Guide for New Students

Guide for New Students

By Elise Siebert Jenks High School can overwhelming — especially for new students. Imagine going to Jenks for the first time and trying to make your way around the huge campus. And then to make things worse, the buildings have confusing names like the “TAC,” “PEG,” and “The J.” Because of this, the Trojan Torch [...]

“Why wouldn’t we take the books to them?!”: Trojans Read The Way

“Why wouldn’t we take the books to them?!”: Trojans Read The Way

By: Lily Heritage Karen Workun is one of the teachers who helped organize and continues to be a major contributor to the new reading program, Trojans Read the Way, here at Jenks. You’ve probably heard about this program already, but what really is it?  Trojans Read the Way started with the idea that during the [...]

Fine Tuned: Dr. Faingold

Fine Tuned: Dr. Faingold

By: Andrea Rosa In August, Jenks High School welcomed Dr. Noam Faingold as the newest addition to the music department staff. Faingold filled the role of high school orchestra director after Carol Lehman occupied the role for nearly 20 years.  Faingold brings a new, creative approach to directing orchestra that students have not seen in [...]