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Restricted Call – Teachers Address Cell Phone Use In Class

Restricted Call – Teachers Address Cell Phone Use In Class

October 1, 2010

Alix Neenan ’12 Features Editor When students walk into Catalina DeLuca’s Spanish class, they don’t text, they don’t check their email or Facebook, and they don’t play Brick Breaker. Instead, they put their phones in the right corner of their desk. “It’s working very w...

New Games Coming to a Controller Near You

May 28, 2010

Jon Watson '12 Staff Writer COD. It’s not your mom calling you to a fish dinner, it’s the greatest video game in the world, and its newest version is coming. Soon. In fact, this year promises the return to the world of gaming of several much-loved series, namely Gears of War, Fable and the Fam...

New Comment Added to Third Quarter Interim Progress Reports

March 15, 2010

Carlie Schwaeber '12 Web News Editor On March 5, 2010, Interim Progress Reports (IPR) were sent out to all the students of Staples High School.  The usual comments such as “An absolute gem; always sparkling”, or, “Test grades are inconsistent” are not surprising, as students are used to s...

Sexts From Last Night: When Cell Phones and Teenage Hormones Mix

Sexts From Last Night: When Cell Phones and Teenage Hormones Mix

February 24, 2010

Becca Bobrow '11 & Farrel Levenson '11 Opinions Editors *Names have been changed to protect the privacy of the students.  Vanessa Hudgens has done it. Tiger Woods has done it. And Staples students have done it. In a society influenced by the media and dominated by technology, instead of interacting in person, teenagers are sending explicit photographs and me...

Student Suspended for Improper Cell Phone Usage

Student Suspended for Improper Cell Phone Usage

February 23, 2010

Rachel Guetta Copy Editor & Staff Writer Within the reach of almost every teenager, there is a tool that can cause unintentional harm—school suspensions and, according to Connecticut law, fines. Cell phones: powerful tools for communication, and a way to get in a lot of trouble. Recently, a Staples student was suspende...

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