. Valadez, a senior, has been cheer captain at PHS for two years and has attended Portage Township Schools her entire life.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage Sends Relief to Puerto Rico

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Teacher in the Spotlight

Spanish teacher and PHS Spanish department head Brighitte Snemis is doing big things inside the high school. Snemis is collecting water for the hurricane victims of Puerto Rico.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage High School in the Spotlight

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Drake Bell in the Building

On Monday September 17, Portage High School got the opportunity of a lifetime. One of the largest traveling arts festival, High School Nation, came to PHS.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage High School with New Faces and New Rules

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What's Going On?
Portage High School is kicking off the new year with new rules and new faces. Administrators are bringing positive changes this school year to improve the experiences of the students and improve the school itself.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage High School Dance Team Kicks off the School Year with Strength

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The Portage High School dance team is starting the new school year off with a new coach, a smaller team, and high hopes. This school year the PHS dance team in now under new coach Ryan O’Dell. O’Dell is an english teacher and color/flag guard coach for the high school.

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#1StudentNWI: Portage Ladies Conquer the Field

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“One, two, three strikes you’re out!”: this has been the saying for the past couple of weekends for Hannah Kraynak and Breanna Devine. Devine and Kraynak are incoming juniors at Portage High School where they both play on the softball team.

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#1StudentNWI: Chesterton, Porter, and the IN Coast

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Local businesses are part of what makes Chesterton such a great place to live. Chesterton and Porter are two communities that thrive on small, local businesses. One such business, that is new to the area, is The IN Coast. The IN Coast has been in business for less than a year and is owned by Mrs. Jenny Soffin.

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#1StudentNWI: Discovery Charter School Dance and Spotlight

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The Spring Dance
Discovery Charter School’s Spring Dance was held May fifth from 6:00 - 8:30 PM. It was the first dance the new cafeteria, and it was also the first time that the students from the fifth grade were invited to a dance.

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