To Munch or Not to Munch: Healthy Snacks to Boost Your Energy!

To Munch or Not to Munch: Healthy Snacks to Boost Your Energy!

By: Grace Abraham Snacking. Whether it's periodically throughout the day or at 2 am, we all do it. But are you looking for snacks that don't cause oversnacking or create health problems you don’t need? Perfect! Because this story is for you!  Healthy eating is so much more than just choosing the healthiest foods. It [...]

Staying In Dress Code During In-Class Education

Staying In Dress Code During In-Class Education

By: Emma Zeller Each day as students are getting ready for school, something is running through their minds: the dress code. Dress codes ensure that students stay modest in class, updating frequently to better mandate the styles.  Recently, Jenks updated its dress code. The school consulted different groups of students at JHS that made up [...]

Trojans Work Hard for the Money: Working Students at Jenks

Trojans Work Hard for the Money: Working Students at Jenks

By: Hayden Alexander There are many firsts in High School. The first football game, first car, and your first job. Receiving that initial paycheck after applications, interviews, and many laborious hours marks your debut into adulthood. Like many things in 2020, student jobs have been impacted by the pandemic. Jenks students however have been hard [...]

Dad Chats Episode 7: Luke Gray Shreds the Squawk Box

Dad Chats Episode 7: Luke Gray Shreds the Squawk Box

https://dad-chats.simplecast.com/episodes/luke-gray-shreds-the-squawk-box By Jordan McCown "How's the air up there?" is what we would ask tall man Luke Gray, if we were a show of hacks, WHICH WE'RE NOT! Instead, we asked sensitive, thoughtful questions about life, love, and little ones. And also, how tall are you? We start off funky with our Dad Song of [...]

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 [...]