The student news site of Homestead High School in Mequon, Wisconsin.

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  • Varsity girls track and field team competes at Carthage College
  • Henrichs takes his athletics and academics to the next level
  • AP review sessions ‘boost’ students to finish line
  • Homestead alumni share advice with current senior class
  • Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 1

News

Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 1

Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 1

Thais Marques, Editor in Training

The world is full of news and it's never easy to get a grasp of it all. In this podcast, my thirteen year old brother and I will help you stay informed with the most prominent...

March 20No Comments

Seniors recognized as Presidential Scholar nominees

Seniors recognized as Presidential Scholar nominees

Abbi Passey, Staffer

After spending years relentlessly pursuing their passions and pushing themselves academically, two students of the class of 2017 made their way into the U.S. Presidential...

March 18No Comments

Homestead goes mad for March Madness

Homestead goes mad for March Madness

Carly Rubin, Editor-in-Chief

There is one thing on Homestead students’ minds these days and only one thing they are secretly watching on their phones during class: March Madness. Round one of the NCAA...

March 17No Comments

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Sports

Photo gallery: Boys track and field home meet

Photo gallery: Boys track and field home meet

Bella Milbeck, Staffer

March 22No Comments

Varsity girls track and field team competes at Carthage College

Varsity girls track and field team competes at Carthage College

March 22

The girls varsity track and field season commenced with a meet at Carthage College against over 40 teams in the Midwest region.  The Highlanders scored a total of four points.  Despite...

Lacrosse returns for second season with high hopes

Lacrosse returns for second season with high hopes

March 17

A year ago, Homestead introduced lacrosse as a new sport for its students. This spring, the coaches and players are returning for another season on the field and another opportuni...

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Blogs

Henrichs takes his athletics and academics to the next level

Henrichs takes his athletics and academics to the next level

Abbi Passey, Staffer

"I'm going to Michigan State University because I felt like it was the best fit for me both as a school and as a football program. I was accepted into the Honors College which...

March 22No Comments

Adventures with Granny Franny 1: Are you a grandma?

Adventures with Granny Franny 1: Are you a grandma?

March 19

Welcome to the Adventures with Granny Franny! This vlog will document the life of me, Frances Mackinnon, a 16-year-old grandmother. What do I mean by that? Well I am basically the biggest...

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Humor

Why the #flatearth movement is totally legit

Why the #flatearth movement is totally legit

Caitlin Geurts, Staffer

The most recent movement to sweep the internet is the flat earth movement. This is based on the firm belief that the earth is actually flat and that we have been lied to abo...

March 21No Comments

9 emojis that define senior year

9 emojis that define senior year

February 28

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The student news site of Homestead High School in Mequon, Wisconsin.
The student news site of Homestead High School in Mequon, Wisconsin.