Inklings News

New A and B day schedule brings timely routine to students during online school

The Saturn app has been re-programmed to show the new A and B day schedules for students during this period of online schooling. Kids will have school from 8:30am-12:15pm everyday, with homework from their teachers to complete after those hours.

Izzy Sareen '22, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

As unprecedented times come upon us, Staples High School has stepped up to the plate to create an efficient and easy way for students to complete their schoolwork online. During the past month, Staples has gone through many rounds of trial and error to find a way for nearly 2000 students to effectively...

Movement to ban racist mascots will satisfy in the upcoming future

Countless organizations, including Dartmouth College, Stanford University, the Kansas City Chiefs, Clevland Indians, Golden State Warriors and Manchester High School have changed their outright derogatory mascots shown here. Each mascot has been changed into things with no offense to any specific ethnic group.

Samantha Felner '22, Paper Opinions Editor

March 25, 2020

Dartmouth College, The Chiefs, Stanford University, Golden-State Warriors, and Manchester High School. What do each of these have in common? Each of these sports teams, colleges, and high schools have rightfully altered their team names and mascots to be politically correct. In the type of society that...

Students express opinions on the recent school start time change

Merel Kanter’22 uses her free period wisely as she catches up on much needed sleep. This is one of the many reasons why voters pushed for a later starting time.

Shira Zeiberg ‘22 and Tori Wilson ‘22

March 10, 2020

Staples students, teachers validate pledge procedure

Students stand up in preparation for the pledge during the extended period each morning.

Anastasia Thumser '22 and Lyah Muktavaram ’22

March 3, 2020

Students share perspectives on Trump’s impeachment

The House of Representatives vote to impeach President Donald Trump on two articles (abuse of power and obstruction of Congress) on Dec. 18.

Andreas Lolis '21 and Graham Wood '21

January 5, 2020

Individual Halloween costumes allow for less stress,drama

Graphic by: Lia Chen '20

Amanda Rowan '22, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

 With Halloween quickly approaching, the list is endless in deciding what costumes you’ll choose for this special day, and it is popular for individuals to coordinate their Halloween costume with a group of friends. I have enjoyed the experience of costume coordinations for Halloweens past. Ever sinc...

Staples students opinions on Wear Orange Weekend

Staples students opinions on Wear Orange Weekend

Mark Didio '20 and Alex Massoud '20, Staff Writer and Web Sports Editor

June 7, 2019

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Removing midterm make-up day hurts students

The midterm season is tough enough, but the removal of the midterm make-up days will cause students to push past flu symptoms and potentially make-up tests after and before school.

Eli Corenthal ’19

December 18, 2018

Midterm season is quickly approaching and there are many new changes unfamiliar to Staples students. The most significant one, perhaps, is the lack of a make-up day built into the midterm schedule. Instead, there are review days––four periods spanning two hours each before exams––but no day to...

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