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Choice between lifetime and team physical education splits genders

Choice between lifetime and team physical education splits genders

Claudia Chen, Sports Editor

April 3, 2014

For several weeks, students have been selecting classes. Honors or A? Culinary or drawing? And for sophomores this year: lifetime or team physical education? Guidance counselor Deborah Slocum said that the choice is gender-divided, with most boys choosing team and most girls deciding on lifetime; for ma...

Keeping Up With the Pace: Additional Cardio Testing Implemented in Fitness Exam

Keeping Up With the Pace: Additional Cardio Testing Implemented in Fitness Exam

May 27, 2011

This year, students are not only taking the physical fitness tests twice, but they must also complete both the pacer test and the mile test. “Some kids do better on the mile than on the pacer, or the other way around, so it gives students the opportunity to do well,” David Gusitsch said. Gusitsch explained that having the physical fitness test twice a year will allow students to see the...

To Change or Not to Change

To Change or Not to Change

December 13, 2010

Will McDonald Staff Writer The boys’ locker room has not been renovated in decades, but due to a school rule that prohibits changing clothing anywhere else, the locker room is the only choice that students have. However, many students elect to ignore the rule and instead change in the school bathrooms. Some actually thi...

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