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Staples Boys Hockey improves to 2-0 with win over Joel Barlowe

Staples Boys Hockey improves to 2-0 with win over Joel Barlowe

December 21, 2010

Emily Goldberg '12 Web News Editor Alternate captain and starting goalie Luke Andriuk '11 prepares himself for the Falcons attack. | Photo contributed by Anna Andriuk The Staples Co-op boys hockey team improved their record to 2-0 on Dec. 18 when they faced off against the Joel Barlow Falcons at the S...

Staples, So Not Land of the Free

Staples, So Not Land of the Free

October 1, 2010

Farrel  Levenson '11 Features Editor Freshman year, it was period two and then period three. Sophomore and junior year, it was period seven. Each year, it was an opportunity for a food run, a study sesh, or even a quick nap. And I got used to it. Thanks to these free periods, I have, in my three ye...

School Rules: A Look at Some of the Unwritten Laws at Staples

School Rules: A Look at Some of the Unwritten Laws at Staples

October 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia Petey Menz '11 Executive Editor Deep within the supposedly progressive halls of Staples High School lurks a system of hierarchy rank more entrenched and immobile than the Indian caste system. Legend has it that it was this system that convinced Karl Marx that a classless socie...

Farrel’s Top Ten Arena Tips

Farrel's Top Ten Arena Tips

June 16, 2010

Farrel Levenson '11 Features Editor Prioritize. If you really want Teacher A, and your life depends on it, you better first go to the booth for Teacher A. And go back. And again. And Again. Maybe the planets will align and a spot will open up. 2. Girls- cry. This isn’t 100 percent effective,...

Schedule Building Made Easy

Above is an example of a generated schedule. With the teachers and periods chosen this person has 14 options for their schedule.

June 10, 2010

Stevie Klein '12 News Editor As soon as the master schedule comes out, students can be seen building their schedules manually, trying their best to get certain teachers, avoid others, and even be in classes with friends. However, there is a way to do all of this by only a click of a button. O...

Around The World in 150 Days: AP World Finishes First Year At Staples

AP World teacher Carol Avery instructs her class.  | Photo by Madeline Hardy '11

April 16, 2010

Haris Durrani '11 Opinions Editor With Advanced Placement tests round the corner, AP World History will complete its first year at Staples this June. While the College Board’s curriculum may attempt to tackle too much material, many students and teachers agree it is a strong first step in the Social Studies Departm...

Wrecker Hockey Falls to Ridgefield Tigers

Kyle Wehmhoff '12 takes a shot on goal in a recent game against Housatonic. | Photo courtesy of stapleshockey.com (Anna Andriuk)

January 7, 2010

Emily Goldberg '12 Web Sports Editor The Staples-Weston Co-op Boy’s hockey team fell to the Ridgefield Tigers on Jan. 6. Coming off a 10-3 win against Housatonic last Saturday, this was a disappointing defeat. The 1-9 loss to Ridgefield will lower the Wrecker’s record to 2-5. With a solid start ...

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