The Harbinger

New Program Allows ZCHS Students to Become Math Tutors

New Program Allows ZCHS Students to Become Math Tutors

By Marillyn Heigl, Student Life Editor

September 13, 2017

For anyone who is looking for service hours or who enjoys math, some ZCHS students have come up with an activity worth looking into. The idea formed when a number of students began discussing that less and less people enjoy math as they get older, despite how important it still is. As a way to address...

Air Conditioning Catastrophe

Air Conditioning Catastrophe

By Marillyn Heigl, Student Life Editor

August 29, 2017

Anyone who has recently been in the high school, student or faculty, has noticed how hot it has been in the high school. This is not the first time this has happened before, as the air conditioning has broken on multiple occasions, however Monday, August 21 was extremely hard to endure. There are...

Youth Art Month

Youth Art Month

April 11, 2017

Zionsville Community Schools feature student artwork around our community during Youth Art Month every spring. Student artwork is displayed from the elementary school, middle school, and high school level. The art teachers at each school compile the best work to be shown around the downtown Zionsville ...

Russian Hacking

Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation 2012, is reportedly responsible for the Russian intervention on the 2016 United States presidential election.

By Maya Harris, Copy Editor

March 29, 2017

In July of 2016, the first hacking allegations against Russia emerged. The Democratic National Committee’s computer network was compromised, and the DNC and Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman had documents stolen and leaked to media just before the election.   A Dec. 29 report released by the FBI and the...

Real World ZCHS

Real World ZCHS

By Ava Ritz, Staff

March 29, 2017

Students have grown to know and love the college visits sponsored by the guidance offices. Simply by signing up with your Naviance account, you can attend a presentation in the guidance office given by a college or university. These visits include colleges from Indiana and across the country. The gui...

ISTEP or ILEARN

ISTEP or ILEARN

By Sam Barrett, Staff

February 27, 2017

It’s that time of the year again. A time that all students dread. ISTEP testing. Although it doesn’t seem like we will be calling it ISTEP for much longer. In an article written by Chelsea Schneider of the IndyStar she states that a panel had met. The panel recommended that the state create a ne...

Cubans stranded in Mexico after policy change

Border crossing to Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, from Laredo, Texas, USA.

By Jack Doverspike, Staff

February 22, 2017

For 20 years the US allowed Cuban civilians to migrate to the US without a visa and stay for a year in order to gain citizenship. This is the “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy. However, former president Barack Obama dropped this policy on Jan. 12, 2017, leaving thousands of Cuban immigrants who migrated...

Fight For Your Rights

Photo courtesy of the Indy Week.

By Marillyn Heigl, Opinion Editor

February 6, 2017

It all started on January 20, 2017. Towards the beginning of Donald J. Trump’s inaugural address, he spoke about how a very small percentage of Americans have been prospering due to the imbalance of power. “That all changes starting right here and right now because this moment is your mom...

Trump’s Travel Ban

Protesters against President Trump's executive order stand in the Indianapolis International Airport on Sunday, January 29. About 500 people attended, including well-known teen author John Green.

By Catie Shultz, Staff

February 5, 2017

Last Friday, January 27, President Trump signed an executive order that starts a new policy on immigration in America. It prevents both refugees and immigrants from seven countries from entering the country for 90 plus days, affecting green card holders as well as people with valid visas. Th...

Trump’s Transition

Donald Trump is sworn in as wife Melania Trump holds the bible.

By Maya Harris, Copy Editor

January 25, 2017

President-elect Trump became president of the United States on Friday, January 20th at noon.  The inaugural slogan was the campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again”, with an exclamation point added. Trump felt that this was a reflection of the campaign that rallied so much of the citizenry...

New Random Drug Testing is Implemented in the High School

New Random Drug Testing is Implemented in the High School

By Marissa Stacy, Managing Editor

December 14, 2016

Students around Zionsville Community High School went into panic mode on November 28, 2016 when it was decided by a 3-2 vote that the school would begin random drug testing. As the testing has been decided to be random there are some stipulations that the students must be a part of to even be in ...

Meet James Charles: The New CoverGirl

By Kelly Garcia, Assistant Web Editor

November 16, 2016

Recently, the makeup industry has seen a bit of a shift and change for the better. However, this shift is not just in new brands and new trends. The makeup industry is welcoming many male artists with open arms and acknowledging their talent and skills. One of the most recent and large acts to show this...