2017-2018 Staff

Angely Pena Padilla


Class of 2021! Extracurricular Activities: professional napper and snacker; I love the Thunderbolt because it allows me to meet new people; I like blue and pandas; "Stand up for what is right even if you stand alone"

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Mr. Dan Morris


Class of a Long Time Ago Extracurricular: Coaching football, wrestling, and basketball. Goofing off with my family. And traveling! Favorite part of the Thunderbolt: How else would I want to start a B Day?!?! Me: I wa...

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Avalon Skinner

Online Editor

I am part of International Baccalaureate, Congressional Award, Student Council, I dance, and love my cats. Thunderbolt is awesome because it gives unique voices in the school a way to express themselves that is not expected. My...

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Caitlyn Steen


Reporter; Class of 2021; Extracurricular activities: Cheering, babysitting, baking, learning Spanish Favorite part of the newspaper: I like looking at the extremely impressive photography on the EHS webpage. Quote:"Be who you...

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Steph Sommer

Senior Editor

Class of 2018! ; Extracurricular: Strolling Strings, Student Council, Congressional Award, DECA, FBLA, NHS, International Baccalaureate, volunteering at Black Dog Animal Rescue, employee at Iyah Learning Center; Favorite...

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McKenna Smith

Perspectives Editor

Perspectives Editor Class of 2018 Extracurricular:  Swimming, films, ice  cream scooper and bass player. Favorite part of Thunderbolt: Meeting new and interesting people and getting their perspectives on things. Quote: "...

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Yara Pena

News Editor

Class of 2018! Extracurricular Activities: binge watch Netflix, hang out with my friends; What I like about the Thunderbolt is that I can challenge myself to write more expressive stories; "Believe in yourselves, dream, try, do...

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Anton Hastings

Photo Editor

Class of 2019! Extracurricular Activities: Indoor Track; I like The Thunderbolt because there is a good array of variety that comes with it; I like girls and photography; "What it do, baby boo?"-Anton Hastings

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Maisie Christensen

Asst. Sports Editor

Class of 2020! Extracurricular Activities: hanging out with my cat and my friends; The Thunderbolt teaches me new ways to creative writing; "Edgy"; "What it do, baby boo?"-Anton Hastings

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Landon Bosch

Sports Editor

Class of 2018 Cross country runner, viola player for strolling strings, and nature enthusiast.  The best part of the Thunderbolt is displaying our amazing student body.  I deliver "Freaky Fast" sandwiches for Jimmy John's. ...

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