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Students React to Computerized Schedules

Students React to Computerized Schedules

June 3, 2011

On Wed., June 1, the multi-decade tradition of Arena truly came to an end as students received computerized schedules after period 3 homerooms. Immediately after students received their schedules, cell phones were out and fingers working at lightning speed, racing over keypads to text friends, check ratemyteachers.com, and inform parents about their schedules...

2011: The Year of the Sequels

2011: The Year of the Sequels

January 2, 2011

As we enter a new decade, it is becoming more difficult for blockbusters to spring from novel ideas. Instead, studios and screenwriters alike are choosing to continue on with juggernaut series. In 2011, the trend continues. This year will be the year of the sequels. Here’s a list of movies sure to be a crow favorite – an...

December 8, 2010 | Candlelight Fever

December 8, 2010 | Candlelight Fever

December 8, 2010

12:45 p.m. | Westport's K-12 Music Supervisor David Weiner carries boxes of programs into his office in preparation for this weekend's 70th annual Candlelight Concert....

Movie Review: "Jackass 3D"

Movie Review: "Jackass 3D"

October 18, 2010

Jalizza Pedro '11 Staff Writer The funny boys of MTVare back in "Jackass 3D," the third installment and the first 3D version in the Jackass saga. It accrued over $50 million in its opening weekend, proving to already be a cinematic success. As the group of mischievous men - which features actor John...

September 21, 2010 | Take A Number

September 21, 2010 | Take A Number

September 21, 2010

10:30 a.m. At this  time of the year, the guidance office is booked with what seems like endless student appointments. Seniors are busy sending in transcript requests, while juniors are busy signing up for PSAT's and SAT's....

Free Parking: Administation Issues Parking Permits to Juniors

Free Parking: Administation Issues Parking Permits to Juniors

May 28, 2010

Victor Hollenberg '10 Editor-In-Chief Juniors holding valid licenses will be able to apply for parking permits in Staples’ student lots beginning May 17, according to the administration. Owing to the departure of over 300 seniors on internships, the increased amount of parking space available...

Juniors to be Issued Parking Permits After Beginning of Internship

May 16, 2010

Victor Hollenberg '10 Staff Writer Juniors holding valid drivers’ licenses will be able to apply for parking permits in Staples’ student lots beginning May 17, according to the administration. Owing to the departure of over 300 seniors on internships, the increased amount of parking space a...

May 5, 2010 | Who Stole the Candy from the Candy Jar?

May 5, 2010 | Who Stole the Candy from the Candy Jar?

May 5, 2010

8:20 am. The faculty candy jar, located in copier room of the main office, was stolen sometime after school on May 4. The jar was funded by teachers, and was stocked by school staffer Laura Blair who believes that a student was behind the theft--ironic that it happened during teacher appreciation week....

People Freshmen SHOULD Know

People Freshmen SHOULD Know

August 25, 2008

Grace Shay '10 Features Editor Out of the roughly 150 administrators and teachers at Staples, there are a few key members that you, the freshmen, should learn to love (other than the obvious, like Mr. Dodig-yes, he's the principal). Need a band-aid? Late for class? These friendly faculty members ...

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