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Journalism 1 students vying to join TV pro staff

May 1, 2017

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Journalism 1 hopefuls have been gathering in journalism teacher Mark Schledorn's classroom on Thursdays during Power Hour A to audition for joining the TV Productions staff for the 2017-2018 school year. "The meetings...

French students react to recent France terror attack

May 1, 2017

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A recent terror attack on France left one police officer dead and three others injured at the Champs-Élysées is on many French students’ minds. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but officials ...

Proposed bills could increase book censorship in schools

May 1, 2017

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Two new bills brewing in the Florida Senate and House may either leave some students and parents roaring with protest, or it may leave some students and parents joyful of their newfound "freedoms". Both HB 989 and SB 1202 call for a change in the way classroom materials...

High-schoolers prepare for AP exams

May 1, 2017

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Advanced Placement testing begins this week for high-school students. Junior Lucia Carcieri is preparing for AP Language, AP Government and Economics and AP Environmental Science. "For APES, my good friend Alexa gave me...

Students prepare for AP testing

April 28, 2017

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With AP testing starting Monday, many students find themselves cramming in as much knowledge and know-how as they can in order to earn a 3 or higher on their exams in order to receive AP credit for their courses. During AP...

Senior follies leaves them laughing

April 28, 2017

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Senior Jett Morgan and Sophomore Naya Erfe had a few laughs during the Senior-Faculty FolSenior lies held in the school gym Friday. "I like Senior Follies,” Erfe said. “It's a chance for students and teachers to make...

NEHS holds inductions

April 24, 2017

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The National English Honor society recently held its annual induction ceremony to welcome new members. “I was pleased with the inductions and the selections for new officers,” senior Savannah Green said. Poet B...

Students win trophies at Latin State Forum

April 22, 2017

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Five students left this year's Latin State Forum with trophies and a total of 17 students took home ribbons, placing within the top 10 in their category. The event was held from April 5 to April 8 in Orlando. "Only 21 schools...

Fall course selection in full swing

April 18, 2017

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With the 2017-2018 school year now in sight, students begin to pick their class schedules for the upcoming year. " I based [what classes] off what I needed to take to graduate" sophomore Valery Linkenhoker said. "Then I scheduled...

FCA shows attitude of servitude

April 3, 2017

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Fellowship of Christian Athletes are making strides with new service projects as they develop further into a club on campus. The club recently completed the distribution of greeting cards to faculty members around campus. J...

French Honor Society membership grows

March 29, 2017

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The French Honor Society has gained 30 new members in the last month.  The induction ceremony for all new members will take place today in the Media Center at 2:15. "I feel like that these members are a great addition ...

Service-hours deadline looms

March 29, 2017

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As the end of the school year draws near, some students are struggling to meet the 25-hour service requirement. Freshman Rosellen Rodriguez was thrown for a loop when she realized that it is not likely that West Shore will be...

NJHS prepares for inductions

March 28, 2017

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The National Junior Honor Society is holding its annual induction ceremony on April 4. “There is going to be a ceremony in the auditorium so the new members can officially be inducted and receive their certificates,” NJHS off...

Prom heads to the woods

March 28, 2017

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Prom is set for Saturday at the Viera Holiday Inn from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. The theme for prom will be an enchanted forest. "This prom is going to be a great one," senior Nick Pekmezian said. "It's disappointing knowing this...

AP students sample Old World cusines

March 17, 2017

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To reflect on their studies about the Colombian  Exchange, Advanced Placement World History students recently brought in different food from the Old World and had to incorporate one of the four vegetables that they were ...

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