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Physics begins drone for competition

November 15, 2019

Joseph Estevez's physics club plans to participate in the Innovation Games, a competition for racing aquatic drones. The club will start thinking of main ideas for the construction and build of the drone at their next meeting,...

Yearbook staff grows in size

November 14, 2019

Along with the new yearbook adviser, there was another change to the yearbook team this year. There was a large increase in the number of team members compared to last year, and the extra people have helped the teams focus more...

Border wall in jeopardy

November 14, 2019

A recent government report shows smugglers have been able to cut through the border wall separating the United States from Mexico. The border wall, which President Donald Trump has claimed to be impenetrable, was perforated...

New teacher ignites chemistry classes

November 14, 2019

Dawn Gregor is heating up the climate on campus, teaching Chemistry Honors and AP Chemistry after holding a similar position at American Heritage School in Plantation for 21 years. "Adapting to the West Shore environment is...

Facebook takes heat for political ads

October 28, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren has recently criticized Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for his decision to not ban political ads by claiming that "it would help Trump win." This criticism comes a week...

Zelaya smashes competition at video game fund-raiser

October 28, 2019

Carlos Zelaya (11) took home the $50 first prize in Tuesday’s smash bros tournament held after school in the auditorium as the Junior Class officers continues it journey in raising as much money as they can for Prom. Class officers...

Club places emphasis on history

October 22, 2019

Social studies teacher Amy Dimond has opened up her room for History Club meetings, which will take place every Thursday during Power Hour B and are open for everyone.   “We come together and discuss historical events ...

Spirit Week 2019

Olivia Blackwell, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

The school’s annual Spirit Week kicks off Monday with festivities including various dress-up days and the juniors-versus-seniors Powderpuff game football game Friday. The themes for the week are “Murica”  Monday, “T...

Freshman looks forward to Europe trip

May 21, 2019

She walked down the city street, watching the red double-decker buses race by, fascinated by the beautiful colors of stings of light hanging across the street, then her table partner tapped her on the shoulder and woke her ou...

EFSC summer term starts this week

May 13, 2019

Many Eastern Florida State College dual-enrollment students will be starting their respective summer classes while the high-school year is still ongoing. Classes for the Term A session will begin this week, approximately two weeks...

AP exam conflict causes consternation

May 13, 2019

While Advanced Placement testing is scheduled to conclude May 17, some students will have to make up exams after the two-week scheduled testing window, due to conflicting examination times. One such conflict involves the AP Spanish...

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