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IB seniors wear senior-themed shirts for the first day of school

IB seniors wear senior-themed shirts for the first day of school

Jaden Shemesh and Diadelys Mena

August 14, 2019

With many seniors creating special themes for their t-shirts such as the "Friends" logo, hundreds of photos were taken to celebrate their last-first day of high school.

MULTIMEDIA: Students and teachers prepare for the new year at open house

MULTIMEDIA: Students and teachers prepare for the new year at open house

Jaden Shemesh

August 11, 2019

Incoming and returning students were welcomed at open house on Aug. 8. As students prepared to speak with teachers and receive their schedules, performances by the Big Red Band, dancerettes and color guard filled the auditorium with applause. After a speech from Principal Gary Brady regarding the upcoming...

Tips for studying for exams

Tips for studying for exams

Asher Montgomery

May 19, 2019

As we enter exam season, the need to hit the books becomes more and more urgent. Start your studying right with a few study tips to maximize the effectiveness.  ...

How to reduce your level of carbon emissions

How to reduce your level of carbon emissions

Diadelys Mena

May 19, 2019

Climate change: a significant long-term change in the expected patterns of average weather. Today, climate change is the biggest threat to the future of the earth and every living thing that inhabits it. Without the necessary actions and attention scientists predict the damages of climate change will...

Jackson Roberts: Medical Volunteer

Jackson Roberts: Medical Volunteer

Jaden Shemesh

February 21, 2019

Fifty people are crammed into an air conditioner-less church. The heat is unbearable. A man incessantly touches his eye, trying to indicate that it’s numb. Despite the language barrier, a small medical team soon understands the man’s message and begins to treat him. Among nearly five other me...

De’Narjae Womack: The Welder

De’Narjae Womack: The Welder

Ceejay Liberatore

February 20, 2019

De’Narjae Womack is a junior and welds at school. He was inspired in the eighth grade by his uncle who helps him while he is in the welding program. “He gives me the proper equipment I need and tips and advice, also we do little projects,” he said. To Womack, the program and teacher James Mart...

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