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Make the high school years count

Taylor Harrington, Breaking News Editor

November 11, 2014

Ever since students watched the Wildcats burst into a synchronized dance number on top of red lunch tables in “High School Musical” while singing “Stick to the Status Quo,” movies have been setting the bar pretty high for what life is like in high school. Eight years after singing along with...

Top five differences between middle school and high school

Top five differences between middle school and high school

Caroline O'Kane, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

Picture this: Big school, little you. It’s your first day of freshman year and you see senior girls in their blue shirts running around and blowing whistles in your ear. Older boys are standing next to you that are taller than your dad. You hear the bell, watch everyone disperse and are left walking...

The Real Life of the American High School

The Real Life of the American High School

Andrea Frost, Features Editor

June 21, 2013

In late Aug. of 2009, the seniors of 2013 woke up for their first day of freshman year timid and not sure of what was to come. They thought that what they knew of high school was going be like what they had seen on TV. While quotes from the infamous movie “Mean Girls” were engraved in their brains,...

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