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A longstanding Staples tradition, Senior Showdown is a nerf-shooting tournament during which participating seniors are given a target to “assassinate” while avoiding elimination at the hands of a foam dart themselves.

Seniors take aim at ‘Senior Showdown’

Caroline Coffey '22, Staff Writer May 13, 2022

Intricate disguises, phony pizza deliveries and post-practice stakeouts. Every rustle in the bushes and every unfamiliar car that pulls down the street is scrutinized with a keen eye and trained ear. The...

This is an example of the backpacks that the senior girls wear to school for the second semester tradition. The girls bring all sorts of children’s backpacks to commemorate their final semester as high schoolers. This is an example of the backpacks that the senior girls wear to school for the second semester tradition. The girls bring all sorts of children’s backpacks to commemorate their final semester as high schoolers. Photo by Lily Klau ’23

Senior girls celebrate second semester with children’s backpacks

Lily Klau ’23 , Creative Director February 16, 2022

As I walked through the hallways on the first day of second semester, it was like a flashback to elementary school: in a sea of what are normally black North Face backpacks, the hallway was popping with...

Coordinators Marley Lopez-Paul ’21 and Natalia Maidique ’21 encourage fellow seniors to sign up for Senior Showdown.

Senior Showdown proceeds, brings sense of normalcy for seniors

Tallula Stvan ’21, Arts editor May 11, 2021

As the school year comes to an end, seniors are looking forward to prom, internships and graduation. However, others have been occupying their minds with only one thing: strategizing how to win Senior...

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