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New Coaching Staff Leads Girls’ Volleyball Team

New Coaching Staff Leads Girls’ Volleyball Team

Matt Martinez-Sutton, Comedy Editor

October 3, 2017

After coaching the Girls’ Volleyball Team for two years, science teacher Kjirsten Walt decided to step down as head coach following the birth of her son, Leif. Now, the team welcomes two new coaches, physics teacher Steve Kaback and Mikayla O’Connor, who played club volleyball at the University...

Building a Strong Language Foundation

Building a Strong Language Foundation

Matt Martinez Sutton, Opinions Editor

February 9, 2017

Communication, intelligence, cultural appreciation, and empathy. These are just a few things that set language classes apart from the rest of the student itinerary.     Although language classes can often feel like one more item on the checklist to impress colleges, learning and teaching a different l...

Shifting schedules

Shifting schedules

Louis Cosentino and Matt Martinez-Sutton

March 18, 2016

Starting next year, the school schedule will change. The administration has chosen to begin school at 8:00 AM and 8:30 AM, respectively. This will give students ten extra minutes of sleep or meeting time. Most of the student body believes that a 5-minute homeroom is more of a nuisance than a productive...

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