Inklings News

New actions need to be taken to remember those who have inspired change

New actions need to be taken to remember those who have inspired change

Jake Navarro ’20

February 18, 2019

Black History Month is the time where Staples students should be talking about Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks and Harriet Tubman. Instead, murmurs of Tom Brady’s Super Bowl performance and February break are filling the hallways. Black History Month is a time to remember and praise certain Afr...

New graduation requirements inflate coursework for already stressed students

New graduation requirements inflate coursework for already stressed students

Claire Redmer ’21

February 18, 2019

As a student at Staples, I am in an environment in which striving to take the most intense classes possible is no rarity. This characteristic of the community has become especially noticeable during the time of choosing courses. Throughout the past week, I have heard many kids expressing their desire to...

Three Wise Guys’ discuss boys’ basketball late season push

Three Wise Guys’ discuss boys’ basketball late season push

Kevin Greer '19, Zach Strober '19 and Jack Shapiro ‘19

February 13, 2019

Midterm review period holds a permanent spot on exam schedule

Midterm review period holds a permanent spot on exam schedule

Evi Tarshis '20, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

The newly instated review period will continue to be scheduled for years to follow due to an abundance of positive feedback from Staples students and teachers.

Girls’ basketball suffers close loss against the Stamford Knights

Girls’ basketball suffers close loss against the Stamford Knights

Maya Reiner ’21 and Lucy Arrow ’21

February 5, 2019

Staples boys’ basketball clinches spot in state tournament

Staples boys’ basketball clinches  spot in state tournament

February 1, 2019

By Eli Corenthal '19 and Brian Wilk '19 Staples boys’ basketball defeated Westhill 64-44 on Jan 29, clinching a spot in the Connecticut Division III State Tournament. The Wreckers were led by captain Jake Thaw ‘20 putting up 20 points in the win. “The past couples games we’ve been in...

Students opinions on new exam schedule for 2019

Students opinions on new exam schedule for 2019

Caroline Donohue '20 and Emily Stone '20

January 9, 2019

Three Wise Guys break down Staples boys’ basketball start

Three Wise Guys break down Staples boys’ basketball start

Kevin Greer ’19, Jack Shapiro ’19 and Zach Strober ’19

January 9, 2019

Staples boys’ basketball dominates on opening night

Staples boys’ basketball dominates on opening night

By Greg Settos '19 and Kevin Rabacs '19

January 4, 2019

The Staples boys’ basketball team began their 2018 campaign with a dominant 71-49 win at Weston on on Dec. 15. Led by captain point guard Jake Thaw ’20 who scored 28 points, the Wreckers went on an early 18-7 run and took control of the game for its entirety. “I think we did a really good...

Three Wise Guys jump into girls’ Staples basketball season

Three Wise Guys jump into girls’ Staples basketball season

Kevin Greer ’19, Zach Strober ’19 and Jack Shapiro ’19

January 2, 2019

Ellis sets the bar high for his senior year

Ellis sets the bar high for his senior year

Lili Romann '19

December 20, 2018

From attending seven hour school days filled with several advanced placement classes, filling the role of team captain at track practice every day after school, completing hours of nightly homework, to leading in TEAM Westport’s club meetings, Chet Ellis’ ’19 schedule is nothing short of packed. ...

Community Advisory Committee recommends options for 2019-20 school year

Community Advisory Committee recommends options for 2019-20 school year

Eddie Kiev '20 and Marlo Von Der Ahe '20

December 9, 2018

After extensive research, the Community Advisory Committee (CAC) has recommended three options to the Westport Board of Education (BOE) on how to proceed in the 2019-2020 school year to compensate for Coleytown Middle School’s (CMS) mold infestation. The three options include housing sixth graders...

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