Inderkum Students Launch Kindness Campaign in Response to Apparent Suicide

IMG_8218.JPGBY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Inderkum High School students put in motion a campaign of kindness today in response to a classmate’s apparent suicide. “There are notes all over the atrium, in the restrooms, in every... Read More >

New Bike Tech Class Offered at Inderkum High School

Instructor Brian Ray hosts a Bike Tech open house at Inderkum on Monday, August 18. / Photo: Dan MotherspawBY ABBEY HARDING, NNTMA FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ| @natomasbuzz A new Bike Tech class is being offered this year at Inderkum High School. The class is a partnership between the North Natomas Transportation Management Association and Natomas Unified School District.... Read More >

Three Natomas Buzz Interns Awarded Scholarships

mygradsBY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Three graduating seniors have been awarded journalism scholarships by THE NATOMAS BUZZ. The Natomas-area students worked as interns for the online newspaper during the 2013-14 school year. Inderkum graduate Valentine Carrillo,... Read More >

Kudos: Inderkum Athlete Advances to State Track Meet

athinamccaskelPHOTO BY TREVOR HORN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Inderkum High School student athlete Athina McCaskel finished second in girls high jump after clearing a height of 5-5 at the Master’s track and field meet on May 30. McCaskel advances... Read More >

Inderkum High Athlete Races Toward Comeback Finish

Inderkum High School senior Mariah Burke competing in the 400-meter dash at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II/III championships at Bella Vista High School in Fair Oaks on May 23. / Courtesy PhotoBY TREVOR HORN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Two years ago, Mariah Burke was the cusp of something great. Burke was a sophomore at Inderkum High School. She qualified for the Sac-Joaquin Section Track and Field Championships in the 400-meter... Read More >

McCaskel Leads Inderkum to Masters Track Meet

buzzprepsportsreportBY TREVOR HORN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled the names of athletes Raekwon Turner and Ontaria Smith. We regret the error. A total of 10 members of the Inderkum High School track... Read More >

Event Kicks Off Free Summer Meal Program in Natomas

summerfoodserviceTHE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated June 1, 2014 The Natomas Unified School District will kick off its free summer meal program with a special event next week at American Lakes Elementary School. A free barbecue lunch for children 18... Read More >

Free Peer Tutoring Helps Inderkum Students Succeed

ihstutor1BY VALENTINA CARRILLO, IHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A new Tiger Tutorial Program at Inderkum High School has been boosting the campus culture aimed at academic success. What started as a senior project idea has evolved into a... Read More >

Former Inderkum Football Player Drafted by Seahawks

Photo by Ernie Anderson, SDSU PhotographyBY TREVOR HORN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz When Eric Pinkins made a trip to Seattle earlier this spring, he snapped photos while telling NFL Seahawks general manager John Schneider the trip marked “a once in lifetime opportunity.” When Pinkins... Read More >

Natomas Drop Out Rates Decline, Grad Numbers Up

BY OJASWI ADHIKARI, NHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Natomas Unified School District cut dropout rates by nearly 50 percent and boosted graduation rates, according to data from the California Department of Education. “We started and finished the... Read More >

Inderkum Seniors Celebrate College Acceptance Letters

ihsletterday3BY VALENTINA CARRILLO, IHS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Inderkum High School seniors were recently recognized as part of a new school tradition – a college signing day ceremony. The ceremony, held May 2, recognized about 120 graduating seniors... Read More >

Natomas Students Receive Technology Scholarships

scholarship2THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Four Natomas-area high schoolers have been awarded technology scholarships in the form of brand-new Chromebooks. Natomas High School senior Isis G. Cuevas and Inderkum High seniors Evelyn Cano, Tadewos Getachew and Charnpreet Singh were recently... Read More >

For a Good Cause: Guns vs. Hoses Game in Natomas

gunsvhoses2014THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Sacramento-area firefighters and law enforcement will go head to head during the annual Guns & Hoses basketball game set for Friday, April 25 at Inderkum High School. The Guns & Hoses organization has teamed up... Read More >

Inderkum Music Program Makes Joyful Noise at Epcot

inderkumband2  THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Inderkum High School Symphonic Band and Orchestra is pictured here performing today, April 10 at Disney’s Epcot in Orlando, Florida. Thanks to Aleeza Mae for sharing these photos with THE NATOMAS BUZZ via... Read More >