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High Stakes, Higher GPAs

High Stakes, Higher GPAs

October 1, 2010

Image by Feras Hares via Flickr Editorial There’s something vaguely disturbing about the number of kids who take AP classes simply to boost their GPAs. However, these classes also come with a significant amount of coursework, so to truly reap the benefits of the higher–weighted AP classes requires student...

Wreckers Admit Defeat After High Intensity Battle Against Wilton Warriors

Luke Andriuk '11 makes a save for the Wreckers.| Photo contributed by Anna Andriuk

February 1, 2010

Emily Goldberg '12 Web Sports Editor After putting forth their best effort, the Staples-Weston co-op boy’s hockey team fell to an unfortunate defeat against the Wilton Warriors on Jan. 30. The high scoring game ended at 10 – 8 in Wilton’s favor. Head Coach Ralph Unker had confidence in his t...

Haiti: How You Can Help

A woman walks bodies pulled out from the rubbles of a building that collapsed after the earthquake that rocked Port au Prince on January 12. Photo Morco Dormino

January 27, 2010

Shannon Moss '11 and Carlie Schwaeber '12 Web News Editors On January 12, 2010, a 7.0-magnitude earthquake devastated Haiti, killing an estimated 180,000 in Port-au-Prince alone. The earthquake left the country in ruins, destroying entire regions and causing an uproar of chaos throughout the...

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