The Criterion

Online classes offer learning options
Destiny Kahl, Criterion Reporter • December 7, 2021

Some of Craig’s students are taking online classes.  These students take online classes in the school buildings.  Each student has their own paces during online classes.  “If a student...

Who is Washingtons Heir Today? The results arent what you would expect.
Who is Washington's Heir Today? The results aren't what you would expect.
Oliver Kohn, Reporter, photographer • December 9, 2021

There is a myth that when Washington became president, he first declined an offer to become the first King of America as "King George I". This isn't actually true; Washington...

Factions of History: Their Story Then and Now
Factions of History: Their Story Then and Now
Oliver Kohn, Reporter, photographer • October 14, 2021

Some people say that money is a necessary and useful part of life; a part of advanced civilization. Others say that it is the root of all of the world's problems. Both points...

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Ugly sweaters take over Craig
Ugly sweaters take over Craig
David Holmquist, Criterion Adviser • December 15, 2021

On Tuesday, Dec. 14, Craig's students and staff celebrated the holidays by wearing their wore ugly sweaters. Enjoy this gallery of images!

ASL Club immerses members in sign language
Destiny Kahl, Criterion Reporter • November 1, 2021

One of Craig’s growing organizations is the American Sign Language (ASL) club. Math teacher Emily Knoerr is the advisor. Currently, the club has 28 members.  A few years ago, some students asked Knoerr to start an ASL...

Homecoming Dance 2021
Homecoming Dance 2021
October 11, 2021
Homecoming Parade 2021
Homecoming Parade 2021
October 11, 2021
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Cougar swimmers take down Parker
Cougar swimmers take down Parker
Destiny Kahl, Reporter • January 6, 2022

Craig’s boys swim season is in full swing. The team is making some waves and started with season with two victories.  On Friday, Dec. 3, they defeated rival Parker by a score of 100-68. The next...

Craig swimmers headed to State
November 12, 2021

Craig will be represented at the WIAA Division 1 state swim meet, which takes place on Saturday, Nov. 13, at Waukesha South High School starting at 3:30. At the sectional meet in Milton on Saturday,...

Two represent Craig at state tennis tournament
Destiny Kahl, Reporter • October 18, 2021

Two of Craig’s tennis players, freshman Rya Arreazola and senior Allison Grund, competed at the state tennis tournament from Thursday, Oct. 17 to Saturday, Oct. 19.  They were among 64 players who...

Winning quarterback senior Hunter Klietz holds the Monterey Rock trophy following the Cougars 27-23 win over Parker on Sept. 24, 2021.
Rock Reclaimed: Cougars take down Vikings in rivalry game
David Holmquist, Criterion Adviser • September 27, 2021

The Monterey Rock is coming back to Craig. On a cold and rainy Friday, Sept. 24 night at Monterey Stadium, the Cougars defeated the Parker Vikings 27-23. They had to come from behind to do it. With...

Cougar Comics #18
Inspired by real events
Cougar Comics #18
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • January 10, 2022

Cougar Comics #17
Cougar Comics #17
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • January 10, 2022

Cougar Comics #10
Cougar Comics #10
Molly Schroeder, Artist and Reporter • February 24, 2021

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