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June 1, 2011 | Let the Games Begin

June 1, 2011 | Let the Games Begin

June 1, 2011

9:20 a.m. Students received their computerized schedules for the first time in decades today during homeroom, which took place after third period. Immediately after the bell rang, frenzied students began comparing schedules in classrooms, as well as in the hallways....

June 1, 2011 | Let the Games Begin

June 1, 2011 | Let the Games Begin

June 1, 2011

9:20 a.m. Students received their computerized schedules for the first time in decades today during homeroom, which took place after third period. Immediately after the bell rang, frenzied students began comparing schedules in classrooms, as well as in the hallways....

May 20, 2011 | Down to Three

May 20, 2011 | Down to Three

May 20, 2011

10:23 a.m. Sarah White's period one personal finance class once held 23 students, but due to senior internships, the class is now down to only three students. Despite low numbers, the class is continuing on with its curriculum. During today's class, remaining students Ian Greene '11, Rachel Harnick '11, and Kate Harnick '11 worked on a computer program that let them simulate managing finances i...

From The Halls of Staples to the Miami Heat: The Story of Tom Haberstroh '04

From The Halls of Staples to the Miami Heat: The Story of Tom Haberstroh '04

May 15, 2011

Eight months ago, Tom Haberstroh watched LeBron James announce that he would be taking his talents to South Beach to play for the Miami Heat. Little did the 2004 Staples High School graduate know that James’ decision to play with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh would change his life forever. Just three months a...

May 10, 2011 | Admit One

May 10, 2011 | Admit One

May 10, 2011

11:25 a.m. Photo by Bryan Schiavone '13 Bobby Shea '11 signs up for end of year activities, including the senior class trip to Six Flags and the prom. Today was the last day to sign up for both activities. ...

December 22, 2010 | Four For You, Glenn Coco!

December 22, 2010 | Four For You, Glenn Coco!

December 22, 2010

8:54 a.m. Zoe Cohen '13 receives a candygram from Marni Schulman '12. Cohen was one of the many students who received candygrams, which the Global Friendship club distributed today. The club raised almost 2,000 dollars for Save the Children through the sales....

November 15, 2010 | Multi-Cultural Presentation

November 15, 2010 | Multi-Cultural Presentation

November 15, 2010

9:27 a.m. Introduced by The South African Refugee Aid Association Club at Staples, a multi-cultural performance was held today in the auditorium. The South African dancers paraded across the stage to teach students about their homeland. ...

November 11. 2010 l Veterans Honored

November 11. 2010 l Veterans Honored

November 11, 2010

8:42 a.m. As if the Stars and Stripes knew extra eyes were watching her today, the flag waved beneath a deep blue sky on Veteran's Day, 2010.  Some school districts have the day off; Westport chooses to observe the day by having school so that assemblies and other ceremonies can be held. ...

November 4, 2010 | JSA Meeting

November 4, 2010 | JSA Meeting

November 4, 2010

2:47 p.m. One of Staples' numerous clubs, Junior State of America (JSA), held its weekly meeting today after school. At this meeting, newer members and older members played bonding games to get to know each other and introduce themselves. JSA has its next convention in Boston, MA on November 12....

September 27, 2010 | Shelter Skelter

September 27, 2010 | Shelter Skelter

September 27, 2010

2:20 p.m. Staples experiences a moment of tenderness as  student Gabe Block '11 shelters his friend Yuri Lenskiy '11 from today's rainy weather as the two of them wait for their respective buses to arrive....

September 17, 2010 | Go Team Go

September 17, 2010 | Go Team Go

September 17, 2010

12:00 p.m. Posters made by the varsity cheerleaders hang on the windows in the cafeteria. These posters filled with words of encouragement cheer on the Staples football team as they face their first home game today. The game is today at 3 p.m. against Trinity Catholic....

Registration Without Taxation

September 14, 2010

Inklings Editorial It’s difficult to deny that Staples students are given many resources. With the continuing importance of education in today’s society, it’s fair to say that this gives Stapleites opportunities that others may not have. But the excellence of the education provided does no...

September 2, 2010 | Lookin’ Fresh

September 2, 2010 | Lookin’ Fresh

September 2, 2010

11:18 a.m. Freshmen wait in line to register before getting their photos taken for the 2010-11 school year. Freshmen and sophomores will have their pictures taken today, while juniors and seniors will wait until tomorrow for their pictures during their English classes....

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