The Johnson Courier - Newspaper/Journalism Club
The Jounson Couier is Johnson High School's main news provider. It is associated with a class, Intro to Journalism, and the after school club. The Courier puts together a monthly newspaper and is now beginnig to air weekly advertisements.
Who: Anyone enrolled in the class already participates, but the after school club is always looking for new photographers, interviewers, designers, artists, and writers. Even if you're not sure that you're interested, you should stop by and give this group a try!
What: The group conducts interviews, takes pictures and videos, writes short stories, reviews and reports.
When: The group meets officially on Wednesdays after school, but students are welcome to stop by any day. The class is taught all year long (1st hour).
Where: Meetings (and the class) are held in room 2110.
Advisor: Mr. Olvera
Our news broadcats can also be found on our youtube channel: theJHSnews
The videos on youtube run up to 720HD, be sure to like us!
You can also download and view the news here!
Friday (1.13.17) Announcements - here's an interview with: Genysis Works members, one of the Speech Team advisors, and Mr. Norby for a chance to join Genius Squad.
Friday (12.2.16) Announcements - This issue talks about Poetry-Out-Loud, what's happening in the CCRC, a reminder about a last chance to go to Europe, An interview with speech team advisor, and an update on yesterday's car accident.
Thursday (11.17.16) Announcements - This episode covers: the Johnson Play, an interview with the wrestling team, upcoming scholarships in the CCRC, and a reminder about parking.
Friday (11.04.16) Announcements - This episode includes: an interview with Hmong Club, a reporter on getting rid of library fines for free, an interview on upcoming CCRC events, a discussion on updating your iPad, and information about where to park out back.
Friday (10.28.16) - This issue covers the award that JROTC has won, morning tutoring in the lunchroom, a review the girls' volleyball season, info on Poetry-Out-Loud, and registration for 3M Insteps Program.
Friday (9.30.16) Announcements - The episode covers what College Possible is, who won the door decoration contest, what's going on in the CCRC, and an interview to learn about the tutoring program.
Friday (9.23.16) Announcements - New bathrooms are reviewed, the volleyball team is interviewed, the football team gives us an update, SADD talks about a fundraiser they're starting, Spirit week is examined, and we learn about the cheerleaders.