• April 7"Urinetown" the musical 4/20-4/22 at the Grand Opera House

  • February 4TEC at Wahlert 4/8-4/10

  • February 3Unity Week Pep Assembly 4/7 @ 2:00

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The Gleaner

Friday the 13th: Perilous or just frivolous?

Marcus Wahlert, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under Features

Do you ever feel like some days the world is out to get you? Especially on days like this Friday, the 13th of October? If so, you may suffer from paraskevidekatriaphobia, or the fear of Friday the 13th. This phobia stems from a common superstition, in which many people believe Friday the 13th to...

Shining for Shane

Shining for Shane

Maddie Roling, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

On Sept. 30th, the Wahlert community came together to remember Shane Broderick, ‘12. As a student at Wahlert, Broderick was involved in soccer, cross country, wrestling, and The Gleaner. Katie Wedewer and Danielle Hasken, Broderick’s former classmates, organized Shine for Shane. The 5k had around...

Fresh Faces

Isa Harris, Reporter

May 26, 2017


Filed under Features

As this school year comes to an end, the eighth graders are getting ready to begin their new life as high schoolers. We all probably remember the first day of high school when we stepped foot into the building and were terrified of the unknown. Jimmy McDermott, Jaida Dittmer, Nick Bandy, Colin Warthan and An...

Students plan to take on Taiwan

Students plan to take on Taiwan

Alaina Schmidt, Reporter

May 24, 2017


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June 3 marks the date when 10 students and two parents will get on a plane to Taiwan. “I’m beyond excited to take my class to my hometown to show them my culture and history,” says Ms. Emily Tsai, Wahlert’s Chinese teacher. Tsai is planning on taking students to Taiwan this summer for a two week ...

Summer Camps Still Fun

Noah Burns, Reporter

May 22, 2017


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  Summer camps mean many things to many people. For some, camps are an outlet. Others see it as an uncomfortable reminder of their childhood, and some just see them as fun. Owen Borelli, ‘18, is one of those who sees camp as fun. Over the summer, he’s going to a camp called the YMCA f...

Hitting the books in the summer sun

Hitting the books in the summer sun

Ali Schneider, Reporter

May 15, 2017


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What’s more relaxing than lounging by the pool with a good book while getting tan? This summer many students who enjoy reading are planning to indulge. Whether you’re a fan of romance, sci-fi or mystery novels, there are plenty of new books that you may want to add to your summer reading list. ...

Moms rock!

Moms rock!

Grace Lueken, Reporter

May 12, 2017


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  Every kid wants to honor his or her mother and thank her for all she does. This Sunday is Mother's Day, a day set aside to appreciate how mothers dedicate their lives, time and hearts to their kids. “My mother means a lot to me. She is always there for me, and she listens to me and giv...

Teachers appreciated by students and staff

Jacquelyn Peckosh, Reporter

May 12, 2017


Filed under Features

  Without teachers, schools would not be able to function because there’d be no education base. Therefore, it is always important to show appreciation for all of the hard work and dedication teachers put into the school. Although Teacher Appreciation Week has just passed, the teachers of Wahlert...

Summer’s coming: What’s on your list?

Clare Broderick, Reporter

May 12, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Many people rave about Netflix and all the shows on it. Shows can span from emotional love stories to Sci-fi Mysteries. Quite a few people have their own accounts or use their parents’, but some use friends’ accounts, since not all parents want to pay for Netflix monthly. There are different packages...

Oh the places you’ll go (to eat at Prom)

Oh the places you’ll go (to eat at Prom)

Maeve Breslin, reporter

May 6, 2017


Filed under Features

With prom just a day away, final plans are falling into place, and some procrastinators may be looking for a last minute place for dinner. Whether you want to experience some fine dining on May 6, or just a low key get together with some friends, there’s a prom restaurant for everyone! Senior prom is known as o...

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