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Welcome to the Blog for Dr. Ratliff-Principal of Knox Community High School. This Blog is created to share information with our community, parents and students. Many staff and community members assist with news and pictures for our blog. We thank them for the contributions they make to help us keep the community informed.







Monday, February 24, 2014

KHS Students visit historic site with KCES.

KHS students were able to partner with the Redskin Riot for a visit to South Bend historical sites.


The Center for History/Oliver Mansion/Studebaker Museum in South Bend.










Monday, February 10, 2014

KHS Girls Swimming & Diving Sectionals Update

The Knox High School Girls Swimming 200 Freestyle Relay Team qualified for the finals at sectionals that was held Saturday 2/8/2014 in Chesterton.  Morgan Brown did great...she placed 10th out of 15 (this was her first time diving at Sectionals). The Knox High School 200 Freestyle Relay team placed 8th (but they did beet their Personal Record by dropping 5 seconds).

Pictured:
Noelle Heise
Katelyn Eberhardt
Morgan Brown
Courtney Whitaker

JAG students participated in the Career Development Conference.

KHS - JAG students participated in the Career Development Conference. It is our pleasure to let you know that Sarah Horstman came in first in Writing Skills and will be competing at the State Level. In addition, Justin Reynolds came in second in Financial Literacy, and Kerstin Okeley came in third in employability skills. The Knox JAG Chapter also came in first in both the Banner and Commercial Competitions and will compete at the state level.

Students are:

Standing (L to R):  Chasity Griffith, Chelsea Butler, Joey Miller, Kerstin Okeley, Justin Reynolds, Cody Stacy, Erika Patrick, Laura Perez, Sarah Horstmann

Kneeling (L to R): Nolan Clark, Austyn Risner, Mollie Dollahan, Instructor

Way to go team!

Knox Wrestling - 3 students qualify for the Merrillville Semi-State.


IHSAA Wrestling Regional
Knox has had 3 students qualify for the Merrillville Semi-State.

195 Michael Sustaita 4th place
145 Eric Dan 2nd place
152 Jacob Krause 3rd place

KHS Winter Semi-Formal - Photos












Sunday, February 9, 2014

KHS Winter Semi-Formal - Scenes from the Dance Floor

Attendance was high and spirits soared at this year's Winter Semi-Formal. Special thanks to Rhonda Cavinder for all the work she put into making this possible. Also a shot-out to Aaron Cavinder for stepping in as a last minute DJ. Memories were made this night!

















Thursday, February 6, 2014