The Roar

  • Blackboard slated to replace Edline
  • Bailey’s Bolshoi Ballet
  • Senior prank draws mixed reviews
  • From scary ’Carrie’ to fun ‘Footloose’
  • Brevard Zoo celebrates parents with discounts
  • Blackboard slated to replace Edline

    Blackboard slated to replace Edline

    May 23, 2018

    During the summer, Brevard County schools will begin to implement Blackboard Connect, a learning management system similar to Edline where teachers can upload material such as upcoming tests, projects, homework, class expectations, and progress reports. The reason for this change is because...

  • Bailey’s Bolshoi Ballet

    Bailey’s Bolshoi Ballet

    May 12, 2018

    Freshman Bailey Hetzel will soon be traveling to New York City for a summer intensive with the Bolshoi Ballet Academy. The intensive is taught by Russian ballet professionals and ballet dancers must try out prior to the intensive in order to attend the three-week summer program. Hetzel traveled to the...

    Freshman Bailey Hetzel visited New York in February.

  • Senior prank draws mixed reviews

    Senior prank draws mixed reviews

    May 12, 2018

    On the morning of May 4, the students arrived at school to discover a number of pranks set up by the seniors. The night before during the high school awards, select senior were busy setting up the school for senior prank day. "We did a variety of pranks," senior Ben Lack said. "In the cafeteria we...

    Caution: Wet Floor High-stepping over the hundreds of water filled cups placed at random on the cafeteria floor, seventh graders Alice S., Audrey D, and Shayla R. experience one of the many pranks played by the seniors. Keeping to tradition, the graduating class spent an estimated 3.5 hours setting up all the pieces of mischief the morning of May 4. Their various pranks followed the loose theme of mayhem, which included: the moving of desks out of classrooms, plastic-wrapping the school, stacking the lunch tables, and slicking the handles and railings with Vaseline. "It was really funny, I really liked the cups and the Seran Wrap, but I hated the Vaseline on the railings," Alice S. said. "Every time I went up and down the stairs, I would hold on to the railings and get Vaseline all over my hands."

    By Haley Alvarez-Lauto

  • From scary ’Carrie’ to fun ‘Footloose’

    From scary ’Carrie’ to fun ‘Footloose’

    May 12, 2018

    The Henegar Center for the Arts recently announced a change from “Carrie” to “Footloose” in the Feller Theaters’ summer musical for high-schoolers. “Carrie,” originally written by Stephen King, involves a high-school girl who gets embarrassed in class and gains telekinetic powers which ...

  • Brevard Zoo celebrates parents with discounts

    Brevard Zoo celebrates parents with discounts

    April 30, 2018

    In anticipation of Mother's Day and Father's Day, Brevard Zoo has announced that it will be offering numerous discounts to parents visiting the zoo with their families on either holiday. The main deal is free admission for mothers and fathers on their respective holidays, as long as they are accompanied...

    courtesy Brevard Zoo

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