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Administration reevaluates attendance, cell phone use

Administration reevaluates attendance, cell phone use

Abby Intveld and Dani Orloff

September 16, 2018


Filed under News

According to Assistant Principal Jessica Busse, after analyzing last year’s attendance data, the new administration felt they needed to solve the issues the data presented. “When (Todd) Goggleye and I first started, we started looking at attendance and one of the data pieces was that we had 156 s...

Senior leads MED Club as president

Senior leads MED Club as president

Avia Kaner-Roth and Esther Gendler

December 4, 2017


Filed under Student Profiles

When senior MED Club president Hannah Wolk heard about the MED Club two years ago, she felt very excited to join. “I joined because I have always been interested in going into a medical field, but I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to be,” Wolk said. Wolk said she always was interested i...

GLCs enforce senior open lunch policy

GLCs enforce senior open lunch policy

Sumaya Mohamed and Yonit Krebs

September 13, 2017


Filed under News

Heading to McDonald’s, sophomore Hafza Da’ud said she was surprised when a grade level coordinator (GLC) caught her and wrote her name down. Da’ud said he then sent her off with a warning that next time an incident happened she would have to speak with the assistant principals. On September 8, ...

Opinion: New absence policy Ineffective, inconvenient

Opinion: New absence policy Ineffective, inconvenient

Elise Riley

March 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The new absence policy this semester is ineffective and overall creates more problems for students than it solves. The absence policy put in place states students will be marked unexcused absent after five minutes, compared to 10 minutes last semester. The idea of the new absence policy encour...

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