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WPS eliminates Wednesday before Thanksgiving

WPS eliminates Wednesday before Thanksgiving
November 12, 2018
Westport Public Schools no longer has school on Wednesday Nov. 21, the day before Thanksgiving, to allow for a more family-oriented break. With the day typically having lots of absenteeism from the student body, the administration found the day to lack educational productivity.

Football team reflects on 2017 season

Football team reflects on 2017 season
December 9, 2017

By: Lily Kane '20 & Julia Lombardo '20

Thanksgiving traditions: thousands ‘trot’ for the annual Turkey Trot

Thanksgiving traditions: thousands ‘trot’ for the annual Turkey Trot
December 6, 2017

By Bailey Blaike '19 Thanksgiving morning for a typical high school student often consists of sleeping in past 10 a.m. and doing nothing until the Thanksgiving feast. However, for approximately 5,000...

Students share perspectives on Black Friday

Students share perspectives on Black Friday
November 29, 2017

By Sasha Narang and Erin Lynch '18

To Die for: Thanksgiving desserts

To Die for: Thanksgiving desserts
November 27, 2017

By Cate Casparius '19

Appetizing apple dessert

Appetizing apple dessert
November 23, 2017

By Caroline Blevins '18

Students explain ‘distaste’ towards Thanksgiving

Students explain ‘distaste’ towards Thanksgiving
November 23, 2017

By Sasha Narang '18 Ah, Thanksgiving. The one holiday that's sole purpose is to eat your heart out...and to appreciate the things you’re grateful for, of course. While many students look forward to...

5 survival tips to prepare for family’s Thanksgiving dinner

5 survival tips to prepare for family's Thanksgiving dinner
November 22, 2017

By Roxy Augeri ’20 With Thanksgiving around the corner, a large majority of students are traveling around the country. I thought I could help out with some tips to make travelling a breeze. Tip...

How to have a successful friendsgiving

How to have a successful friendsgiving
December 6, 2016

By. Ivy Prince '17 November and Dec. is the best time of year. From Thanksgiving to the holidays, we enjoy relaxing breaks while enjoying time with our family and friends. The best thing to look forward...

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Without the Turkey

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Without the Turkey
December 2, 2016

By: Erin Lynch ’18 & Alexandra Sprouls ’19 While the main Thanksgiving meal is notoriously the turkey, vegetarians and vegans instead choose to reach for the sides to stay in line with their morals. The...

The “right” way to go Black Friday shopping

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November 23, 2016

By Bailey Blaikie '19 How to go Black Friday shopping while avoiding the insanity of long lines and outrageous shoppers Black Friday, the day following Thanksgiving, is the day to score the best...

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