The Zephyr celebrates 2018 edition

Courtney Brown

June 7, 2018

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On June 3, Derby High’s Creative Arts Magazine, The Zephyr, released its 2018 edition. Students can access it by going to the Derby High School website and clicking on “Students,” then “Web Links.” Monica Swift’s creative writing c...

Forsberg’s legacy of care sure to be remembered

May 31, 2018

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(Derby High's Sawyer Clifton, a 21st Century Journalism student, wrote this as part of his final project.) When it comes to teaching not many have what it takes. Of the few brave men and women of education Michelle Forsberg...

Belsan brings life experiences into classroom

May 30, 2018

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Derby High senior Zach Bynum, a 21st Century Journalism student, wrote this as part of his final project. While passing by the decorated door of room M-14 in Derby High School, you wouldn’t immediately guess that you’re passing ...

Brown’s passion for art comes through in the classroom

May 25, 2018

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Derby senior Ashley Heady, a 21st Century Journalism student, wrote this feature as part of her final project. Natalie Brown is a passionate artist and teacher who is always looking to learn and teach about the many differ...

Moore will be missed at Derby

May 23, 2018

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When assistant principal Travis Moore is on the intercom, even the most tired students become alert when they hear his booming voice say: “It’s a great day to be a Panther!” Known for his energy, Moore is able to liven...

Journalism student of the day: Jillian Wedman

May 22, 2018

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From the moment that sophomore Jillian Wedman entered journalism as a freshman, she made an impact. The impact has been felt with her mere presence. She has a delightful personality, is usually upbeat and is quick to tu...

Graduation: Return to elementary school a rite of passage for Derby High grads

Jordan Cornell, Panther's Tale editor

May 22, 2018

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On May 16, five Derby High seniors returned to their elementary school. The graduates -- Jade Johnson, Rileigh Mahoney, Lexi Winkle, Summer Reece and Hannah Berk -- walked through the school as elementary students clapped ...

Coffey leaving Derby after two years

Briantae Crockett, Panther's Tale writer

May 22, 2018

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Emily Coffey is moving to Seattle after two years teaching at Derby High. “The rumors are true: my husband and I will be moving to Seattle in July. While we are so excited about this move, I will definitely miss DHS,” Coffey wrote i...

Sophomores discuss their summer plans

Chloe Brown

May 21, 2018

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