Introduction to Journalism News

First year English and Language Arts teacher Craig West, along with his class of six underclass students in Introduction to Journalism, is bringing the Deer Park student newspaper, The Deer Parker, into the digital age.

Turning Time Tables

March 8, 2017

This school year, Deer Park classroom time is ticking away. Before the new school year began, officials said it was time for a later start time.     La...

Parkers Excitement Grows

March 8, 2017

With Parkers auditions wrapping up, multiple freshmen dashed to the sign-up sheets to try and make their first year in high school close out in an interesting way.. The stude...

Teachers have several struggles inside and outside the classroom. The job of an educator doesn’t end at 3 p.m Monday through Friday. Several hours of work has to be don...

With about four months left until May 25, seniors are about to cross the finish line of their final semester of high school. Only four months left of school are required by l...

Since 2007, Deer Park High School has undergone changes, ranging from a $2.5 million athletic complex to broadening the academics program with five new Career Academy courses...

Picture Perfect

March 8, 2017

In addition to several other clubs in Deer Park the Photography Club is making a picture perfect beginning this year. On November 15, 2016 opened a plethora of new opportunit...

Vivacious Volunteers

March 8, 2017

Over a dozen juniors and seniors use their 7th bell to volunteer at places all over the community. Volunteers go to Amity Elementary, Holmes Elementary, Carriage Courts Retir...

Professeur de Français

March 8, 2017

Over 220 million people around the world speak the language of French. In the community of Deer Park there’s one teacher who brings the language to life. As she brings ...

Running the Classroom

March 8, 2017

Miss Weisenborn, eighth grade English teacher and junior high track coach, teaches kids inside and outside of school. Beginning in the year of 2015, she started teaching the ...

An Incredible Transition

March 8, 2017

From the depths of Mexico to the inner workings of a small town this young Deer Park student Carlos Cupul, has managed to overcome not only an entirely new school but also th...

Southwest to Midwest

March 8, 2017

Moving is considered one of life’s most stressful events as is, but moving across the country into a new unfamiliar place is a whole different ball game.   ...

Brenda Livingston, kindergarten teacher and color guard director at Deer Park, dedicates all of her time to her children, whether that is at school teaching six year olds or ...

Instead of students wasting their time sleeping off this upcoming winter break, they could be out doing multiple fun activities that Deer Park has to offer. Many students are...

A Splash of Spirit

December 16, 2016

This week, the halls of Deer Park High School are flooded with more than just students and teachers. Students are wearing wacky clothes each day, and some of the teachers are...

Mr. Moore, the freshman World Studies teacher at DPHS juggles teaching, coaching, and being a father of three throughout the school year. Moore works from 7:30am to 3:15p...

A Foreign Feast For All

November 18, 2016

The Deer Park International Club is kicking off its November 9th meeting with a Thanksgiving potluck gathering. DPIC members will bring dishes from all around the world to sh...

Funnies at Fall Play

November 18, 2016

This year’s fall play won’t be conducted by Mrs. Godwin. Although she has managed the play for years in the past, it seems there is a new plot twist. One of Mrs. ...

Bowling Gets Us Rolling!

November 18, 2016

Now that fall sports are over, winter sports are now going to be taking over at Deer Park, including bowling. The 2016-2017 bowling season is about to be underway. The players a...

Can't Hide That Wildcat Pride

November 18, 2016

After not placing last year at the CHL Cheer Competition, the Deer Park varsity cheer squad is determined to redeem themselves by winning the first place trophy at this year&...

Winter Festivities in The Park

November 18, 2016

Halloween may have only been on Monday, but the winter holiday excitement is already sneaking its way in; the season of giving, hot chocolate, and A Christmas Story on repeat...

DP Dancing Wildcats

November 18, 2016

Deer Park High School girls’ dance team has many exciting routines planned for this season. The dancers have been busting their butts since early in the school year to ...

Starting for The Slopes

November 18, 2016

One of the events that students look forward to the most during each school year is the trip to Perfect North Slopes in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. The trip is offered at the end ...

This year, the Deer Park choir program has a new teacher, meaning they will have a new Holiday Concert.     Ms. Kramer is the new DP choir director, instruc...

Team Work Makes the Dream Work

November 18, 2016

Women’s Basketball is just around the corner at Deer Park High School, and with a new season comes new changes to the team.   Both JV and Varsity have alre...