Inklings News

Students Spell Out Compassion in Summer Play

Students Spell Out Compassion in Summer Play

Michael Mathis, Staff Writer

August 27, 2013

July 13 was a magical night at Toquet Hall. Laughs soared to the rafters, applause thundered aggressively. The whole event closed out with a tear-fi lled crowd watching on as a large check was given out to the rightful winner. It was the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Only, it really...

The Best Buddies Ball

The Best Buddies Ball

Ellie Mann, Staff Writer

May 11, 2013

On Saturday, May 11, the Westport chapter of Best Buddies hosted its third annual Best Buddies Ball at Staples. This year, the ball was sponsored by Westport Pizza, Bobby Q’s and Oscar’s Deli. On Saturday evening, Best Buddies chapters from across Fairfield County were invited to dance, sing, play ...

The Kandoo Band Plays at Media Lab, Best Buddies Ball

The Kandoo Band Plays at Media Lab, Best Buddies Ball

March 31, 2011

The Kandoo Band will appear on WWPT-FM’s Live From the Media Lab on Friday, April 1, to promote awareness of disabilities and will provide the music for the Best Buddies Ball at Staples High School on April 2. All of the Kandoo Band members were born with Williams Syndrome, a rare neurodevelopmental disord...

Making a difference, one club at a time

Making a difference, one club at a time

December 3, 2010

Alexandra O'Kane '13 Staff Writer Despite the fact that Mr. Dodig "absolutely does not mandate service," the vast majority of Staples students, through some organization, participate in charity. "Without any data to back me up, I can say that the amount of community service at Staples far exceeds th...

Join the discussion.
best buddies