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Best places to work this summer

Best places to work this summer

May 9, 2017

By Erin Lynch '18 and Camryn Ragland '18 Summer is coming up soon, which means freedom from the classroom, an end to hours of homework, and a stress free break from reality. But, with hours to spare comes the need for a job. The Westport job market is hard to navigate for teens looking to work, bu...

Early Release: Students Plan to graduate early

December 3, 2010

Casey Haffner, currently a junior at Staples, will not be attending school for the entire third and fourth quarter of her senior year. She also will not be graduating with the rest of the class of 2012. Instead, Haffner is graduating from Staples in January of her senior year. "When I decided that I...

Entrepreneurial Students Start Their Own Businesses

Entrepreneurial Students Start Their Own Businesses

November 12, 2010

When the school year ended and summer began, Rob DiBarto ’11 and Sam Reznik ’11 were still working hard. “Last year I went to my guidance counselor…[and] she said ‘[if] you’re applying [to colleges] for business, really the best thing to do is start your own business,’” Reznik said. Reznik,...

Looming Deadlines: Early applications add to busy lives of seniors

Looming Deadlines: Early applications add to busy lives of seniors

October 22, 2010

Alexandra O’Kane ’13 Staff Writer   With deadlines of Nov. 1 and Nov. 15 drawing near, seniors who are applying early decision to college find their college application stress growing. According to Guidance Counselor Victoria Capozzi, students at Staples tend to apply to school early because ...

Add/Drop Day FAQ with Guidance Counselor P.J. Washenko

Add/Drop Day FAQ with Guidance Counselor P.J. Washenko

September 28, 2010

Liana Sonenclar '14 and Brielle Hutchison '14 Staff Writers Guidance counselor, P.J. Washenko answers Inklings’ questions about Staples’ Add/Drops days. Q: What is Add/Drop day? A: An opportunity to drop a class or rearrange your schedule Q: When is the deadline to add and/or...

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