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Spotlights: Black History Month

Spotlights: Black History Month

By Marco Zapien, Copy Editor
Published March 15, 2024

Every year in February, Black History Month prompts the opportunity to celebrate the impact that Black Americans have had throughout history. Along with being a celebration this month also serves as...

Club Spotlight: French Honor Society

Club Spotlight: French Honor Society

By Tess Maloney, Managing Editor
Published January 12, 2024

La Société Honoraire de Français, or the French Honor Society, has taken the gift of giving back to another level this holiday season. Through collaborations with the Ronald McDonald House Charities...

Letter from the Editor

By Alexandra Buddendeck, Editor in Chief
Published June 2, 2023

It is nearly impossible for me to sum up my time at Justice High School, nonetheless, The Verdict, in one mere letter, as it cannot account for all the stressful after-school layout sessions and the celebratory...

Justice’s Ethiopian-Eritrean Club

By Abuk Thon Majok, Staff Writer
Published February 21, 2023

Ethiopian-Eritrean club is a place to learn more about Habesha culture. This club aims to share customs of the Ethiopian-Eritrean culture, such as music, food, dancing, and much more. Junior club member...

New Career Specialist: Deidra Anderson

By Abuk Thon Majok, Staff Writer
Published November 7, 2022

Deidra Anderson is the new career specialist at Justice High School. For six years, Anderson worked for a large non-profit organization, where she provided IT cyber security training to people between...

New IB Coordinator: Stephanie Bilimoria

By Lina Mohamed
Published November 7, 2022

Stephanie Bilimoria is welcomed as the new International Baccalaureate (IB) Coordinator at Justice High School. Bilimoria is from Michigan and didn't learn about the IB program until she moved to Washington...

SGA Spotlight: Selam Demeke

By Alexandra Buddendeck, Associate Business Manager
Published May 12, 2022

Sophomore Selam Demeke was voted as the junior class president for the 2022-2023 school year. Demeke plays soccer and basketball at Justice as well as being the historian of the Ethiopian-Eritrean Club.This...

SGA Spotlight: Melat Gebre

By Alexandra Buddendeck, Associate Business Manager
Published May 12, 2022

Junior Melat Gebre was elected as senior class president for Justice High School in the 2022-2023 school year. Gebre is a member of both the varsity girls basketball and lacrosse teams as well as the...

SGA Spotlight: Lauren Lai

By Alexandra Buddendeck, Associate Business Manager
Published May 12, 2022

Junior Lauren Lai was elected as Justice High School’s Executive President for the 2022-2023 school year. Lai participates in schoolwide activities such as Chamber Orchestra, Winter Track & Field,...

How Makda Dejene is GIVE-ing back to her community

By Grace Martin, News Editor 2020-2021
Published November 12, 2020

Makda Dejene, a junior at Justice High School, has found a great way to give back to her local community, while still staying safe in the midst of a pandemic. Dejene is one of the Executive Directors...

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