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ISTEP is a waste of time

ISTEP, or Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus, is one of the most unnecessary tests at North Central High School. It tests over material students were never taught before or material students have forgotten....

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Prom Recap

Junior Prom took place at the J.W. Marriott downtown this past saturday. It started at 8:00 p.m. and lasted until 11:00 p.m. Around 800 tickets were sold for the evening made up of mostly...

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Boys Baseball preview

This year, the baseball team is looking to improve from year. Last season, the team had a winning record of 17-10 with their best win being against Center Grove. In the state tournament, they...

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Middle schoolers tour NC

Over the past week, eighth graders from all three township middle schools, Westlane, Northview, and Eastwood, have visited the school for their annual tours. Westlane was first on Tuesday (April 3), followed by Northview...

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Where are the now: Ray Gaddis

Ray Gaddis, 28, is a soccer player who is currently playing at Philadelphia Union in the MLS. Gaddis was on the varsity team for all four years in high school. He scored the game-winning...

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Where are they now: Amber Harris

Amber Harris, 30, is a current WNBA basketball player for the Chicago Sky. She graduated from North Central in 2006 and later continued her career at Xavier University. At Xavier in her freshman year,...

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Player Spotlight: Felix Valero

Senior Felix Valero has been playing baseball for eight years. He realized his passion for baseball at a very young age. Valero moved from Venezuela to the United States two years ago and it...

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App of the Week- ChowNow

ChowNow (Free) “The best restaurants, tastiest food, and most talented chefs — wherever you are, whenever you’re hungry. Order food for takeout or delivery with ChowNow and bring the restaurant experience to you.” Discover...

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Panthers Kitchen- Rice Krispy Treats

Easy, Sweet Rice Krispy Treats Ingredients: 3 tablespoons butter 1 package JET-PUFFED Marshmallows 6 cups Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereal Instructions: 1. In large saucepan melt butter over low heat. 2. Add marshmallows and stir...

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ADHD medicine overprescribed amongst communities

In the United States, 6.4 million children between the age of four and 17 are diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). 6.1 percent of all American children receive treatment for ADHD via medication....

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Player Spotlight: Carly Page

Junior Carly Page thrives on being the leader of varsity softball and has plenty of goals for her final two seasons. Page has been playing softball since she was two years old thanks to...

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App of the Week: Fortnite

The most popular Battle Royale game has come to mobile. Play with your friends in squads or go solo and compete to be the last one standing in 100 player PvP. Build cover, battle...

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Panthers Kitchen: Pita Wrap

Ingredients: 2tsp olive oil 1 tsp apple cider vinegar Pinch of cumin Salt Pepper 1 ½ cup canned white beans, rinsed, and drained ¾ cup Quinoa 1 whole-wheat pita bread or wrap 1 oz...

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Local Indy schools protest gun violence

In memory of the 17 people who lost their lives exactly one month ago in Parkland, Florida, around 1200 students at North Central walked out in protest of gun violence. Eli Goldstein, Davon Graham...