The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Contest: Deadline for writing is December 6th. Deadline for artwork is January 6th. Stop by the GOAL Office, room 249A, for more information.
  • DECA is collecting new or clean, gently used coats, jackets, hats, scarves, and gloves from Monday, November 15th - Monday, November 29th. Donations may be placed in the collection bins located in the vestibule or in front of the main office. All donations benefit Pittsburgh’s Outreached Arms to help those in need.
The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

Kat Klinefelter

Kat Klinefelter, Staff Writer

After being Co-Editor in Chief of the NAEye their sophomore year, Kat is excited to spend her junior year writing for the Uproar. In the future, Kat dreams of creating nature documentaries like notable Shark Week videographer, Andy Casagrande. Outside of school she likes to perform in the NA musicals and has been in Lion King Jr., Titanic, 2021 Musical Review, and Mamma Mia. Kat also enjoys playing several instruments and spending time with friends and loved ones.

All content by Kat Klinefelter
Children are taught that the history of Thanksgiving is a story of friendship with a fairy tale ending.  The truth, however, is far more complicated.

The Troubled History of Thanksgiving

November 24, 2021

Thanksgiving bothers me.  My issue with it isn’t the part where people visit their families. It isn't being grateful for the things we received in the past year. It isn’t even the food, though...

As climbers know, school-sponsored sports are not the only athletic outlets available to students.

On the Ascent

November 16, 2021

A month ago, I wasn’t expecting to find myself suspended forty feet in the air in the same gym where I took gymnastics lessons twelve years ago. I wasn’t even expecting to have a weekly ritual of going...

The students in Mrs. Johnsons ALS class take a break from their bracelet-making fundraiser to show off their work.

All in the Wrist

October 28, 2021

When Special Education teacher Marybeth Johnson visited with her family friend, Angela Degnan, over the summer, she had no idea that her lessons plans for the first quarter of the upcoming fall semester...

Ahlam Weidman, the parent coordinator for the NA Musicals, is an ever-present face during show season.

Musical Mom

October 18, 2021

Ever wonder what it takes to put on a North Allegheny musical? Of course, there are the musical directors, choreographers, stage crew, and actors, but did you know that there is one more section of the...

The film adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical may leave fans disappointed.


September 30, 2021

From Broadway to the silver screen, the Dear Evan Hansen movie hit theaters last Friday.  The long-anticipated stage-to-screen musical follows Evan Hansen, a high school student with social anxiety....

Ms. Grecco, new to NASH, spends her day teaching 11th graders American history.

The Best of Both Worlds

September 16, 2021

Many people may know her as the bubbly social studies teacher who teaches World Cultures at NAI and Modern American History at NASH. She is a friendly face located on the third floor and is the embodiment...

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