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Staples community opens its doors for the 8th graders

Staples community opens its doors for the 8th graders

October 5, 2018

By Annabelle Iannone '21 and Eloise Ahl '21 Although few of the Staples students have been able to see them during school hours, the CMS eighth graders have joined the high school, yet run on an entirely different schedule. Despite this, Staples’ newest additions have made an impact on the stud...

Bulletproof backpacks revolutionize school safety

Bulletproof backpacks revolutionize school safety

September 18, 2018

By Rebecca Kanfer ’21 Bulletproof backpacks are hitting the halls for the 2018-2019 school year. They’re not the latest fashion symbol, but a means for students to arm themselves against a potential school shooting.   The leading brand of these backpacks are manufactured by Guard Dog Security, a comp...

Student body exaggerates administrative involvement in walkout

Student body exaggerates administrative involvement in walkout

March 28, 2018

By Melanie Lust ’19   If you ask any administrator in our school what their role was in the Staples Walkout, they will immediately respond with "no role at all" except for security. Such was the case when I had the opportunity to speak with assistant principal Richard Franzis, principal...

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