Marching Band competitions

Kara Bade, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

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Even though band and marching band seem like the same activity, they are completely different. The main difference between the two is that students in marching band, need to play an instrument well, perform, play at sporting events,...

Freshman opinions on one lunch

Jenna Cohen, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

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One lunch has been a staple a school for four years now. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors know it, but what about freshman? How do they feel about possibly one of the most important things to students? When asked their favorite...

Attendance change

Aayush Pai, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

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The school has a new attendance policy. Rules such as if a senior gets 10 unexcused absences, then the student may have to take exams earlier than expected are still here. That was made to make sure seniors stay in school and...

Teachers’ Advice for the AP Exams

March 16, 2018

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Students in AP classes are gearing up for the annual AP exams, which are college-level tests administered each May by The College Board. These tests offer the opportunity to earn credits and advanced placement in college courses,...

DECA Districts

March 16, 2018

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On Jan. 11, DECA students went to Regency Mall to compete in the first of three competitions. DECA is a club for students enrolled in a marketing class. There are three types of marketing classes that students can take: sports...

National School Counseling Calls for Celebration

Mary Comerford

March 16, 2018

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National School Counseling Week celebrates the school counselors’ dedication and hard work. It occurred the first week in February and acknowledged the work of our five counselors. The week was established to gain public...

Student Gov’t Day Brings Excitement

Mary Comerford

March 16, 2018

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The tradition of Student Government Day in Henrico County Schools has been celebrated since May 8, 1958. Students from each high school in Henrico County have the opportunity to shadow government and school officials. The sponsors...

Aidyn Mentry twirls her way through competitions

Celina Ng

March 16, 2018

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Throughout high school, many students participate in various extracurricular activities such as clubs, sports, music, and art. These activities give students the opportunity to learn new skills and meet new people who share the...

All-Star Students Learn on the Court

March 16, 2018

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Annual All-Star basketball games have started again this year. All Star games are a great opportunity for students with disabilities to compete in basketball games and represent their school against other teams in the area. ...

Lights, Cakes, Party or Celebration Around the World

Neebal Aridi

March 16, 2018

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Every year in February, people celebrating Mardi Gras fill the streets all over the world. Mardi Gras is a huge day that people party hard, especially in places like New Orleans and France. Mardi Gras is all about eating as much...

DECA Districts

Dot Lower

March 16, 2018

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On January 11, DECA students went to Regency Mall to compete in the first of three competitions. DECA is a club for students enrolled in a marketing class. There are three types of marketing classes that students can take: sports...

Controversy at the Olympics has not been Overlooked

Matt Shriner

March 16, 2018

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The Winter Olympics is a very special event that only comes around every four years during February. Many look forward to cheering on their respective and countries hoping for the gold in every event. This year, it’s held in...

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