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Students dress up for the first day of school

Students dress up for the first day of school

Jaden Shemesh

August 13, 2018


Filed under Life

Many students utilized the first day back to school as a way to show off the best of their outfits.

Seniors display senior shirts

Seniors display senior shirts

Lauren Komar

August 10, 2018


Filed under Life, Top Stories

Seniors celebrate their last first-day of school by wearing shirts that say variations of 'Senior' and 'Class of 2019'.

Students celebrate at Pride

Students celebrate at Pride

John Doan

July 1, 2018


Filed under Life, Top Stories

In celebration of Pride Month, St. Petersburg hosted it’s 16th Pride Parade on June 23. It was one of many celebrations that took place in June to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and the challenges that the community has gone through. They have faced negativity, discrimination, and hate. But des...

Hillsborough hosts its first college decision day

Hillsborough hosts its first college decision day

Theontae Walton

May 30, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

The first ever college decision day was held April 12, to honor and recognize graduating seniors for deciding which college they plan to attend in the upcoming semesters. Family and friends were invited to watch as their seniors walked across the stage, as a representative from their chosen ...

Orchestra and band spring into the final concert of the year

Orchestra and band spring into the final concert of the year

Katie Delk

May 28, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

The familiar melody of the Mii Plaza theme song resounded in the auditorium. The band and orchestra’s Spring Concert began with small chambers who played popular pieces arranged by students. Over the span of weeks, the band has prepared theme songs from movies including The Incredibles, Rock...

The Fantasticks take the stage

The Fantasticks take the stage

Makayla Brown

May 26, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

This year, the drama department, run by Jeffery Pittard, put on a spring musical called The Fantasticks on April 17, 18 and 19. The musical was a variation of the classic Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare. The musical was filled with a variety of monologues, songs, and group numbers intended to break th...

Students are not allowed to order food deliveries

Students are not allowed to order food deliveries

Katie Delk

May 26, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

With the instructions to meet at Wilder Street and their cash or credit card in hand, countless students pick up their food from the uber driver. “I used to order food from McDonald's to the front of the school and I would go outside to pick it up,” freshman Ashley Garcia said. However, th...

Seniors Must Buy Their Cap and Gown ASAP

Seniors Must Buy Their Cap and Gown ASAP

Theontae Walton, Page Editor

May 4, 2018


Filed under 2017 Graduation, Humans of HHS, Life

With graduation quickly approaching, senior council and its sponsor April Fiore, begin to crack down on the many seniors who still have not purchased their cap and gown. Seniors were first able to purchase their cap and gowns back in October when two representatives from Herff Jones visited for 3...

What lies ahead for seniors

What lies ahead for seniors

Arianna McQueen and Fernando Rosas

May 3, 2018


Filed under Life

Many seniors are happy it’s the end of the year and ready for graduation, but some wonder what happens after high school. Being a high school senior is a crazy time in your life so many things might be happening within a family, with after school activities, planning to apply for college,...

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