The Optimist

Swim team traditions

Molly Wagschal, Staff Writer

December 22, 2016

After each 6 a.m. swim practice, the parents of the swimmers provide a full breakfast for the team. This is only one special swimming tradition that juniors Wyeth Michaelsen and Emily Long, members of the swim team, described. ...

The best songs of 2016

Chris Forrester, Staff Writer

December 21, 2016

This year may have been a bad one to be a human being, but all things considered it was a pretty strong year for music. Here are my picks for the fifteen best songs of the year:   The Greatest- Sia ft. Kendrick Lamar https:...

Betsy Beggs wins Lilly Scholarship

December 20, 2016

When senior Betsy Beggs was called down to the office, she was surprised to find her entire family waiting there for her! That's when they told her the news - she was chosen for the Lily Endowment Community Scholarship, a program...

New app “points” students in right direction

New app

Molly Wagschal, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

PSAT scores are here

Amanda Lewandowski, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

To see your PSAT scores log on to CollegeBoard, or make an account. Collegeboard is also where you can sign up to take the SAT. The PSAT/NMSQT(National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) and the SAT are graded on the same scale...

Boys Swimming

December 12, 2016

Boys Basketball

December 12, 2016


December 12, 2016

Girls Basketball

December 12, 2016

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