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No worries after Staples lockdown drill

Students participate in lockdown drill during period four on Thursday, March 24.

Brett Franklin, Assistant Business Manager

March 31, 2016

On March 24, the interim principal, Dr. Mark Karagus, announced on the loudspeaker, “Secure the school, secure the school,” and initiated a lockdown drill for all students and staff. The lockdown occurred during period four, and a special schedule was put in place to accommodate the lockdown. Due to the events ...

Staples executes lockdown drill smoothly

Staples executes lockdown drill smoothly

Kit Epstein, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

At 10:15 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26, Principal John Dodig announced on the loudspeaker to secure the school for a lockdown drill. All around Staples, teachers locked the doors of classrooms and turned off the lights while students took shelter on the ground, completely out of sight from the door and ...

Entering Summer with a Splash: Staples Student Life Guards Protect the Public

Entering Summer with a Splash: Staples Student Life Guards Protect the Public

June 12, 2010

Suzanne Kleine '11 News Editor spettacolopuro Summertime is a season of leisure: swimming in the pool, lying on the sand, and trying to get the perfect tan. Some students like Maddie Mafilios  ’11, plan to spend their summer watching these swimmers and lifeguarding. Student life guards work under ex...

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March 24, 2010

Michael Nussbaum '11 Sports Editor When a person walks into a building, rarely do they ever check to see if it is fire safe. Fire Inspector for the Westport Fire Department,  Nate Gibbons, explained how Staples High School, in particular,“meets the standards for fire safety.” Gibbons, who first s...

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