The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

Sarah Klosky

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer

Sarah Klosky is a junior at NASH and this is her first year on The Uproar. She wrote for NAEye during her sophomore year. Outside of school, she is a cheerleader for NA and works at Target. Some of her hobbies include listening to music in the car with friends, shopping, and baking.

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Junior year is full of both memories and lessons, both of which NASH students will carry far into their futures.

10 Reflections on a Challenging Year

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer May 31, 2023

Although every year consists of change, junior year has sparked the most growth in me. My mindset has matured and conformed in ways that only going through 11th grade can do. Junior year undeniably fits...

Ugg Slippers are one of the very popular trends among many NASH students.

NASH, Trending!

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer May 15, 2023

In a world of constantly emerging fads, high schools are often the first to jump on trends. NASH is no exception. The moment something becomes popular, it is almost guaranteed that NASH students will catch...

Ms. Hartung serves up a wrap on the deli line.

Let’s Do Lunch

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer May 2, 2023

For students, going through the lunch line is just a small part of their day. However, for the lunch staff at North Allegheny, a lot of time and dedication goes into the interactions they have with students...

The young girl, Madeleine McCann, abducted in 2007.

In Search of Justice and Identity

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer April 25, 2023

Madeleine McCann, a British child abducted at the age of three, is a name that filled the news 15 years ago. Labeled as “the most heavily reported missing person case in modern history,” most had lost...

Pittsburgh is now set to ban plastic bags beginning October 14th, 2023.

In the Bag

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer April 10, 2023

For people like NASH junior Abs Ziegenfuss, making the permanent switch to plastic-free bags when shopping has been easy. “It really is not that big of an effort for me personally," she said. "I’m...

A Long, Warm Winter

A Long, Warm Winter

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer March 8, 2023

It is almost unheard of for students who have experienced Pittsburgh winters. One lone snow day. Anticipating the early-morning phone call declaring a snow day is one of the most enjoyable parts of...

Juniors are currently choosing their senior year classes and meeting with their counselors to discuss their plans.

On Schedule

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer February 16, 2023

When it comes to NASH students choosing their classes for senior year, it usually goes one of two ways. For many, their senior year is taking a compilation of tougher AP courses. While for many others,...

In the month of January, North Allegheny presented three consecutive four-day weeks.

Opinion: Why not make the four-day week permanent?

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writers January 27, 2023

North Allegheny started the 2023 school year right, by gifting the student body three consecutive four-day weeks. For me, however, this month was more than a gift. It was eye-opening. For the majority...

Criminal minds is a very popular, long-running show, that many NASH students enjoy.

On the Criminal Minds Reboot

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer January 20, 2023

Most NASH students are familiar with Criminal Minds, the very popular television series. Being a relevant part of our pop culture, it seems as if it was a show that has grown up with us. Making its premiere...

Many people find themselves hooked on sugar and the sensations it gives them.

The Sweet Spot

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer January 9, 2023

Have you ever picked up your favorite processed sweet treat and felt that you could not have just one? The truth is, that is not by chance, and you are not to blame.   Many companies intend for this...

At a Premium

At a Premium

Sarah Klosky and Lauren Lentz December 14, 2022

Is Taylor Swift the problem in “Anti-Hero” or is it Ticketmaster? 26 fans of Swift are suing Ticketmaster, claiming that the company intentionally sold an overabundance of tickets to take advantage...

Opinion: Should gym be required?

Opinion: Should gym be required?

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer December 5, 2022

Physical education at North Allegheny offers units and activities that many other schools do not offer, such as swimming and tennis. For students who do not have the opportunity to be physically active...

There are many differing opinions regarding school start times among NASH students.

Starting Over

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer November 14, 2022

Walking into school at 7:00 AM, long before the sun has even broken the horizon, you may question the purpose of such an early start to class. It's been this way for as long as you can remember, though,...

With the stress of 11th grade weighing many NASH juniors down, going home and listening to music can lead to a better day.

Mindful Music

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

I share an unordinary opinion with most people: I really love music. I enjoy most genres and will never turn down an opportunity to blast it in the car with my friends. But many students are unaware...

Students were directed to enter through the front of NASH to take the PSAT on Saturday morning.

The PSAT in Review

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writers October 18, 2022

Last Saturday brought an early wake-up call for the junior class, and the PSAT proctors were at NASH to greet them. Students who voluntarily took the exam were expected to be ready inside of the test room...

Kanye West recent struggles have become fodder for entertainment, but they point toward a serious problem.

Opinion: Kanye’s Apology

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer October 12, 2022

On Good Morning America, Kanye West publicly apologized to Kim Kardashian for the aggressive social media posts he has consecutively directed towards her after their divorce in February 2021. The Graduation...

After reigning for 70 years, Queen Elizabeth II passed away at 96.

Remembering Queen Elizabeth II

Sarah Klosky, Staff Writer September 16, 2022

After 70 dedicated years on the throne, the Royal Family announced earlier this month that UK's longest-reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, serenely passed away at the age of 96. She had been Queen of...

With the expansion of available parking spots, along with a required safety presentation over the summer, student drivers at NASH are finding the commute to and from school to be less of a concern this year.

New parking procedures favored by seniors

Lauren Lentz and Sarah Klosky September 12, 2022

Although it can be hard to muster energy when sitting on Route 19 waiting for the light to turn green, NASH students can breathe more easily when it comes to parking at school this year. With new procedures...

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