For the first time ever, Jonathan Alder High School conducted a toy drive for the Salvation Army. Throughout the toy drive, students and staff were encouraged to donate gifts. A total of 20 gifts needed to be donated in order to reach the goal. Once taken to a local Salvation Army location, the do... READ MORE »»
Jonathan Alder High School’s National Honor Society started collecting canned food items November 28th for the Plain City Food Pantry.
Every teacher with a fourth period class has a box to place the donations students bring in. The last day to donate any canned food items is Friday, December 16.
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Mr. Carpenter's fourth period class is off to an awesome start for the canned food drive!
On a day filled with festivities, The Pioneer Press is proud to announce that Alec Gearheart is the winner of the $10 Chipotle gift card. Gearheart's sweater dons the jolly ol' Nick Cage sporting a Santa hat and proclaims, "He sees you when you're sleeping."
Gearheart was one of two JA students spotted ... READ MORE »»
The Lady Pioneers became District Dhampions on Saturday, October 29 when they beat the Granville Aces three sets to one (25-22,25-19,14-25,25-20). Corinne Parker led the Pioneers with 14 kills, while Julie Jakse picked up 20 digs and Abby Jester had 4 service aces to lead the team to victory. The volle... READ MORE »»
Jonathan Alder's volleyball team celebrate their victory at the 2016 district championship.
The first known tradition celebrating Halloween-like events originated in England with All souls’ Day parades. Due to immigration, Halloween became largely influenced by European traditions. Since the early 1800’s, Americans have been celebrating this spooktacular holiday.
One of the... READ MORE »»
Sarah Gentil's spider man pumpkin carved for the 2016 fall season.
Over Thanksgiving break, students involved in the Alder marching band and choirs traveled to Philadelphia and New York City for a fun, exciting trip to exercise their musical talents in their respective fields. Students de... Read More »
This week's question has been on the minds of all JA students: Which exam are you most worried about? Brian Bowman shares Alder's greatest fears.
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This year Jonathan Alder High School’s exams begin on Friday, December 16, 2016. The rest of the exams are to be continued the following Monday the 19th and Tuesday the 20th. The exam schedule is as follows:
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As a student going to the University of Cincinnati, I feel the need to stay in the loop with the current events happening at the University.
Early October, a gunman fired shots at the University, ... Read More »
The indoor track season is here and Jonathan Alder has already seen some impressive times, despite racing only once. The team has been training since the beginning of November and has been training through extremely cold conditi... Read More »