The Eclipse

The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

Junior+Kasey+Palmer%2C+co-editor+in+chief%2C+shows+previous+yearbook+covers.+For+%2470%2C+buyers+this+year+will+receive+two+hardcover+books%2C+one+of+which+will+be+given+out+in+May.
Back to Article
Back to Article

The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

Junior Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief, shows previous yearbook covers. For $70, buyers this year will receive two hardcover books, one of which will be given out in May.

Junior Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief, shows previous yearbook covers. For $70, buyers this year will receive two hardcover books, one of which will be given out in May.

IMAGE / Makenzie Boillat

Junior Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief, shows previous yearbook covers. For $70, buyers this year will receive two hardcover books, one of which will be given out in May.

IMAGE / Makenzie Boillat

IMAGE / Makenzie Boillat

Junior Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief, shows previous yearbook covers. For $70, buyers this year will receive two hardcover books, one of which will be given out in May.

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Students can experience something that’s never been done before — buying a 2018-19 yearbook.

Wait. What?

Yes, this year’s yearbook is unique because it’s going to be published as two books.

The first book will cover the school year from August to the end of January. It will include students’ school pictures, Homecoming, and fall sports. Also, there is a section for signatures, so students may have their books signed by friends and teachers before the school year ends.

The first yearbook will be given out to students in May.

The second yearbook will include all winter and spring sports along with school actives and clubs. Staff pictures will be included in this book, as well.

The second yearbook will be distributed before the 2019-2020 school year starts.

The (yearbook) covers were specially designed, and we had a designer come in and help us.”

— Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief

Staff members are working hard to make the new yearbooks appealing to their peers.

Junior Kasey Palmer, co-editor in chief, said the yearbook cover is nothing like before.

“The covers were specially designed, and we had a designer come in and help us,” Palmer said. “I think a lot more people will be interested in them because they look a lot cooler.”

In addition, the yearbooks this year will have pictures students can scan with an app called Yearbook AR.

This gives students the ability to watch videos inserted into the yearbook. Some of the videos include clips of choir concerts, band concerts, and other student activities.

But if you want one of these unique yearbooks, you have to act fast because the deadline to purchase a book is much sooner this year than in the past.

The last opportunity to buy a yearbook is Jan. 25.

Yearbooks cost $70, but students will be able to make payments throughout the school year as long as the book is paid off by May.

At the end of the year, there may be a few extras. Therefore, Ms. Kari Shaw, yearbook adviser, recommends buying one before January.

“Yearbooks are the only record of the school year,” Shaw said. “Every year is different. Everyone should have a yearbook every year.”

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Contributor
Makenzie Boillat, Reporter

Birthday: July 23, 2001

Hobbies/Interests: Cheer, going on walks, and watching Netflix.

Favorite Quote: "Nothing can dim the light that shines from within."...

Leave a Comment

Your first and last name are required. (Your email address will not be published.) Comments should foster healthy discussions. Personal attacks or profanity are not allowed. For further policies and a list of prohibited comments, see The Eclipse policies on the "About Us" page. It may take 24 to 72 hours before the post is approved for publication.

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Left
  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Vietnamese exchange student makes friends easily

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Study tips to help you rock your exams

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    French student’s dream comes true

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Italian exchange student Amato loves to travel

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Kaneshiro experiences immense culture shift in America

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Students celebrate differently during the holidays

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Three treats to bring cheer this holiday season

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Students are not enthusiastic about New Year’s Eve

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    Taco Bell voted best fast food option in Eclipse survey

  • The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year

    Student Life

    It’s that time to think about New Year’s resolutions

Navigate Right
The student news site of Kearsley High School in Flint, Michigan
The Echo will publish two yearbooks instead of one this year