The Roar

FPS looks to rebound after down year

Reilly Stein

October 22, 2019

After a down year for the school’s Future Problem Solving’s team, Chloe Seifert (10) has confidence in what this year’s version can accomplish. "I started in seventh grade because I had heard about the club and I thought...

School plans for additional security cameras

October 15, 2019

Brevard Public Schools recently sent surveyors to the campus for the purpose of adding additional security cameras throughout the school. "We figured out where we wanted them and where we needed them," School Resource Offic...

Underclass final exams start Friday

May 21, 2019

With the end of the school year closing in, that means final exams are too. Junior Ishaan Jathal said he’s not too worried about finals though because everything comes easy for him. “I took five AP classes so I don’t reall...

New law makes texting while driving a primary offense

May 14, 2019

A proposal to make texting while driving a primary offense in the state of Florida was put into action April 29 when Gov. Ron DeSantis signed HB 107 into law. School Resource Officer Valerie Butler said she thinks this change was...

Claims of carcinogens in groundwater

May 13, 2019

Higher-than-normal rates of cancer have been reported in two ZIP codes that include Satellite Beach, Indian Harbour Beach, South Patrick Shores, Suntree, Palm Shores and Viera, according to a recently released report by the Florida ...

Chemistry students make teacher feel appreciated

May 9, 2019

Third and fourth period AP Chemistry students surprised teacher Carolyn Horst in her classroom recently by giving her a gift to welcome her back after she missed three days of class because of a car accident. “I definitel...

Still no teacher contract as year nears end

May 9, 2019

After yearlong negotiations over teachers’ contracts, Brevard Public Schools is now in a mediation process to decide the terms of the document. County teachers have not had an official contract this entire school year and thi...

Excitement stirs for yearbook distribution

May 9, 2019

The end of the year always means tests: AP exams, finals, and FSAs. But it also means yearbook distribution, which junior Shelbi Winslow is eagerly awaiting. “I usually get [a yearbook] every year,” Winslow said. “...And...

Anatomy classes dissect cats

April 27, 2019

Dissections have been underway for the anatomy class at the end of the school year. Anatomy teacher Maggie Molledo has had her students perform many throughout the course of their studies. “What we’re doing right now is rabbits, ...

NHS pet food drive ends Friday

April 22, 2019

National Honor Society currently is holding its first non-affiliated pet food drive to collect wet or dry cat and dog food. The drive, which lasts through Friday, was initiated to help senior members earn the 20 points they need in...

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