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High school credit classes challenge students, provide opportunity

Amanda Vanner, Website Editor

November 19, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics

Students studied for hours on end, making sure they would do great on their upcoming test. Many middle school students decided to take high school credit courses offered in Palm Beach County. Christina Donnelly, Spanish...

Hamlet provides fun learning experience.

Hamlet provides fun learning experience.

Kyle Ahern, Business Manager

November 19, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics

Typing, relevance to this generation of students

Maddy Rubin, Technology Editor

November 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics

Typing, otherwise known as keyboarding, had been around since the invention of the type writer in 1868. Since then, typing had become a common practice, especially among students. Computer graphics and animation teacher Natalie...

Battle of the books members fight for a spot in national competition

Kevin Ahern, Entertainment Editor

November 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics, Sports & Clubs

Read, write questions, repeat. Battle of the books members dedicate time and effort to try and earn a place in Washington D.C at the televised national Battle of the Books Championship. “During the season, you read the book...

Marine lab trip educates students about sea life with snorkeling trips

Rachel Pipkin, Features Editor

November 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics

Seventh grade students had a choice to take a three day trip to the Keys to snorkel, swim, and learn about the ocean. “My favorite part was seeing the deepest section of the water, where we couldn't see the bottom. It made...

School buys new Common Core textbooks

Zac Jacobson, Assistant Editor In Chief

November 6, 2014

Filed under Arts & Academics

As the Florida State Legislature required every school in Florida to teach the new Florida Standards, the School District of Palm Beach County did not have enough state allocated funds to supply new math textbooks because of their...

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