The Rocket

Alumni Reflect on Rocket Traditions

Myah Chaco, Staff

December 18, 2019

Homecoming is all about tradition as alumni return to revisit their high school days. John Marshall has changed in some big ways and stayed the same in others. Three JM teachers, Mrs. Pittenger, Mrs. Ollenburg, and Ms. Cassman...

Impeachment: Only the Facts

Impeachment: Only the Facts

December 18, 2019

Honors is Just One Option

Cole Norby, Staff

April 9, 2019

Being able to select one’s own classes is all part of high school. Students can explore their own interests and careers independently. However, some students prefer to search for a challenge in their education from the provid...

Migrant Caravan Marches Toward US Border

Cole Norby, Staff

December 11, 2018

Several thousand people: men, women, and children,have trudged in the boiling heat from Central America and Mexico toward the southern US border. Their goal? To leave their countries, which have been corrupted with gangs, drugs...

Sick Rhymes Dominate Our Times (Fo’ Shizzle)

Sahra Jilaow and Cole Norby

December 4, 2018

Does rap dominate today’s music culture? Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone, Drake, Juice WRLD and Travis Scott. All names that are heavily associated with our teenage culture. Rap music has been dominating today's music indus...

North Korea Means Business

Chris Kuester, Editor

May 23, 2018

The current leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, more commonly known as North Korea, has invited President Donald Trump for a political summit. This negotiation between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump is supposed...

March for Our Lives

Chris Kuester, Editor

May 16, 2018

On February 14th, tragedy struck a high school in Parkland, Florida. A former student, armed with an AR-15, went onto the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus and shot a total of 34 people, killing 17 of them, and injuring the other 17.