Changes Needed at SHS to Help Transfer Students Adjust

Corrie McCroskey, Staff Writer

November 12, 2017

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For most students, going back to school feels like a combination of renewed stress, less free time, and getting to see friends you may not have seen over summer, right? You might talk about how unhappy (or happy) you are to b...

Traveling Can Be Life Changing

Ryan Frankel, Staff Writer

November 12, 2017

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As Quarter I comes to a close and the 2016-17 school year rolls on, some SHS students are remembering their life changing summer adventures outside of the United States. As a traveler, each trip I take means so much to me, and...

Scituate Students Enjoy an Abundance of Opportunities

Kara Murray, Contributing Writer

March 23, 2017

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When we, as Scituate High School students, think of education, we think of long, exhausting days and nights slaving away over hours of homework.  When we, as residents of Scituate, Massachusetts, think of education, we probabl...

New Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Sparks Mixed Opinions

Molly Beatey, Contributing Writer

March 23, 2017

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After the confirmation of Betsy DeVos as the 11th Secretary of Education, there has certainly been an uproar -- both positive and negative. According to Eva Moskowitz of the New York Post, supporters of Donald Trump’s education secretary p...

Election Reflection

Cecily Fasanella, Managing Editor

January 31, 2017

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For many Scituate residents, 2017 marks a town-wide move-in day: librarians, book-lovers, and students can’t wait for their newly renovated space. Scituate’s Class of 2024  (current fifth-grade) dreams of roaming the halls of ...

Board of Selectivity?

Emma Golden, Managing Editor

January 31, 2017

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In this day and age, the idea of feminism and gender-neutrality are volatile topics, often generalized and militarized to the most extremist core in passing reference or conversation. These broad and encompassing titles are often...

Where’s the Nature in the Junior English Transcendentalist Unit?

Liam Norton, Contributing Opinion Writer

January 22, 2017

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Today we live in a time when a unit on transcendentalism is powered by technology. We read passages about the benefits of nature while sitting with our faces glued to a screen. Students are more focused on checking their next ...

Why Aren’t We Doing More To Help Refugees?

Alexandra Conroy, Contributing Opinion Writer

January 21, 2017

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The War on Terror has shaken our world to its core. It all started on September eleventh in 2001. President Bush immediately declared war on the terrorists who broke our country. We had to find the people who did this. We had...

Syrian Refugee Crisis Needs Our Attention

Ava Young, Contributing Opinion Writer

January 21, 2017

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In 2017 the issue of immigration, especially in our political climate, is extremely divisive. Immigration, especially through the political lens, is the source of much debate. Although this issue is widely discussed, the human ...

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