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[Sept. 2016 Sports] Fantasy football invokes intense competition among students

October 11, 2016

By Daniel Harizman ’19  & Jesse Levinson ’17 Web Opinions Editor Not long into class, he gives up trying to prevent his head from falling into the soft cushion of his forearm. Motionless, he lies sprawled on his desk; his textbook, practically glued shut, sits beneath him. Friends try to...

Staples robotics team takes on worlds

Staples robotics team takes on worlds

Megan Doyle, Web Opinions Editor

May 6, 2016

It’s the end of a three day competition on March 18, and the robotics team, i2r, anxiously waits for their name to be called. They’re at East Super Regionals and have been nominated for six awards. In order to qualify for Worlds, they need to win at least one. Finally, the judges announce the...

The truth behind March Madness

The truth behind March Madness

Lauren Stack, Public Relations Manager

April 5, 2016

Walking into the cafeteria I notice that something is off. Impressed, I notice all the guys are working diligently on their laptops, intensely studying and concentrating almost with fury.  They must be working really hard to get that GPA up or maybe studying for the upcoming ACT. Then the lightbulb goes of...

Staples’ We the People secures third

Staples’ We the People secures third

Katelyn DeAgro, Staff Writer

December 19, 2015

On Friday 12, 2015, a select number of Advanced Placement American Government classes competed in the annual We the People competition. Staples High School scored third overall in the entire competition coming in close behind both Greenwich in second and Trumbull in first place. “Each judge gave a...

We The People students participate in statewide competition

We The People students participate in statewide competition

Emily Olrik, Features Editor

December 16, 2015

The We The People sections of the A.P. U.S. Government and Politics course recently participated in the We The People competition at Central Connecticut State University last Friday. We The People is a specialized section of the government and politics course at Staples that designates time away from the ...

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